Privacy Statement

Last updated: March 2015 is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy statement applies to the data collected by through the site (the “Site”); it does not apply to other online or offline sites, products, or services.

Collection of Your Information

We collect information in order to operate effectively and provide you the best products, services and experiences we can. Some of this information you provide directly to us. Some of it we get by observing how you interact with our site. We believe it's important to treat that information with care and to help you maintain your privacy. The personal information we collect may include:

If you choose to sign in with Facebook or similar sites, we import the requested information from your account and we make it part of your profile. Because the site is intended to allow you to share your information, we make certain information about you publicly available by default. Such information may, for example, be accessed by everyone on the Internet, including users without accounts, and may appear in public search engine search results. However, you can control the visibility of your information by managing your privacy settings. You can also restrict the information available to others by deleting information you do not want visible or by not providing it at all.

We also may collect information that tells us how you interact with our services, including the browser you're using, your IP address, location, cookies or other unique IDs, the pages you visit and features you use.

Use of Your Information uses the information we collect to operate, improve and personalize the products and services we offer and to provide the service(s) or carry out the transaction(s) you have requested or authorized. We also may use the information to communicate with you, for example, informing you when a subscription is ending, letting you know when security updates are available or letting you know when you need to take action to keep your account active.

Sharing Personal Information

Except as described in this statement, we will not disclose your personal information outside of and its affiliates without your consent. partners with various content providers to enhance your experience on our Site. These content providers may be in the form of services such as providing you with learning content from Alison, making job opportunities available from, or displaying location maps from Bing.

In order to enable these partners to deliver the appropriate services to you, we share personal information (such as username and email), demographic information (such as age and gender), and other information relevant to that specific service, including resume and profile information. While the type of data shared varies according to the partner, the information we share with them is meant to improve your user experience so that you don't have to continually re-enter information.

Because your web browser must request the content from the content provider's servers, these providers can view, edit or set their own cookies, collect your IP address, page header information, browser information, and other non-personally identifiable information just as if you had visited their website directly. or its affiliates may occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of mailings, providing customer support, hosting websites, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. Those service providers will be permitted to obtain only the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information and are prohibited from using it for any other purpose than for delivering the service to in accordance with’s instructions and policies. However, our affiliates may use aggregate data for fraud detection to help improve their services. This helps them to more accurately detect fraudulent transactions.

We may access or disclose information about you, including the content of your communications, in order to: (a) comply with the law or respond to lawful requests or legal process; (b) protect the rights or property of or our users, including the enforcement of our agreements or policies governing your use of the services; or (c) act on a good faith belief that such access or disclosure is necessary to protect the personal safety of employees, users or the public. We may also disclose personal information as part of a corporate transaction such as a merger or sale of assets.

When we share information with these other companies to provide services for us, they are not allowed to use it for any other purpose and must keep it confidential.

Please note that our sites may include links to third-party sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. view the privacy statement of any site you visit


Access to Your Personal Information

This site gives you the ability to view or edit your personal information online. To help prevent your personal information from being viewed by others, you first will be required to sign in. You can review and edit the personal information you provided at this Site by logging in using your user name and password and going to your profile page to change your information.

Security of Your Information is committed to protecting the security of your personal information.. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer servers with limited access that are located in controlled facilities. Additionally, when we transmit sensitive personal information (such as a credit card number or password) over the Internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

If a password is used to help protect your accounts and personal information, it is your responsibility to keep your password confidential. Do not share it. If you are sharing a computer, you should always log out before leaving a site or service to protect access to your information from subsequent users.

Where Information is Stored and Processed

Personal information collected on sites and services is stored and processed in any country in which the owners of or their affiliates, subsidiaries or service providers maintain facilities. may retain your personal information for a variety of reasons, such as to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce our agreements, and as long as necessary to provide services.


If you receive promotional e-mails from us and would like to stop getting them in the future, you can do so by following the directions in that message.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

We will occasionally update our privacy statements to reflect customer feedback and changes in our services. When we post changes to a statement, we will revise the "last updated" date at the top of the statement. If there are material changes to the statement or in how will use your personal information, we will notify you either by prominently posting a notice of such changes before they take effect or by directly sending you a notification. We encourage you to periodically review the privacy statements for the products and services you use to learn how is protecting your information.

Contact Information

We welcome your comments regarding this privacy statement. If you have questions about this statement or believe that we have not adhered to it, please contact us by e-mailing .



Omar Hamdy
UNDP Egypt
Cornish El Nil, Cairo, Egypt