Privacy Policy


This Privacy Policy describes the purposes for which and the manner in which BAOA collects, uses, maintains and discloses personal data or information collected from Users of this Website. It also describes procedures available for Users who have questions, complaints or disputes relating to BAOA's handling of their personal data.

The Information BAOA Collects

BAOA gathers personal data from Users of its Web-site to improve the content on the Web-site, to enhance a User's online experience, and for other business purposes. BAOA takes reasonable precautions to secure a User's personal data. BAOA uses reasonable technical solutions to make a User's visit to this Web-site as safe as it can reasonably be, but Users should understand that no information system can ever be made 100% secure. BAOA may collect various types of personal data voluntarily provided by Users, including name, company name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, and other information such as survey responses. BAOA may also collect information about how Users use this Website, for example, by tracking the number of unique views received by the pages of the Website or the domains from which Users originate. BAOA may use "cookies" to track how Users use this Website. A cookie is a small pieces of data stored on a computer and delivered through a Web browser. Most, if not all, websites now use cookies. By using this technology, BAOA can provide a User with an enhanced online experience. It is possible for a User to turn off cookies in a Web browser. If a User does this, the User can still browse BAOA's Website, BAOA will not be able to provide the User with a more personalized experience. BAOA collects from Users only personal data that is relevant to the purposes outlined above. BAOA takes reasonable steps to ensure that the personal data that it collects is reliable, accurate, and complete.

How BAOA Uses Information

BAOA may use personal data collected through its Website to contact Users regarding products and services offered by BAOA and its affiliates, independent contractors and business partners, and otherwise to enhance a User's experience with BAOA and such affiliates, independent contractors and business partners. BAOA may also use information collected through its Website for research regarding the effectiveness of the Website and the marketing, advertising and sales efforts of BAOA.

Opt Out Procedure

Users have the choice to opt out of having their personal information used by BAOA for a purpose that is incompatible with the purpose(s) for which it was originally collected or subsequently authorized by the individual. When a User is first asked to provide personal data or information to BAOA, or as soon thereafter as is practical, but in any event before BAOA uses such information for a purpose other than that for which it was originally collected or processed by BAOA, BAOA will provide a User with clear and conspicuous, readily available, and affordable mechanisms to exercise this choice. 

Disclosure of Information

BAOA may disclose personal data or information collected from Users to third parties acting as BAOA's agents to perform tasks on behalf of and under the instructions of BAOA. BAOA will not disclose personal data or information collected from Users to any other third party aside from its agents. The third party agents include affiliates, independent contractors and business partners who will use the information for the purposes outlined above.

Questions, Complaints and Disputes

If a User has any questions, complaints, or disputes with BAOA with respect to the organization's handling of personal data, a User may notify BAOA by sending an email to infosec@baoa.org.bw. BAOA may modify this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice to BAOA's Customers or the public. Persons wishing to remain apprised of BAOA’s Privacy Policy should check this page for occasional updates. This Privacy Policy was last updated January 13, 2014.