Privacy Policy

International Center for Dialogue initiatives (hereinafter referred to as “ICDI,” “we,” “our,” or “us”) provides this privacy policy which describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the Website (www.dialogueinitiatives.org).

When you visit and use our website, contact us by email or donate online, we handle some of your personal data: mainly your email address (if you subscribe to our newsletter), your payment details if you chose to make an online donation, and data on your browsing habits, so that we can get to know you better.

We never collect information for commercial marketing purposes.
We do not collect personal information about our visitors unless you choose to provide this information.
OUR NEWSLETTER
Our website offers the option of subscribing to our newsletter so that you can receive our latest news directly to your email. To do so, we keep a record of your email address
By subscribing, you authorize us to use your data in order to regularly send our newsletter to the address you have provided and to exploit statistics linked to such correspondence.
A link at the bottom of each newsletter allows you to unsubscribe from our mailing list at any time. Any data pertaining to you that we hold will then be irreversibly deleted at the end of the month during which you unsubscribed, with the exception of your email address, which may be recorded for security reasons and to ensure we respect your request to unsubscribe.
SOCIAL MEDIA
When you authorize a social media network (Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, etc.) to share some of your personal data with us, we may receive any personal data that you share publicly on that social media platform, either from your profile or from other data that you authorize the social media to share (for example your name, email address, gender, profile image, list of friends or contacts, preferences, etc.).
ICDI can also receive personal data linked to your profile when you use the functionality of a social media that is embedded in our website, or when you interact with us via social media. You should always be aware of the terms and conditions, as well as the privacy policy, of such social media. Those remain the exclusive responsibility of that social media.
Donation
We also collect or obtain Personal Data when you choose to make an online donation to us. The data collected include your name, billing address, email address, donation amount, payment method, bank account number or credit/debit card number, cardholder or account holder name, card or account security details, card expiry date, BACS details, SWIFT details, IBAN details, payment date, and the reason for the donation if applicable.
COOKIES
A cookie is a small file that a website transfers to your computer to allow it to remember specific information about your session while you are connected. Your computer will only share the information in the cookie with the website that provided it, and no other website can request it. There are two types of cookies, session and persistent. Session cookies last only as long as your Web browser is open. Once you close your browser, the cookie disappears. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for longer periods of time.

ICDI may use session cookies for technical purposes such as to enable better navigation through the site or to allow you to customize your preferences for interacting with the site or to compile anonymous statistics on visits to our site. To learn more about the latter, we recommend that you read the information available to visitors of websites and applications that use Google Analytics: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.

At no time is your private information, whether stored in cookies or elsewhere, shared with third parties who have no right to that information. If you do not wish to have session or persistent cookies stored on your machine, you can turn them off in your browser. However, this may affect the functioning of some sections of our site.
OTHER LEGAL NOTICES
RESPONSIBILITY
Users are entirely responsible for how they use the information and content present on the website.
ICDI expressly excludes all responsibility and liability (including for negligence) to the extent allowed by the law, for damages of any kind caused or occurring in connection with access to, or use of, the website, or any other website linked to it, including any server or network failure. Neither do we bear any responsibility or liability in the event of a force majeure situation or given the unforeseeable and insurmountable action of a third party.
ICDI is committed to taking all measures necessary to guarantee the security and integrity of data. However, this does not include a guarantee of complete security.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Downloading or copying any text, images, videos, photographs, or other data published on the website does not imply the transfer of any rights to such content.
Copyright and any other rights relating to texts, graphics, photographs, videos, and other data published on the Site are the exclusive property of the Site or the rights-holders explicitly mentioned. Any reproduction is subject to prior, written consent from the rights holder.
THIRD-PARTY SITES
The editor of the website has no control over hypertext links included on the website and bears no responsibility for the domains they lead to.
The website contains links to other Internet websites (such as Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, etc.), as well as embedded content (for example videos, images, articles, other Internet sites, etc.). Content that is embedded from other sites will act the same as if the visitor was visiting those sites directly. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, or include third-party tracking tools, and track your interactions with this embedded content if you have an account that is linked to their website. The editor of our website is not responsible for this content, or for services that may be offered through such sites. Such websites are visited at the sole risk of the user.
Third parties may create links to pages on our Site, without the express consent of the website editor.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
We encourage you to regularly check our legal notices as we may make changes to them from time to time. Continuing to use our website constitutes express acceptance of the updated legal notices as soon as they enter into force.

If you have any questions about our legal notices, or about how we use your personal data, please contact us at the following email address: icdi@dialogueinitiatives.org.