Cookies & Privacy Policy

The World Ovarian Cancer Coalition is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Any information you provide, by which you can be identified when using this website, only will be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

What we collect
We may collect the following information:

  • Your name
  • If relevant, the group or organization for which you work or volunteer – and your role or title
  • Contact information, including postal and email addresses, as well as other social media details (for example, website or Facebook details)
  • Demographic information, such as country and postal code

From time to time we may collect personal stories or information about experiences or views relating to ovarian cancer.

What we do with your information
Your information helps us provide you with information about the work and activities of the World Ovarian Cancer Coalition. Your information also helps us to better understand the needs and experiences of ovarian cancer patients and caregivers. Finally, the information helps us provide you with a better service (for example, on our website and in our newsletter).

To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

A cookie is a small file that asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a specific site.

We may use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. That helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website.

Links to other websites
Our website contains links to other websites (for example, of our WOCC partners). Once you leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information that you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties. You may request details of information that we hold about you.

If you would like more information about our Privacy and Cookies policy – or about the information about you that we hold – please contact:

May 2017