Who we are
Our website address is: https://elephantsalive.org
We've always undertaken to treat your information with the utmost care, keeping personal details confidential. With the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) now in full effect, we are even more committed to protect your information.
POPIA promotes the fair and transparent use of personal information. This means if we use your personal information, we must safeguard it appropriately.
What is personal information?
Personal information is defined by POPIA as any information that can be used to identify you as an
individual. Examples include your identity number, account number, telephone number, email address, physical address and other unique identifiers.
We undertake to maintain the privacy, safety and integrity of your personal information.
For more information view our privacy notice here: POPIA Mandate
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
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If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
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