Terms of Use

Welcome to the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) website at www.asef.org. ASEF (“we”, “us”, “our”) is the owner of this website. If you continue to browse and use the ASEF website (“our website”), you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by these Terms of Use.

ASEFis committed to respecting the privacy concerns of all users of its website at www.asef.org (“our website”). We are the sole owner of the information collected on our website. 


Personal Data Protection Notice
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Communications from Our Website
You do not have to register to use our website. However, if you request information from us, e.g. about a project, internship, publication etc, we will contact you with further information to answer your query.  If you subscribe to our electronic newsletter, we will send you an email with the newsletter. If you no longer wish to subscribe to the newsletter, you may opt-out by emailing us at info@asef.org.


Information Sharing & Disclosure
When you request information from us, order a publication or subscribe to our newsletter, we collect details about you, e.g. name, address, email address and contact number. We store the information we collect about you in our database. We do not share, rent or sell your personally identifiable information, such as your name and email address, to any third parties. However, we will disclose such information if you give us your permission or if it is necessary to complete a transaction you have agreed to.


Legal Disclaimer
The content of the pages of our website is for general information and use only. We may change the content without notice. We do not provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness, or fitness for a particular purpose of any information on our website. You agree that such information may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

We are not liable for your use of any information on our website, which is entirely at your own risk. You are responsible for ensuring the information, services or products available from our website meet your particular requirements.

We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our website.


Log Files
Like most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files.  This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type and date/time stamp. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyse trends, administer the website, track users movements around the website and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We do not link this automatically collected data to personally identifiable information.


A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. We use cookies on our website. We do not link the information we store in cookies to any personally identifiable information you submit while on our website.

We use session ID and persistent cookies.  We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our website. A session ID cookie expires when you close your Internet browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. We set a persistent cookie to cache web pages so that our website loads faster into your Internet browser.  

You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “Help” file.  If you reject cookies, you may still use our website, but the speed at which the pages of our website are displayed on your Internet browser is reduced.

This Privacy Policy only covers the use of cookies on our website only and does not cover the use of cookies by any other website. (See ‘Links to Other Websites’).


Links to Other Websites
Our website contains links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us, e.g. ASEF partners. ASEF is not responsible for the privacy practices of these websites.   Our website also contains links to ASEF subsites, which are websites that are owned or controlled by us. Please note that this Privacy Policy only applies to information collected by our website. Refer to the individual subsites for their respective privacy policies.


Contact Us
To request access, correctlon of your personal data or withdrawal of consent, or for more information of ASEF Personal Data Protection Policy, please write to our Data Protection Officers.  Please note that ASEF may charge a reasonable fee for access.