Thank you for visiting the SPRING website. This page explains how the United States Agency for International Development’s SPRING program and its website, http://www.spring-nutrition.org, will handle information we learn about you from your visit.
How SPRING gathers information:
When you visit http://www.spring-nutrition.org, we may store some or all of the following information:
- The IP address from which you accessed our website
- The date & time you accessed our website
- The URL of the website from which you linked to http://www.spring-nutrition.org
- Any keywords you used in a search to find http://www.spring-nutrition.org
- The pages you visited on our website
- The links you clicked on a page
- The browser or device used to access our website
We do not collect or track personal information through this process. We use this information, in aggregate, to make our website more useful to visitors – to learn about the number of visitors to our website and the types of technology used, to detect operational problems, and to improve the website’s general security.
Information You Provide to SPRING
You do not have to provide any personal information to view this website. We maintain the information we collect in accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, where applicable.
If you identify yourself for registration purposes:
You may choose to engage with us and provide contact information to SPRING in order to be considered for consultant positions or to receive information, such as a project newsletter, through a distribution list, or to participate in an online collaboration forum or discussion group. SPRING will not disclose this information and will only use the information for the purpose for which it was provided.
In certain instances, such as participation in on-line collaboration forums or discussion groups, the information you provide may be visible to other forum participants. SPRING is not responsible for how other participants may use your information.
We will retain personal information only for as long as needed to provide our products or services, to manage our business, or to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes, prevent abuse, and enforce our agreements.
If you would like to view, update, or delete your personal information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can prevent Google Analytics from recognizing you on return visits to our sites by disabling cookies in your browser. Google also provides an "opt-out" tool (which must be installed in your browser) which will prevent your browser from making your site activity available to Google Analytics . The Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on is available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. We are not responsible for this tool. If you choose to use it, you do so at your own risk.
SPRING does not collect personally identifiable information, such as social security numbers, date, or place of birth.
Further, some of the links on this USAID-funded web site point to non-USAID sites which may place cookies on your computer. You should know that the non-USAID site may still place a cookie on your computer. If you want to avoid such cookies, we encourage you to set your browser to notify you when cookies are being set and allow you to reject them. Your system's help files will explain how to do this.