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IJPM is committed to preserving the privacy of all visitors to our website at

Please read the following privacy policy to understand how we use and protect the information that you provide to us.

Information that we collect from you

When you submit written work for consideration to you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself including your name and contact details.

We may also collect information about your usage of our website as well as information about you from e-mails or letters you send to us.

Use of your information

Your information will enable us to provide you with access to all parts of our. It will also enable us to contact you where necessary concerning your enquiries/submission(s). We will also use and analyse the information we collect so that we can administer, support, improve and develop our journal. In particular, we may use your information to contact you for your views on our journal and to notify you occasionally about important changes or developments. If you change your mind about being contacted in the future, please let us know.

Disclosure of your information

The information you provide to us may be accessed by or given to third parties some of whom may be located outside the European Economic Area who act for us for the purpose of this journal. Those parties provide support services on our behalf. We may also pass aggregate information on the usage of our website to third parties but this will not include information that can be used to identify you.

Finally, if our business enters into a joint venture with or is sold to or merged with another business entity, your information may be disclosed to our new business partners or owners.

Unless required to do so by law, we will not otherwise share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to us without your consent.


Cookies are small amounts of information which we may store on your computer. Our system will issue cookies to your computer when you log on to the journal. Cookies make it easier for you to log on to and use the journal during future visits. They also allow us to personalise the content of the site for you. You may set up your computer to reject cookies by following the relevant instructions which can be found at In that case, you may not be able to use certain features on our site.

Security and Data Retention

We employ security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. We will retain your information for a reasonable period or as long as the law requires.

Accessing And Updating

You are entitled to see the information held about you and you may ask us to make any necessary changes to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date. If you wish to do this, please contact us at We are entitled by law to charge a fee to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you, however in most cases this should not be necessary.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

Any changes to our privacy policy in the future will be posted to the website and, where appropriate, through e-mail notification.


All comments, queries and requests relating to our use of your information are welcomed and should be addressed to: