OPEC is committed to safeguarding the privacy of its website users.
1.1 What kind of data is processed, how and why
By accessing this site, you accept that we process certain information you send (e.g., your name, email address, etc.) or which we collect through your usage, including but not limited to information collected through emails you send, form submissions, surveys, online job applications, registrations, accreditations or other communications to or through the OPEC website. Such information may be retained in order to process and respond to your request, and will be treated following OPEC Data Protection Policy.
Personal Data, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address and web browser will also be stored in OPEC’s servers and used for the purpose of web analytics, such as to measure the number of visitors to the website, navigation time and number of page views to assess and improve the usability of the website and its content.
B. Cookies Policy
We collect and analyze anonymous traffic data, IP addresses, navigation through the site, software used, geographical location of user and time spent on the site.
Such information may be used to share OPEC webpages on social media platforms. For more information, please read OPEC Data Protection Policy.
2. What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files stored in your web browser and transferred between the webserver and your web browser to enable the webserver to identify the website you visited in the past on your subsequent visit.
Cookies allow the website or a third party to track your browsing history and activity and recognize you to make your next visit easier and the service easier and more useful to you.
3.1 When you browse our pages, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.
4. Third party cookies:
The OPEC website contains links to other external websites over which OPEC exercises no control. These other sites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or require personal information from you. OPEC is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites.
We may also use various third party cookies to report usage statistics of the service collected from your use of their services.
5. Managing cookies:
5.1 If you do not wish to accept our Cookies Policy you may disable cookies.
5.2 You may delete all cookies that are already on your computer. If you choose this option, some functions on the website may not work properly.
a. If you continue without disabling, you consent to the use of our cookies.
Our Cookies Policy may be changed at any time without prior notice, and changes of policy will be notified on OPEC’s website.