Global Advocacy Consultants (GAC) fully respects your right to privacy, and will not collect or publish any personal information about you through this website without your clear permission. Any personal information which you volunteer to GAC will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, strictly in accordance with the latest Data Protection Acts.
Collection and use of personal information
This is data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include your name, address, email address, user IP addresses in circumstances where they have not been deleted, clipped or anonymised, telephone number. Such information is only collected from you if you voluntarily submit it to us.
We will process any Personal Data you provide to us for the following purposes:
to send you our monthly newsletter;
to send you news & announcements;
to communicate with you about the GAC’s services
Collection and use of technical information
GAC’s website uses temporary "session" cookies which enable a visitor’s web browser to remember which pages on this website have already been visited. No other information is stored in this cookie. Visitors can use this website with no loss of functionality if cookies are disabled from the web browser. Technical details in connection with visits to this website are logged by our internet service provider for our statistical purposes. No information is collected that could be used by us to personally identify website visitors. The technical details logged are confined to the following items:
the IP address of the visitor’s web server
the top-level domain name used (for example .ie, .com, .org, .net)
the previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used
Google analytics which shows the traffic of visitors around this web site (for example pages accessed and documents downloaded)
the type of web browser and operating system used by the website visitor.
GAC will make no attempt to identify individual visitors, or to associate the technical details listed above with any individual. It is the policy of the GAC never to disclose such technical information in respect of individual website visitors to any third party (apart from our internet service provider, which records such data on our behalf and which is bound by confidentiality provisions in this regard), unless obliged to disclose such information by law. The technical information will be used only by GAC, and only for statistical and other administrative purposes.
Cookies on this website
We may send to you the following cookies:
_ga (Google Analytics)
_gat (Google Analytics)
_gid (Google Analytics)
ANONID (Business Catalyst)
ANONID_FS (Business Catalyst)
VISID (Business Catalyst)
ASP.NET_SessionId (Business Catalyst)
visitorDeviceClass (Business Catalyst)
How do I change my cookie settings?
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Complaints about data processed via the website
If you are concerned about how personal data is processed via this website, please do not hesitate to bring such concerns to GAC by contacting us.
Your personal data is held on secure servers hosted by Squarespace. The nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the Internet. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we will take all reasonable steps (including appropriate technical and organisational measures) to protect your personal data.
Updating, Verifying and Deleting Personal Data
You also have a right to have your personal data corrected, if inaccurate, or, in certain circumstances, erased. Please forward any such requests by contacting us.
Right of Access to Your Personal Data
To find out what personal data we hold on you or to have your personal data updated, amended or removed from our database, please contact us.