We understand that you may be concerned about privacy issues that surround the use of the Internet. The Youth Platform values and respects all individuals and organisations seeking to donate time, money, or resources towards our work. We believe that you should have control over who receives your personal information, whether it concerns where you live, what your interests are, or how you choose to conduct transactions.
Therefore, we do not use or disclose information about your individual visits to our web site or other information that you may give us, such as your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number, to any outside companies except for the use of completing a donation transaction that you initiate. If you have any concerns about this please contact us.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are set to your web browser, allowing the website operator to provide services for web users, such as registration and online discussion. Cookies also provide information to the website operator about which pages and services are being used and how often. Read more about cookies.
Which cookies does the youth platform website use?
the Youth Platform uses a number of its own cookies to provide web services to you and other users. It also uses a number of third party cookies – meaning they are set by the organisation that provides the service – to offer content and services, such as blogs, forums, video, images, subscriptions and social network sharing on its web pages. A final category of cookies used on the Youth Platform web pages by third party providers, such as Google, allows the Youth Platform to anonymously measure how popular its web pages and services are, and also how often they are visited. For a full list of the cookies used across the Youth Platform website and what they do, please scroll down to the table at the bottom of this page.
Some cookies are important for the seamless delivery and smooth running of the Youth Platform web services while others allow the Youth Platform to anonymously measure how successful its content is among web users. This data evaluation, also known as ‘analytics’, helps the Youth Platform to plan future content and digital services that benefit its affiliates and worldwide audience.
How are cookies helpful when using the youth platform website?
Cookies allow the Youth Platform to offer its web users access to membership services and enhanced content across the Youth Platform web pages such as video, image slideshows, blogs, forums, profiles, events and social network sharing. The cookies that enable these services can be blocked although this may impair the way in which you experience the web page and, in some cases, prevent the content or service from being accessed or properly loaded.
How can I control cookies?
Please email YPPI at if you have any other concerns about this issue.