Introduction to terms of services:
If you do not agree with the Policies, then do not use the Services. You may not use the Services: if you are under 13; if we have restricted or terminated your use of the Services; or if your use of the Services will violate another contract.
If you sign up for a mailing list, donate or create an account you may be asked to provide your name, address, email, and/or date of birth. We process your Personal Data, including any sensitive personal data that you have provided to us with your consent, to communicate with you, fulfil your orders (donations /child sponsorships), answer your queries and provide you with communications about our nonprofit. We will only use the information for the purposes for which it is provided, for any compatible purposes and to fulfil our legal or regulatory obligations We may use your information to communicate with you using various means, including email, notices on the website, messages to you through your account services.
If you are making a donation on this website (donations, child sponsorships or supporting a project), you may be asked to provide credit card information. In such event, we do not collect your financial information but direct you to a payment provider to process your donation.
In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to do necessary actions.
Being redirected from external websites:
The website can use the c.d. social plug-in. The social plug-in are special instruments that allow us to incorporate features from social media networks directly from the Friends of Terre des Hommes website. (For ex. the feature “like” on Facebook). All the social plug-ins on the website are operated by the social network platform. When you use one the plug-ins on the website (for ex. Clicking the “like” button) or if you decide to leave a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from the browser directly to the social network platform (in this case Facebook).
At each place that you provide your personal data on our website, there is an opportunity for you to express your preferences in relation to marketing communications from us. Where you provide your consent to such communications, you can withdraw consent or change your preferences at any time by clicking the unsubscribe button on any marketing communication or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org expressing your preferences.
The privacy of the children in our child sponsorship program:
In order to protect the privacy of children participating in our programs, you may not use the Services to share or otherwise communicate any child’s last name, health information or other personally identifiable information about such child, including anything that would reveal a child’s specific location within a country other than such child’s city and country.
In order to protect our children, their families and our sponsorship communities, please use caution when sharing any videos, photos, films or similar materials. These materials are intended to be used for educational purposes and to promote Children International programs while protecting the dignity of the people we serve. Use of these materials for commercial purposes or for promotion of any activity other than Children International programs is not authorized without prior permission from Children International.
We take the security of the website, the Services and your information seriously. We seek to use reasonable organizational, technical, and administrative measures to protect Personal Information within our organization. However, because the Internet is not a 100% secure environment, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information and credentials.