Privacy policy

This privacy policy illustrates in a simple and concise way, as prescribed by the EU General Data Protection Rule (GDPR), what data we store and how we use it on this website.

Visitors do not provide personal data on this website except for the email address in the contact form. There is no user registration on this website; all data are imported from authorized sources (see here). Therefore our privacy policy is very basic and concerns only the contact form and the use of cookies.

1. Data holder

The holder of the data stored in the website back-end is the Global Forum on Agricultural Research and Innovation (GFAR), based in Rome, Italy (updated information and address are always available in the footer of this website). 

2. What data we store

We only store the email address and text of all messages sent via our contact form.

Besides, the IP addresses of visitors are recorded in the logs.

3. How we use the data

Email addresses are only used to reply to the messages sent by our users.

3.3.1 Cookies

The website uses mostly essential, functional cookies that are needed for the website to function (including cookies that track consent to cookies). These cookies cannot be disabled. They don't allow for personal identification or profiling.