Privacy & Terms

Effective Date: December 1, 2015

Welcome. Living-farms.org is a non-governmental organization existing under the laws of the state of Odisha, Government of India. Please look at our “contact us” page for getting in touch with us for issues not covered on this page. This policy & terms page is designed to help you understand generally how Living-farms.org may collect personally identifying information about you and how the organization uses and discloses that personal information. This will also help you understand how you can use the content on this site and what you need to consider to avoid any risks.

USE OF THE LIVING-FARMS.ORG SITE MEANS THAT YOU AGREE WITH OUR PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ALL OF THE TERMS AND OUR POLICIES, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SITE.

1. Information We Collect
You may choose to get in touch with us via email, or subscribe to our weekly newsletter. This information is collected by us. We may send you information on our projects or new work through Emails. We do not spam and we do not share your personal information with any third party providers or users. We may use third party services (e.g. MailChimp or MailPoet) to send you our newsletters.

In addition, we may collect some information automatically from visitors to the Site, for example through the use of “cookies”, other web analytics tools. This may include: your domain name and host for Internet access; the Internet address of the site from which you came; the date and time of your access; your computer’s IP address and information about its operating system, browser and host; the date and time you access the Site and the pages you visit. This information is available for our team that is trying to improve the performance of the site, or provide you with easier access. We determine this by seeing how you engage with the content of our site. Your personal details are not sold/shared with any third parties. We only use analytical tools to understand big traffic data we get.

2. Information You Provide About Others
We urge you not to provide information about others without their permission. This may include email addresses, names, or any other data that you do not have the written and explicit permission to share. If someone under the age of 15 has provided information on your behalf, please let us know and we can delete that information from our database.

3. Updating Your Personal Information
Please send us an email at info@living-farms.org in case you want to change any previous information you may have submitted to us.


4. Data Security

We host our site on a secure server with a third party service provider. The data may not be encrypted but we have a reasonable level of security through our service agreement. Your data is secure but we can not guarantee security as we do not control third parties. Please be wary of email “phishing” or other scams by persons pretending to be us or a Third Party working with us – if you are contacted and asked for sensitive personal information such as financial information. Please contact us in this case, so that we can warn other site members. In case there is an issue from our backend we will let you know immediately.

5.  Restrictions on Use of Content

You may distribute or share all available content on this site, for the sole purpose of additional knowledge, awareness and information. You may not sell the content or distribute it for a fee unless explicitly permitted by us. Downloading or copying content to be used on your own sites or properties needs explicit permission from us. Not following this puts you at a risk for copyright violations under the privacy act by the Government of India.