Privacy & policy

Welcome to the Privacy Policy of the DOST Digital Innovations Center.

This privacy policy outlines the procedures for collecting, storing, and utilizing personal information on the www.sosial.gov.az website. By accessing and using www.sosial.gov.az, you explicitly consent to the gathering, utilization, and disclosure of your relevant information as detailed in this privacy policy.

The collection, storage and use of personal data during the use of the www.sosial.gov.az website adhere to the legislation of the Republic of Azerbaijan and international agreements to which the Republic of Azerbaijan is a signatory. The precedence of these legal frameworks is acknowledged in safeguarding the website's functionality.

It's important to us that you are aware of your rights and choices concerning your data. Find out more about how we manage your personal data below:

Information We Collect. The information we collect is essential for delivering our services to you effectively. The following describes the information we collect and how we obtain it.

•             Voluntary Information: We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide when expressing interest in our products and services.

•             Online Activities: Information is gathered when you participate in activities on www.sosial.gov.az or when you contact us for various reasons.

•             Contextual Dependence: The information collected is contingent on the context of your interactions with us, the choices you make, and the specific products and features you use on www.sosial.gov.az.

How We Use Your Information. The utilization of the information we collect via our www.sosial.gov.az is influenced by the particular services you engage with, the manner in which you interact with them, and any preferences you have shared with us. Here are the specific purposes for which we employ the information collected about you:

•             To deliver the services and customize your experience;

•             For research and development purposes;

•             To engage in communication with you regarding the services;

•             When addressing your inquiries and resolving complaints.

Sharing Your Information. We taking into account the requirements of the law may share personal data with affiliated companies, service providers acting on our behalf, partners, developers, or others as per your direction. We do not disclose personal data to third parties for their independent commercial and marketing purposes.

Cookies and Similar Technologies. We may use “cookies” and similar technologies to access or store information. These technologies assist us in gaining a deeper understanding of user behavior, contributing to security and fraud prevention efforts. They also inform us about the specific sections of our websites that people have visited and aid in assessing the effectiveness of web searches.

Third-Party Websites. Our www.sosial.gov.az may link to other websites, online services, or mobile applications. We cannot guarantee the safety and privacy of data you provide to these third parties. Any personal information you provide to them is not covered by this Privacy Policy.

Data Protection. At the DOST Digital Innovations Center, we are committed to protecting your personal information through a system of organizational, technological, and physical safeguards. Our commitment considers the nature of the personal data, the specific processing involved, and the potential threats posed. We continually strive to enhance and refine these safeguards, aiming to fortify the security measures in place and ensure the protection of your personal data.

Data Retention. The duration for which we retain the information collected about you varies based on the type of information and our specific needs. We keep your personal data only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this privacy policy.

Updates to This Policy. We may update this privacy policy from time to time. The updated version will be indicated by an updated "Revised" date.

Contact Us. If you have questions about this policy, please contact us at ____________