International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, Inc. (IAVI) is committed to protecting the privacy and security of visitors to its website. Outlined below is IAVI’s policy with respect to the information collected throughout the website and privacy of visitors to its site.
Information Collection and Use
When you browse IAVI’s web site, you do so anonymously. However, IAVI does have the ability to collect your IP address. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet and is not linked to any personally identifiable information. IP addresses are used to administer IAVI’s website, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use to enhance IAVI’s web site.
If you choose to become a registered user of IAVI’s website, you will be asked to provide us with your name and email address, as well as other optional information such as title, organization and profession. You may choose, or be provided, with a user ID and password. Please safeguard your user ID and password. You may edit information provided during the registration process by changing your account settings. The information collected during our registration process is secured using certain safeguards, including by permitting only authorized IAVI staff and agents to have access to this information. IAVI will not sell or share any personal information provided by registered users of IAVI’s website to third parties. Notwithstanding the foregoing, IAVI may disclose personal information under the following circumstances: in response to subpoenas, court orders or other legal process, and to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights.
Online donations to IAVI are conducted by IAVI using VeriSign's payment processing services. Personal information provided in connection with online donations to IAVI is collected and transmitted to VeriSign using industry-standard secure methods (128-bit SSL) solely for the purpose of verifying credit card transactions. IAVI does not store any credit card information for any reason. You should review Verisign's legal notices to understand how your personal information will be handled and protected prior to making any online donations to IAVI through this website.
We do not knowingly contact or collect information from anyone under 13 years old. IAVI’s website is not intended to solicit information of any kind from children under 13.
Third Party Websites
IAVI’s website contains links to third-party websites. These linked websites are not under the control of IAVI and IAVI is not responsible for the contents of any linked website or any link contained in a linked website. IAVI provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link does not imply endorsement of or affiliation with the linked website by IAVI.
Please note that third parties may collect information about you, through cookies or other technologies, when you link to their websites through IAVI’s site. IAVI does not monitor or control the information collection or privacy practices of these or any third parties, and are not responsible for the practices or the content of their websites. You should review the privacy policies of such third parties to understand how they collect and use information prior to providing any personal information.
The effective date of this Important Legal Information page is June 14, 2005.
If you have any questions or concerns about these policies or the website, please feel free to contact us at email@example.com.