Legal notice

The information contained in CropLife Latin America’s course platform aims to update and improve users' knowledge on different topics of crop protection, biotechnology, responsible management of pesticides and agricultural sustainability. This information is not intended to be, and does not constitute technical advice to the reader or any person, physical or legal. The users of this website do so at their own risk and should consult their technical advisor for their due independent and individualized advice.

CropLife Latin America and its affiliates, both companies and associations, are not responsible for losses or damages that may arise from the use or interpretation of the information contained on this site.

CropLife Latin America is not responsible for the content of internet links that are quoted on this site.

About the virtual courses available on this website, CropLife Latin America reserves the right to update and modify their contents.

All the information contained on this website, including virtual courses, infographics, logos, images and videos cannot be used or disseminated without prior authorization from CropLife Latin America.

Users of this website can request information about the contents and the treatment of their data at info@croplifela.org and consult the Privacy Policy and the Cookies Policy. June 18, 2018.

 

Privacy Policy

We recognize the importance of security, privacy and confidentiality of the personal information that users provide through our web pages and social networks, and we are committed to the protection and adequate treatment of these, in accordance with the legal provisions of data protection.

 

Objective:

The objective of this Policy is to communicate to the users, who are the owners of their personal information, what type of data we collect, for what purpose it is used, what protection and rights they have as holders of the information, and the procedures to exercise them.

CropLife Latin America is committed to protecting your privacy online. This privacy policy only applies to information that we collect through the following websites:

It does not apply to information that we may obtain in other ways, for example, information that you provide to us over the phone, by fax, or by regular mail.

 

Responsibility:

Responsible:
CropLife Latin America
Postal address: Cra 23 # 124-70 Torre 2 Of. 701 (Colombia)
Telephone: 157 3902490
E-mail: info@croplifela.org

 

Acceptance of this Privacy Policy

By using our websites or providing information to CropLife Latin America, you unequivocally consent to the collection, use, disclosure and retention of information in Latin American countries and territories, for the purposes established in this Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions of use by CropLife Latin America.

The user submits to the collection, use, disclosure and retention of their personal information as described in this Privacy Policy, including, but not limited to, the transfer of their personal data between CropLife Latin America and third parties, affiliates and subsidiaries. For greater certainty, any consent regarding the right to transfer information mentioned in this section shall be deemed to include your consent to the transfer of personal information applicable to a jurisdiction that may provide a different level of privacy protection than that available in your own country.

If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access, browse, or register on the site. If you choose not to provide certain information required to provide different services offered on our site, you may not be able to establish a user account and may not be able to provide those services.

 

Personal Information:

As used in this Privacy Policy, "Personal Information" means any information about you that you provide to us when using the Sites, such as when registering for a user account, which may include (but is not limited to) your name, contact information, gender, date of birth, and occupation. Additionally, in case any problem is reported with the platform / Site, we may request additional information.

CropLife Latin America does not collect financial information, it collects personal information when you sign up for a user account, participate in online courses, send us emails, and / or participate in our public forums.

Purposes of the treatment of the information:

  • Send periodic information on the management, projects and campaigns carried out and led by the organization to the emails registered by the User.
  • Maintain the data of students who take courses on the Virtual Courses platform updated.
  • Consult and update users’ information and personal data.
  • Contract third parties for the storage and/or processing of information and personal data for the correct execution of the contracts entered into with us, under the internal and legal or regulatory security and confidentiality standards to which we are bound.


Use of cookies: The web pages managed by CropLife Latin America may use cookies and other similar technologies (small text files located on your computer that store information about you, which can be accessed through the site), in order to know the origin, increase the functionality and accessibility of the websites and understand the activities of the users, being able to obtain the following general information:

  • The type of browser and operating system used.
  • The internal pages visited on each of the websites.
  • The IP address.
  • Duration of browsing time.
  • Device language.

We make use of third-party analytics services such as Google Analytics, provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). These analytics services may use cookies and similar technologies to analyze how users use our services and offer statistical reports on user behavior in an aggregate way.

Most browsers provide instructions on how to reset the browser to reject cookies in the "Help" section of the toolbar. If you reject our cookies, many features and conveniences of this site may not work properly. Check our COOKIES POLICY Here.

 

Data and information security:

When you provide personal information to CropLife Latin America, we take the necessary steps to ensure that the information is handled securely. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect the security of information, CropLife Latin America cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information which is transmitted and doing so, you do so at your own risk. Once we have received such information, CropLife Latin America does its best to securely protect it within our systems. The security of the information also depends on you, as you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password used to access the different parts of our Site.

We do not share the information provided to us with unaffiliated groups without explicit authorization. We may share some of the personal information with some associated groups. For example: with third party associates and contractors - such as database administrators - in order to carry out our outreach work. These groups do not share this personal information with anyone, nor do they use it for any purpose other than that indicated by us.


Rights that assist the Holder of the information:

The Owner is informed that they can:

a. Access, know, update and rectify your personal data provided on any of the websites managed by CropLife Latin America.

b. Request proof of the authorization granted for data processing, by any valid means, except in cases where authorization is not necessary.

c. Be informed, upon request, regarding the use that has been given to your personal data.

d. Revoke the authorization and/or request the deletion of the data when the principles, rights and constitutional and legal guarantees are not respected in the Treatment.

e. Access freely their personal data that has been processed, at least once every calendar month, and each time there are substantial modifications to this policy that motivate new consultations.

 

Change of Privacy Policy

Please note that this Privacy Policy is regularly reviewed and changes are made. When changes are made, the Privacy Policy link will include an annotation with: Revised (date) indicating that the new terms should be revised, which will take effect immediately after their publication on this page, with the updated effective date. The annotation will be included in the Privacy Policy link for at least seven (7) days after the update has been made. By accessing the site after any changes have been made, you prospectively agree to the amended privacy policy and any changes contained therein. In the event that you miss the above-mentioned notice, be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of this privacy policy.

 

Privacy Concerns

If you have problems with your personal information privacy, data has been revealed that you would prefer to keep private, or if you would like to access the information that we hold about you, please contact us at info@croplifela.org.