Privacy Policy

Women’s Brain Project is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Our privacy policy describes the kind of information we may collect from you while visiting our website and how these are used. Women’s Brain Project may change this policy from time to time, and thus advise you to check this page periodically to ensure you are happy with changes.

 

You can visit our website anonymously and without providing any personal information. When you opt to supply your personal information, Women’s Brain Project may collect this personal information provided by you — name, email address, etc. — and store these details in a database subject to any applicable local laws. The collected information may be used to generate follow-up messages and responses that are tailored to your request. Women’s Brain Project 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. With your permission, we may use your personal information to send promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting.

 

Your web browser software may automatically provide us with information such as the web browser name and version, your computer type and operating system, and the previous web site you visited if you clicked to our site from another. We also automatically determine your Internet IP address or your Internet service provider's IP address. Any of this information may be recorded in our web server logs or securely collected on our behalf via third-party services. This information will only be used internally in anonymous, aggregate reporting.

 

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure.  Women’s Brain Project will not keep your personal data longer than is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected. We undertake to take all reasonable steps in order not to allow your personal data to be accessed by any third parties or other than those, which have been engaged by Women’s Brain Project to provide services to us. We will only disclose your data to other third parties if complied to do so for legal or regulatory purposes. We may store data in locations other than your country of residence. In such cases Women’s Brain Project will endeavour to ensure that there are adequate levels of data protection taking into account applicable legal and regulatory requirements.

 

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 linked sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. Please exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

 

The Women’s Brain Project website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us provide you with a better experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

 

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 analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. It in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

 

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies.These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies.They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users can easily find what they are looking for.
  • Functionality cookies.These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies.These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) then this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.