Privacy policy

Effective September 27, 2016; Version 2.0

OUR COMMITMENT TO YOUR PRIVACY
Stichting The Crowd Versus (‘The Crowd Versus’) is committed to the privacy of all users to its website, www.thecrowdversus.org (‘Website’). To that end, The Crowd Versus has established this Privacy Policy (‘Policy’) to protect each user’s privacy. The Policy explains what and how The Crowd Versus collects, uses, stores and protects the information gathered from its Website. By visiting and using the Website, you agree to this Policy and the uses made of personal information as set forth herein or amended hereafter.

WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED AND HOW IT’S USED
Upon visiting the Website, your browser automatically sends The Crowd Versus your IP-address, the type of browser you are using and certain other information. The Crowd Versus may use this information for research and marketing purposes and to enhance the Website.

When you use our Website to make donations, apply for our Ambassador program or request for information, you will be required to provide personal information. When you have made a donation, The Crowd Versus will solely disclose your first name, last name, email address, country of residence and nationality to the beneficiary fundraiser(s) of the The Crowd Versus project of your choice. The Crowd Versus will not sell, trade, or otherwise disclose personally identifiable information to any third party, unless stated otherwise in this Policy, required by law, or as required to protect The Crowd Versus’ rights. The user database is subject to the Dutch Personal Data Protection Act.

There may be features on the Website allowing you to contact The Crowd Versus via email, which provides The Crowd Versus with your email address and certain other personal information contained in the email. By sending The Crowd Versus email, you demonstrate your consent to knowingly and voluntarily provide us with personal information.

 

USE OF COOKIES
Cookies are used when The Crowd Versus visitors register on the Website. Cookies are small pieces of information transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to enable The Crowd Versus’ systems to recognize your preferences and settings. Cookies collect information such as the type of search engine used, the sections of the Website visited and other website usage information. The Crowd Versus may use this information for research purposes and to enhance the Website. The information is aggregated prior to such use and does not include any personally identifiable information, apart from the email address.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies and you may manually disable them. For more information on disabling cookies, go to the ‘help’ menu on your browser. The Website may still be viewed after disabling cookies.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY
The Crowd Versus may change and update this Privacy Policy, including materially changing the use made of personal information described herein. Any change or update to our privacy policy will be posted on our Website under ‘Privacy Policy’ at least 30 days prior to their implementation. Your continued use of the Website after the effective date of any changes will constitute your acceptance of all of the changes.

QUESTIONS
We welcome your comments and suggestions regarding theThe Crowd Versus’ privacy notice. Please send questions about our Privacy Policy or the information we have collected from you to support@thecrowdversus.org. If you believe your personal information has been misused or handled in such a manner contrary to the Policy stated above, please contact us at support@thecrowdversus.org.

MISCELLANEOUS
This Privacy Policy and any issue or dispute regarding privacy concerns will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of The Netherlands, without regard to any choice of law provisions. This Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between the parties relating to use of the Website and the personal information collected by The Crowd Versus.