Website privacy for the Challenge website and subsidiaries

This policy sets out the basis on which any personal information we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the policy carefully to understand our practices regarding your personal information and how we will treat it. By visiting and continuing to use this website you are consenting to the practices described in this policy.

For the purposes of data protection law, the data controller in respect of personal information collected through this website, or that we otherwise collect in relation to our programmes, is The Challenge Network, registered address Elizabeth House, Mezz Floor, 39 York Road, London SE1 7NQ.

You may wish to also refer to our Terms of Use policy, available here.

 

Our Privacy Policy aims to explain:

  • The information we collect and why we collect it.
  • How we will use that information.
  • The choices we offer on accessing and updating an individual’s personal information.

 

The information we collect

When you register an expression of interest in our campaign scheme you will be asked to enter your personal details, which will include your first name, name of school and e-mail address which are mandatory for your submission of interest.

 

Our uses and disclosures of personal information

We will not disclose your personal information except as described in this privacy policy; in an emergency (for example, for medical purposes); or where we are required to do so by law.

What your data will be used for:

  • Contacting you regarding our campaign where you have expressed an interest for us to do so.
  • Contacting you with updates of our campaign and opportunities for continued involvement where you have consented to us doing so.
  • Contacting you with information about how to get your school, college, educational establishment involved in our campaign where you are a teacher

You can give or withdraw your consent at any time. We will never sell your personal information to third party marketing agencies. We will not hold personal information for longer than is necessary for these purposes and no longer than the duration of the campaign.

Protection of Personal Information

We have a legal duty to protect any personal information we collect from you. All personal data is processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act.

Unfortunately the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict security standards to try and prevent unauthorised access.

The Challenge Network will use the services of internet service providers, website hosts and website maintainers in relation to this website. This may include access to your personal information and such providers may be based outside the EEA for technical reasons.

However, The Challenge Network shall ensure that your personal information will be held by those providers in compliance with European data protection regulations. By submitting your personal information to our website, you agree to this transfer and to storing or processing at a location outside the European Economic Area. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

 

Access to your information and contacting us

Data protection law allows you to request copies of personal information that we hold about you, to require inaccurate personal information to be corrected and, in some circumstances, to object to our processing of your personal information. If you wish to exercise any of these rights, or if you have a query or complaint about this privacy policy or about the site, or to give or withdraw your consent to our use of your personal information to send you marketing communications, then you can get in touch with us at equalnotdivided@the-challenge.org

 

Third party sites

Please note that this site may, from time to time, contain links to and from websites of third parties including our partners, advertisers or affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy notices and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal information to these websites.

 

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to change our privacy policy without prior notice however we will endeavour to update this page as regularly as feasibly possible. We therefore urge you to review this statement from time to time to ensure you are up-to-date with how we are using and protecting your information.