Privacy Policy

UNHCR is committed to protecting individual privacy and securing the personal information made available by users of UNHCR websites (that is, all sites within the “” domain and UNHCR country sites , “UNHCR website”) as well as UNHCR web pages on other sites (such as official UNHCR profiles on social networks).

This privacy policy describes what information is made available to UNHCR and third parties when you visit official UNHCR web pages on other sites, and how UNHCR uses and stores that information. Any information voluntarily disclosed to UNHCR by users of UNHCR website is held with the utmost care and security and will not be used in ways other than as set forth in this privacy policy.

Providing information is your choice. When you undertake certain actions on our website, such as donating, signing up for our email newsletter, or filling in a form to register your interest in our activities, you knowingly provide us with personal information about you, such as your name, email address, postal address and other information. We use this voluntarily provided personal information in order to interact with you and provide relevant services and information on UNHCR work that may be of interest to you.

We will not make public your personal information without your consent. We do not sell or share your personal information voluntarily disclosed to us with anyone outside UNHCR unless it is for the explicit purpose of completing a donation transaction that you initiate. If you provide your personal information when joining us online or signing up for specific services, you will only be contacted by UNHCR for purposes related to the work of UNHCR and you can request to have your name removed from our mailing list at any time.