Privacy and Cookies Policy

About the policy:

Instituto Promundo is committed to protecting your personal data, whether you are a supporter, researcher, visitor or partner. Respect for your privacy is important to us.

This policy describes how we collect, use and store personal data through our website, email marketing and donation platform.

Who we are:

Instituto Promundo is a CSO registered in Brazil, with our main offices located in the Northern Commercial Sector (SCN) Quadra 01, Bloco E, Sala 202 – Edifício Central Park – CEP: 70711-903 Brasília, DF – Brazil.

Instituto Promundo is responsible for managing the domain of the Promundo website: and;  associated email marketing; as well as Instituto Promundo’s social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube accounts. This Privacy and Cookie Policy applies to the channels mentioned above.

Contact information:

Promundo Institute
SCN Quadra 01 Bloco E, Sala202 – Edificio Central Park – ZIP Code: 70711-903
Brasília, DF – Brazil

Phone: +55 (61) 98352-8383

Notice of Change in Privacy and Cookie Policy:

This Privacy and Cookie Policy may change from time to time. Visit this web page to stay up to date on changes to our Privacy and Cookies Policy. We will notify you of significant changes by sending a notice to the email address you have provided to us if you have signed up for emails, newsletters or other marketing materials.

Cookie consent:

By using our website, our social media pages (such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc.), subscribing to our email list, making donations to the Institute and / or requesting information, you agree that, unless has configured the browser computer to reject them, you agree to the cookies set out below and to the use of associated data in accordance with this policy.

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How do we collect your information?

We may collect information about you when you interact with us. For example, when you contact Promundo, send or receive information to or from the organization, register for our newsletter, get involved with our social media or make a donation, you can provide us with your personal information .

We may also receive information about you when you interact with third parties with whom we work. For example, we may receive information about you after you have made a donation to the organization through a third party website (for example, NationBuilder and PayPal). We may collect information about you from publicly available sources through third party subscription services or service providers.

We may collect aggregated or anonymous information when you visit our website or interact with our content. For example, we may collect information about the services you use and how you use them, such as when you visit certain pages on our website; watch a video on YouTube; or interact on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn.

What information do we collect?

The information we collect directly from you or the third parties we work with may include:

Email address
Phone number
Contact preferences
Bank account information for those who want to set up regular direct deposits
Credit card details for processing credit card payments
Taxpayer status for claiming charitable tax deductions
Date of birth or age to confirm that you are over 18

We do not use cookies to collect this type of information. All online financial transactions will be encrypted.

If you have identified that you can and have the ability to support Instituto Promundo, we may use the information we have to initiate additional contact with you and connect you with other main supporters of Instituto Promundo. We may review other information about you that is available to the public through Internet searches, social networks such as LinkedIn, subscription services, new files or public databases, such as information about corporate boards, shareholdings, published biographical information, employment and earnings, philanthropic interests and networks, charities that provide stories and motivations and relevant media coverage, so that we can interact with you in a more personalized way.

How do we use personal information?

We only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collect it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If you would like to receive an explanation of how the new goal is compatible with the original goal, please contact us em

Rights of EU data subjects:

You have the following rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data. This includes the right to:
Request access to your personal data. This allows you to receive a copy of the personal data we hold about you and verify that we are processing it legally.
Request a correction of the personal data we hold about you. This allows you to correct any incomplete or inaccurate data that we keep about you, although we may need to verify the accuracy of the new data that you provide to us.
Request to delete your data, unless prohibited by law.
Withdraw consent at any time when we rely on consent to process your personal data. If you withdraw your consent, we may not be able to provide certain information or services to you. We will advise you if this is the case at the time you withdraw consent.
You will not have to pay a fee to access your personal data or to exercise any of the other rights set out above.

We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data. This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to anyone who does not have the right to receive it.

To exercise your rights, contact us at

Opting out of receiving information, emails, newsletters or other materials from us.

To opt out of receiving future information, emails, newsletters or other materials from us, send us a request to unsubscribe at

Cookie-based deactivations must be performed on each device and browser. You must choose to disable each device separately. EU residents who have consented to the use of cookies and similar technologies can use the EDAA (European Alliance for Interactive Digital Advertising) deactivation tool, which can be found at

Choose not to use cookies

If you want to stop or restrict the placement of cookies or release any cookies that may be on your computer or device, consult and adjust your browser preferences. More information about cookies is available at When you delete our cookies or disable future cookies, you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our website, or some of its functionality may be affected. Cookies and similar items are not used by us to automatically retrieve personally identifiable information from our device without your knowledge. (See more information about our cookie policies below.)

Opt out of tracking your location

You can also adjust your mobile device’s settings to allow or restrict sharing of location information. If you choose not to share your location information, you may not be able to access some features of our website designed for mobile devices.

What is a cookie?

A “cookie” is a small file of letters and numbers that we store in your browser or on your computer’s hard drive, if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

Strictly necessary / technical cookies. These are necessary cookies for the operation of our website. They make it possible to control server traffic for multiple users at the same time. They include, for example, cookies that allow you to log in to secure areas of our website.
Analytical / performance cookies. They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and see how visitors navigate our site when they use it. This allows us to personalize our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Functionality cookies. They are used to recognize you when you return to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed.
Please note that third parties, including external service providers, such as web traffic analysis, email marketing services, and third party donation sites, may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical / performance or targeted.