The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (“the Government”) is concerned to ensure that all personal data submitted through Social Enterprise Website (“SE Website”) are handled in strict adherence to the relevant provisions of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PD(P)O).
Collection of Information
This Government will record the visits to SE Website by using cookies without collecting any personal identifiable information of users.
A cookie is a small amount of data created in a computer when a person visits a website on the computer. It often includes an anonymous unique identifier. A cookie can be used to identify a computer. It, however, is not used to collect any personal information. In other words, it does not have the function of identifying an individual user of the website.
Cookies are used by the Government to collect statistics aboutthe users’ preference of websites.
You may choose to accept or reject cookies. If you reject the cookies, you will not be able to use some of the functions of SE Website, such as saving your preferences in using the SE Website.
Search service on SE Website is provided by an independent contractor of the Government. We are advised by the independent contractor that it does not collect personal identifiable information while serving search results through SE Website. The independent contractor will share the anonymous data it collects through the search service with the Government for compiling traffic analysis on government websites. The Government will not match the data obtained from any such search activity with any personal data possibly held by the Government.