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Privacy Policy

The information provided by the USER through any of the forms on the WEBSITE and WEB APP will be processed by the UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (USAID) in collaboration with the MUNICIPAL MAYOR’S OFFICE OF SAN SALVADOR with registered office in the city of San Salvador, El Salvador.

Legal basis and purpose

The legal basis that legitimizes the processing of data collected through this WEBSITE and the WEB APP is the explicit consent of the data subject. In any case the interested party who writes through any form of this WEBSITE or WEB APP must check the box of conformity explicitly consenting to the processing of data in accordance with the Privacy Policy provided in the registration of this medium.

CENTRO HISTÓRICO will treat the information provided by the USER for different purposes, depending on the way the data is collected:

  • Manage, administer, provide, expand and improve the services that the USER has decided to consult through our search map.
  • Adapt these services to improve their quality for the USER.
  • Send information requested by the USER.
  • Send notifications about new functionalities or events registered within the WEBSITE and WEB APP.

The USER consents to the processing of his/her data for the purposes described above, without prejudice to his/her right to revoke such consent by sending an e-mail to info@centrohistorico.gob.sv, identifying him/her as a USER of the WEBSITE or WEB APP to specify his/her request.

Recipients of the information

The data provided by the USER to CENTRO HISTÓRICO will not be communicated to any third party and will only be used for statistical analysis by the MUNICIPAL MAYOR’S OFFICE OF SAN SALVADOR when it is necessary to evaluate the results of visits and number of users.

Mandatory or optional nature of the requested information

The mandatory data of each form will be identified as such in the form itself.

Refusal to provide such information will prevent the completed form from being sent.

Cookies and tracking files

In addition to those cookies strictly necessary for web browsing, such as session cookies, this website uses analytical and advertising cookies, own and third party (Google Analytics services), which allow information to be stored in the user’s browser, which can be retrieved on subsequent visits.

Google Analitycs services are used to measure and analyze website visits. The data collected will be processed by Google in accordance with the Google Analytics Privacy Policy. Therefore, the exercise of any right related to Google cookies must be done by communicating directly to Google’s management.

Cookies will not be installed on your computer or device until you give ACCEPT or express your willingness to browse the web through one of the following actions:

  • Remaining on the website for more than 30 seconds
  • Scroll vertically through the website.
  • Click on any point or link on the website.

By performing any of these actions the USER accepts the use of cookies and IP address tracking files whose use allows CENTRO HISTÓRICO to collect data for statistical purposes such as: date of first visit, number of times visited, date of last visit, URL and domain from which it comes, browser used and screen resolution.

In any case, the USER may prevent the installation of cookies or delete those that have already been installed, through the configuration of your browser, as well as through the use of specific applications. However, CENTRO HISTÓRICO cannot be held responsible for the fact that the deactivation of these may prevent the proper functioning of the site. The information obtained is completely anonymous, and in no case can it be associated to a specific and identified user.

These are the instructions to configure cookies in the main browsers:

Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Content settings. For more information, you can consult Google support or browser Help.

Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings. For more information, you can consult Mozilla support or the browser’s Help.

Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Settings. For more information, you can consult Microsoft support or the browser’s Help.

Safari: Preferences -> Security. For more information, you can consult Apple support or the browser’s Help.

Web Server Logs

A web server log is a simple text file that records activity on a server. This type of system makes it possible to obtain statistics on the USER’s browsing patterns. Due to the way it works, if the USER disables or blocks the use of this system, it may cause errors in the operation and/or use of the WEBSITE and the WEB APP.

Geolocation Permissions

Geolocation technology allows the determination of the USER’s location by means of geographic coordinates (latitude and longitude) on a Google map. The information will be obtained by means of the IP identification of a device connected to the Internet, by means of a network provider, by means of a GPS, so that the terms and conditions of the third party provider will be applicable to such geolocation services. Due to the way the WEBSITE and WEB APP work, if the USER disables or blocks the use of this system, this may cause errors in the operation and/or use of the WEBSITE and WEB APP.

To prevent your device from allowing the use of the aforementioned technologies, the USER must reject the authorization request that will be displayed on the screen of the device, prior to browsing certain sections of our WEBSITE and WEB APP.

Safety measures

CENTRO HISTÓRICO has adopted the necessary technical and organizational measures to guarantee the security of the personal data and to avoid its alteration, loss, treatment or unauthorized access, taking into account the state of the technology, the nature of the data stored and the risks to which they are exposed, whether from human action or from the physical or natural environment.

However, the USER should be aware that Internet security measures are not impregnable.