Privacy Statement

OCPA, the Observatory of Cultural Policies in Africa, releases this privacy statement as a firm commitment to the privacy and security of information provided by visitors of its website at and The following discloses its information gathering and dissemination policy.

Information is tracked only for the purpose of processing your subscription or order accurately and speedily, learning how we can improve our services, and helping us with security issues.

Personal information is used exclusively to process your subscription or order. OCPA will not solicit you by email, postal mail, telephone or any other means. In addition, no third-party will solicit you as a result of the information you provide to us. We do not sell, rent, share, trade or give away any of your personal information.

We provide email addresses throughout our site for you to contact us. All messages are kept confidential and will not be posted on our site unless we have obtained your written permission.

Aggregate traffic data such as the IP address, browser type and version, referrer sites and pages visited are automatically recorded for anonymous administrative site statistics and traffic flow information only, and are used to improve the overall quality of the OCPA online information services accordingly.

OCPA maintains appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity, and privacy of the information provided by its visitors. It will, however, not be held responsible for any breach of security.

Should you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please feel free to contact OCPA at