Stop Trafficking Of People (STOP) is an initiative of Branches of Hope.
STOP does not have any association with other anti-trafficking organizations of the same or similar name.
Collection of personal data and user information
When you visit the Website, we may collect two types of information from you:
1. Personal data
Personal data you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis or when you register on the Website for purposes of making online donations. Such information may include your:
- Email address;
- Correspondence address;
- Telephone number;
- Country of residence;
- Credit card or bank account information;
- Date of birth; and
2. User information
When you look at this Website, our service provider makes a record of your visit. This shows your domain name server address, IP address, operating system, browser type and the pages you have visited. We may also obtain information about your general Internet usage to help us improve the Website by using “cookies” which are stored on the hard drive of your computer. Information gathered by using cookies may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at the Website, and the web sites you visited immediately before and after the Website. The service provider only discloses to us aggregate information about the number of visitors. We will only use the information for preparing statistics.
How we protect your personal data?
Use of your personal data
The personal information you have provided to STOP. will be treated as strictly confidential. Your personal data will be used for purposes of receipting, communication on development matters, fundraising, and purposes in line with the mission of STOP.
Your personal data will be stored in secured internal system.
Registration and online donations
When you register or make a donation through the Website, your personal information will be securely encrypted. Your credit card information will be passed to a third party (such as a bank) only where necessary for the purpose of processing the donation payment. STOP. will not disclose any of the credit card information to any other third party.
Links to other websites
While we aim to use a “secure mode” whenever we request personal information, we do not guarantee that information transmitted through the Website or any electronic mail (email) will be secure, since such information or email sent over the Internet is not secure.