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We will revise or update this policy if our practices change, or as we develop better ways to keep you informed about them. You should refer back to this page often for the latest information and the effective date of any changes. If we decide to change this policy, we will post a new policy on our site and change the date at the bottom. Changes to the policy shall not apply retroactively.

Information received and stored by IIEP-UNESCO when you visit the UNESCO HIV and Health Education Clearinghouse

By accessing IIEP-UNESCO websites, certain information, such as Internet protocol (IP) addresses, navigation behaviour through the website, the software used and the time spent, along with other similar information, will be stored on IIEP-UNESCO servers. These will not specifically identify you. The information will be used internally only for website traffic analysis.

If you provide unique identifying information, such as name, email address, postal address and other information on forms stored on this website, such information will be used only for statistical purposes and will not be published for general access nor disclosed or sold to third parties. IIEP-UNESCO, however, assumes no responsibility for the security of this information.

Private data collection

You may browse the UNESCO HIV and Health Education Clearinghouse without disclosing any information about yourself. You will, however, be required to provide a minimum of personal information when registering for on-line services. IIEP-UNESCO has implemented technologies and security policies to protect your stored personal information. IIEP-UNESCO employees who have access to personal data are obliged to respect the confidentiality of such data.

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