Last updated: May 2018
This website (www.article36.org) is operated by Article 36 and hosted in the United States.
Article 36 will hold your personal data securely in accordance with the Act and GDPR. We do our best to protect your privacy by using security technology appropriately: we make sure that we have appropriate security measures to protect your information and we make sure that when we ask another organisation to provide a service for us, they have appropriate security measures.
Collection and Use of Personal Data
Any personal data that you give us will be treated with the utmost care and security. We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as it is still used for the purpose stated when originally requested.
Should you request that we amend or suppress records containing your personal data, we will endeavour to do so as promptly as practical. However, you may receive communications for a transitional period while we process your records.
The Act gives you the right to see the personal information that Article 36 holds on you. Please direct inquiries to info[at]article36.org.
Revisions to Policy
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Collection and Use of Personal Details
You can visit most pages of this website without stating who you are and without revealing any personal information.
Personal details are not stored or captured without your prior knowledge and consent. Where your personal details are captured (e.g. through web-based forms for online applications, contact forms, registration for events, requests or subscription to our newsletter), you are informed as to what personal information is being collected, who will use it, and for what purpose(s). If you register for an event we organize with a partner, personal information collected through an INEW website-based form might be transmitted to that partner for logistical purposes only. In this case, you will be informed when filling out the form as to what personal information is being transmitted and to whom.
Article 36 does not distribute, sell or rent personal details captured through the website to anyone. As a general rule, Article 36 does not disclose any information identifying you personally, except with your permission or where required by UK law.
Continuous logs are kept of requests received by this website’s web servers as it is accessed. These logs are used to analyse usage of this website.
Each log entry includes the internet protocol (IP) address of the client used (typically, though not necessarily, the IP address of the personal computer (PC) used), the type of client used (typically, though not necessarily, the type and version of web browser used), the URL of the page (or object) requested, the URL of the previous page (or object) requested (known as the ‘referrer’ and could relate to this website or another), and the reference number stored in a cookie created by this website (if one exists).
This website contains hypertext links to sites not operated by Article 36. Article 36 is not responsible for the content or privacy policies or practices of external websites.