DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

PAPUA NEW GUINEA

2024 Education Theme: “Transform Teaching and Learning to Achieve Quality Education for All"    ****     PNG Education Transformation Vision 2075: “Transforming our dreams into reality in the next 50 years”    ****     " Leave No Child Behind "    ****    

Privacy Statement

Introduction

Welcome to the website of the Department of Education Papua New Guinea. We are committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of your personal information. This privacy statement outlines the types of information we collect, how we use it, and the measures we take to safeguard your data.

  1. Information Collection: We may collect personal information from you when you interact with our website, such as when you submit forms and provide feedback. The types of personal information we collect may include your name, contact details, and any other information voluntarily provided by you.
  2. Use of Information: We may use the personal information you provide to us for the following purposes:
    • To respond to your inquiries and provide you with the requested information or services.
    • To process and administer any applications, registrations you have submitted.
    • To send you updates, newsletters, or other communications that may be of interest to you
    • To improve our website and enhance user experience.
  3. Disclosure of Information: We will not disclose, sell, rent, or share your personal information with third parties unless required by law or with your explicit consent. However, we may share your information with the Department of Education Papua New Guinea for administrative and operational purposes.
  4. Data Security: We take appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. We use secure systems, encrypted connections, and follow industry best practices to ensure the security of your data.
  5. Cookies and Tracking Technologies: Our website may use cookies and other tracking technologies to enhance your browsing experience. These technologies collect non-personal information such as IP addresses, browser types, and browsing patterns. You can adjust your browser settings to manage or disable cookies if you prefer.
  6. External Links: Our website may contain links to third-party websites. Please note that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those websites. We encourage you to review their privacy policies before providing any personal information.
  7. Updates to the Privacy Statement: We may update this privacy statement from time to time to reflect changes in our practices or legal requirements. The revised statement will be posted on our website
  8. Contact Information: If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding your personal information or this privacy statement, please contact us at:
  9. Department of Education Papua New Guinea
    Address:P.O Box 446 Waigani
    National Capital District
    Papua New Guinea
    Email:enquiries@education.gov.pg
    Phone:+675 328 8800