1.2 For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 2015, the data controller is Oplas Inc.
2. INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU.
We may collect and process the following data about you:
2.1 information that you provide by filling in forms on www.oplas.co.tz (the ‘Site’) or subdomains, including, but not limited to, information provided at the time of requesting a prospectus or brochure, subscribing to any service, posting material, or becoming a registered user or if you enrol in any course, or enter any online competition or promotion sponsored by us;
2.2 information from surveys that we may use from time to time for research purposes, if you choose to respond to them;
2.3 communications you send to us, for example to report a problem with or submit a comment regarding the Site; and
2.4 details of your visits to the Site, including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data and the resources that you access.
2.5 sign up to receive our “Question of the Week” or any similar service or request to receive certain other communications from us;
2.6 submit a help request, a customer services inquiry or other inquiry to us, or fill in any other forms for the purposes of receiving our Services;
2.7 participate in some of the features accessible via the Services (for example, message boards, chat groups, social networking, games, surveys, promotions, contests, or sweepstakes);
3. IP ADDRESSES AND COOKIES
3.1 We may collect information about your computer including, where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
3.2 For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve the Site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us to:
3.2.1 estimate our audience size and usage pattern;
3.2.2 store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise the Site according to your individual interests; and
3.2.3 recognise you when you return to the Site.
3.4.1 We use Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager, popular web analytics services provided by Google, Inc. The information generated by the cookie about Your use of our Site (including Your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
Google Analytics will use this information for the purpose of evaluating Your use of our Site, compiling reports on Site activity and behaviour – such as the typical length of stay on the Site or the average number of pages a user views or for the purpose of providing other services relating to Site activity and internet usage.
Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google undertakes not to associate Your IP address with any other data held by Google. If you wish to opt out of Google Analytics tracking you may do so using the tool provided by Google https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
3.4.2 We may publish Google Adsense interest-based advertisements on our Site. These are tailored by Google to reflect Your interests. To determine Your interests, Google will track Your behaviour on our Site and on other Sites across the web using the DART cookie. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s Ads Preference Manager, available at:http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/. You can opt-out of the Adsense partner network cookie at: http://www.google.com/privacy/ads/
4. HOW WE PROCESS AND STORE YOUR INFORMATION.
4.1 The data that we collect from you is processed by staff who work for Pamoja Education Limited or one of its subsidiary or associated companies with whom we are affiliated or for one of our service providers. Such staff may be engaged in, among other things, the fulfilment of your information requests and the provision of support services.
4.2 All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the Site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access. Remember to close your browser when you have finished your user session. This will help to ensure that others do not access your personal information if you share your computer or use a computer in a public places such as a library or internet café.
5. USES MADE OF YOUR INFORMATION.
5.1 We use information held about you in the following ways:
5.1.1 to provide you with information that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have indicated that you wish to be contacted for such purposes by post, email or telephone;
5.1.2 to ensure that content from the Site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
5.1.3 to allow you to participate in any interactive features of our Site which we may make available from time to time, when you choose to do so; and
5.1.4 to notify you about changes to our services.
5.2 If you do not want us to use your data for the purposes of direct marketing of our educational services, please check or un-check (as directed) the relevant box situated on the form on which we collect your data.
6. PROTECTING STUDENT’S IDENTITIES.
6.1 It is our policy to protect the identity of students on the Site.
6.2 We may, from time to time, wish to publish student’ names in articles on the Site, and we may also wish to publish photographs containing their images. We will not include the full name (which means first name and surname) of any child together with her image, without good reason and without the appropriate consent. We operate an ‘opt in’ policy for each parent or guardian, where they are happy to do so, to give their consent to having their child’s image appear on the Site.
7. DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION.
7.1 We may disclose your personal information to any of our subsidiary charities or associated companies with whom we are affiliated.
7.2 We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
7.2.1 in the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
7.2.2 if we or substantially all of our assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by us about our Site users will be one of the transferred assets; or
8. YOUR RIGHTS.
8.1 You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for the purposes of direct marketing of our educational services. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking or un-checking (as directed) certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data or by sending an email to the unsubscribe address included on any marketing emails we send you. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at email@example.com
8.2 The Site may, from time to time, contain hyperlinks to and from internet sites operated by other organisations. If you follow a hyperlink to any of these sites, please note that they will have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to such sites.
9. ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION.
The Data Protection Act 2017 gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with that Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee not exceeding $5 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
10. HOW TO CONTACT US.
by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
by telephone on +255 (0) 769 817 767 between the hours of 8am and 5pm, Monday to Friday, GMT.