Effective January 18, 2023
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
We may collect your contact information as well as any information that you share with us if you email us to request information. If you sign up for a webinar or other informational session, we may collect information from you to make sure you have access to that webinar or session. If you would like us to assist you with a specific question, you will also need to provide us with other information (for example a description of why you are contacting us). If you send us comments, you will also provide us with other information in doing so.
If you submit an application to the Heckscher Foundation Challenge we may collect your application information or you may be directed to a different site so that you can provide the information requested in the application form. We will use that information to evaluate your application and communicate with you.
When you use our Site, third parties working on our behalf (e.g., service providers), and third parties with whom we work (e.g., our partners), may place, view, and/or use “cookies,” web server logs, web beacons, and other electronic mechanisms to collect information about your use of this Site, and other digital properties. This information may include, but is not limited to, information about the IP address of your computer, browser type, language, device information, location data, operating system, the state or country from which you accessed this Site, the web pages and content visited, the date and the time of a visit, the sites you visited immediately before and after visiting this Site, the number of links you click within this Site, the functions you use on this Site and other information about how you use this Site. There may be other tracking technologies now and later devised and used by us or other third parties in connection with our Site. Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually set your browser to disable cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. However, note that portions of this Site may not function properly if you disable cookies.
We require that users under 18 years of age or under the age of majority in their jurisdiction not submit personal information. In accordance with the U.S. federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”), we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. We encourage parents to participate actively in their children’s Internet experience.
We are not responsible for the collection, use, and/or disclosure of your information by affiliates and third parties, including, but not limited to, our partners. Such collection, use, and/or disclosure by partners, affiliates, or third parties are governed by their privacy policies.
How We Use and Disclose Information We Collect
We disclose the information we collect with third parties who are helping us provide our Site and services to you. We and the third parties and partners with whom we work may use the information collected for various reasons, including to provide you with information and assistance related to the Heckscher Foundation Challenge, to process your application, to contact you about other opportunities in which you may have an interest, for research, analysis, to better serve visitors to this Site, to compile or use aggregate and anonymous information about usage of this Site, other statistics etc.
SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES
This Site may contain links to third-party sites, including to social networking sites. We are not responsible for any personal information you may provide while on such sites. Any information provided on such sites is governed by the privacy policies of the third-party sites.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Site. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
Google analytics may collect your IP address in addition to your usage of the Site, but no other personal data is shared with them. Google does not make your IP address accessible to Building Impact.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy Terms web page: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Google complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. Details of this certification can be seen here.