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  Thank you for visiting the Koning Willem Fonds (KWF) website and reviewing our privacy policy. Our privacy policy is clear:
We will collect no personal information about you when you visit our website, unless you choose to provide that information to us. If we collect that information, here is how we handle information about your visit to our website.
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If you review or download information, we may track the visit through the use of "cookies". Cookies are pieces of information, that a web site transfers to an individual's hard drive for record-keeping purposes.
The use of cookies is an industry standard, and you will find cookies at all major websites. Cookies help the KWF to tailor information to your preferences and to see which areas of the web site are frequented most. KWF never uses cookies to retrieve information from your computer, that was not originally sent in a cookie. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies.
If you prefer, you can change your browser settings to refuse cookies. However, in so doing, you may not be able to fully utilize the website. By not disabling cookies in your browser you consent to accepting cookies from this website.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, we may gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. 
This information does not identify you personally. If we do, we automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit: 
  • the Internet domain (for example, "" if you use a private Internet access account, or "" if you connect from a university's domain;
  • the IP address of the computer, which you use to access our website (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer, whenever and wherever you are surfing the web);
  • the type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
  • the date and time you access our site;
  • the pages you visit; and
  • if you linked to our website from another website anywhere, the address of that website.
If You Send Us Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information — as in an email, or by completing a form with your personal information and submitting it to us through our website — we use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information you have requested.
We treat emails the same way we treat letters, but we do not collect personal information for any other purpose than to respond to you.
We may share the information you give us with our trustees, or as otherwise required by English law. However we do not create individual profiles from the information you provide.
Whlist we are dealing with your request for information and or assistance you consent to us that your personal details may be registered in a digital format for the period of processing your enquiry and shared with third parties required to deal with your request for assistance.
If you have requested to have your personal data to be added to our mailinglist, your data will be kept until you resign from our mailinglist.
Links to Other Websites
Our website may have links to other websites. Once you leave the KWF website and link to another site, you are subject to the privacy policies and colophon of the new site.