Sanitation and Water Entrepreneurship Pact Data Policy
Effective date: June 13, 2018
Last updated: 6 February, 2019
Here we tell you why we collect your personal data, what we collect and when, how we use it as well as the limited conditions under which we may disclose it to others and how we keep it secure. And we inform you about your rights – including how you may opt out, in particular from being counted by the analytics tools we use – and what we expect from you in return.
Who are we?
We are the Sanitation and Water Entrepreneurship Pact or SWEP, a coalition of diverse not-for-profit participant organisations & initiatives. Together, we run this information and education portal. Our legal representative is cewas (see contact details below).
Why do we collect your data and how do we use it?
We do that to
- provide, maintain, monitor usage of and improve this website;
- tailor the information contained therein as well as in our newsletters to your needs and
- detect, prevent and address technical and security issues.
What data do we collect?
While using our website, we may ask you to provide us with your first and last name and email address, namely to contact you with newsletters.
How do we process your data?
To process and use your data, we use the services of the third-party companies Google Analytics and Mailchimp.
What do we commit to with respect to the data that you trust us with?
We are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of our website visitors.
We do not collect, sell, rent or trade email lists or any data with other organisations, companies and businesses.
We make every effort to be in line with the GDPR and with the data protection regulations of Switzerland. This includes taking technical and organisational measures to ensure that your personal data provided through this website is protected. Note that we cannot guarantee absolute protection, as internet-based data transmissions generally may have security gaps.
We may disclose your personal information only when required by law.
And how does that concern you?
By using this website, you allow us to collect and use your data according to this policy.
You may opt out of receiving any communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send. Unless you specifically opt-in to our newsletter or contact us via our website or email address, you will not be contacted by us.
If you intend to rely upon or use the information contained in this website in any way, you are solely responsible for independently verifying it and obtaining independent expert advice if required.
What are the contact points if you have questions or a complaint?
If you wish to access, delete (in some cases) or correct your personal information, or lodge a complaint, please contact:
Sanitation and Water Entrepreneurship Pact
6130 Willisau (Switzerland)
We may change this Policy from time to time by updating this page.
This Policy is effective from 13 June 2018.
Last updated on 6 February 2019 to reflect modification of activity name.