Privacy Policy –Nekudat Zion” – Point of Reference

Welcome to the “Point on Reference”, Nekudat-Zion website, which is operated by the “Nekudat Zion” association (“The Association“) – to strengthen and preserve the heritage of IDF soldiers throughout the generations. The organization enables the viewing of testimonies and memories of IDF soldiers who no longer serve, as well as uploading original content and sharing memories of military service.

The Association respects the privacy of users of the Website (in this policy: “the Site“)” and is committed to protecting and maintaining the privacy of users of the Website (“You” or the “User“). This website is based on the following link:

 https:/nekudat-zion.org/.

This document describes the privacy policy used on the site. It explains, among other things, the manner in which the site administration uses the information provided to it by the users of the site, or collected by it when using the site. This policy is worded in the masculine form for convenience only. It is intended for all genders.

Submitting Information to the Site

The site administration provides users with an online contact form. When completing the online form, you will be asked to provide details such as: full name, phone number, active e-mail address and other details.

The site also allows you to register as a user. If you are under the age of 18, you may only register if the organization has received a signed consent form from your parents or guardian.

At the time of registration you will be asked to provide personal details such as: full name, phone number, gender, date of birth, email address, details regarding your military service such as period of service, period of reserve service, corps or command, rank, details regarding wars and operations in which you took part. You will also be asked to confirm your agreement to this policy and to the terms of use that apply to the site. Without providing the data requested in the mandatory fields, you will not be able to complete the filling out of the forms. You must fill in accurate and correct details.

Registered users may upload videos about their military service to be posted on the site. If you uploaded such a video, it is expected to be published on the site (subject to our right to check the integrity of the video and its contents and their compliance with the site’s regulations).

The data you provide will be stored in the site’s database. You are not required by law to provide the information, but without providing it, the Company will not be able to contact you or register you as a user of the Site.

Use of information

We collect information about how you use the Site. Such information may include, for example, what you read on the Site, what pages and content you viewed, the Internet address (IP address) from which you accessed the Site, and more. The use of this data, as well as the data you provide when completing the online forms, will be made in accordance with this privacy policy or in accordance with the provisions of any law – for the following purposes: 

Providing information to a third party

The site administration will not transfer your personal details to third parties, except in the following cases:

Possession of information outside of Israel

We store and process the information collected in various computer systems in Israel and abroad, including through cloud services. You hereby give us your explicit consent to the transfer of the information for storage and processing outside of Israel.

Information Security

We  implement measures to reduce the risks of damage, loss and unauthorized access to personal information. However, these measures never guarantee complete protection against information security risks. Therefore, we do not give a guarantee, and you can not expect that the application and its associated information systems will be immune from information security risks.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

The site administration may change, from time to time, the provisions of the privacy policy. If material changes are made to this policy, in the provisions regarding the use of personal information that you have provided, a notice thereof will be published on the site. We encourage you to review the Privacy Policy from time to time.

Contact Us

If you believe that your privacy has been compromised during the use of the Website, or any of the Group’s services, as well as if you have any questions, suggestions, complaints and more regarding this Policy, please contact us via email at: info@nekudat-zion.org and we will endeavor to deal with your inquiry as soon as possible.

Policy updated on 16/1/2023