Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for the websites operated by Global Catholic Climate Movement, a sponsored project of Franciscan Action Network

Last updated: October 20, 2017

Global Catholic Climate Movement, which is a sponsored project of Franciscan Action Network (“us”, “we”, or “our”), operates,,,, and (the “Sites”). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Sites and informs you of our policies regarding tracking, communication, and cookies.

We use your Personal Information and cookies, track your log data, and communicate with you only for the purpose of providing and improving the Sites and related services. By using the Sites, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Use and Collection

While using our Sites, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Your personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your name, email address, mailing address, church or other host information, country or other location, and language of choice.

Log Data

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Sites (“Log Data”).

This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this data.


We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that informs you about the services we and our partners provide. You may opt out of these messages at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” link in the bottom of each email message or by replying STOP to a text message.


We use cookies on the Sites. By using the Sites, you consent to the use of cookies. This section of our privacy policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Sites, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.
Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Sites or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Sites more useful to you.

Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

How Global Catholic Climate Movement, a sponsored project of Franciscan Action Network, uses cookies

When you use and access the Sites, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser. We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • To enable certain functions of the Sites
  • To provide analytics

We use both session and persistent cookies on the Sites and we use different types of cookies to run the Sites:

  • Essential cookies. We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.
  • Analytics cookies. We may use analytics cookies to track information how the Service is used so that we can make improvements. We may also use analytics cookies to test new advertisements, pages, features or new functionality of the Service to see how our users react to them.

Third-party cookies
In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-party cookies to report usage statistics of the Sites and perform other functions.
You can make choices about cookies

If you’d like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser. Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

  • For the Chrome web browser, please visit this page from Google:
  • For the Internet Explorer web browser, please visit this page from Microsoft:
  • For the Firefox web browser, please visit this page from Mozilla: US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
  • For the Safari web browser, please visit this page from Apple:
  • For any other web browser, please visit your web browser’s official web pages.

More information about cookies
You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:

  • AllAboutCookies:
  • Network Advertising Initiative:

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Privacy Policy Changes

This Privacy Policy is effective as of October 1, 2015 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Sites after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

Contact Us

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