Concerned Africans places a premium on your privacy. As someone accessing the Platform, we believe it is very important that you are familiar with this document. If you access the Platform, you assent to the policies outlined here. You may also contact us at the address located at the bottom of this document should you have any questions about the policies outlined here.
We collect a variety of information in a variety of ways through the Platform.
How We Use The Information collected from you. You are required to provide certain information when registering as a member of Concerned Africans Platform. This include, but not limited to, your first and last name, gender, email address, state, city, profile photo, age range, contact number, and a descriptive information about yourself and career. You will also be required to choose a password that you can use whenever you want to access your account.
E-mail you provided. When you create an account on Concerned Africans platform, we will send you a confirmation email message, once you receive it; you are required to click the link sent to you so that we can authenticate your identity and registration. To enhance your experience on Concerned Africans Platform, we use some of your information in a manner that allows you to interact with other members. For friends and family to easily recognise you, we will publicly display your name, picture and other information associated with your account. For this reason, your account will be visible to everyone that logged into CONCERNEDAFRICANS.ORG. For your privacy and safety reasons, please do not share details, such as passwords, IDs, PPS/social security numbers, credit card numbers, driver’s license numbers or other sensitive data on the Concerned Africans Platform.
Cookies. We may place a cookie on your hard drive to customize your user experience and to record information with regard to your visit. We may, through this cookie, monitor with particularity your experience on the Platform.
IP Address. We will collect your IP address with the purpose of identifying you as a user of our Platform.
Personal Information. The only personal information we collect is that which you provide to us. Your profile information helps to improve our services while your email address helps us to communicate with you. We use the information associated with your profile to provide you with services such as analysing demographics to give you and other Concerned Africans users the best experience as possible. All forms of communications about our services and its features will be done through the email you provided.
Embedded Advertisements. The Platform’s advertising service may place or utilize cookies on your hard drive in order to properly personalize your experience on the Platform.
User Communications. We will save any user communications made through the platform or otherwise.
Information requested when using third party service/API
Quick registration/login to Concerned Africans. The fast registration/login facility integrated to Concerned Africans using third-party authentication service/API requires the use of login credentials that has been set up on such third-party platform. It will enable Concerned Africans to collect certain required information from the account you have with the third-party platform just to complete your registration. These details will be kept safely on Concerned Africans database to enable you easily login when next you come back to Concerned Africans.
Inviting friends from third party platforms. Concerned Africans will request the login details of the account you have with the third-party platform. This is to enable you have access to the contact list of friends that you wish to invite from such third-party platform. But, the login details/information you used in the process will not be saved on Concerned Africans database, and will not be used for anything else.
Sharing contents from Concerned Africans to third party platforms. This service allows Concerned Africans’ users share anything using social sharing system. Concerned Africans will not save/use any information requested in the process of sharing contents from Concerned Africans to third party platforms.
Disclosure of Information
We may disclose your information to third parties in the following circumstances: (1) any request from a governmental organization or law enforcement; (2) if there are legal claims against us pertaining to your information; (3) should we, in our discretion, reasonably believe there is fraud committed on your part and further investigation is warranted; (4) protection of the rights of any third party; (5) when it is appropriate to enforce our User Agreement; or (6) Concerned Africans is purchased by a third party.
We will not disclose your information otherwise and simply collect your information for analytical purposes. However, you would like to take into consideration when publishing an item, the manner the platform functions demands that third parties could get in touch with anybody that publishes a material on the platform. As a result of this system, anybody that registers an account or publishes content makes their private information accessible to anybody using the platform.
Protection of Your Information
We take reasonable measures to protect your information from disclosure to third parties. The only parties that may access your information are affiliated with Concerned Africans and such access is essential to Concerned Africans’ services. Be careful to whom you disclose your personal information. Do not disclose anything to us that you want to keep private.