CIPDH Privacy Policy

Politique de confidentialité

1. Compliance

“Comité  International pour la Protection des Droits de l’Homme” (International Human Rights Defence Committee) (CIPDH) is committed to ensuring the privacy of all our users. This Privacy Policy governs all pages on the CIPDH site. CIPDH Website may be linked to the websites of such other parties, but those other sites may have their own privacy policies which apply to them.

By using the International Human Rights Defence Committee website, you consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy. CIPDH  may change the terms of this Privacy Policy from time to time and, if such changes are made, we may place notices on the CIPDH Website so that you can be aware of them.  Your continued use of the CIPDH Website will be on the terms of this Privacy Policy as amended from time to time.

2. Information that we collect and store?

The type and amount of information we receive and store depends on how you use the International Human Rights Defence Committee Website. You can access most of the pages on the CIPDH Website without telling us who you are and without revealing any personal information.  Our web servers collect anonymous logs during user visits to the CIPDH Website.  This information is used to create aggregate statistics, for example about when the International Human Rights Defence Committee Website is accessed, the pages which refer visitors to the CIPDH Website, the type of web browsers visitors use and which pages are viewed.  These statistics help us understand how the CIPDH Website is used and provide us with valuable information for improving it in the future.

We do not collect personal information (such as your name, address, phone number or e-mail address) on the International Human Rights Defence Committee Website unless you choose to provide it.  For example, where you express an interest in joining or donating to International Human Rights Defence Committee, subscribe to our email updates, or wish to access certain restricted parts of the CIPDH Website.

3. Use of Information

Your personal information will be retained by International Human Rights Defence Committee and its service providers in a secure environment, will be kept confidential, and will only be used in connection with the purposes for which it is submitted, or as otherwise explained on the CIPDH Website or as necessary for us to comply with our legal obligations.  For example, personal information submitted for the purposes of making a donation will be used to process that donation and personal information submitted with an expression of interest in joining CIPDH will be used to action your expression of interest in joining International Human Rights Defence Committee and provide you with information about CIPDH and where relevant CIPDH bureau.

4. Personal information

The information you provide will not be sold or rented nor will it be shared with third parties unless we have your permission, or are required to disclose the information by law or in the following circumstances:

1.      Sharing with International Human Rights Defence Committee: International Human Rights Defence Committee may share your personal information with CIPDH bureau located around the world, who may then use your personal information in connection with their activities related to International Human Rights Defence Committee or about International Human Rights Defence Committee’s activities in general.  For example, if you have expressed an interest in joining CIPDH or subscribing to our email updates and you are located outside of the France, we may share your contact details with your local CIPDH bureau.

2.      Hosting and processing: the International Human Rights Defence Committee is hosted by a third party service provider and therefore any personal details you submit through the CIPDH Website may be processed by that third party service provider. We may also use other third parties to process your personal details.  For example, such third parties may process your personal information to action expressions of interest to join International Human Rights Defence Committee, process donations to International Human Rights Defence Committee on our behalf or process and forward mailing information for users who choose to subscribe to our email updates.  All of these third party services providers will process your personal information only on CIPDH’s behalf and will be bound by strict confidentiality conditions.

3.      Payment processing and fraud: Your card details may be disclosed to banks or relevant financial institutions to arrange payments. In the case of a suspected fraudulent transaction, your details may be further disclosed for the sole purpose of performing further checks (for example, disclosure to a credit checking agency).

The disclosure of your personal information discussed above may involve transfer of that information outside of the European Union.  Countries outside of the European Union, such as the United States, may not have data privacy laws as strong as those in force in the European Union.

5.  Use of cookies

A cookie is a text-only piece of information that a website transfers to your computer’s hard disk so that the website can remember who you are. A cookie will normally contain the name of the Internet domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

International Human Rights Defence Committee uses cookies and collects IP addresses (an IP address is a number that can uniquely identify a specific computer or other network device on the internet). We use analysis software to look at IP addresses and cookies for the purpose of enhancing your user experience. This information is not used to develop a personal profile of you and the log files are regularly purged.

Users have the opportunity to set their devices to accept all cookies, to notify them when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time. To prevent the download of cookies, or otherwise control how cookies are used on your computer, please read the help information supplied with your Internet browser software or go to:

6. Access to your personal information

You may have rights of access to personal information that we hold about you, to correct that information or, in some circumstances, to object to our processing of your information, under data privacy law. If you wish to exercise any of these rights or have any questions about this policy, please contact:

Comité International pour la Protection des Droits de l’Homme

tel : + 33 630297272

fax : +33 146223004

Association  (CIPDH) 6,  rue Molière 92400 Courbevoie . France.