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Privacy StatementInternational Opportunities maintains a firm commitment to privacy. This page outlines the information gathering and dissemination practices of this website.
When a visitor comes to this web site, we collect some information to improve the overall quality of the online experience, to help diagnose problems with our servers, and to administer our Web site. We collect the visitor's IP address (domain name, whether the user is logged on from aol.com or ibm.com, etc.), referral data (the address of the last URL a user visited prior to clicking through to this site), and browser and platform type (e.g., Netscape or Internet Explorer browser on a Macintosh or Windows platform). We also count, track, and aggregate information about a user's activity into a general analysis of traffic flows, derived mainly by tallying or counting page views throughout the site, to track how well each page performs overall, or by tracking where traffic comes from. Such aggregated information enables us to better tailor our content to readers' needs and to help us better understand the demographics of our audience. However, we do not track the usage patterns of individual users or store individually-identifiable information or personal data about Web users, such as name, phone number, and street address, except when you specifically provide that information as described in Information You Give Us below.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Access to computer data and files at International Opportunities are secured by password coding, and are properly protected to prevent unauthorized access.
Information You Give Us
We receive and store any information you enter on our Web site or give us in any other way. This happens, for example, when you register as an advisor or other type of registrant. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, matching you with projects and field organizations, and communicating with you.
To help us make E-Mails more useful and interesting, we often receive a confirmation when you open E-Mail from us if your computer supports such capabilities. If you do not want to receive E-Mail or other mail from us, please adjust your Preferences.
What About Cookies?
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide features such as the Matching Service.
The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. However, cookies allow you to take advantage of this site's features, and we recommend that you leave them turned on.
Does International Opportunities Share the Information It Receives?
Information about advisors and others registered at International Opportunities is not given to others for their use.
From time to time, we employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and E-Mail, and processing credit card payments. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
Protection of International Opportunities and Others
We release registration and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with law; enforce or apply our Conditions of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of International Opportunities, our users, or others.
If you have any questions about this statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact us using our Contact Page or E-Mail us at:
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