Data protection, tracking, and all those gory details
Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Arusha is a center associated and affiliated with Youth With A Mission Tanzania, duly registered with ministry of home affairs under the societies ordinance, 1954. The mission was registered on 1st September 1992 and given registration certificate no SO.6835.
Subsiquently the same it was given certificate of incorporation in 1994 and with TRA given TIN no 101-917-274 with effect from June 26th 2003.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
The forms on our contact, reference and application pages.
When visitors or users submit a form, we capture the IP Address for spam protection. We also capture the email address for communication, and capture other personal data included in the Form fields. As regards applications and references, all the form fields capture the same information as hard-copy forms do, and the latter have been in use for decades, all in accordance with YWAM standards.
All collected data is sent to our Admin Team, which processes and handles each submission as necessary.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. Students who sign-up of UofN courses will have their identification details (name and email address, plus residential address) submitted to the UofN database.
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