The Forum on Democracy & Trade is a national network organization
of public officials who seek to provide informed input into national
and international trade and investment debates. The Forumís
website is a mechanism for providing information to public officials
the Forum on Democracy & Trade and its website.
The Forum is the sole owner of the information collected on this
site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others
in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. You
can access our website home page and browse the site without disclosing
your personal data.
The Forum collects information for purposes of serving this national
network of public officials. This site records the browser type
to monitor market penetration of various web browsers so we can
better determine the Internet technologies to be utilized in the
design of our pages. The Forum collects aggregated reporting of
site traffic and user movement.
Personal information is only collected through the ďContact
UsĒ function, and is used only to a) build the
Forumís network and b) develop targeted outreach on particular
trade topics. Data collected through the ďContact
UsĒ function is retained by the Forum on Democracy
& Trade in a single secure location not connected to the website.
We may use this information to contact you regarding your particular
topic interests, but you will not be automatically subscribed to
any Forum email listserves
The Forum will share aggregated data with collaborating public
jurisdictions and donor partners for purposes of targeting outreach
and benchmarking site performance. This data is not linked to any
The Forum has implemented security policies to protect the personal
data that we have under our control. All employees are obliged to
respect the confidentiality of our visitorsí personal data.
Please email our Information Centerto update/correct any information in your personal profile.
You have the right at any time to see the information held by the
Forum. We will provide you with a readable copy of the personal
data within one week, although we may require proof of identity.
There is no charge associated with providing such information.
The Forumís website contains links to many other sites. Please
be aware that the Forum on Democracy & Trade does not claim
any responsibility for the privacy practices of such other sites.
We encourage our users to be aware when they leave the Forumís