Privacy Statement

Privacy Policy for Dunya: The Journal of Free University Institute of Asia and Africa. 

1. Introduction

Welcome to Dunya: The Journal of Free University Institute of Asia and Africa, an online and print scholarly journal committed to the dissemination of knowledge. We take your privacy seriously and are dedicated to safeguarding the personal information you provide to us.

2. Information We Collect

2.1 Personal Information:

  • We may collect personal information such as your name, email address, affiliation, and other details when you submit manuscripts, register for an account, or engage with our journal.

2.2 Automatically Collected Information:

  • We may collect certain information automatically, including your IP address, browser type, and device information, to enhance your experience and analyze trends.

3. How We Use Your Information

3.1 Publication and Communication:

  • We use your personal information to manage submissions, communicate with authors and reviewers, publish accepted manuscripts, and produce the print version of our journal.

3.2 Journal Improvement:

  • We may use collected data for statistical analysis, journal improvement, and to enhance our services, both online and in print.

4. Information Sharing

4.1 With Authors and Reviewers:

  • Personal information may be shared with authors and reviewers during the manuscript submission and review process.

4.2 Printed Publication:

  • In producing the print version of our journal, personal information may be included in the printed copies.

4.3 Legal Requirements:

  • We may disclose information if required by law or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Dunya: The Journal of Free University Institute of Asia and Africa, its users, or others.

5. Your Choices

5.1 Account Information:

  • You can review and update your account information at any time by logging into your account.

5.2 Communication Preferences:

  • You can choose to receive or opt-out of certain communications from us.

6. Security

  • We implement reasonable security measures to protect your information, both online and in print. However, no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is completely secure.

7. Third-Party Links

  • Our website may contain links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these websites.

8. Changes to this Privacy Policy

  • We may update this privacy policy to reflect changes in our practices. The effective date will be revised accordingly.

9. Contact Us

  • If you have questions or concerns about this privacy policy, please contact us at [email protected]