Privacy Statement

The Centre for Policy Research (CPR) at United Nations University (UNU) is committed to the privacy of individuals who visit and interact with our website. This privacy policy statement is intended to cover what personally-identifiable information is collected on the site and how it is used.

Aggregated data on web trends – CPR uses the IP address from your internet connection to aggregate user behavior, administer the site, track users’ movements on the site and gather broad geographic information for aggregate use. The IP addresses are not linked to any personally identifiable information.

We do not sell, rent or share – UNU is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell or rent this information to others, in ways different from the practices disclosed in this statement. UNU may share aggregated contact, demographic and other information from this site within the UNU system and with its partners. It will not sell or rent your information with any other entity.

Newsletter – Information collected for the CPR newsletter is not stored on the UNU servers. Our newsletter is distributed by an external platform and newsletter subscriptions are stored on that platform. Newsletter subscribers must provide proactive consent to opt-in to provide the information necessary to receive news and updates, which is stored on this external platform. Information may also in some instances be stored locally, and only for limited periods of time.

External links – This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website. CPR contains links to other sites. Please note that CPR and UNU is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site, and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.

Notification of changes – CPR and UNU will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected. If UNU decides to change its privacy policy, those changes will be posted to this page so that users are always aware of what information is collected and how it is used. Users will be given the choice as to whether or not to allow us to use their information in this different manner.