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This page explains what personal information we gather when you visit the PDN website and details how that information is used.


This page explains what personal information we gather when you visit the specific website within the University of Cambridge domain called 

Who will process my personal information?

The information published here applies to the use of your personal information (also known as ‘personal data’) by the University of Cambridge through the viewing or use of this site.

General personal information collected on our websites

When you visit any of the websites within the University of Cambridge domain, we hold certain information about you for service and security reasons. For more information on this, please see

Specific personal information collected on this website

This site asks you to provide anonymous information about your feedback via a web form. We gather this information so that our ED&I team can work on the current goals:

  1. Promote a culture of diversity in PDN
  2. Ensure that all members of PDN have a say in matters related to ED&I in the workplace.

We do not collect data about you from any other sources of personal data. For information about how Google uses your personal information, please see

If you would like further information on how this information is processed, you can contact

Further information

Please see more information about how we handle your personal information and your rights under data protection legislation


This page was last updated in May 2022.

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