Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how People & the Planet uses and protects any information that you give People & the Planet when you use this website.

People & the Planet is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. 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 statement.

People & the Planet may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 14th August 2013.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • your name and/or your company name and job title
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to reader surveys

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your interests and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping e.g Google Analytics.
  • We may use the information to improve our focus areas.
  • We may periodically send emails about new information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to the readers needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

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.

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.