This policy applies to websites maintained by InterEnvironment Institute: InterEnvironment.org, GlobalBeacons.org, TheUrbanImperative.org, and Trzyna.info.
CCPA: As a nonprofit organization, InterEnvironment Institute is exempt from requirements of the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, Civil Code Sec. 1798.100 et seq.
GDPR: Insofar as the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union applies to organizations and individuals based in the United States, InterEnvironment Institute intends to comply with its requirements regarding processing of personal information of individuals.
>> The bottom line: We have disabled analytical cookies and anonymized visitors' IP addresses. We believe this will protect your privacy to the extent required.
Our websites are protected by Matomo, an open-source web analytics platform. The following text is adapted from a template provided to its users by Matomo, matomo.org. Legal review of this version is pending. Details of Matomo’s procedures are provided on its website.
To visitors to InterEnvironment Institute websites:
If you have any questions about the policy, please contact us at info@InterEnvironment.org or by postal mail, InterEnvironment Institute, P.O. Box 99, Claremont, California 91711 US.
For us to provide you the best possible experience on our websites, we need to collect and process certain information. Depending on your use of the services, this may include:
Disabling of cookies and tracking
We have disabled analytical cookies (small data files transferred onto computers or devices by websites). In addition, visitors' IP addresses are anonymized. We believe this will protect your privacy to the extent required.
Subprocessors and third-party services
Matomo states it uses a select number of trusted external service providers for certain technical data processing and/or service purposes. These subprocessors and third-party services are in France and Germany. Details are posted at https://matomo.org/privacy-policy/.
Retention of data
We will retain your information as long as necessary to provide you with the services or as otherwise set forth in this policy. We will also retain and use this information as necessary for the purposes set out in this policy and to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce our agreements, and protect our legal rights. We also collect and maintain aggregated, anonymized, or pseudonymized information which we may retain indefinitely to protect the safety and security of our site, improve our services, or comply with legal obligations.
We may update this policy from time to time. If we do, we will let you know about any material changes, either by notifying you on the website or by sending you an email.
Revised June 4, 2021