Privacy Policy

Effective Date: Jan 1st, 2021 | Last Updated On: February 26th, 2024

This privacy policy (“Policy”) outlines how Wild Child Africa processes personal data collected from users (“You,” “Your”) on the website www.wildchildafrica.com. For any queries regarding this policy, you can contact us at info@wildchildafrica.com or 0728303202.

Definitions

1.1 Controller: Refers to the entity determining the purposes and means of processing personal data.
1.2 End-User: Any person or entity interacting with the service(s).
1.3 Personal Data: Information related to an identified or identifiable natural person.
1.4 Usage Data: Automatically collected data related to the use of the service.
1.5 Process: Operations performed on personal data.
1.6 Processor: Entity processing personal data on behalf of the controller.
1.7 Service(s): Defined in the Terms of Service.
1.8 Subscriber: Entity subscribing to the service(s) per the Terms of Service.
1.9 Terms of Service: Binding contract governing access and use of the service(s).
1.10 Website(s): Sites operated by Wild Child Africa.
1.11 You/Your: Identified or identifiable natural person processed as a controller.

Personal Data Collected by Us

2.1 We collect personal data directly from You when You subscribe to our service(s), submit web forms, provide feedback, participate in activities, or authorize third-party connections. We may also receive personal data indirectly from third-party sources.
2.2 Data collected includes sign-up information, account details, web interactions, and information from third-party services.
2.3 If You register through a third-party service, we may collect associated personal data already linked to your integrated service account.
2.4 Social media features on our website(s) are subject to the privacy statements of the hosting companies.

Purposes for Personal Data Processing

We process personal data to facilitate website and service access, complete transactions, provide customer support, communicate updates, conduct analytics, organize events, prevent fraud, personalize services, and obtain consent for other specified purposes.

Sharing of Personal Data

4.1 Your personal data may be shared with group companies and third-party service providers to offer services or send updates if You are a subscriber.
4.2 For subscribers, personal data may be sent to credit reference agencies to prevent fraudulent purchases.
4.3 Third-party service providers supporting website maintenance, payment processing, analytics, and marketing may have access to personal data.
4.4 Personal data may be shared or transferred in connection with mergers, acquisitions, or legal requirements.
4.5 Disclosures may occur in response to lawful requests or to prevent illegal activities.

5. Retention of Personal Data

5.1 Personal data is retained based on ongoing legitimate business needs.
5.2 In the absence of a need to retain personal data, deletion or secure storage is implemented.

6. Security of Personal Data

6.1 Technical and organizational measures are applied to protect collected and processed personal data.

7. Cookie Policy

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A cookie is a small text file placed on your computer or device by Our Website when you visit certain parts of Our Website and/or when you use certain features of Our Website. Cookies set by the Website owner are called “first party cookies”. Cookies set by parties other than the Website owner are called “third party cookies”.

WHY DO WE USE COOKIES?

We use cookies to facilitate and improve your experience on Our Website(s). More specifically, we use cookies to:

Understand and save your preferences for future visits.
Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better Website experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

Further to this, Our Website uses website analytics services. Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse usage statistics, enabling Us to better understand how people use Our Website. These enable Us to improve Our Website and the products and services offered through it. You do not have to allow Us to use these cookies, as detailed below, however, while Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Website, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Website, making it a better and more useful experience for you.

LIST OF COOKIES WE USE

The cookies used by Us may be categorized as:

Essential Cookies:

We set essential cookies that enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may not opt-out of these cookies. However, you may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the Website functions.
Analytics, Customisation and

Advertising Cookies:

We set these cookies to help Us improve Our Website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone.

Flash Cookies: 

Certain features of Our Service may use local stored objects (or Flash Cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences or your activity on Our Service. Flash Cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as those used for Browser Cookies.

Web Beacons: 

Certain sections of Our Service and Our emails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit Us, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of a certain section and verifying system and server integrity).

“Persistent” or “Session” Cookies:

Persistent Cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while Session Cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

HOW CAN YOU CONTROL COOKIES?

Usually, before any cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a prompt such as a pop-up or message bar requesting your consent to set those cookies that are not essential or strictly necessary. By giving your consent to the placing of these cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of such cookies; however certain features of Our Website may not function fully or as intended.

DO NOT TRACK

Some Internet browsers – like Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari – include the ability to transmit “Do Not Track” or “DNT” signals. Since uniform standards for “DNT” signals have not been adopted, Our Website does not currently process or respond to “DNT” signals. We take privacy and meaningful choice seriously and will make efforts to continue to monitor developments around DNT browser technology and the implementation of a standard. To learn more about “DNT”, please visit All About Do Not Track: https://allaboutdnt.com/

8. Contact Information

For inquiries, feedback, or requests, contact us at info@wildchildafrica.com or 0728303202.

9. Changes to the Policy

This Policy is subject to regular review, and updates may occur at any time. Material changes will be notified to users.