Privacy overview

This privacy policy sets out how the Odysseus Unbound Foundation uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

The Odysseus Unbound Foundation is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

The Odysseus Unbound Foundation may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

This policy is effective from 7 October 2017.

What we collect

If you choose to share it with us we may collect the following information:

  • your name
  • your contact information including your address and your email address
  • demographic information such as your country of residence, postcode, preferences and interests

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping, such as for donations made through this website.
  • If you opt in to receive them we may periodically send newsletters containing information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added.

In general, cookies are used for purposes such as to retain user preferences or to help analyse web traffic including by providing anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. This helps us to understand how our web pages are used and to improve our website in order to tailor it to users’ needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website.  A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

 We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites.

However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement.

You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

 If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information you may change your mind at any time by emailing us at [email protected] or by writing to us at our registered address: 53 Edithna Street, London, SW9 9JR.

We will not use your personal information for direct marketing nor will we sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to our registered address: 53 Edithna Street, London, SW9 9JR.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Version 1.0
7 October 2017