The International Trachoma Initiative respects and values the patronage of our site visitors, patrons, and donors. This policy describes the ways we collect, store, use, and protect your personal information. You accept this policy when you sign up for or use our products, services, or any other features, technologies or functionalities offered by us on our website.

Cookie Usage
The International Trachoma Initiative uses cookies to facilitate authentication and personalization across our web systems. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your Web browser from a web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. ITI uses only anonymous information (such as IP address) to track how our online visitors use our website. This data is sometimes stored using cookies.

Email Addresses
We ask for your e-mail address within our site, but you may opt out of e-mail communications at any time by un-checking the box beneath where you entered in your e-mail address, by clicking the unsubscribe link that is included at the bottom of every e-mail communication from ITI, or by selecting "No" when presented with whether or not you would like to receive email from ITI. You may also call us at any time at 1-800-765-7173, or e-mail us at, to be removed from our email distribution list.

Other Personal Information
You are not required to provide any personal information on our website unless you choose to do so.

For more information about our newsletter mailing list and policies related to unsubscribing, please visit the website of our e-newsletter vendor, Constant Contact, an established vendor for email distribution.

This site has links to other Web sites whose privacy policies may differ from ours. ITI is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites. Your privacy is very important to us. If you have concerns about your privacy with ITI, please contact us at or call 1-800-765-7173.