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Information We Collect, Why We collect it and How We Use it
User-Provided Information: You provide us information about yourself, such as your name and e-mail address when you signup for our newsletters, competitions, offers, & promotions.
If you correspond with us by e-mail, we may retain the content of your e-mail messages, your e-mail address, and our responses. If you share our content via our social sharing plugin, we will get notified.
We collect this information so we can reach you via email, send you personalized messages, and update you about recent content, promotions, and offers.
Comments: When you leave comments on this site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you comment using the Facebook plugin, your public profile information can be seen.
Like most standard websites, we maintain log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and the number of clicks.
This date may be used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information. We may use a tracking utility that uses log files to analyze user movement.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Links to Other Websites
Analytics & Advertising
innovate4africa.com uses Google Analytics, Facebook Pixel, Twitter Pixels and Linkedin Insight Tags to gather and aggregate general information about user behavior. They may use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our site, compiling reports on site activity for us, and providing other services relating to Site activity, internet usage, and advertising.
They may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on their behalf.
To the best of our knowledge, the information gathered by the listed organization on our behalf is collected in such a way that is in compliance with all privacy laws. It is also our understanding that neither we nor these organizations can easily trace saved information back to any individual user.
We also utilize Google Ads, Facebook Ads & Linkedin Ads services to serve advertisement on relevant content that we think you might be interested in.
For more information about Google Privacy, please see here https://policies.google.com/privacy
For more information about Facebook Privacy, please see here https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For email subscriptions, we retain your data for as long as you are subscribed.
For purchases, we retain this information for as long as is necessary for administrative purposes.
What rights you have over your data
If you have signed up for a newsletter, you can unsubscribe from our newsletters at any time for any reason, by all means, click the “unsubscribe” link that appears at the bottom of every email and newsletter we send. If you have made a purchase or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
We follow accepted industry standards to protect any personal information you have provided to us. However, please be aware that no method of electronic storage can ever be 100% secure. Therefore as is the case with any organization – we are not in a position to guarantee the absolute security of your information.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, innovate4africa.com may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our web site.
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