Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy applies to any website offered by Footsteps Ec-Lodge Ltd. hereinafter “Footsteps”, “we”, “our”, “us” and other forms of the word), including but not limited to www.footstepsinthegambia.com, all subdomains, current and future, company pages on Internet platforms belonging to third parties (such as Facebook or YouTube, for example), mobile applications, as well the process of obtaining access to Footsteps services via websites or platforms belonging to third parties. When using Footsteps services, you are giving us consent to the use of cookie files in compliance with the current Cookie Policy.

 

What are cookies?

 

Cookies are files or fragments of information that may be saved in your browser whenever you visit our Website or use our mobile applications or other software.

Cookie files may be ‘permanent’ or ‘session’ ones: permanent cookie files will be stored in the web-browser and will remain active until their expiration date, unless they are deleted by the user before the expiration date; session cookies will expire at the end of the user’s session when the browser is closed.

Cookie files do not normally contain information that can personally identify the user, but your personal information that we store may be linked to the information stored in the cookie files we obtained from you.

 

How do we use cookies?

 

Cookie files and tracking files will be used by us and our affiliated companies, partners and service suppliers (such as partners in marketing, analytics and client support) for trend analysis, website management, tracking of mobile application installations and user movement across our Website, as well as for the collection of analytical information of our user database as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of the listed technologies by the above companies on an individual or consolidated basis. When using our Services, you may receive cookie files from third-party websites or domains. Detailed information on these files may be found on the website of the relevant third party.

We use cookies for various reasons. Some of these reasons are essential, including but not limited to the saving of user settings.

 

What cookies do we use?

 

The table below presents various cookie file types that are used on the Footsteps website and mobile applications.

 

Third-party cookies

 

The cookies may be installed by third parties to improve the efficiency of the user’s experience with our Services and to provide users with more quality services.

 

Analytical

 

Name      Reason for use
Google Analytics Help us evaluate the interaction between the user and the Website, determine the number of users and process statistical data so that we can understand how users make use of our Service

Google’s Privacy Policy

Switching off Google Analytics

 

Advertisement

 

Name             Reason for use
Facebook      Allow us to better manage advertising distribution channels

     Facebook Privacy Policy

Twitter      Allow us to better manage advertising distribution channels

     Twitter Privacy Policy

Pinterest      Allow us to better manage advertising distribution channels

     Pinterest Privacy Policy

Google      Allow us to better manage advertising distribution channels

     Google’s Privacy Policy

How can the user control and remove cookies?

 

You can control the use of cookies at the browser level. The majority of Internet browsers are already set up to accept cookies automatically. If you do not wish us to use these files, you should set your browser up respectively or not use Footsteps Website.

Moreover, when you visit the Website, you are giving your consent to the use of cookies. You may change your consent to the use of cookies by contacting us via email: GDPR@footstepsinthegambia.com.

If you switch off the use of data such as cookie files, you will still be able to use our Website; however, this will limit your access to certain features or their components.

You can find further information on managing or rejecting cookies for different web-browsers on www.aboutcookies.org or the settings of popular Internet browsers:

 

Cookie settings in Internet Explorer

Cookie settings in Firefox

Cookie settings in Chrome

Cookie settings in Safari web and iOS.

 

How to contact us?

 

If you have any question regarding our Cookie Policy or use of cookies, do not hesitate to contact us via email at  support@footstepsinthegambia.com.

You can also contact us at the following address:

 

Footsteps Eco-Lodge

Granary End,

Hill Grove Lane,

Swanmore .

Southampton.

SO32 2NZ.