Your privacy on the Internet is of utmost importance to WHO Collaborating Center - Hospital Clínico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela (WHO CC-CHUS). This privacy statement describes WHO CC’s policy concerning the gathering and sharing of visitors’ information through the WHO CC-CHUS web site. It applies to all “WHO CC-CHUS” – that is, all sites within the “Covid19infovaccines.com” domain name.
In general, you can browse the site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. The only information we gather during general browsing is from standard server logs. These include your IP (Internet Protocol) address, domain name, browser type, operating system, and information such as the web site that referred you to us, the files you download, the pages you visit, and the dates/times of those visits.
If you register for a newsletter, log on to certain WHO CC-CHUS sites, order a book, request information, provide feedback, apply for a job, join a discussion group or join an electronic mailing list, you will be asked to provide personal information such as your name, postal address and e-mail address.
This information is collected only with your knowledge and permission and is kept in various WHO CC-CHUS databases and mailing lists. If you are purchasing something using the web, you may be asked to provide your credit card details. These details are transferred to a secure, online payment service, hosted outside WHO CC-CHUS. Credit card information is not retained by WHO CC-CHUS.
For certain WHO CC-CHUS sites, registering or supplying personal information sets a cookie*. By setting this cookie, WHO CC-CHUS will remember your details the next time you visit, so you don’t have to re-enter the information. This helps us to provide you with a better service.
Joining electronic discussion groups may mean that other participants of the discussion group (including non-WHO CC-CHUS employees) will see personal information that you have volunteered. For open discussion groups, this information will be public.
The information gathered during general browsing of the “covid19infovaccines.com” domain is used to analyze trends and usage of the WHO CC-CHUS site and to improve the usefulness of the site. It is not connected with any personal information.
WHO CC-CHUS may use the personal information you provide to:
Providing personal information on the WHO CC-CHUS site is optional. If you choose not to provide personal information, you can still browse and use the WHO CC-CHUS site, but you will not be able to carry out certain actions such as purchase items, register for a newsletter or apply for a job.
At any time, you can cancel or modify your information by returning to the web page where you first provided the information and contacting the focal point for that page WHO CC-CHUS department. Where contact details are not provided on the page, you can contact us for further information.
All our employees who have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of official business matters, including personal data.
The WHO CC-CHUS site contains links to sites external to the who.int domain. WHO is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites.
A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent from a web server to your browser. It is normally used to assign a unique identification to your computer and securely store information such as user IDs, passwords, preferences, and online profiles.
It is stored on the hard drive of your computer.
You can choose not to have cookies delivered by Covid19infovaccines.com site by changing it in the cookie settings banner at the bottom of the website. Different web sites can send their own cookies to your computer. To protect your privacy, your browser only allows a web site to access the cookies it has already sent you, not the cookies sent by other sites.