Privacy Policy

Last update: May 2 2022

This Privacy Policy governs the website (the "Website") operated by ONE DROP Foundation ("ONE DROP" or "we" or "us") and defines our practices with regard to the use and disclosure of personal information collected through this Website. 

Important: Please read this Privacy Policy carefully to learn more about how personal information is collected, used and disclosed here. By using this Website you hereby agree to the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy.  

ONE DROP reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Any updates to our Privacy Policy shall be posted on this Website. By continuing to use this Website after changes to the Privacy Policy have been posted, you consent to our use of your information as described in the revised Privacy Policy.

We take your privacy seriously. However, when you use our Website, you also assume the responsibilities defined in the Terms of Use section of our Website. We encourage you to review these Terms of Use before using our Website so that you are aware of your obligations.

      Personal data    

"Personal Information" is information about an identifiable individual. We may collect personal information from you when you visit our Website, contact us or in connection with other activities, services, applications or resources available on our Website. 

The Personal Information we may collect through the Website includes contact information such as your email address and, in some cases, your name.  

You are not required to provide any Personal Information to visit our Website. However, if you choose to withhold required information, you may not be able to access certain services on our Website. 

      Non-personally identifiable information

We may also collect non-personally identifiable information about you any time you interact with our Website. Non-personally identifiable information may include the name of your browser, the type of computer used and technical information about how you connect to our Website, such as the operating system, the Internet service providers used and similar information. We collect this information to better understand the characteristics of the people who visit our Website, in order to improve our services and the Website. 

      Use of Cookies

We use cookies to ensure a better browsing experience. By continuing we assume that you accept the use of cookies. 

What are cookies?

Cookies are pieces of information (memory files) stored in your browser by the sites you visit. As is common practice with almost all websites, this site uses cookies to enhance your experience by remembering your preferences and enabling other cookie-based features (e.g. analytics).

Our cookies

When submitting data through a form, such as those found in the contact and registration sections, cookies may be used to remember your user data for future matches. In order to provide you with a better experience and remember your preferences, we need to set cookies that record your activity each time you interact with a page.

Third-party cookies

In special cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties such as Google Analytics. Third-party analytics are used to track and measure the use of this website so that we can continue to produce engaging content.

How to disable cookies?

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. Check your browser tools to find out how to do this. Please note that disabling cookies may affect the functionality of this and many other websites you visit. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

      How we use the information we collect

In general, ONE DROP may collect and use your Personal Information for the following purposes: -To respond to your questions or comments with appropriate information about the Lazos de Agua Program, including its projects, collaborations and activities. -To better understand how the Website is used and to improve the quality of the information contained on the Website and the way in which such information is accessed. -In response to a subpoena, search warrant, legal or regulatory order, or other valid legal process. -For any other purpose, with your consent. -Where required or permitted by law. 

      How we share your Personal Information

Except as provided in this Privacy Policy or otherwise with your consent, we will not disclose Personal Information collected through this Website to third parties.

      Hyperlinks on our Website 

Our Website includes hyperlinks to companies and organizations that are not affiliated with ONE DROP. We are not responsible for the policies of those websites, including their policies on the protection of personal information. We recommend that you read the policies of such websites so that you are aware of the risks associated with the use of such websites. 

      Contact us

The file containing your Personal Information will be kept at our offices in Montreal, in the province of Quebec, Canada, or on our servers or those of our suppliers. Only employees who require access to your Personal Information to perform their duties will have access to this file.  

To request access to or correction of your Personal Information, or if you have questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this Website, or your interaction with this Website, please send us a message at [email protected] o a [email protected]