What is in a cookie?
Cookies may be set by the website you are visiting (‘first party cookies’) or they may be set by other websites who run content on the page you are viewing (‘third party cookies’).
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server and only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember your online preferences.
If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.
The SyriaLifeline website uses Google Analytics which is a cookie that collects information about how visitors use the SyriaLifeline website, such as how they move around the site, when they are using it, how they are accessing the website, and what content users are most interested in. This helps us to compile reports for donors, and improves the service of the SyriaLifeline website.
Information we may collect from you
The SyriaLifeline website can be used freely without the need to register or provide any personal details.
If however, you wish to subscribe to the SyriaLifeline website newsletter, you will need to complete a ‘Subscribe to our Newsletter Form’ located on the website and submit certain personal details being your name, email address and organisation. The website administrators will hold such personal details for technical purposes only. We do not pass on any personal details to third parties, and all personal information collected will be stored securely. Notwithstanding this, users subscribing to the SyriaLifeline newsletter do so at their own discretion and provide personal details at their own risk.
Using SyriaLifeline Material
By using the SyriaLifeline website you are agreeing to your personal information being handled Material must not be used or adapted from SyriaLifeline website in order to disrupt, provoke, attack or offend others nor break the law or condone or encourage unlawful activity. This includes breach of copyright, defamation and contempt of court.