Privacy Policy

Public nature of content submitted to our website

The nature of blogging, posting images to a gallery and so forth is to reach a public audience. Please be aware that any information that you submit to us whether through forms or email, including personally identifiable information, may be publicly displayed on www.eilireland.org and on websites not within our control. If you don’t want others to see such information, please don’t submit it.

Forms and content

To create an account you may be required to submit an email address and other personal information. We may publicly display the personal information you submit. Your address may also be used to send you email newsletters, or to attribute comments or posts to you. If there are problems with your content, we may contact you via email as well. However your personal details will not be disclosed, sold, leased etc to third parties unconnected with EIL Intercultural Learning i.e. we're not going to sell your email address to a spammer.

If you contribute content, such as discussion comments, to any of our blogs, your contribution may be publicly displayed including personally identifiable information. Display of visitor content is determined by the discretion of the individual members.

Each time you update your content, it may also send pings or feeds to sites that index or track newly updated content. These sites may publicly display a hyperlink to your site and the time that you updated it. The content hosted on our site provide XML feeds, thus content from or links to your site may be publicly displayed on third party sites.

IP addresses and referrers

We may publicly display the IP addresses of visitors and contributors of content hosted on www.eilireland.org.

We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to tailor site content and to format the site and software to user needs, and to generate aggregate statistical reports. We may use aggregate visitor data to prepare publicly displayed reports regarding the traffic on individual blogs, site popularity rankings, and referrers that visitors use to access individual pieces of content.

Cookies

If you visit our web site, we may use session cookies while your browser is open, or while you are logged into our site. To facilitate our registration, login functions and support messaging system, we may use cookies to recognize you when you return to our website. If you do not logout of your account, these cookies allow us to keep track of your username and password, so that you do not have to resubmit the information to log into your account. Always remember to log out of your site or account so that the computer’s other users cannot access your account.We may also use Google Adwords remarketing cookies to advertise online to similar audiences, interest categories or other types of interest-based advertising. You can opt out of Google's use of cookies by visiting Google's Ads Settings

Disclosure of information

Available log records, and all data stored on our servers may be accessed by our system administrators. The system administrators may produce these records and data to the Director and Board of EIL upon request or suspected violation of our terms of use. It is EIL’s policy to cooperate with law enforcement officials in the detection, investigation, and prosecution of unlawful activity. If we receive a formal legal request for user information, we may disclose requested records to law enforcement authorities or outside parties seeking information through the legal process.

Links to independent websites

Blogs and other forms of content hosted by EIL Intercultural Learning may link to independently run web sites outside of the eilireland.org domain. EIL Intercultural Learning is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such web sites.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this privacy statement or the general terms of use of the site, you may contact us by email at [email protected] or by post to:

EIL Intercultural Learning, 1 Empress Place, Summerhill North, Cork, County Cork, Republic of Ireland.

This document is a derivative work of the Privacy Policy of Weblogs at Harvard Law School under Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons Public License.