Privacy policy

1. Introduction

Please read the Privacy Policy ("Policy") carefully before using the Dear Mamma – Breast Cancer Awareness for the poorest and illiterate women App ("Dear Mamma App", "App", "Service"), operated by The DEAR Foundation in Switzerland ("DEAR Foundation", "us", "we" or "our"). Your use of the Dear Mamma App is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with the Privacy Policy. The Policy applies to all visitors, users and others who use the App. By using the App you agree to be bound by this Policy. If you disagree with any part of the Privacy Policy then you may not access the Service. The DEAR Foundation built the Dear Mamma App as a free app. This Service is provided by The Dear Foundation at no cost and is intended for use as it is. If you choose to use our Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this Policy. The personal information that we collect is used for providing and improving the Service. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy together with the Terms and Conditions are accessible at the Dear Mamma web site

2. Information Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to age, gender, location. The information that we request will be retained by us and used as described in this privacy policy. The App does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you. Link to privacy policy of third party service providers used by the App

  1. Google Play Services
  2. Firebase Analytics

3. Log Data

We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the App we collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the App when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.

4. Cookies

Cookies and similar technologies for mobile devices are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory. This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the App may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.

5. Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  1. To facilitate and improve our Service;
  2. To provide the Service on our behalf;
  3. To perform Service-related services; or
  4. To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

We want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, these companies and individuals are obligated to protect your information and are forbidden from disclosing or using the information for any other purpose.

6. Security

We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

7. Links to Other Sites

The App may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by The DEAR Foundation. The DEAR Foundation has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for the content, the privacy policies, or the practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that The DEAR Foundation shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

8. Children’s Privacy

This Service does not address anyone under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 18. In the case we discover that a child under 18 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to take necessary actions.

9. Changes to This Privacy Policy

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace the Privacy Policy at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 30 days' notice prior to any new terms taking effect. The changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.

10. Contact Us

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at: Enable JavaScript to view protected content.