Privacy Policy

The ICTD is committed to protecting your privacy.

Information Collection and Use

When you visit the ICTD website, we log non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, aggregate user data, and browser type. We use this data to monitor usage and improve our website services.

If you sign up to receive our newsletters we ask for your name, organisation and job title, but only your email address is required. We do not share any personal information with third parties, and you can unsubscribe from newsletters at any time.


Your Internet browser has the in-built facility for storing small files- “cookies” – that hold information which allows a website to recognise your account. Our website takes advantage of this facility to enhance your experience. You have the ability to prevent your computer from accepting cookies but, if you do, certain functionality on the website may be impaired.

Data Protection

The database holding your personal details is held in the UK and the 1998 UK Data Protection Act applies. The ICTD is based at the Institute of Development Studies and abides by the IDS Data Protection Policy 2016. You have the right to inspect and update your personal details. If you have any concerns or questions about your privacy, please contact the IDS Data Protection Officer.