Privacy Policy
Privacy Policy and Terms of Use
Your privacy is important to us. It is Instituto Cerrados' policy to respect your privacy in relation to any information we collect on our website.

About data collection

Access to our site is free, but eventually the user will need to provide personal data to access some of our records/services. We only ask for personal information when we really need it to provide you with a unique service or content. We do this by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent.

The purposes of the data collected

The personal data collected is hosted on Leadlovers, the marketing automation and management tool we use, and will be processed for the following purposes:

– Analyze the performance of the Portal, measure its audience, check users' browsing habits;

– Allow the provision of services that are more personalized and suited to the needs of users, such as profile pages, updates, relevant content and advertisements and audience segmentation;

– Allow communication between users and Cerrados Institute, including sending and receiving emails;

– Insertion of the email in a mailing for the dissemination of activities carried out by Cerrados Institute or related to its social purposes.

IC will not, under any circumstances, share user data with third parties, except to comply with a court order. We will process the data in accordance with the purposes set out above, and in cases permitted by applicable law.

The information collected is only retained for as long as necessary to provide the requested service. When we store data, we protect it, within commercially acceptable means, to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

You are free to refuse our request for personal information, understanding that we may not be able to provide some of the services you require. Our website may have links to external websites that are not operated by us. In that case, we have no control over the content and practices of those sites.

Your continued use of our website will be deemed acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, please contact us.

About the use of Cookies

What are cookies?

As is common practice on many websites, this website uses cookies, which are small files that are downloaded to your computer, in order to improve your experience. This page describes what information they collect, how we use it, and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored, however, please be aware that this may impair your browsing experience on our website.

How do we use cookies?

We use cookies for a variety of reasons, detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases, there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave all cookies if you are not sure whether or not you need them if they are used to provide a service you use.

Disable cookies:

You can prevent cookies from being set by adjusting your browser settings (see your browser's Help for how to do this). Please be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this website, it will generally result in the disabling of certain functionality and features of this website. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

Cookies we use

Cookies related to email newsletters:

This website may offer newsletter subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications that are valid only for non-users.

Form-related cookies:

When data is submitted via a form, such as those found on our page, cookies can be set to remember user details for future correspondence.

Site Preference Cookies:

To provide you with a better experience on this website, we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this website runs when you use it. To remember your preferences, we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page that is affected by your preferences.

Third Party Cookies:

In some cases, we use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third-party cookies you may encounter through this website.

This website uses Google Analytics, which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web,to help us understand how you use the site and how we can improve your experience. These cookies can track things like how much time you spend on the site and the pages you visit so that we can continue to produce engaging content. (For more information about Google Analytics' cookie policy, see the official Google Analytics page.)

Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this website so that we can continue to produce compelling content. These cookies can track things like the time you spend on the website or the pages you visit, which helps us understand how we can improve the website for you.

From time to time, we test new features and make subtle changes to the way the site presents itself. When we are still testing new features, these cookies may be used to ensure you receive a consistent experience while on the site, while we understand what improvements our users appreciate most.

If there's something you're not sure whether or not you need, it's generally safer to leave cookies enabled in case it interacts with one of the features you use on our site.

Rights of data subjects

According to the General Law for the Protection of Personal Data, Law nº 13.709/2018, the rights of the holder of personal data to which Instituto Cerrado has access are:

– Confirmation that there is one or more data processing being carried out;

– Access to stored personal data concerning you;

– Correction of incomplete, inaccurate or outdated personal data concerning you;

– Deletion of personal data concerning you and which are unnecessary, excessive or if their treatment is unlawful;

– Deletion of data (except when the treatment is legal, even without the consent of the data subject);

– Information about sharing your data with public entities, if any;

– Information on non-consent, that is, on the option not to authorize the treatment and the consequences of denial;

– Revocation of consent, under the terms of the law;

– Opposition, if you disagree with a treatment carried out without your consent and consider it irregular.

Updating and Changing this Policy

Instituto Cerrados reserves the right to improve the functionality of this website. The information, instruments and means used to interact with the users of the site are subject to change without prior notice or consent of its users.

The Cerrados Institute will be able to:

– Suspend, cancel or interrupt access to the website whenever there is any breach of this policy;
– Remove, change and/or update all or part of the Platform space as well as its respective contents and/or the Privacy Policy.

Any change and/or update of this Privacy Policy will take effect from the date of its publication on the Portal, when its recipients will be made aware of its new content.

This policy is effective from December/2021