We respect and value your privacy

The following constitutes our Privacy Policy for the collection, protection and use of the personal and private information we receive from donors and visitors to this website.

To review and update or delete your personal information, contact us at info@rfkhumanrights.ch or follow the link in the footer of any newsletter or email communication you have received from us in the past.

Personal Information

We collect personal information upon a visitor's request to subscribe to our newsletters and announcements. We also collect personal information about donors in connection with their donation, but will not sell, share, rent or trade this information to any third party, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations.

Email Updates

We provide email updates to keep interested visitors to our website informed of developments and events related to our mission. In order to receive these updates, visitors provide their first name, last name and email address. This information will be held in complete confidence, and we will not sell, rent, trade or otherwise reveal this information to any third party. Visitors will be given the option to remove their name from our email list at the bottom of each email update.


You may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails or you can contact us at directly at info@rfkhumanrights.ch.

Social Media Widgets

Our website includes Social Media features, such as the Facebook button and widgets, such as the “share this” button or interactive mini-programs that run on our site. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our site. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

Online Donations

Your online donations are safe and secure. We use industry-standard SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption to protect the confidentiality of your personal information and the security of your transaction during transmission. Donations made through our website are in compliance with PCI data security standards.  We do not store or retain your credit/debit card information after the transaction is processed.

No data transmission over the Internet, however, is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of such information. All online transactions will be confirmed by a follow-up email.

Our goal is to forge a long-term partnership with you, and we value and appreciate the trust that accompanies your online donation. If you donate online, we will never sell, rent or trade this information to a third party.

IP Addresses

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about your browsing actions and patterns, and will not allow us to identify you as the user.


We currently use cookies. A "cookie" is a parcel of text sent by a server to your web browser and then sent back unchanged by the browser each time it accesses that server. We use cookies for authenticating, tracking and maintaining specific information about users, such as site preferences. You may choose to configure your browser to accept or reject cookies or notify you when you enter a website that utilizes cookie technology. You may not have access to some or all of the features of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Foundation Switzerland’s website if you configure your browser to reject cookies.

Links to Other Internet Websites

Please be aware that we may provide links to third party websites from our site as a service to our users and we are not responsible for the content or information collection practices of those sites. We have no ability to control the privacy and data collection practices of such sites and the privacy policies of such sites may differ from that of ours. Therefore, we encourage you to review and understand the privacy policies of such sites before providing them with any information.

How we use your information

We use information held about you in the following ways:

To ensure that our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
To provide you with information or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you.
To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.
To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.
To notify you about changes to our service.

Disclosure of your information

We may disclose your personal information to third parties if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply any other of our agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of our organization, our visitors, subscribers, donors, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud.

Privacy Policy is Subject to Change

We may update this privacy policy to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the email address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.