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Cookie Policy

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Cookie Policy


Who we are

Friends International Ministries is a charity registered in England and Wales (number 1094095). Our company number is 04500270 and our registered office is The Rowan Centre, All Nations Christian College, Easneye, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 8LX. Tel: 01920 460006. Our email address is

Your Privacy

Your Privacy is important to us. FI values everyone who uses our services and we do all we can to protect your privacy and to make sure the personal data you provide is kept safe. Our Privacy Policy can be found at

Terms and Conditions

Throughout the rest of this document the terms ‘FI’, ‘us’ ‘we’ and ‘our’ refer to Friends International Ministries. The term ‘you’ refers to any living individual including incorporated businesses who use any of our services accessed via our websites or App. The term ‘Websites’ includes our main website and any subsidiary FI websites that are linked into the main website. These would include regional websites and specialist areas such as TEN, True, ISMHT and Philip Project. These subsidiary sites are listed at the end of this policy. The term ‘App’ means the FI Mobile Application.

Cookies Policy

We sometimes use cookies and similar technologies to help us understand how people use our websites and deliver the best experience. This Cookies Policy provides you with information about the technologies used on our websites, and your choices when it comes to these technologies. Where applicable our websites use a cookie control system allowing the user on their first visit to the website to allow or disallow the use of cookies on their device. This complies with recent legislation requirements for websites to obtain explicit consent from users before leaving behind or reading files such as cookies on a user’s device. Where this warning is not given, it indicates no cookies are being stored on your machine. If you choose to use this website without blocking or disabling cookies or opting out of the other technologies, you will indicate your consent to our use of these cookies and other technologies and to our use of any information that we collect using them. If you do not consent, please be sure to block or disable them using your browser settings using the instructions in the ‘Opting Out’ section at the end of this policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. These text files can be read by these websites and help to identify you when you return to a website. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your computer when you have gone offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

Friends International Ministries Cookies

We sometimes use our own cookies to recognise you when you visit our websites. This means that we can track usage information across the various areas of our websites. In addition to our own cookies, we work with other reputable companies to help us analyse how our websites are used, and to optimise our website to deliver the best possible experience.

The following companies help us to do this by using cookies:

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyse how users use our website. You can find more information here, including a link to Google’s privacy policy.

Opting Out

You can opt out of any personal data collection using cookies or other technologies as set out below.

To find out how to see what cookies have been set and how to reject and delete cookies, please visit . To opt-out of analysis by Google Analytics on our website and other websites, please visit .

External Links

Where links on our Websites or App take you to external or third-party websites outside of our control, we accept no responsibility for the content or any damage or loss caused by websites that are not owned or operated by us. Even though we have made every effort to ensure these links are authentic you follow them at your own risk. In addition, the presence of a link does not imply we agree with the content or endorse the provider.

Third Party Websites

We may have links via our Websites or App to various third-party external websites including social media sharing buttons. You use these at your own discretion and accept that doing so may publish content to your social media profile feed or page. You can find further information about terms and privacy statements of some of these sites below.

Contact Details

To exercise all relevant rights, queries or complaints please in the first instance contact Friends International using the contact details at the start of this policy.


You can contact the Information Commissioners Office on 0303 123 1113 or via email or at the Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire. SK9 5AF.

Changes to this Cookie Policy

FI will change this policy periodically to reflect changes in the law or feedback from those who use our services.

This document was last updated on 5 March 2018.