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Privacy Policy

We respect your right to privacy. Our Privacy Policy helps you to understand the types of personal information we collect, how this information is used and how you can modify it. Ecofund reserves the right to update or modify its Privacy Policy and will announce such changes by the below effective date. You agree to review this agreement periodically to ensure you are aware of any changes. Your continued use of Ecofund’s web platform after any changes are posted indicates your agreement to be legally bound by the Privacy Policy as updated and/or amended.

Registration and use of your personal information

When you register on Ecofund’s web platform, we collect the following personal information: your first, your last name and your email address. This information is mandatory and necessary to identify you when you want to fund ecoprojects or post a comment. Your personal data will be used by Ecofund exclusively for the purpose of the user relationship on the Ecofund web platform. We will not share this information with any other party. Project champions will receive the email addresses of their respective backers if, and only if, the ecoproject is successfully funded. If you wish to contact the project champion please use the “send an email” option under the respective ecoproject presentation on Ecofund web platform. We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights. While registering you can upload your photo. When you post a comment only your log-in name and – if uploaded - your photo will be disclosed to the public. Any personal information or content that you voluntarily disclose in public areas of Ecofund’s web platform becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by other users. Please exercise caution before disclosing your personal information via these public venues. When you register on Ecofund’s web platform, you are stating that you are over 18 years of age or are a minor acting with parental consent. You agree that any information you provide to us about yourself upon registration or at any time is true.


If you make donations via the Ecofund web platform, we will use the personal data you entered only for processing of the donation and for generating a donation receipt in the form required by law. Paypal Payments processes all of the transactions on Ecofund. No one sees your credit card information besides Paypal, not even us. For more information about Paypal security tools click here. Security We use a variety of security measures, including encryption and authentication tools, to maintain the confidentiality of your personal information. Your personal information is stored behind firewalls and is only accessible by a limited number of people who are required to keep the information confidential. Regardless of these efforts by us, no data transmission over the public Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.


On our web platform we will only use session-cookies which store data regarding the technical session administration on your computer. This data will be deleted at the latest when your browser is closed. You can preve nt the storage of cookies by appropriately adjusting your browser settings. Site functionality and usage may be limited if your browser does not accept cookies.

Modification of your personal information

To modify or delete any or all of the personal information you have provided to us, please log in and update your profile.

Effective Date: July 1, 2011