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Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us! Please read this statement below to learn more about what information we collect, how we use it and what we do to protect your privacy.

WHAT WE COLLECT



Information about you. When you subscribe to the PeaceGeeks newsletter, we collect your name and email. if you register to volunteer with PeaceGeeks, we ask you to provide us with your name, email, and CV informations. Once you register, you can provide other information about yourself including on your education, work experience and skills, and other information. We use this information to help connect you to relevant and appropriate volunteer postings.

Contact Information. Your personal and contact information settings control (available when you sign up as a PeaceGeeks volunteer) allows you to specify when and how we can contact you.

Articles. If you submit original briefs or articles to us, we will – with your permission - use your name in order to properly credit the content.

HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

How We Use Your Information. We use the information we collect to try to connect existing and potential volunteers and subscribers to relevant opportunities. We may use your information from time to time in order to manage and improve this service, to provide support, to tell you about relevant events or opportunities, and for other purposes that are consistent with advancing the PeaceGeeks mandate.

PRIVACY

Protecting Your Information. We do not share your information with any third parties. Only those people within our team who have a direct need to access your personal information will have access to your profile information.

Privacy Caveats. Although we allow you to set privacy options that limit access and use of your information, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot guarantee that only authorized persons will view your information. We cannot ensure that information you share with PeaceGeeks will not become publicly available. We are not responsible for third party circumvention of privacy settings or security measures on PeaceGeeks. You can reduce these risks by using common sense security practices such as using up-to-date antivirus software.

Privacy Violations. You should report any security or privacy violations to us at privacy@peacegeeks.org. We will respond to your email within 3 business days.

Changes to Privacy Policy. Unless stated otherwise, our current privacy policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account. If we make changes to this Privacy Policy we will notify you by email and on our website.

Consent to Collection & Processing in Canada. By submitting your profile to PeaceGeeks, for email subscription, volunteer applications, or other opportunities, you are giving expressed consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in Canada.

Unsubscribing.  You can opt-out of some or all PeaceGeeks emails at any time by using the Unsubscribe link included in all emails, and we will always honour your subscription preferences. If you are having any issues with PeaceGeeks emails, please contact info@peacegeeks.org