(Last Updated: September 2017)

This website (the “Website”) is owned and operated by the Iraqi Christian Human Rights Council (referred to as “ICHRC”, “we”, “us” or “our”). This privacy policy applies to the Website (the “Privacy Policy”). This Privacy Policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide to us when you visit the Website, and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing such information.

By accessing or using our Website, you agree to this Privacy Policy. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS OR USE OUR WEBSITE.


We may collect several types of information about visitors. We may collect this information either directly when you provide it to us or automatically as you navigate through the Website as follows:

(a) We may collect and process your data when you submit feedback or send us a communication. When making a donation on the Website, you may also be asked to provide a credit card number and other payment-related information. Depending upon the activity, some of the information we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity.

(b) We may collect certain information that does not by itself identify a specific individual. Such information tells us about your equipment, browsing actions, the resources that you access and use through the Website, such as your operating system and browser type. We may use analytics and similar services, to help us to deliver a better and more personalized service to users by enabling us to estimate usage patterns, customize the Website according to your individual preferences, and speed up your searches.

(c) When you contact us for support we may collect additional information to resolve your issue.

(d) When you use our Website we may use cookies and other technologies in order to facilitate and customize your use of our Website. You also have choices with respect to cookies. By modifying your browser preferences, you may be able to choose to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies. If you choose to reject all cookies some parts of our Website may not work properly in your case.


By submitting your data, you agree to the transfer, storing and processing of your data in the United States. We will take reasonable steps to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy.


We use information held about you in the following ways:

  • To present content from in our Website in an effective manner for you and for your computer or mobile device.
  • If you make a donation using a credit card, we will transmit your credit card data to the appropriate credit card company and/or credit card payment processing company.
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information or when we prompt you regarding a new use of information about you.


We will share your data with third parties only in the ways that are described in this Privacy Policy. We do not sell, trade, rent or disclose your information to others, except as provided herein:

(a) We provide and support some of our Website through contractual arrangements with service providers and other third parties. We and our service partners use your data to operate our Website. For example, we must release your credit card information to the card-issuing bank to confirm donations made through Websites; and provide order information to third parties that help us deliver the Services.

(b) We will also disclose data in the following circumstances: (i) if it is required by law enforcement or judicial authorities, or to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation; (ii) if we have a good faith belief that we are required or permitted to do so by law or legal process; (iii) to protect our rights, reputation, property or the safety of us or others; (iv) to defend or enforce our rights or your obligations; (v) if the disclosure is required by mandatory professional standards; (vi) to a third party with your prior consent to do so; or (vii) if we are under a duty to disclose or share your data in order to enforce or apply any contracts or agreement that may exist between you and us including this Privacy Policy, our Website Terms of Use. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.


You may also access, request deletion, and/or correct your personal information by writing to us at the addresses at the end of this Privacy Policy.


Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your data, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (b) the security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Website cannot be guaranteed and we shall have no liability to you or any third party for loss, misuse, disclosure or alteration of such information; and (c) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party.

In the unlikely event that we believe that the security of your data in our control may have been compromised, we will try to notify you. To the extent we have your e-mail address, we may notify you by e-mail and you consent to our use of email as a means of such notification. If you prefer for us to use another method to notify you in this situation, please email us at with the alternative contact information you wish to be used.


It is our policy to post any changes we make to our Privacy Policy on this page. The date the Privacy Policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our Website and this Privacy Policy to check for any changes.

Your continued use of the Website after such modifications will constitute your agreement to the updated terms of the modified Privacy Policy.


If you have any comments or questions regarding this Privacy Policy generally, you can contact us at:


Phone: +1.248.602.0509

Fax:  +1.248.602.0530

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