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Privacy & Cookie Policy

89 Global is incorporated in the UK under the legal name 89 Initiative Ltd.

At 89 Global, we are strongly committed to ensuring that all privacy and personal information of website visitors and clients is protected. We are legally obliged to inform you what personal information we collect about you, and what this information is used for. Our Privacy Policy explains how we collect your personal information and how we protect its security.

We collect your data strictly for our business processing, to ensure we can provide our services to you. We may collect your data for other purposes as well, such as for marketing, but this will only occur with your consent.

The statement outlined below describes 89 Global’s policy concerning the collection and use of your personal data while outlining its privacy rights. We firmly appreciate that information privacy is a responsibility that is continual, thus there are points at which we may update this policy.

Contents:

  • Who we are
  • What information we collect
  • How we collect this information
  • How we utilize this information
  • How we store the data we collect
  • How long we store your personal information
  • Marketing practices and the use of your data
  • Data protection rights
  • What are Cookies and how do we use them
  • Privacy policies of other websites
  • Changes to our privacy policy
  • How to contact us

1. Who we are

89 Global is part of 89 Initiative Ltd, which is a private company limited by guarantee (England and Wales registration number 10325874). 89 Initiative’s registered address is Houghton Street, London WC2 2AE. This privacy policy relates to information which is obtained by 89 Global and for which 89 Initiative is the data controller.

89 Initiative Ltd is part of a group of two separate legal entities, also including: 89 Initiative AISBL (BE 0784.479.679) registered at Rue Washington 40, 1050 Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium.

2. What information we collect

We collect the following types of information:

2.1 Information you provide 

There is certain information which you will provide directly to 89 Global including your first and last name, email address, job title, and company name. You provide this data voluntarily when you sign up for events, or subscribe to our newsletter or email updates.

2.2 Information collected automatically

The 89 Global website collects some information automatically and stores it in log files. This information helps us modify our website in an appropriate manner for users, and to improve the user experience. Information collected automatically includes IP addresses, user geography, pages visited and the order with which they are visited.

89 Global is interested in understanding how its clients and potential clients use the website, which enables 89 Global to improve its service offering and customer service for clients.

3. How we collect this information

3.1 Information that you provide us:

We collect information directly via simple online forms which we use for newsletter subscriptions, application forms for prospective employees or Associates, as well as when you directly contact us.

3.2 Information collected automatically: 

As you interact with our website, we might collect data such as IP address, browser type, domain names, Internet services provider (ISP), the files viewed on our site (e.g. HTML pages, graphics, etc.), operating system, clickstream data, access time, and referring website addresses, usage data and other information collected from your web browser, email browser or mobile device.

4. How we use this information

We use the personal information to offer our services to website users, provide website users with information about our services, to advertise events, podcasts, and publications, and to improve our website through data analytics.

It is our policy never to sell personal information to anyone and to use it only share with third parties in case they are contracted to deliver 89 Global services. There are strict controls in place to ensure personal data is properly protected, stored, and administered in line with EU data protection laws.

5. How do we store your data?

All personal information is stored on the highest quality computer services and protected from all unauthorized access. You may write to us to find out more:

6. How long we store your personal information

Personal information will be stored for as long as necessary for a specific client activity to be concluded, and in all cases not longer than three years.

7. Marketing

Where website users have explicitly opted in to this service, 89 Global will send marketing and promotional material to users concerning events, publications, and general news.

If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please let us know by emailing us at: info@89gcs.com

7.1   89 Connect

89 Global is associated with a separate website www.89connect.com that acts as a database of public policy experts. Experts create public profiles, volunteering to provide their personal information to the website. 89 Global uses this expert database as a pool of contractors for its own consultancy projects. However, as a separate website 89 Connect has a separate privacy policy.

7.2 Cookies

This website uses cookies. By using this website, you consent to their use. Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the service to a third party to recognise you and make your next visit easier and more useful to you. When you access our website, we will with permission place several cookie files in your web browser, which we use to control the frequency of the requests and to distinguish users.

If you would like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.

8. What are your data protection rights?

You have several data protection rights that we would like you to be made aware of.

8.1 Access

You can request copies of your personal data from 89 Global. We will not charge a fee for this service.

8.2 Rectification

You can demand that 89 Global correct or complete inaccurate information.

8.3 Erasure

You can demand that 89 Global erase your personal data.

8.4 Restrict processing

You can demand that 89 Global restrict the processing of your personal data.

8.5 Data portability

You can request that 89 Global transfer your personal data to another organization or back to you.

8.6 Security of information

We update and test our website security technology constantly. Your personal data will be accessed only by 89 Global staff who need to use the data to fulfill their work. Our employees are trained in data protection and confidentiality. If staff violate these principles, they will receive the appropriate sanctions.

9. How to contact us

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us: info@89gcs.com

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