Privacy Policy

Last Updated: April 2024

Detectmap (“we”, “us”, or “our”) operates the website www.detectmap.com (“Website”), an educational non-profit platform that accepts donations and collects personal information during the registration process. This Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, and protect personal information and outlines the rights of users in different countries. By using our Website and making donations, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

  1. Collection of Information

We collect various types of information for different purposes to provide and improve our services. The types of personal information we may collect include:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Payment details (with Stripe and PayPal)
  • Address (optional)
  1. Use of Information

We use the collected information for the following purposes:

  • Processing donations and managing our financial activities.
  • Providing relevant information about our educational projects and initiatives.
  • Communicating with donors about updates, events, and other relevant information.
  • Improving our Website and services based on feedback and analysis.
  • Complying with legal obligations and regulations.
  1. Consent for Use of Iframes and Third-Party Services

By using our Website, visitors consent to the use of iframes from Google Maps, Street View, and other third-party services for the purposes of providing location-based information and enhancing the user experience. Users may disable cookies or tracking technologies through their browser settings if they do not wish to provide consent for such use.

  1. Security of Information

We prioritize the security of your personal information and implement appropriate measures to protect it from loss, misuse, or unauthorized access. We utilize encryption protocols and security measures to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of your data.

  1. Sharing of Information

We do not share your personal information with third parties except when necessary to provide our services or when required by law. We may share your information with trusted service providers who assist us in conducting our operations, such as payment processors and IT support providers.

  1. Cookies and Tracking Technologies

Our Website uses cookies and other tracking technologies to enhance the user experience and analyze Website usage. By using cookies, we can remember user preferences and display targeted advertisements. Users may choose to disable cookies through their browser settings, although this may affect the functionality of our Website. Visit our: Cookie Policy or Opt-out preferences page

Specific Details about Cookies and Tracking Technologies

We provide specific examples or categories of cookies used (such as essential, analytical, marketing) and briefly describe their purpose, to further clarify how and why cookies are used.

  1. International Data Transfers

Although we disclose international data transfers, we would like to emphasize that our platform is offered worldwide. We transfer data to specific countries or regions as necessary, and we implement specific security measures to protect the privacy of users.

  1. Legal Basis for Processing

For users in the European Union and other regions where applicable, we specify the legal basis for collecting and processing personal data (e.g., consent, performance of a contract, or legitimate interest).

  1. Children’s Privacy

If our platform may be of interest to children, we include a section specifically addressing the collection of data from children, including information about parental consent.

  1. Rights of Users in Different Countries

Users in different countries may have specific rights regarding their personal information, such as the right to access, correct, or delete their data. We are committed to respecting and facilitating the exercise of these rights in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

Exercise of Rights

We provide a clear procedure or specific instructions on how users can exercise their rights (such as access, correction, deletion of data).

  1. Contact Us

If you have any questions about our privacy practices or the handling of your personal information, please contact us at info@detectmap.com.

  1. Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices or to comply with legal requirements. We will notify users of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page and may also use methods such as email or website banners to inform users of changes.

No Privacy Officer Required

In accordance with the GDPR, a privacy officer is not required for our platform as we are not a government organization, public health or educational institution, our core task is not to systematically observe people on a large scale, and we do not process personal data on a large scale.

Thank you for supporting Detectmap and for your commitment to our educational non-profit platform.

This Privacy Policy is intended to provide comprehensive information about our data practices and to comply with privacy laws and standards in various countries. It is important to regularly review and update your Privacy Policy to ensure compliance with evolving legal requirements and changes in data practices.