Use of Information
Invest in Africa is committed to the online privacy of all its users. This policy statement is designed to give a clear explanation of Invest in Africa’s data processing practices.
We will not collect any information about individuals (“personal data”), except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information on this site are:
- Your name
- Your email address
Any information you provide to Invest in Africa (“data”) will be put onto the database and processed by us for sending individuals news alerts from the website as well as tracking of website usage data.
In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information are:
- Type of Internet Browser you are using
- Type of computer operating system you are using
- The domain name of the website from which you linked to our site
What is a 'cookie'?
Cookies are small files which are placed on your computer when you access a website – amongst other things; they help the website user to navigate efficiently between pages and the website operator to track usage of the site.
Cookies cannot contain viruses or anything else that might harm your computer. You can find out more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org
We use the information collected to analyse trends and improve our site for our customers.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the reasons why we use them in the table below.
|Google Analytics||_utma |
|These cookies allow us to record visitor trends over time. Google Analytics uses a cookie to help track which pages are accessed. The cookie contains no personally-identifiable information, but it does use your computer’s IP address to determine from where in the world you are accessing the website and to track your page visits within the website. Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third-parties where required to do so by law, or where such third-parties process the information on Google’s behalf.||Click here for an overview of privacy at Google|
Can you disable cookies?
Yes, your browser will enable you to disable cookies and further information can be found in the “Help” section of your browser or at www.allaboutcookies.org. However, you should note that if you chose to do this, it may have an impact on the quality of your browsing experience.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout