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Privacy Policy ó Forum on Democracy & Trade

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 and others interested in these issues. Our privacy policy covers 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 personal information.

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 site.

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