Privacy Policy

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Privacy Policy Statement

The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI respects your privacy, recognizes your need for appropriate protection and management of your Personal Identifiable Information (PII) that you share with us, and is committed to protecting it. The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI has established this Privacy Policy to inform you of our policies and practices regarding how we collect information from you, how we use and disclose it, and your rights with respect to such information. It fulfills a legal requirement to protect a user’s privacy. This Privacy Policy encompasses only our online information gathering and distribution practices and does not apply to any of our practices conducted offline.

Who we are

The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI. Located along Kisaasi – Kulambiro road, just about eight kilometers drive from Kampala City Center, Uganda. Our website address is: https://www.eassi.org

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Use of Cookies

Cookies are text files created by websites that transfer information to your computer. Cookies allow websites to remember information about a user, such as a user’s preferences when visiting the Website. As with most websites, EASSI, by itself and through third party services such as Google Analytics, uses cookies to evaluate use of the Website and improve services. Many improvements and updates to the website are based on the data collected by cookies. Information that we track with cookies includes, without limitation, the total number of visitors and pages viewed and which areas of our website you visited. You can generally opt to disable cookies in your browser. However, if you disable cookies, you may not be able to access certain parts of the Website or certain aspects of the Website may not work correctly.

Comments

If you post a comment on The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI Website, EASSI will collect your name, email address, and your Website (if you choose to share your Website). EASSI may publicly display your name and Website with your comment, but your email address will not be published.

Contact forms

If you contact us through the contact form/leave a message on the website, we will ask that you provide certain Personally Identifying Information (PII) including your first name and last name and email address and you will have the option to provide additional information.We will use the information you provide to contact you back and to respond to any requests.

How we protect your data

We care about the security of your personal data and we employ commercially suitable physical, electronic, and managerial security techniques and procedures to protect your personally identifiable information from unauthorized access by users inside and outside the organization, including encrypting financial donations using SSL. You should be aware, however, that no transmission of data over the Internet is 100% secure and that unauthorized third parties may unlawfully intercept or access private data. You provide us with this information at your own risk.

Links to Other Sites

Visitors to our website should be aware that when they are on the website, they could be directed to other websites that are beyond our control. There are several links to other websites from the pages on our website that take you outside our service. Many of these other websites may send their own cookies to users, collect data, or solicit personal information. The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI has no control over these web sites or how they collect, distribute, or otherwise use any personal information, and we do not guarantee the security of any information that you may disclose. Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI is not responsible or liable for the policies, actions, or content of such websites. These websites are linked only for your convenience and you access them at your own risk. We encourage you to review the terms of service and privacy policies available at these other websites.

Children’s Privacy (Individuals Under 13 Years of Age)

The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI is committed to protecting the privacy of children and encourages parents and guardians to take an active role in their child’s online activities and interests. You must be at least 13 years of age to use this website. The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI does not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal identifiable information about visitors to our website who are under 13 years of age.

Changes to This Policy

The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI reserves the right, at any time and from time to time, to change or modify the privacy and security practices that are described herein. The Eastern African Sub-regional Support Initiative for the Advancement of Women, EASSI reserves the right to make the revised or changed Privacy Policy effective for information we already have about you, as well as any information we receive in the future.

Contacting Us

If you have comments or questions about our Privacy Policy, please contact us by sending an email to eassi@eassi.org 

Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this website, you acknowledge and agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this website.

Privacy Policy Effective Date

This Privacy Policy is effective as of August 1, 2018.

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