Executive Director: Amy Lecciones
Web Administrator: Aaron Julius Lecciones
Web Development Team: Amy Lecciones, Aaron Julius Lecciones, Zenaida Ugat, Carlo Quintos, Darry Shel Estorba
Registered Office: Pasig City, Philippines

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Ortigas Center, Pasig City, Philippines 1605

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I. Disclaimer

The content of our pages was created with great care. We cannot take any responsibility for this web site being correct, complete and up to date. We likewise assume no liability for errors of an editorial or technical nature. Liability claims for material and non-material damage that may result from the use of incorrect or incomplete information or from the use of the information provided are strictly excluded. If you own any content that is present on this website, please inform u so we can remove this content immediately.

We reserve the right to make changes at any time to parts or the whole of the content on our website, to add to, remove or completely suspend them. The content on this website are non-binding and subject to change.

Our website contains links to external third-party websites. A link of this type is purely for information. We have no influence on the content of the external website and therefore we assume no responsibility for this third-party content. The responsibility lies with the providers of these third-party websites. At the time the link was set up the linked pages were checked with great care for illegal content. Illegal content was not identifiable at this time. The content of the linked external websites will also be checked at regular intervals in the future. It is however pointed out that the content and configuration of the linked pages may be changed at any time without our knowledge and influence. So we expressly distance ourselves herewith from all content and configurations of linked pages. On becoming aware of infringements on external web pages to which our website is linked we shall remove such links immediately. The exclusion of liability also applies analogously to content and configuration of such pages that may be reached by further hyperlinks on the linked page. Liability for such hyperlinks is therefore particularly excluded.

II. Copyright

The content and works on these web pages are subject to Philippine copyright law. The copyright to the text and picture material used lies with SCPW PH (SCPW, Inc.) if there are no acknowledgements of third-party contributions. Duplicating and using the texts, graphics and pictures used here outside the limits of copyright is not permitted without the prior written consent of the publisher. Designated brands and those registered to third parties are in each case subject to the applicable statutory regulation of the trademark legislation and titles of the respective registered owners. Downloading copies is only permitted for private, non-commercial use.

If any wording of this exclusion of liability or parts of it no longer or only partially reflect the current legal position, this does not affect the validity of the remaining parts of the text with its content.

III. Privacy Statement

We do not share personal information with third-parties nor do we store information we collect about your visit to this blog for use other than to analyze content performance through the use of cookies, which you can turn off at anytime by modifying your Internet browser’s settings. We are not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this blog on other Web sites or media without our permission. If you subscribe to our newsletter you are able to opt-out and unsubscribe at any time. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice.

Version: July 2018

Cookie Policy for The Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands

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What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies: Wikipedia, EU Commission 1, EU Commission 2.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this or follow this self-help guide). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

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Third Party Cookies

In some special cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
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Cookies Used on this website (Cookie Scan by Cookiebot)

CONSENTthird-party227 monthsUsed to detect if the visitor has accepted the marketing category in the cookie banner. This cookie is necessary for GDPR-compliance of the website.
GPSthird party1 dayRegisters a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location.
IDEthird party1 yearUsed by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's action s after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
NIDthird party6 monthsRegisters a unique ID that identifies a return ing user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.
PREFthird party8 monthsRegisters a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites.
rc::apersistentpersistentUsed in context with video-advertisement. The cookie limits the number of times a visitor is shown the same advertisement-content. The cookie is also used to en sure relevance of the video-advertisement to the specific visitor.
rc::bsessionsessionUsed in context with video-advertisement. The cookie limits the number of times a visitor is shown the same advertisement-content. The cookie is also used to ensure relevance of the video-advertisement to the specific visitor.
test_cookiethird party1 dayUsed to check if the user's browser supports cookies.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEthird party179 daysTries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.
YSCsessionsessionRegisters a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.

Facebook Apps

This website uses a plugin to pull live Facebook posts from the SCPW Facebook Page.  In compliance with Philippine Data Privacy Act, all the information used by this application is managed by Facebook and therefore the SCPW has no control over how Facebook uses, manages, and stores the information you choose to provide Facebook Apps.  Rest assured, Facebook is working on compliance with US regulation on Data Privacy.

More Information

Hopefully, that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. This Cookies Policy was created with the help of the Generator of GDPR Cookies Policy and the GDPR Privacy Policy.

However, if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:

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Version: January 2019