Disclaimer and Privacy policy


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Privacy policy

Your privacy on the Learning for Sustainability (LfS) site is critically important to me. This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which I (or any other site manager or administrator) collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the Learning for Sustainability website (“Site”). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by the site.

We are committed to letting you know how we use your personal information. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy.

  • We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, subscribe to the newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we may make available on our Site.
  • Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected: to improve customer service, to personalise user experience, to process payments, to run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature, to send periodic emails.
  • We collect the personal and demographic information that you choose to provide us solely with the objective of delivering the products and services we offer and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
  • We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfilment of those purposes. Only legitimated users can have access to our database of experts but we cannot guarantee that unauthorised parties will not gain access.
  • We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
  • Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
  • We do not forward personal information you provide to us through the website to any other third parties.
  • We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others.
  • We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
  • We use a Linkedin, Facebook and Tweeter Share widget at our website to allow you to share our webpages on these social media. These requests may track your IP address in accordance with their data privacy policy.
  • We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.
  • The LfS manager and authorised administrators have has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will post a notification on the main page of our Site and send you an email. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.
  • We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
  • By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us.