Privacy Policy

This policy was last revised on and effectively valid as of 5 May 2018

Pantau Gambut observes that users and/or informers require knowledge on the procedures to collect and use the information or data to be references in all activities of Pantau Gambut platform. Therefore, we create a privacy policy that aims at providing general information regarding the procedures to collect, use and disseminate any information or data provided by users through the website, email, social media or during your participation in activities conducted by Pantau Gambut.

In this privacy policy, what is meant by personal information is the information which may personally identify the informer i.e. full name, address, email address, mobile phone number, and professional affiliation.

By accessing and/or sharing information in “Share a Story” column or sharing personal information during participation in any activities conducted by Pantau Gambut, the provision of this privacy policy applies and the informer agrees with the provision in this privacy policy, which is subject to change without further notice.

Should you have any questions related to this privacy policy, please contact us at email [email protected]

What personal information is collected by Pantau Gambut?

  • Information you share: requires you to share some personal details such as your full name, email address, region of origin, and organizational affiliation when you submit a story. We also collect your email address when you subscribe to our monthly newsletter. will only use them to either attribute submitted stories, contact story contributors for clarifications, or to enable newsletter subscription. will not disseminate your personal information to any third parties. 
  • Information we collect from your activities in the website: uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer to help analyze how individuals use this site. The information generated by the cookie about use of the Web site will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. This information is used to evaluate use of the site, compile reports on site activity for Web site operators and provided other services relating to site activity and internet usage.

    Google may transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. The pages on this Web site will display with no loss of functionality if support for cookies is turned off in your browser settings. By using this Web site, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

    The data gathered for Google Analytics is held and processed by Google and is subject to the policies of that company. has no control over Google’s policies.

How do I request for correction for inaccurate information about myself?

You reserve the rights to request for correction for any inaccurate information related to yourself by contacting us through [email protected]

How can I be aware of any changes in this privacy policy?

Online activities of Pantau Gambut will be developed with new features following the development of technology. Therefore, this privacy policy is subject to change from time to time without further notice. The updated change of this privacy policy will be published with the updated effective date of the policy enforcement. Please monitor this page in regular basis to discover any changes of this privacy policy. By accessing, downloading, and participating in Share a Story or other activities conducted by Pantau Gambut team, you agree with the provisions within the privacy policy.