Thank you for visiting GEF-Satoyama Project website at We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal information. The following Privacy Policy applies to information collected at Amendments to this policy will be posted at this URL and will be effective when posted.

1. Information Collected

For each visitor to this website, our web servers may automatically recognize and collect non-personally-identifiable information, such as in-bound domain names, your computer’s IP address, the type of browser in use and pages viewed. This data tells us which pages our users visit. We only collect personally-identifiable information about you when you voluntarily submit such information to us (“Personal Information”).

2. Use of Information

Any Personal Information we collect is used only for internal review, to improve our web content, to optimize your web experience and to customize the content and/or layout of select pages.
We do not share your Personal Information with any third parties other than an agent of CI without your consent, except under the following circumstances:

  1. as set forth above;
  2. in response to a subpoena or when we are required to do so by law, for example:
    1. in response to a court order or other legal obligation;
    2. in response to a law enforcement agency’s request;
    3. to protect the security or confidentiality of our records;
    4. in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with our rights; or
    5. in the event CI goes through a reorganization (e.g., a merger into another organization), in which case you will be notified via a prominent notice on the website of any such transfer of your Personal Information.

3. Use of Cookies

We may use cookies to record past activity on our website in an effort to provide better and faster service upon your return visits to this website. We may also customize certain web content based on your browser type, bandwidth or other settings to optimize your site.

4. Use of IP Addresses

We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our website.

5. Linked Websites

Our website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

6. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify or supplement this policy at any time. If a material change to this policy is made, we will post a notice on the home page, and any changes to the policy will be posted on this page.


If you have any questions about our privacy statement or the practices of this site, please contact us at
Effective Date: This privacy policy was last revised June 17, 2016