MediaConnect (www.nicvaconnect.org) is a Service provided by the Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA).
This Privacy Notice provides privacy information to Users of this Service. You can find NICVA's full Privacy Notice here and it is intended to be read alongside this Privacy Notice. You can also find more information in our Terms and Conditions.
Users of the MediaConnect Website are:
This website facilitates engagement between Experts and Journalists by making available and searchable the contact and biographical information of Users. Where User consent has been given for this purpose, we use it to provide it through this site.
You are encouraged to keep your profile up to date as it will be accessible to other users of this website who are participating in the programme.
As a User, you have control of your own personal information, including whether you are included on the MediaConnect website.
The information in your profile is available to signed-in and authenticated Users, i.e. Experts and Journalists participating in the programme.
You have control over what is displayed to others and you are able to remove your profile from view at any point and for as long as you like, while remaining as a participant in the scheme.
You can edit or remove the information in your profile, and you can hide your name and profile information from the listings at any point. You can change this setting if you want your profile to be listed again. Full instructions on how to do this are provided on the Help page.
If you choose to hide your name and profile information from the site, it will not be viewable to other Users but will continue to be held on our database. You will retain your user account and you can sign in to and edit your profile.
You are also free to withdraw your consent by contacting us. You may no longer be able to participate fully in the MediaConnect programme, and we may delete your account at this point.