Copersucar S. A., biggest seller of sugar and ethanol in Brazil, renewed this Wednesday (07/18/2012), at the Company’s headquarters in São Paulo, the partnership with Instituto Ayrton Senna, started in 2010. Present at the event was the president of the Institute, Viviane Senna.
The partnership consists of expansion of the SuperAção Jovem, social responsibility program geared toward education and cultural formation of youngsters through development of reading, solving of mathematical problems and creation of solutions for their communities. Educational improvement of teachers, with support of its school planning and strengthening the commitment toward results of students is also part of the program.
In 2011, the SuperAção Jovem program benefited 23,294 students and 291 educators from 143 schools from São Paulo, spread in 13 municipalities where the partner plants of Copersucar are located. In the last two harvests, Copersucar invested R$ 900 thousand in the program. In 2012, the goal is to expand the SuperAção Jovem program to 39 thousand students, matriculated in 214 schools from 17 municipalities,
in addition to including the theme of environment in the scope of discussion. The new investment totals R$ 700 thousand.
“The partnership with Copersucar has been very important to guarantee the youngsters qualified educational opportunities. With SuperAção Jovem, they can develop their multiple skills, becoming the main responsible for their learning and history, guided by ethical and solidary values, empowered to face the challenges of the professional world and to live as full and participative citizens. It is not easy task, but we are achieving each day with Copersucar, going beyond the school seats, interfering positively in the lives of thousands of people, from the youth to educators
and directors of the partner schools”, remarks the president of Instituto Ayrton Senna, Viviane Senna.
“We consider this initiative as part of our commitment toward the search of sustainable results, with the creation of value for the society also”, states the president of the Copersucar Management Board, Luís Roberto Pogetti.
According to the Company’s CEO, Paulo Roberto de Souza, the partnership is an important instrument for social transformation and growth of people, in addition to contributing positively toward development of the communities where the company and plants have direct operations.
Copersucar has a history of investments in social projects. In the last two harvests, Copersucar and the partner plants invested R$ 12.2 million in social projects directed toward education, culture, sports and professionalization of youth.
The program has had satisfactory results since its implementation. A study concluded by the São Paulo State Education Secretariat in the first half of 2011 indicated that 80% of the partner fulltime schools of the SuperAção program attained the goal of Idesp – state indicator of the quality of education and that sets goals for improvement – last year, against 54% of non-partner fulltime schools.
In 2011 alone, 265 projects involving 10 thematic areas were conducted. The average number of books read annually by the program’s students exceeds the national average of the Brazilian student by more than four times. There are 7.2 books per student of the SuperAção Jovem program, against 1.6 of students from non-partner schools of the program.
During the event, Copersucar will present the second edition of its management and sustainability report. In relation to the two last harvests (2010/2011 and 2011/2012), the document was elaborated according to methodology of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and follows directives of the G3, having passed through the Application Level Examination by the GRI and attained grade B+. The external
verification, indicated in the previous report as objective, fulfilled in this cycle, was conducted by the company Bureau Veritas Certification (BVC). The report also brings the statement of the main advancements in governance, strategy and performance of the Company in the last triennium.
“Copersucar views sustainability as one of the pillars of its strategy to guarantee its growth and continuity. Its mission is to integrate the sugar and ethanol chain and create value sustainably for the main publics of interest – suppliers, shareholders, customers, employees and the society in general -, supported on the economic, environmental and social pillars”, points out Luís Roberto Pogetti, president of the Copersucar Management Board.
About Copersucar S/A: Established in 2008, it is the biggest Brazilian seller of sugar and ethanol integrated to production. Its business model, considered to be unique, combines the production of 48 partner production plants and of about 50 non-partner units, with an integrated logistics, transport, storage and sales system in large scale, in the domestic and foreign markets, under responsibility and direct management of the Company.
About Instituto Ayrton Senna: Instituto Ayrton Senna (http://senna.globo.com/institutoayrtonsenna) is a nonprofit organization that researches and produces knowledge to improve the quality of education in large scale. Funded with own resources, donations and partnerships with the private initiative, the Institute provides to public administrations, free of charge, management services of the educational process that include diagnosis and planning, formation of managers and educators, development of innovative pedagogical and technological solutions, all articulated in such a way as to promote full education for full development of children and youngsters in their multiple competencies. Founded in 1994, by the wish of the three-time Formula 1 champion Ayrton Senna, the Institute works to develop the potential of new generations, helping students obtain success at school and become citizens able to meet the professional, economic, cultural and political requirements of the 21st century. Each year, Instituto Ayrton Senna qualifies 60 thousand educators
and its programs directly benefit about 2 million students in over 1,300 municipalities
from the various regions of Brazil.
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In addition, this Policy aims to inform the owners about how Copersucar collects, uses, shares and protects Personal Data.
This Policy comes into effect on November 26, 2020.
Copersucar is a global exporter of sugar and ethanol using integrated logistics throughout its entire business chain, operational excellence and the sustainable creation of value.
I – Which Personal Data is collected and for what purpose is it treated?
Copersucar treats Personal Data, understood to be data that enable an individual to be identified or to become identifiable (“Personal Data” or “Data”).
Copersucar collects and treats Data on its various interfaces in the normal course of its business.
Thus, it collects the Personal Data of employees, customer representatives, partners, service providers, and suppliers etc. The list of data collected may include: Identification data, contact data, browsing data (cookies, IP addresses), geolocalization, devices, health data (this is considered sensitive Personal Data), biometric data and other data required from time to time for undertaking transactions under Copersucar’s responsibility. The list of data collected may vary according to the relationship existing between Copersucar and the owners.
II – Method and duration of the treatment
Most of the Personal Data that Copersucar processes provided directly by the owners for one of the following reasons:
All Personal Data collected is treated and stored for as long as necessary for complying with the purposes described in this Policy, as well as complying with the legal or regulatory obligations, also bearing in mind the occasional need to use it in legal, administrative or arbitration proceedings.
This, therefore, justifies the retention of Personal Data on our bases, under the same security and protection mechanisms employed in the case of Copersucar information.
III – Parent Company Contact Information
Additional Information, doubts or requests about this Policy can be clarified by the party in charge of protecting Personal Data, using the form available at e-mail address: https://privacy-central.securiti.ai/#/dsr/a176f0d7-3d78-443e-926c-4c304bd8618d or by sending an e-mail to email@example.com, or a letter to the following address: Avenida das Nações Unidas, No. 14261, Wing A-1, 12th floor, room 09, Postal Code: 04794-000 (care of Copersucar S.A.).
The party responsible for Copersucar is Certsys Tecnologia da Informação Ltda, a duly constituted company with its principal place of business at Rua Doutor Rafael de Barros, 209, Suite 132, Paraíso, São Paulo/SP Postal Code, enrolled with National Corporate Taxpayers Register (CNPJ) under no. 08.821.745/0001-23.
IV – Information about the shared use of data by the parent company and the purpose
Copersucar can share Personal Data with its subsidiary companies and suppliers, if necessary, when conducting its operations and/or meeting its obligations. This sharing involves establishing the parties’ rights and duties, so as to prevent Personal Data being used in a manner other than that stipulated by Copersucar and/or that violates the applicable privacy legislation.
In certain circumstances, at all times with due regard for prevailing legislation, Copersucar may be legally obligated to share Personal Data in response issues raised or legitimate requests.
V – Responsibility of the agents responsible for treatment
In treating Personal Data, Copersucar implements security measures considered sufficient for protecting it, such as:
Copersucar makes an effort to protect the Personal Data it handles, but there is no guarantee that this data is immune to improper access by unscrupulous persons.
Copersucar is not accountable for acts by third parties other than its traders or employees going about their work.
When accessing the Copersucar web site where there are fields for user login and password, the user is responsible for keeping their passwords and logins confidential. Copersucar is entitled to assume that aby person accessing the site using a login and password attributed to a user has the right to do so. Usually will be totally responsible for the activities of any person accessing the site using a password attributed to them, even if that person is not in fact authorized to do so by the user. Whenever there is reason to suspect that their password is being used without authorization, the user should change the password immediately.
In this respect, users are recommended to take the necessary precautions surrounding the confidentiality of their Personal Data when using the site and the internet as a whole.
The function of the user’s password is to protect their account against it being used by third parties and, therefore, Copersucar always suggests: (i) that users use strong passwords that are solely for accessing the digital environments of Copersucar, (ii) that this password is never shared with third parties, limiting access to their computer and browser, and (iii) that users log off from their accounts after using the services.
VI – Owner’s rights
The owner of the Personal Data enjoys the following rights in regard to their data, insofar as those rights are recognized under the applicable laws:
It is possible to exercise these rights by contacting us by sending a request to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
VII – Data of Minors
We do not deliberately collect Personal Data of children under the age of 13 (thirteen) years or those under the applicable age limit (“Age Limit”). If you are under the Age Limit, do not use the Copersucar services and do not provide any Personal Data.
If you are the parent of a minor and you discover that your child has provided Personal Data to Copersucar, contact us using the available at the e-mail address or via the e-mail account email@example.com.
If we become aware that we have collected the Personal Data of someone under the age of 13 (thirteen), we will take reasonable measures to remove their Personal Data.
VIII – Contact information
In case of any additional doubts, please e-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
IX – Amendments to this Policy
We may occasionally amend this Policy. When we make material changes to this Policy, you will be duly notified, according to the circumstances, for example, by displaying a notice on the main page of https://www.copersucar.com.br or by sending an e-mail to contacts registered in our services.
X – Final provisions
Copersucar, at its sole discretion, may modify the terms and conditions in this Notice, including, but not limited to, situations arising from compliance with legislation, alterations to the products and services, or by the rollout of new technological tools. For greater security and within the principle of transparency, any updates to the Privacy Notice will be made known to the owners on the Copersucar site (www.copersucar.com.br). Copersucar takes no responsibility for problems arising from delays, interruptions or blockages in the transmission of information sent to its e-mail address.
This Policy was last updated on November 26, 2020.