Last update: May 27, 2022
understand how Kuuye.com from Ghana (“Kuuye.com”, “we”) uses
personal information. By accessing or using www.Kuuye.com, the Kuuye mobile
app, or any other related sites, applications, services and goods, or any other
website operated by Kuuye that links to this policy (each, the “Site”),
you acknowledge that you have read and understood this Policy. This Policy may
change from time to time; any changes we make to this Policy will be posted on
this Site, we will also take any other steps, to the extent required by
applicable law, including notifying you about material changes. Changes to this
Policy are effective as of the stated "Last Updated" date. We
recommend that you check the Policy periodically for any updates or changes.
The short version
Information We Collect – You directly provide us with
most of the information we collect: when you register to the Site, use it,
complete forms, or register to any of our programs. We also collect information
about your communications with Kuuye.com as well as any of your posts on our
blogs or forums and your communication with other users of Kuuye. In addition,
we automatically collect information while you access, browse, view or
otherwise use the Site and receive information from third party vendors or
other available sources.
Our Legal Basis for Using Your
Personal Information - Where relevant under applicable laws, all processing of your
personal information will be justified by a "lawful ground" for
processing as detailed below.
How Do We Use the Information
We use personal information to provide you with quality service and security,
to operate the Site, understand how people use the Site, and to perform our
obligations to you; to ensure marketplace integrity and security; to prevent
fraud; to contact you and send you direct marketing communications; to promote
and advertise the Site, our services and the Kuuye marketplace; to comply with
lawful requests by public authorities and to comply with applicable laws and
How Long Do We Keep Personal
We will keep personal information only for as long as is required to fulfil the
purpose for which it was collected. However, in some cases we will retain
personal information for longer periods of time.
Children - This Site is offered and
available to users who are at least 18 years of age and of legal age to
form a binding contract. Minors under 18 and at least 13 years of age, are only
permitted to use the Site through an account owned by a parent or legal
guardian with their appropriate permission. Minors under 18 are not permitted
to use the Site or the Kuuye services. We do not knowingly collect personal information
from children under 18.
Sharing Personal Information
with Third Parties – We share personal information with third parties in order to
operate the Site, provide our services to you, fulfil obligations imposed on us
by applicable laws and regulations, and prevent fraud, infringements and
Where We Store Personal
Some of the personal information you provide to us will be stored or processed
on our behalf by third party suppliers and data processors and may be located
in other jurisdictions, such as the United States, UK and Ghana
technologies (such as web beacons, pixels, tags, and scripts) to improve and
personalize your experience, provide our services, analyze website performance
and for marketing purposes.
Do Not Track (DNT) – Our Site does not respond to
Do Not Track (DNT) signals.
External Links - the Site contains links to
third party sites and if you link to a third party site from the Site, any data
you provide to that site and any use of that data by the third party are not
under the control of Kuuye and are not subject to this Policy.
Security – We implement technical and
organizational measures to maintain the security of the Site and your personal
information and in preventing unauthorized access, loss, misuse, alteration,
destruction or damage to it through industry standard technologies and internal
Updating Personal Information – We take steps to ensure that
the personal information we collect is accurate and up to date, and we provide
you with the opportunity to update your information through your account
profile settings. In the event that you believe your information is in any way
incorrect or inaccurate, please let us know immediately.
Contact Us - You can exercise your rights
over your personal information, by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.