Welcome to The East African Manufacturer’s Association (EAMA)’s privacy notice.
EAMA respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice will inform you as to how we look after your personal data when you visit our website (regardless of where you visit it from) and tell you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you.
This privacy notice covers the following areas. Alternatively you can download a pdf version of the policy here. Please also use the Glossary to understand the meaning of some of the terms used in this privacy notice.
THE INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT.
When you subscribe to receive our news updates, event invitations, and other emails, you will be asked for basic personal information that helps to identify you such as your name, email address, organizational affiliation and country of residence. If you apply for a job at EAMA, you will be asked to provide information typically found in curriculum vitae.
Your personal data will be kept with us until you unsubscribe from our mailing list. We collect only the personal data from you in order to provide you with the service you requested.
At any time, you can opt out of receiving emails from us clicking the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of all of our emails, or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also request to have your personal data modified or deleted.
Links to other websites
Please note that our EAMA website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over content displayed on other sites. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you download or provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
NON-PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
When you access the Site for general browsing, we do not collect any personal information from you. The only information we collect is Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, operating system, the files you download, the pages you visit, and the dates/times of those visits. These do not specifically identify you. The information is used only for website traffic analysis in order to improve our websites, and we treat it confidentially.
A cookie is a small file which is normally automatically accepted by your web browser and placed on your computer’s hard drive. You can choose not to enable cookies, however, doing so may disable certain functionality across this website.
The cookie helps analyze web traffic. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web-page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
In addition, East African Manufacturer’s Association (EAMA) also records your IP address, which is the Internet address of your computer, and information such as your browser type and operating system. This information helps us learn about the geographical distribution of our website visitors and the technology they use to access the Site.
List of the cookies used on the EAMA website
This is a list of the main cookies set by the EAMA website, and an explanation of what each one is used for.
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These cookies allow the TMEA to count page visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site, using a service provided by Google Analytics.
A cookie used to remember that a user is logged in (to ensure that they do not have to log in to every page they navigate to).