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Privacy Policy & Cookies

Cookies

The SCIAF website uses cookies to enhance your browsing experience. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites. They help us to provide you with an interactive and fully usable site:

  • Ensure that our website provides you with the same experience everytime you visit
  • Remember your settings during and between visits, allowing you to easily log in or leave comments
  • Improve the speed and security of the site
  • Allow visitors to share pages with social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Google+
  • Continuously improve our website for you by looking at Google Analytics to see anonymous user behaviour
  • Make our communications more efficient

We do not use cookies to collect any information which reveals your identity or any sensitive information (without your expressed permission) or pass any such information to third parties. If the browser you are using accepts cookies and you continue to use our site, we take this as your acceptance of our cookies. You can remove your cookies by adjusting the settings in any web browser, but this will often provide a less than satisfactory experience with many of the world's websites. 

Use of Links

Throughout our Web pages, we provide links to other servers which may contain information of interest to our readers. We take no responsibility for, and exercise no control over, the organisations, views, or accuracy of the information contained on other servers.

Creating a text link from your Web site to our site does not require permission. If you have a link you'd like us to consider adding to our Web site, please send an email to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  with the subject "Link request."

Use of Text and Images

If you would like to publish information, images, logos or content that you find on our Web site, please send your request to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Where text or images are posted on our site with the permission of the original copyright holder, a copyright statement appears at the bottom of the page.

Accessibility

This Web site is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities, and to comply with guidelines concerning accessibility. We welcome your comments. If you have suggestions on how to make the site more accessible, please contact us at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Web Site Privacy Policy

We have created this statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. We do not collect personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. This policy is your guide to how we will handle information we learn about you from your visit to our Web site.

Reading or Downloading
We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, BT.com, if you are connecting from a BT account, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked to our site.

We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.

Donations
We may use your contact information to send further information about our organisation or to contact you when necessary. You may always opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the "Opt Out" section below.

Sending us an Email
You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in an electronic mail message containing a question or comment, or by filling out a Web form that provides us this information. We use personally identifying information from email primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your email to other employees who are better able to answer you questions. We may also use your email to contact you in the future about our programs that may be of interest.

We want to be very clear: We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. Except as might be required by law, we do not share any information we receive with any outside parties.

If you sign up for one of our email lists, we will only send you the kinds of information you have requested. We won't share your name or email address with any outside parties.

Children and Privacy
For children who visit our site, special rules apply. We do not request personal information about children, such as first and last name or street address and city. When children send email to us, their online contact information (email address) is not used to re-contact them and is not maintained in retrievable form.

Opt-Out or Change Your Contact Information
It is crucial to our work fighting poverty that we communicate with our supporters.  If at anytime you would prefer not to hear from us, please write to SCIAF, 19 Park Circus, Glasgow, G3 6BE or email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Questions about our policies

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact us at:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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