AfricanWomenSpeakers.com is an initiative of Marura Group B.V. and is strongly committed to protecting your personal information. We abide by the data protection principles as set forth under the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
As part of using the services of [YOUR PROFILE] we collect information that personally identifies you ("personal information"). This personal information is required in order for us to fulfil the goals of AfricanWomenSpeakers.com to you. AfricanWomenSpeakers.com facilitates the connection of companies with speakers that seek speaking gigs.
Which information is required for registration?
When you submit your profile either as a woman speaker, moderator, chair, MC, a supporter or as partner, we collect your name, email and phone number.
Legal Basis Personal Information Processing
When submitting your information, we obtain your consent. On this basis we are considered to be undertaking lawful processing as set forth under GDPR.
We use your personal information for the following purpose: to provide a one-stop shop with information for companies to find African women speakers and for you to find such companies. Your information will be shared with other registered companies for the purpose of making your information available for potential companies or women speakers to find and contact you, as applicable.
We collect your email when you register in order to send you informational communications about the website and campaign.
When you provide your personal information, you consent that it can be used for the above purposes and that AfricanWomenSpeakers.com (Marura Group B.V.) is an authorised holder of such information. If you choose not to register or provide personal information, you can still use our website but you will not be able to access the database that require registration.
3. Access to your information
You are entitled to review the personal information you have provided us and ensure that it is accurate and current at all times. Please email: [email@example.com].
4. Security of information
AfricanWomenSpeakers.com (Marura Group B.V.) is committed to protecting your information and ensuring that your choices are honoured. We have implemented adequate technical and organisational measures to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. All personal information is stored behind multiple firewalls on secure servers with restricted access.
5. Retention of information
We retain information as long as the website is operative, unless you withdraw your consent.
7. Your Rights
You have the right to access, rectify, download or erase your information, as well as the right to restrict and object to certain processing of your information.
You have the right to access your personal data and, if necessary, have it amended or deleted or restricted. In certain instances, you may have the right to the portability of your data.
You can exercise the aforementioned rights by sending written notice to the following address; firstname.lastname@example.org
Right to lodge a complaint
Besides any other remedies given by you under law, you will have the right to lodge a complaint with the data protection authorities in your country or in the Netherlands, if you feel that our processing of your personal information infringes applicable data protection legislation. Please visit the website of the data protection authorities in your country (or for the Netherlands go here: https://autoriteitpersoonsgegevens.nl/nl/zelf-doen/gebruik-uw-privacyrechten/klacht-melden-bij-de-ap) to obtain more information on how the complaint procedures work.
6. What we do with the Information you share
In any case, when the data transfer is not necessary for the proper provision of the relevant service, we will inform you of the purpose of processing so that you may permit or refuse the transfer depending on its purpose.
We will disclose personal information with other registered companies as required in order to access and utilize the database and fulfil the purpose of InvestFem.com.
We may use third parties for the hosting of the website, our servers or other IT related services. These parties are based within the European Economic Area.
We have made arrangements with above-mentioned parties to ensure the proper security of your personal information in compliance with applicable data protection legislation.
7. Changes to this policy
8. Enforcement of policy
If for some reason you believe InvestFem.com has not adhered to these principles, please notify us and we will do our best to promptly make corrections.
9. Questions or comments
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Version 1.0 (last updated: October 2020)