Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute.
REDD-plus and Forest-DRR Research and Development Center.

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Privacy Policy

1. Basic premise
At the REDD-plus and Forest-based Disaster Risk Reduction (F-DRR) Research and Development Center (hereinafter referred to as "the Center"), we are collecting information from everyone using the Center's website (hereinafter referred to as "the Site") in areas necessary to the smooth operation of the services (such as information provision and database services) provided by the Site. Information acquired will be handled appropriately within the scope of the purposes of use.
2. Scope of information acquisition
(1) We automatically collect and store, IP addresses, information about access to the Site (i.e., the date and time you access the Site and the pages you visit) and so on. Cookies (information transmitted from the server to the user's browser and stored on the user's computer in order for the server to identify users) may be used to the purposes to figure out the accurate number of accesses and to improve convenience of the browser display function.
(2) At the "Events" section, in some cases, we ask you to register your name, affiliation, region and country, grade and instructor, e-mail address, phone number, and outline of your work. The data will be used for preparing the event smoothly.
3. Purposes of use
(1) The information acquired in 2. (1) will be used as a reference for the smooth operation of the service provided by the Site.
(2) The Site uses Google Analytics( External link ) to analyze its visits and usage. Google Analytics collects user information through cookies. Please review the Google Analytics' website (How Google uses information from sites or apps that use our services( External link )) for more information. To disable Google Analytics, you can download and install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on( External link ) provided by Google Inc.
(3) The information collected in 2. (2) will be used as a reference for preparing the events smoothly. E-mail addresses will be used to reply to. Other optional items will be used as reference information.
4. Limitations on use and provision
At the Center, except in cases of legal disclosure requests, cases of illegal access, threats and other unlawful acts or other special reasons, the information acquired will not be used by ourselves for any purposes other than those described in 3., nor will it be provided to any third party. However, statistical information regarding access to the Site or information on users' attributes may be made public.
5. Measures to ensure security
The Center is taking the measures necessary to manage acquired information appropriately to prevent the leakage, loss or destruction of acquired information.
6. Scope of application
This privacy policy applies only to the Site (
7. Others
The Center may revise the privacy policy if necessary.