Data Protection

Privacy of Personal Information

Out of respect for the privacy of its users, the website ( of the Global Business Coalition  refrains from obtaining personal information from users without their explicit consent, other than as described below.

The Global Business Coalition website stores the Internet protocol (IP) address of your computer, the browser software and operating system used, and the date and time of your visit.

This information is used by the Global Business Coalition to understand which country the users of the website visit from, when they visit, and information about how users access the website. The intention is to inform analysis about how to improve and develop The Global Business Coalition also monitors network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or to otherwise cause damage to the site.

The Global Business Coalition does not distribute, sell or rent any personal information collected via its website. This is also true for personal information (for example, email and postal addresses) sent to the website’s email addresses. The Global Business Coalition does not send unsolicited emails to users of its site.

Policy on Cookies

The Global Business Coalition website uses both persistent cookies (text cookies) and session cookies. A persistent cookie is a file that might contain user personal information. It is stored on a user’s computer. The Global Business Coalition website uses persistent cookies to understand which pages on the website are popular, and to recognize repeat visitors. Session cookies allow the website to validate access to any secure areas after you have logged in – these are not stored on a user’s computer.

Your browser software should permit you to disable the use of cookies, if you do not want the Global Business Coalition website to collect this information.

Terms of Use


This site and its contents are the copyright of the Global Business Coalition.

The Global Business Coalition encourages the broadest possible dissemination of its information, particularly for educational purposes.

Unrestricted official publications of the Global Business Coalition can be reproduced for non-commercial purposes provided attribution is given to the Global Business Coalition and the Global Business Coalition is informed. Commercial use of materials from the website requires written permission from the Global Business Coalition.

This website also contains documents and photographs from other International Organisations or sources. These are for information purpose in-so-far as they relate to the work of the Global Business Coalition. Any use of these documents or photographs is subject to the strict Terms of Use Policy of each relevant organisation.

Obtaining permission to reproduce GLOBAL BUSINESS COALITION print and Internet materials

Requests for permission must be submitted by e-mail to Responses to permission requests will be made only by e-mail; not by fax or conventional mail.


The Website users are informed that during the connection to this website, some information may be temporarily conserved in the memory on your disk to facilitate the navigation on the website (pages visited, date and hour of the visit…).

If you want to reject the storing of cookies, you should define the parameters of your browser accordingly.


The texts and materials published on this site serve a purely informative purpose, and have no official or legal status in the form they are published here. Only the original documents, which are entrusted to, and kept by, the Global Business Coalition Secretariat have legal standing. Moreover, any texts contained on this site are not intended to be exhaustive or official, and do not affect the rights and obligations of Members.

Although reasonable efforts are made to update the information on the Website, the Global Business Coalition makes no representations, warranties or guarantees whether express or implied that the content on the Website is accurate, complete or up to date.

Furthermore, Global Business Coalition is not liable for any damage or corruption caused by malware on computers or other terminal equipment in connection with visiting, using and/or downloading data of any kind from the Websites. The Visitors are personally responsible for protecting their equipment appropriately from malware and other risks on the Internet.

This site is the only official website of the Global Business Coalition. Except with its consent, the Global Business Coalition shall not be liable for information posted on, or document contained in, any other website alleging or suggesting in any way some affiliation with the Global Business Coalition.


Should you have any questions or concerns about the Global Business Coalition’s Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact us by email at