Here on African Lens, we respect the privacy of any information you supply on our web site. Protecting your information is important to us. This statement sets forth our Privacy Policy and describes the practice we follow with respect to all visitors to this web site.

Information Collected

When you access and use African Lens, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This is done on most websites today. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the Web Site, to track users' movements around the Web Site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. This is used for analytical purposes only.


African Lens places a cookie on your computer. It is a small file that resides on your computer's hard drive and contains non-personally identifiable information about the user. Cookies only identify the user's computer and stores information about their preferences. You can set your browser's options not to accept cookies, but this may prevent you from accessing all of the features on our site.

Email Privacy

African Lens does not rent, share or sell email lists to third parties for their promotional purposes. Emails will only be used to send updates about African Lens, when required. If you no longer wish to receive these updates, or you wish to unsubscribe from your African Lens account please complete the contact form on the Web Site and let us know in the comments section that you would like to be removed from the list.

Third Party Links

Please be aware that the Web Site may contain links to other sites that are covered by their own privacy policies. African Lens is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites and we encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site. We recommend that our users read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information.

Changes to Privacy Policy

African Lens reserves the right to change our online privacy policy and modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we decide to make any material changes to our privacy statement, we will notify you via email or by posting a prominent notice on our Web Site including the home page and other places we deem appropriate, at least thirty (30) days prior to implementing the change so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. You will have a choice as to whether or not we use your information in this different manner.

If you have any questions about African Lens' Privacy Policy or concerns about personal information you have supplied, please contact us.