Forum for the Future (Forum) is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with our obligations under data protection legislation. The current data protection law is found in the Data Protection Act 1998 but with effect from 25th May 2018, the main data protection law will be the General Data Protection Regulation as supplemented by the Data Protection Act 2018 and related laws.
Forum promises to respect any personal data you share with us, or that we get from other organisations, and to keep it safe. We aim to be clear when we collect your data and not do anything you wouldn’t reasonably expect.
1. Who we are
We are Forum for the Future, one of the world’s leading sustainability nonprofits. Our purpose is to accelerate the big shift to a sustainable future by tackling complex global challenges. Forum for the Future UK is a registered charity (no. 1040519) and a company limited by guarantee (no. 2959712)
Forum for the Future US Inc is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a licensed Trademark of Forum for the Future
2. Information you give us
We obtain information about you when you get in touch with us to find out more about our work, when you register to receive a newsletter or when you register for an event.
When you sign up to receive a newsletter or register for an event we will ask you for your personal information in order to for us to contact you and keep you updated.
We also automatically collect information, in the form of cookies, when you visit our websites, forumforthefuture.org and thefuturescentre.org
3. What are cookies?
A cookie consists of information sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.
Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, whilst some browsers allow you to reject just third party cookies. Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites, including ours.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of Forum’s websites will be transmitted and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In addition to reporting website usage statistics, we use Google Analytics in conjunction with additional advertising cookies. We use these cookies to select advertising based on what’s relevant to you, to measure interactions with the ads we display and to improve reporting on campaign performance.