Privacy Policy

At Urgent Action Fund, we aim to provide a website that is a safe and private place for users. For almost all sections and features of this website, you are not required to submit personal information. Please do your part by reading this policy and taking the steps outlined below.

There are certain actions and areas of the site that require you to provide personal information. They are:

  1. Signing up for our newsletter
  2. Emailing us with a question
  3. Making a donation
  4. Applying for a grant

If you provide personal information, this privacy policy governs our use of the information. By submitting personal information to us, you agree that we may use the information in accordance with this privacy policy. We will update this privacy policy as we deem necessary. Reread this policy in its entirety from time to time.

There are various application and sign­up sections on our Web site containing input forms which require your name, e­mail address and other information. By submitting such forms, you give us permission to contact you with messages that are related to your interest in Urgent Action Fund. All disclosure to us is voluntary and you may at any time decide to rescind the information you provided to us by contacting us directly at

This website ( is maintained and operated by Urgent Action Fund for Women’s Human Rights.

Information Tracked by the Urgent Action Fund Website

We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track how our supporters use our site, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Aside from the data types mentioned above, we do not collect other information that may personally identify you, track your web surfing activity or attribute usage patterns directly to you when you visit our site. Except as might be required by law, we do not share, sell, rent or otherwise disclose any information we receive from you with any third parties.

Data Security

Urgent Action Fund uses various security measures to ensure the safety of your personal information. We strive to follow best practices regarding network and server configuration, firewalls, security patches, and other measures to protect all data on Urgent Action Fund systems. However, we cannot guarantee that these measures will prevent the theft or unintentional disclosure of personally identifiable data.

Links to Other Sites

We provide links to other Web sites that may contain information of interest to our visitors, and for the purpose of submitting online donations. Urgent Action Fund takes no responsibility for and exercises no control over, third part organizations’ privacy policies, security practices, views, or the accuracy of any information contained on other such Web sites.


Urgent Action Fund strives to provide a Web site that is accessible to all visitors. Please contact us at if you have problems accessing any part of our website.

Correction/Updating Personal Information

If your contact information changes, email us at and we will update your information. If you would like to be removed from our mailing list, simply click on “unsubscribe,” which is located at the bottom of every email you receive from us. Urgent Action Fund does not sell/trade/rent or otherwise disclose our supporter’s or subscriber’s contact information to third parties.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

Urgent Action Fund reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time without notification. Any such changes will be reflected on this Privacy Policy page. Please check this page periodically for changes or updates that may affect you.