This section of the Carter Center's Privacy Statement relates specifically to website privacy. Read the Center's Donor Privacy Statement here.
The Carter Center is committed to safeguarding the privacy of its visitors. Information provided by our visitors, or that derived from internal Web tracking, is not sold, rented, or shared with any individual or organization.
The Carter Center collects the following information regarding visitors: IP addresses; Internet service provider; pages visited; country of origin; length of visit; files downloaded. This information enables The Carter Center to improve website site design and function and is not distributed externally.
Information Supplied by Users
Visitors may be asked to voluntarily provide personal information before accessing specific pages on our website, or as a requirement to receive certain information by mail or email. This information may be used by us to contact visitors directly in order to respond to requests; however, visitors may opt out of any of our direct marketing activities at any time.
The Carter Center website includes secure online donation pages, which ask for personal information. All credit card transactions are managed by an external service with its own secure site and privacy statement, which is accessible from the service's online donation page.
Sharing Your Personal Information
The Carter Center, Inc. will not license or provide visitors' personal information to any third party except as described herein, or without visitor consent. We may use service providers, such as Web traffic consultants, to carry out certain activities on our behalf. They may be granted access to the personal information necessary to enable them to do their job, but will not use or disclose the information for any other purpose. We also reserve the right to disclose specific information when we determine that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law or to protect the interests or safety of The Carter Center, Inc., our visitors, or others.
Links to external websites included in The Carter Center, Inc. website are provided for the convenience of visitors. The Carter Center, Inc. is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of external websites, and any information provided by visitors to external sites is not subject to this Privacy Statement. The Carter Center, Inc. welcomes comments or complaints about external links accessed from our site: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Carter Center, Inc. treats visitors' personal information as an asset that must be protected against loss and unauthorized access. This website has information security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. We restrict access to our data center and servers to authorized personnel and limit access to personal information to those employees who have a legitimate business need to access such information. Despite these security measures, we do not represent or warrant that personal information will be protected against loss, misuse, or alteration by third parties.
Revisions to The Carter Center, Inc. Website Privacy Statement may be made at any time and posted on the website. Visitors' use of the website constitutes acceptance of the provisions of this Website Privacy Statement and continued usage after such changes are posted constitutes acceptance of each revised Website Privacy Statement. Visitors who do not agree to the terms of the Website Privacy Statement, or any revised statement, are asked to exit the website immediately.
Updated Feb. 29, 2016