Share-Net International is the knowledge platform on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and operates in seven countries: Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Colombia, Ethiopia, Jordan and the Netherlands. Share-Net International and its country hubs work towards a world in which all people have the freedom of choice, are able to make informed decisions, can take action on their sexual and reproductive health and have access to quality care to meet their sexual and reproductive health needs and rights. Share-Net International aims to strengthen linkages between research, policy and practice through sharing, generating, translating and promoting the use of knowledge for the development of better policies and practices in SRHR. Share-Net International is hosted by KIT Royal Tropical Institute which is a registered company in the Netherlands, the company number is 33185213 0000.
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We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 29 December 2020.
For the purposes of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Share-Net International is the “data controller”.
We collect certain information or data about you when you call us, email us and use our services. This includes:
The general categories of personal information that we may collect for the aforementioned purposes are as follows:
When you register with us, you are agreeing that you are over 18 years of age or are acting with parental consent.
We may use your personal information to:
Under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) we control your personal information about you electronically using the following lawful bases:
legitimate interests: we may process information on the basis there is a legitimate interest, either to you or to us. Where we process your information on this basis, we do after careful consideration whether the same objective could be achieved through other means and whether you would expect us to process your data, and whether you would consider it reasonable to do so. For example, in order to deliver our services for your benefit, we may share your personal data with a trusted third party organization for the purpose of our business activities or to conduct a survey to better understand your needs and requirements of us as set out in section
We store your data on our secure servers in the EU. It may also be stored outside of Europe, where it could be viewed by our staff or suppliers. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this.
Through our business activities, we may disclose your personal information to donors, consortium partners and subcontractors for purposes directly related to the management and delivery of our services. This includes the grant making process where we receive applications from interested parties for funding. Those in question will be obligated to use the personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.
We may also need to disclose your information if required to do so by law and for the purpose of defending our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention).
We take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. All personal information is stored securely in accordance with the principles of the General Data Protection Regulation.
By using our website services, you acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
In case you need passwords to enter our application portal and access our website, you are responsible for keeping the password you use confidential; we will not ask you for your password. The platform and all our web services store your passwords in encrypted and unreadable formats and we are unable to recover your exact password in case you lose it. However, upon formal request we can reset the password to a new machine generated password.
In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available around the world.
You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.
Personal data that we process shall not be kept for longer than is necessary. Our retention period is in line with our contract conditions with the donors we serve and the default legal standard retention period.
Under the GDPR your rights in relation to the personal data we hold are expressed as follows. You have;
If you would like any further information about your rights, please contact us by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Individuals can find out if we hold any personal information by making a ‘subject access request’ under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). If we do hold information about you, we will:
You may exercise your right to withdraw your consent in relation to your personal data being used at any time by written notice to us via email to: email@example.com or by way of letter to:
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By withdrawing your consent this does not affect the lawfulness or processing based on consent before its withdrawal.
When someone visits our website, we use a third-party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behavior patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. The information collected by Google is anonymized. Your IP address is partially masked (namely the last octet).
We do not share data with Google for any reasons other than those stated and also do not use other Google services in combination with Google Analytics cookies, apart from the mutual exchange of web statistics and campaign statistics with our Google AdWords account, for the purposes of tracking website use and conversion events. This method of measurement data exchange results in no or only a very limited infringement of your privacy, as no personal information is collected and we do not use these data to adapt advertisements to your personal preferences.
Our website contains buttons to promote (‘like’) or share (‘tweet’) webpages on social networks like Facebook and Twitter. These buttons work through snippets of code originating in Facebook or Twitter that place cookies in your browser. We have no influence on this. Read the privacy statements of Facebook and Twitter (which can change frequently) to find out what they do with the data they gather through these cookies.
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