Last updated: July 14, 2023
Information We Collect
While using our platform, we may collect the following types of personal information:
- Your name, contact information, demographic details such as age, gender, and location.
- Information regarding your interests and preferences collected through surveys, polls, or other interactive features on our platform.
- Data related to your use of our platform, including browsing history, search queries, and other platform interactions.
- This information aids us in providing access to our platform and its features, personalizing your experience, enhancing our platform, and ensuring the security and integrity of our platform.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
While you can turn off cookies on your device, this may impact your ability to use some platform features.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes. We may share your personal information with third-party service providers assisting us in providing our platform and its features. These providers must protect your personal information and are prohibited from using it for other purposes.
We may also disclose your personal information if necessary to comply with applicable laws or regulations, enforce our terms of service, or protect our rights or the rights of others.
We implement reasonable measures to shield your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, as no data transmission over the internet or wireless network can be 100% secure.
You can opt out of receiving marketing communications from us at any time. You can also review and update your personal information by logging into your account on our platform.
If you are a California resident, you have the right to request certain information about our collection and use of your personal information. To make a request, please contact us at [email protected].
European Union Residents
If you reside in the European Union, you have certain rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), including the right to access, correct, and delete your personal information. To exercise your rights under the GDPR, please contact us at [email protected].
Our platform may contain links to third-party websites that we do not own or control. We cannot be held responsible for these third-party websites’ privacy practices or content. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of these third-party websites before providing any personal information.
Additional Best Practices and Legal Considerations
- Transparency about the types of personal information we collect, how we collect it, and why we collect it.
- Clear and comprehensible explanations of how users’ personal information will be used.
- Options for users to opt out of certain types of data collection or sharing.
- Compliance with applicable laws and regulations, such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).
Thank you for entrusting us with your personal information and being part of the Pan Afrika Network community.