NYK's Data Privacy Statement

Now You Know, your civic media news network, is pleased to welcome you. You can get your daily fix of news and stories right here. Additionally, you gain access to a community where meaningful conversations about important issues are encouraged. We hope that these discussions will result to intelligent exchange of factual information. 

Now You Know PH is a community that exists both online and on the ground. We make it a point to connect not only with our online network but also with youth advocacy groups in universities, and organizations on the ground through The NYK Community, our face to face community engagement and citizen journalism arm. 

 

Keeping this in mind, when you register with Now You Know PH, you may be asked to provide us with contact information. Rest assured that we value your privacy and will only share personal information obtained from you with your consent. 

 

The following are some critical points to remember about our privacy policy: 
You are not required to provide us with any personal information in order to read or share news items, but you may be asked when you log into our community system through our Now You Know PH website user account or your preferred social media account if you wish to comment on a story or participate in a survey. 

To foster intelligent discussion about pertinent issues of the day, we encourage readers to identify themselves when posting comments. 


If you share our content on social networking sites such as Facebook or Twitter, or if you log in using your social media accounts, we may request access to certain information from your social media profile; however, this will always be done in accordance with the privacy policies of these sites and services. 

Sharing personal information about yourself through your NYK profile enables us to better serve your needs and deliver the content you desire. As long as you maintain control over which and how much information about you is visible, you can rest assured that you will always have the final say over which and how much information about you is visible. 

We may share aggregated data about traffic and user engagement metrics with third parties, such as advertisers and analysts, from time to time. However, rest assured that such data will reflect only demographic information and not personally identifiable information. Without your consent, we will not share your personal information.  While we will make every effort  to protect and safeguard your privacy, you should keep in mind that data transmission over the Internet, particularly via public computers, is never completely secure. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your personal password and user credentials. 

If you wish to access, correct, limit, or update the Personal Information you have provided to us, or if you have any questions or complaints about the processing of such information, or if you wish to exercise any other of your data subject rights, please contact us via email at info@nowyouknowph.com. Kindly include a scanned copy of any government-issued identification card or, if the request is made by an authorized representative, proof of the representative's authorization in your email (e.g., a power of attorney or its equivalent). This enables us to respond to legitimate requests and to remain vigilant in protecting your data subject rights.

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