Privacy & cookie policy

The privacy policy below is applicable to all website visits, transactions and agreements with

Stichting Home for Kurds
Postbus 59127
3008 PC Rotterdam
The Netherlands
Kvk nummer: 24412433
Version: 17-05-2018 version number 1

We respect the privacy of the visitors of our website and we make sure the personal information you share with us is completely confidential. Below you can read in what way we register your personal data and for which purposes.

The use of personal data

By using our website we obtain certain data from you. This could be personal data. We collect and use only personal data which has been applied to us directly by you, such as a requested service (for example through the contact form or for registering an inlog), or of which it is clear at the moment of application that that the data has been given to be registered. We will not share your personal data for any other purpose, unless you have given us permission to do so beforehand or in case we are legally allowed or compelled to do so.

Purposes of use

To be able to serve you best, it is sometimes necessary for Home for Kurds to save your personal data. Home for Kurds uses your personal data for:

  • enabling you to visit our website;
  • making use of the services on our website;
  • public relations, including contacting you when you have requested us to do so;
  • collecting insight in the usage of our website;
  • developing of products and services;
  • determining strategy and policy;

if necessary, retrieving unlawful behaviour in regards to Home for Kurds, her contacts or her workers.

Definition of Personal Data

For the purposes mentioned above we will process your following personal data:

  • name and address details;
  • e-mail address;
  • (mobile) phone number;
  • IP-address;
  • Technical browser information;
  • cookie ID;
  • click and surfing behaviour;
  • social media account.

Storage Periods

We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purpose mentioned in this privacy and cookie policy.

Confidentiality & sharing with third parties

We will treat your personal data confidentially. The personal data we collect through our website will not be shared with third parties for their direct marketing. We will not share your data with other parties, unless you have given us permission to do so beforehand, or if this is necessary in the process of the realisation of the agreement, or if we are allowed to do so legally.

Data security

Home for Kurds will treat your processed data with care, among other things we make sure no unauthorised persons have access to these data. In this way we make sure only authorised persons have access to your data and the entry to your personal data is protected.


On our website we make use of cookies. Cookies are small files of information which can be stored on your device or are being read automatically by visiting a website (among which a PC, a tablet or smart phone). This happens through the web browser on the device. The information gained by the cookie about your usage of the website can be transferred to our own protected servers of Home for Kurds or of a third party.

On our website, cookies are being used to:

  • create functionalities of the website, and to protect the website (technical or functional cookies);
  • analyse the usage of the website, and on this basis improve the website (analytic cookies);
  • making it possible to share our website via social media (social media cookies).

Technical, or functional, cookies

The main purpose of cookies is to save you time and energy. When, for example, you adjust your personal settings on a website or if you navigate in a website, the cookies make it possible to register these adjustments and preferences for future use. When you visit the website later on, the registered details can be retrieved by the cookies, enabling you to simply make use of the website again with your own adjustments. We make use of the following technical cookies:


Analytical cookies

Besides this we make use of cookies on this website to register statistics, through which we get insight in the usage of our website and the effectiveness of our campaigns. We make use of the following analytical cookies:


Advertisement cookies

Further on we make use of advertisement cookies, so we can improve our online offering of advertisement and get insight in our campaign results.
We make use of the following advertisement cookies:


Social media cookies

In order to make it possible for you to share our website information on the various social media channels, we make use of the following cookies:


Switching cookies on and off

You can choose whether you accept cookies or not. With most browsers cookies are accepted automatically, but most of the time you can change the settings of your browser in such a way that cookies will not be accepted (check your browser page for the exact instructions). When you choose not to accept cookies, it might not be possible to make use of all interactive options of this or other websites you are visiting.

Removing of cookies

Most cookies have a durability limit. This means they expire automatically after a certain period of time and do not register data anymore of your visit to the site. You can also choose to remove the cookies manually, before the durability limit has expired. For more information, please check your browser’s manual.

Links to other third party websites

Our internet pages contain links to other websites. Our privacy and cookie policy is not applicable to third parties’ websites, which are connected to our website through links. We cannot guarantee that these third parties will treat your personal data in a reliable and safe way. We recommend to also read the privacy policies of these websites, before make use of these websites.

Your legal rights

You can request Home for Kurds to change, relocate, supplement or remove these data. You can do so by contacting us through email or by contacting us by phone at 010 – 29 40 539 on Tuesday and Thursday between 10am and 5pm.

Modifications in this privacy and cookie statement

We preserve the right to modify this privacy and cookie statement. Modifications will be published on our website. We recommend to check this policy regularly, to make sure you are aware of possible changes.

Authority Personal Data

Of course, we want to assist you when you have complaints about the processing of your personal data. Based on our privacy regulations, you have the right to report a complaint to the Authority of Personal Data against our processing of your personal data. You can contact the Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens.

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