Privacy and Cookies Policy

What information do we collect?

We will only collect personal information when you specifically or knowingly provide it to us. The types of personal information collected might include names, addresses, email addresses.

How will we use your information?

We will only use your information to provide you with the services you have requested or for administration purposes.  We may also need to share your information with organisations  that are part of the Social Protection Floors Coalition for these purposes or if we are required by law to do so.

Promotional activity

We do not disclose personal information for direct marketing purposes nor sell any mailing databases to other organisations.

Do we use cookies?

A cookie is a small text file on the user’s browser and hard drive that uniquely identifies the user’s browser. There are two types of cookies: persistent cookies and session cookies. Session cookies are temporary and are erased when the browser exits. Persistent cookies remain on the user’s hard drive until the user erases them or until they expire.
Aggregate or summary information is collected automatically by the system, for example the number of visitors to the Social Protection Floors Coalition site.  In order to do this we may need to send cookies to your computer.  This information is used to monitor use of the web site and will not contain information that can identify you as an individual.
If, for example, you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer and you wish to block Social Protection Floors Coalition website cookies, you can perform the following:
On your browser tools menu, select ‘Internet Options’
Click on the ‘Privacy’ tab and then on the ‘Edit’ button
Type into the ‘Address of website’ field:
Click on the ‘Block’ button
Click on the OK button
Other browsers have similar cookie management abilities somewhere in their preferences settings, please refer to your browser’s ‘Help’ facility.  Alternatively, you may wish to visit which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers.  You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on your mobile phone browser please refer to your handset manual.


By providing us with your information via this website including sensitive data, you consent to the use of your information in accordance with this privacy policy.


If your personal details change, please help us to keep our information up to date by notifying us. The Social Protection Floors Coalition reserves the right to amend this privacy policy, if we do so we will post notice of the change on our website and you will be deemed to have accepted such changes.