Cookie Policy

This website, cogs.systems is part of Global Village Worker Limited. Cogs.Systems,  GlobalVillageWorkergvw.expert,  and various other Global Village Websites (“Our Site”) use Cookies and similar technologies in order to distinguish you from other users. By using Cookies, we can provide you with a better experience and to improve Our Site by better understanding how you use it. Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. We deem your acceptance of Our Cookie Policy to occur if you continue using Our Site. If you do not agree to Our Cookie Policy, please stop using Our Site immediately.

1. Definitions and Interpretation

1.1 In this Cookie Policy, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:

 

“Cookie” means a small file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when you visit certain parts of Our Site and/or when you use certain features of Our Site;
“Cookie Law” means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 and, where applicable, the UK GDPR, South Africa POPIA, Canada  PIPEDA,  USA CalOPPA or the applicable country’s law ;
“personal data” means all data that relates to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that data, as defined by the UK GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018 (the “Data Protection Legislation”); and
“We/Us/Our” means Global Village Worker Ltd, a limited company registered in England under company number 10629062, whose registered address is Queens Lodge, 26 York Street, London, England, W1U 6PZ, or any of its subsidiaries, GVW Experts or Global Village Worker Inc.
2. Information About Us

2.1 Our Site is owned and operated by Global Village Worker Ltd, a limited company registered in England under company number 10629062, whose registered address is Queens Lodge, 26 York Street, London, England, W1U 6PZ

2.2 Our Data Protection Officer is Marlene Freislich, and can be contacted by email at marlene@globalvillageworker.com

3. How Does Our Site Use Cookies?

3.1 Our Site may place and access certain first party Cookies on your computer or device. First party Cookies are those placed directly by us and are used only by Us. We use Cookies to facilitate and improve your experience of Our Site and to provide and improve Our services. We have carefully chosen these Cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your privacy and personal data is protected and respected at all times.

3.2 By using Our Site, you may also receive certain third-party Cookies on your computer or device. Third-party Cookies are those placed by websites, services, and/or parties other than Us. Third-party Cookies are used on Our Site for advertising services. For more details, please refer to section 4 below.

3.3 All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used under current Cookie Law. We may use some or all of the following types of Cookie:

3.3.1 Strictly Necessary Cookies.

A Cookie falls into this category if it is essential to the operation of Our Site, supporting functions such as logging in, your shopping basket, and payment transactions.

3.3.2 Analytics Cookies

It is important for Us to understand how you use Our Site, for example, how efficiently you can navigate around it, and what features you use. Analytics Cookies enable us to gather this information, helping us to improve Our Site and your experience of it.

3.3.3 Functionality Cookies.

Functionality Cookies enable us to provide additional functions to you on Our Site such as personalisation and remembering your saved preferences. Some functionality Cookies may also be strictly necessary Cookies, but not all fall into that category.

3.3.4 Targeting Cookies.

It is important for us to know when and how often you visit Our Site, and which parts of it you have used (including which pages you have visited and which links you have visited). As with analytics Cookies, this information helps us to better understand you and to make Our Site and advertising more relevant to your interests. 

3.3.5 Third-Party Cookies.

We do not place third-party Cookies; instead, they are placed by third parties that provide services to us and/or to you. Advertising services may use third-party Cookies to serve up tailored advertising to you on Our Site, or by third parties providing analytics services to us (these Cookies will work in the same way as analytics Cookies described above).

3.3.6 Persistent Cookies.

Any of the above types of Cookie may be a persistent Cookie. Persistent Cookies are those which remain on your computer or device for a predetermined period and are activated each time you visit Our Site.

3.3.7 Session Cookies.

Any of the above Cookie may be a session Cookie. Session Cookies are temporary and only remain on your computer or device from the point at which you visit Our Site until you close your browser. They deleted session Cookies when you close your browser.

3.4 Cookies on Our Site are not permanent.

3.5 For more details of the personal data that we collect and use, the measures we have in place to protect personal data, your legal rights, and our legal obligations, please refer to our Privacy Policy.

4. Consent and Control

4.1 Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, it will show you a pop-up requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies unless those Cookies are strictly necessary; however, certain features of Our Site may not function fully or as intended. You will be given the opportunity to allow and/or deny different categories of Cookie that we use. 

4.2 Besides the controls that we provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third-party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but they can change this. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.

4.3 The links to provide instructions on how to control Cookies in all mainstream browsers:

4.3.1 Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB

4.3.2 Microsoft Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/278835

4.3.3 Microsoft Edge: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/products/microsoft-edge (Please note that there are no specific instructions but Microsoft support will assist)

4.3.4 Safari (macOS): https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?viewlocale=en_GB&locale=en_GB

4.3.5 Safari (iOS): https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265

4.3.6 Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-Cookies-website-preferences

4.3.7 Android: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en (Please refer to your device’s documentation for manufacturers’ own browsers)

5. Changes to this Cookie Policy

5.1 We may alter this Cookie Policy at any time.  Any such changes will become binding on you on your first use of Our Site after they have made the changes.  They therefore advised you to check this page from time to time.

5.2 If any conflict arises between the current version of this Cookie Policy and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

6. Further Information

6.1 If you would like to know more about how we use Cookies, please contact us at admin@globalvillageworker.com.

6.2 For more information about privacy, data protection and our terms and conditions, please visit:

6.2.1Privacy Policy;

6.2.2 General Terms and Conditions.

Questions and comments regarding the T&Cs should be addressed to Legal at admin@globalvillageworker.com