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Privacy & Data Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to the online information collection and usage practices of our website located at www.businessweekafrika.com and its subdomains. We understand the importance of your privacy and have developed this policy to address your concerns. By using our website, you indicate that you have read, understood, and accepted our privacy practices.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@businessweekafrika.com.

Our Commitment To Privacy:

We highly value your privacy at Business Week Afrika (B.W.A) and adhere to the following fundamental principles:

  1. We only collect personal information when necessary and with your consent.
  2. We do not share your personal information with third parties unless required by law or with your consent.
  3. We do not store personal information on our servers unless necessary for the operation of our website.

Information We Collect:

When you visit our website, we may collect two types of information:

Personally Identifiable Information

This includes information that you willingly provide to us. For example, when you request event information or contact us through specific forms on our website, we may collect your name, email address, company name, job title, and any other information you choose to provide.

Non Personally Identifiable Information

This includes general user information that does not personally identify you. We may collect this information in an aggregated form as you browse our website. This information helps us understand how our website is used and improve its design and content.

You have the right to refuse to provide personally identifiable information, but it may limit your access to certain website-related activities.

How We Use Your Information:

We use the information we collect for the following purposes:

  1. To provide you with the requested information or services.
  2. To communicate with you regarding our events, services, or updates.
  3. To improve our website, programs, and services.
  4. To comply with legal requirements, cooperate with investigations, protect against misuse, and safeguard our rights.
  5. To ensure the safety and rights of our website visitors and the public.

We may employ third-party companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf, and they are obligated to protect your information in a manner consistent with this Privacy Policy. We will not share your personally identifiable information with unrelated parties without offering you the opportunity to opt out.

Accessing & Modifying Your Information:

If you have provided personally identifiable information and wish to access, modify, or delete that information, please contact us through the “Contact Us” link or by sending an email to info@businessweekafrika.com. While we strive to accommodate such requests, please note that certain information may remain in our databases even after modification or deletion.

Data Security:

We take reasonable measures to protect the security of your personally identifiable information. However, please be aware that no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure. You transmit information to us at your own risk.

Consent To Transfer:

Business Week Afrika (B.W.A) operates in Nairobi, Kenya. If you are located outside of Kenya, please be aware that any information you provide to us may be transferred to and processed in Kenya. By using our website, participating in our services, or providing us with your information, you consent to such transfer and processing.

Third-Party Links:

Our website may contain links to third-party sites. Please note that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of those sites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of any third-party sites you visit.

Privacy Policy Changes:

Business Week Afrika (B.W.A) reserves the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes made to the policy will be effective immediately upon posting the revised version on our website. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically to stay informed about how we collect, use, and protect your information.

By continuing to use our website after any changes to the Privacy Policy, you acknowledge and accept the revised terms. If you do not agree with the updated policy, please discontinue using our website.

Revision Date:

This Privacy Policy was last revised on March 1, 2023. We recommend that you regularly check this page for any updates or changes to our Privacy Policy. Your continued use of our website signifies your acceptance of the updated policy.

If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@businessweekafrika.com.