Oxfam is a world-wide development organization
that mobilizes the power of people against poverty.

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy of Oxfam Japan

Oxfam Japan fully understands the importance of protecting personal information and acknowledges that protecting personal information is part of its basic principle and social responsibility. The following privacy policy is to demonstrate Oxfam Japan's firm commitment to protecting your personal information.

Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, date of birth, phone number, address, or email address that is not otherwise publicly available.

Information collection and use

We will inform you about the purposes and uses prior to the collection of your personal information.
The personal information we collect may be used for the following purposes:

- Providing services on the Website to users and conducting related operations
- Sending e-newsletters
- Managing campaigns and events
- Responses to your inquiries (including through sending information)
- Shipping products which you purchase
- Efforts to improve our information services
- Taking statistics as masked data

Providing Information to Third Parties

Oxfam Japan will not provide your personal information to any third parties without prior your advance consent, except where such disclosure:

Is in accordance with or required by applicable law;
Is necessary for the protection of the safety or property of our users or the public, and it is difficult or impractical to obtain the consent of the individual; or
Is made in cooperation with national or local authorities, or an individual or entity appointed by such authorities to enforce the law or carry out legal process, and in which seeking the consent of the individual could affect such enforcement or legal process.

We may provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with Oxfam Japan under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information only under our Privacy Policy and do not have any independent right to share this information.

Information of who visits our website

We may use session cookies to anonymously collect a visitor's IP address and the date and time of the visit. But, we do not collect personally identifiable information through cookies. When we access your personal information concerning your privacy and the corporate secret, we use SSL to encrypt all the information to protect it from being intercepted, viewed and used.

Legal Compliance

Oxfam Japan may, from time to time, review and update this privacy policy statement to take account of new laws and changes to Oxfam Japan's operations. We will post any private policy changes on this page.

Japanese Version to Govern

The original version of this Privacy Policy has been prepared in Japanese. In the event of any discrepancy between the English and Japanese versions, the Japanese version will govern.