ABOUT THIS WEBSITE AND ITS INITIATIVE: Foundation for Rural Entrepreneurship Development (FREND), a is a Company with Charitable objects, incorporated as per the provisions of Section 8 of The Companies Act, 2013 in India and is supported by Tata Trusts and by Google, to work as a vehicle for other like-minded organizations to leverage the power of the Internet Saathi network for socio-economic development of rural India. This Website is for dissemination of information and to further enable sustainability for the Internet Saathi network, a joint Initiative of FREND, Google and Tata Trusts and for opening up other avenues of economic opportunity for them.
Information collected automatically: When you use This Website, we may automatically collect and store information about your computer or mobile device and your activities. This information includes:
Whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information on publicly-viewable screens or pages, that information will be publicly available and can be collected and used by others. For, if you post your email address, you may receive unsolicited messages. We cannot control who reads your posting or what other users may do with the information you voluntarily post, so we encourage you to exercise discretion and caution with respect to your personal information.
We use your information to provide and improve our services, customize services for you, better understand our users, diagnose and fix problems, and sell and display offers and ads that may be relevant to you.
We may share user information with other companies for various reasons as described below. What information we make available to other companies depends on the nature of our relationships with them. We generally require these other companies to keep our users' information confidential.
Service Providers: We may share all of the types of information we collect with vendors who provide services to us.
Advertisers: To the extent we display advertising on This Website, we may allow advertisers and advertising networks to collect information about your devices, activities to enable them to display targeted ads to you.
Analytics Companies: We allow analytics companies to use tracking technologies to collect information about our users' computers or mobile devices and their online activities. These companies analyze this information to help us understand how our site is being used.
What we don't share: We do not provide third parties with your name, address, email address, or phone number.
Aggregated Information: We may publicly disclose aggregated information about our users, such as the total number of our users and their overall demographics.
Legal matters: We may disclose any information: in response to a legal request, such as a subpoena, court order, or government demand; to investigate or report illegal activity; or to enforce our rights or defend claims. We may also transfer your information to another company in connection with a corporate restructuring, such as a sale or merger.
We do not allow persons under 13 to register for any service, and we do not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from persons under the age of 13.
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