Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to the Forest Regeneration and Environmental Sustainability Trust ( FORREST)

FORREST recognizes the importance of maintaining other’s privacy. We value one’s privacy and appreciate their trust in us. This Policy describes how we treat user information we collect. This Privacy Policy applies to current and former visitors to our website and to our online customers. By visiting and/or using our website, you agree to this Privacy Policy.

FORREST is an not for profit organization registered under Societies Registration Act 1860 and Mumbai Public Trust Act 1950, Reg No. – MH/1313/2015/PUNE. Our registered office is-E 101, Rohan Kritika, Sinhagad Road, Pune-411051

Our Office address is- 315, Lane-19, Mahatama Society, Pune, 411038

Information we collect

Contact information. We might collect your name, email, mobile number, phone number, street, city, state, pin code and country .

Payment and billing information. We might collect your billing name, billing address and payment method when you buy a ticket. We NEVER collect your credit card number or credit card expiry date or other details pertaining to your credit card on our website. Credit card information will be obtained and processed by our online payment partner.

Information you post. We might collect information you post in a public space on our website or on a third-party social media site belonging to FORREST.

Other information. If you use our website, we might look at what pages you accessed.

We collect information in different ways.

We collect information directly from you. We collect information directly from you when you register for an event with us. We also get information if you post a comment on our websites or ask us a question through phone or email.

We collect information from you passively. We use tracking tools like Google Analytics, Google Webmaster, for collecting information about your usage of our website.

We get information about you from third parties. For example, if you use an integrated social media feature on our websites. The third-party social media site will give us certain information about you. This could include your name and email address.

Use of your personal information

We use information to contact you: We might use the information you provide to contact you for confirmation for an event or other charitable purposes.

We use information to respond to your requests or questions. We might use your information to confirm your registration for an event or contest.

We use information to improve our products and services. We might use your information to customize your experience with us.

We use information to look at site trends and customer interests. We may use your information to make our website better.

We might use information as otherwise permitted by law.

Sharing of information with third parties

We will share information with third parties who perform services on our behalf. We share information with vendors who help us manage our online registration process or payment processors or transactional message processors. Some vendors may be located outside of India.

We will share information with the event organizers. We share your information with event organizers and other parties responsible for fulfilling the purchase obligation. The event organizers and other parties may use the information we give them as described in their privacy policies.

We will share information with our business partners. This includes a third party who provide or sponsor an event, or who operates a venue where we hold events. Our partners use the information we give them as described in their privacy policies.

We may share information if we think we have to in order to comply with the law or to protect ourselves. We will share information to respond to a court order or subpoena. We may also share it if a government agency or investigatory body requests. Or, we might also share information when we are investigating potential fraud.

We may share your information for reasons not described in this policy. We will tell you before we do this.

Third party sites

If you click on one of the links to third party websites, you may be taken to websites we do not control. This policy does not apply to the privacy practices of those websites. Read the privacy policy of other websites carefully. We are not responsible for these third party sites.

Grievance Officer

In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and rules made there under, we have appointed grievance officer.

If you have any questions about this Policy or other privacy concerns, you can reach our grievance officer at connect@forrest-india.org

Updates to this policy

This Privacy Policy was last updated on 29.12.2020 From time to time we may change our privacy practices. We will notify you of any material changes to this policy as required by law. We will also post an updated copy on our website. Please check our site periodically for updates.

Jurisdiction

If you choose to visit the website, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy and the website’s terms of use. In addition to the foregoing, any disputes arising under this Policy shall be governed by the laws of India.