Welcome to the Global Health Home School website available at www.globalhealthhomeschool.org (the “Site”). The Site is operated by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (the “Foundation”) and its service providers in collaboration with certain partners listed on the Site, which may be updated from time to time (together, “we”, “our” or “us”). The Site was created to provide activities and information for parents and caregivers to help children understand the COVID-19 pandemic and global health generally. For sake of clarity, the Site is not intended for minors (individuals under the age of 13, or equivalent minimum age depending on jurisdiction), and we do not knowingly collect personal data from minors.
This page sets out the specific terms and conditions (“Access Terms”) applicable to all users’ (“you”, “your”) access and use of the Site and information about how your personal information may be used in particular ways when you use the Site (“Privacy Statement”).
We may amend these Access Terms and/or the Privacy Statement from time to time. Please check this page regularly to ensure you understand the terms and conditions which will apply at any particular time.
1. Permitted Use of Content on the Site
2. Exclusion of liability regarding healthcare information
3. Linked sites including social media
Please note that the Content featured on the Site may be replicated or supplemented on third party social media websites, including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, which are governed by, and require your agreement to, different terms and conditions. You should carefully review such terms and conditions when you are redirected to such linked sites.
This Privacy Statement supplements the Privacy & Cookies Notice using the same headings (but without repeating each and every heading).
What data we collect about you
Data you provide yourself
If you wish to obtain educational content and other related communications, we will ask for the following information about you: name, country location, postcode, and email address.
How we use your data
We will use your personal information to administer the sending of the activities or information you have requested through the Site. Where you have opted in, we may also use your personal information to send you additional global health and COVID-19 related communications, information, and resources to the email address you have provided to us. You can opt out from receiving these communications using links within each email or by contacting us at [email protected].
Legal bases under the GDPR
Our processing of your personal information for the above purposes is necessary for our legitimate interests (including our interests in operating the Site, disseminating educational content), with the exception of sending you additional resources and/or communications by email, which relies on your consent.
When we share your data
Employees, agents, affiliates, service providers, and partners
We receive assistance with the administration of the Site from third party services providers who are data processors for the purposes of applicable data protection laws, including the GDPR. These services providers may only use your personal information on our behalf.