Privacy policy

Last updated: 12 September 2018.

African Center for Advocacy is and will always be people-powered. We do not work with privates corporates. You give us the hope, the inspiration, and the power to keep organizing for a just future for all every single day.

And you trust us to keep your data safe and secure. We take that task very seriously, and are committed to keeping your personal information protected.

When you share information with us, it makes it possible for us to stand together for justice, to share urgent updates and actions with you, or if you choose, to make a gift. We are grateful for your partnership and take the trust you put in us very seriously.


  • What information do we collect about you?
  • How will we use the information about you?
  • How we keep your information secure.
  • Email.
  • Access to your information and correction.
  • Cookies.
  • Other websites.
  • Changes to our privacy policy.
  • How to contact us.

What information do we collect about you?

We collect information that you may voluntarily share with us in order to complete an online action, sign a petition, join our email list, or make a donation. Website usage information is collected using cookies.

How will we use the information about you?

We collect information about you to process donations, fulfill online actions, and if you agree, to email you about our campaigns and ways for you to get involved.

When you fill out or sign petitions and letters to the editor, your name, city, state, zip code, and comments are treated as public information.

We will NEVER make your street address or location available, but we may transmit it to decision-makers to whom you are writing, as noted on the petition page.

We use your information collected from the website using cookies to personalize your repeat visits to our website and to monitor the performance of our website.  For more information see the cookies section of this privacy policy.


If you have agreed to receive our emails you will receive updates about our campaigns. You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you.  If at any point you decide you don’t want to get our updates, you can easily unsubscribe using any of the following methods:

  • Click on the unsubscribe link included in each email.
  • Email us:
  • Or call us at +237 242899472

Access to your information and correction

  • You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email


Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behavior information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.

For further information visit or

You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the above websites tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However in a few cases some of our website features may not function as a result.

Other websites

Our website contains links to other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website so when you link to other websites you should read their own privacy policies. African Center for Advocacy is not responsible for privacy practices of other sites accessed from our website.

Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates on this web page. This is the first update of our privacy policy.

How to contact us

We love to hear from our members! If you donate to us and need to update your information at any time, please call +237 242899472 or email

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you.