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  Thank you for visiting the Koning Willem Fonds (KWF) website and reviewing our privacy policy. Our privacy policy is clear:
We will collect no personal information about you when you visit our website, unless you choose to provide that information to us. If we collect that information, here is how we handle information about your visit to our website.
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If you review or download information, we may track the visit through the use of "cookies". Cookies are pieces of information, that a web site transfers to an individual's hard drive for record-keeping purposes.
The use of cookies is an industry standard, and you will find cookies at all major websites. Cookies help the KWF to tailor information to your preferences and to see which areas of the web site are frequented most. KWF never uses cookies to retrieve information from your computer, that was not originally sent in a cookie. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies.
If you prefer, you can change your browser settings to refuse cookies. However, in so doing, you may not be able to fully utilize the website. By not disabling cookies in your browser you consent to accepting cookies from this website.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, we may gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. 
This information does not identify you personally. During your visit, we may automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit: 
  • the Internet domain (for example, "" if you use a private Internet access account, or "" if you connect from a university's domain;
  • the IP address of the computer, which you use to access our website (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer, whenever and wherever you are surfing the web);
  • the type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
  • the date and time you access our site;
  • your geographical location;
  • the pages you visit; and
  • if you linked to and accessed our website from another website anywhere, the address of that website.
If You Send Us Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information — as in an email, or by completing a form with your personal information and submitting it to us through our website — we use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information you have requested.
We treat emails the same way we treat letters, but we do not collect personal information for any other purpose than to respond to you.
We may share the information you give us with our trustees, or as otherwise required by English law. However we do not create individual profiles from the information you provide.
Whlist we are dealing with your request for information and or assistance you consent to us that your personal details may be registered in a digital format for the period of processing your enquiry and shared with third parties required to deal with your request for assistance.
If you have requested to have your personal data to be added to our mailinglist, your data will be kept until you resign from our mailinglist.
Children’s GDPR Privacy Code
KWF web pages and services do not purposely address anyone under the age of thirteen. However we may not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 13. In the case we discover, that a child under 13 has provided KWF with personal information, we will immediately delete this information from our servers. If a parent or guardian has become aware, that their child has provided us with personal information, they need to contact KWF, so that we are able to take the necessary actions.

In case information for a child under 13 years of age is provided as part of a social service the KWF renders to applicants, the information will be used only in the context of the service requested and provided.
When the applicant's request for assistance includes information concerning children under the of 13 is settled, all childrens' data in connection with the case will be deleted from the server.
Children have the same rights as adults over their personal data. These include the rights to access their personal data; request rectification; object to processing and have their personal data erased.
An individual’s right to erasure is particularly relevant, if they gave their consent to processing when they were a child.
e-Data Collection, Scraping, Harvesting, Web Data Extraction
It is strictly forbidden to collect any (e)mail address published in this KWF website, whether the (e)mail address is obtained by:
  • using an handmatic and or automated means to extract electronic (e)mail addresses from the KWF website; each time the (e)mail address is or was obtained, a notice is herewith given that the operator of such activity will not give, sell, purvey and or transfer by any other means (e)mail addresses maintained by the KWF website to any other party for the purposes of initiating, compiling and or enabling others to initiate electronic (e)mail messages and or
  • using an automated means, that generates possible electronic (e)mail addresses by combining initials, names, letters, numbers, punctuation marks, ligatures, logo-grams, symbols and or tokens in any shape or form into numerous permutations to resemble (e)mail addresses.
In doing so the perpetrator may be subject to a prosecution in any jurisdiction having privacy and or anti-spam legislation, that prohibit or restrict the scraping and or harvesting, compiling and or use of (e)mail addresses illegally obtained from the KWF website.  

Links to Other Websites
Our website may have links to other websites. Once you leave the KWF website and link to another site, you are subject to the privacy policies and colophon of the new site.  

Changes to This Privacy Policy
KWF may update its Privacy Policy from time to time. KWF advises you, the user, to review this page periodically for any changes