Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Create.Africa (“us”, “we”, or “our”) uses and
safeguards information that you give us when you use this website.

Your privacy is important to us. 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 policy.
We may change this policy from time to time for any reason by updating this page.
You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any
changes. The date of the last revision to the Privacy Policy will be indicated by the
“Last updated” date at the bottom of this page.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
• name and job title
• contact information including email address
• demographic information such as location, postal code, preferences and interests
• other information relevant to surveys and/or marketing
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better
user experience, and in particular for the following reasons:
• Internal record keeping.
• We may use the information to improve our platform.
• We may periodically send promotional emails which we think you may find
interesting using the email address which you have provided.
• From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for research
purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, or postal address. We may use
the information to customise the website according to your interests.
Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. Unfortunately, no data
transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, and
despite our efforts, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information
you transmit to us. If you have questions about this section of the Privacy Policy,
please contact us at contact@create.africa.
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 and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or
lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to
respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your
needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your
preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us
analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to
customer 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, by enabling us to monitor
which pages you find useful and which you do not. 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.
Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. 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
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the
following ways:
• whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you
can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody
for direct marketing purposes.
• if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct
marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or
emailing us at contact@create.africa.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless
we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal
information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think
you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

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.

Last updated: December 2017