💻 This Cookie Notice ("Notice") tells you how the International Rescue Committee ("IRC") uses cookies and other tracking technologies on our websites https://www.importami.org and www.rescue.org

📚 Make sure to also read the IRC's Privacy Notice, which explains how the IRC uses your personal information. If you don't want us to use cookies, you can follow our instructions below to disable them.


🍪 What are Web Cookies


Cookies make it easier for websites to remember your preferences and make your online experience better. Just like most websites, ImportaMí websites use cookies.

This Notice talks about cookies, which are the main way our website stores information. We also use local storage space in your browser, as well as other tracking tools like web beacons. Everything in this Notice applies to all these tracking technologies we use. 


🥠 Why Do We Use Cookies

🖥️ To help you use our website: They help you log in, fill out forms, or view content on.

🔍 To learn what you like: Cookies show us what people are doing, so we can make the website better. We see which pages you visit and how you use our services.

🚀 To make things easier for you: They save your info so you don't have to type it again and help you find what you want faster.

🔒 To keep things safe: Cookies help protect your personal information.

🤗 To show you things we think you'll like: We use cookies to show you personalized content we think you'll enjoy.


The table below provides more information about the cookies we use and why.

Name of cookie 


🍪 Purpose of the cookie 


Google Analytics 


These cookies help us see how people use our website. We use this information to make our site better. The cookies collect hidden information, like how many people visit our site, where they come from, and what pages they look at. Click here for more on Google's privacy policy. 

Any website session 

Google Signals 


When you agree to use cookies, Google Analytics combines what it learns from websites and apps with Google data from people who agreed to personalized ads. This could include things like 

  • 🌍 Where you are  

  • 📊 Your age and information from other sites Google works with 

This helps Google understand how people generally use their devices without sharing personal details. 



🖥️ Website Cookie Acceptance

When you see the message about cookies on the website, you agree for us to use cookies, which may change sometimes. You agree to cookies being saved on your computer or phone (unless your browser says no). A browser is a program on your computer or phone that lets you look at websites on the internet. Some examples are Google Chrome, Mozilla, or Safari.


📴 Turning Cookies Off

🌐 Web browsers usually accept cookies automatically. However, most browsers allow you to turn off all third-party cookies. What you can do depends on the browser you are using. 

🙅‍♀️ If you don't want us to use cookies as explained above, please set your browser to say no to cookies, click here to learn more about cookies, or install a cookie blocker like Ghostery.com, optout.aboutads.info or http://optout.networkadvertising.org/. 

👀 But remember, if you do not allow us to use cookies, it might make it harder to use our website. The way to do this is usually in the settings or options of your browser or phone.


You can choose not to use Google's analytics cookies by going to Google's page where you can choose to opt-out

🧭 Internet Explorer

🦊 Firefox

🌐 Chrome

🧭 Safari

🅾️ Opera

🍎 iPhone and iPad



🔍 More Information About Online Advertising

The companies that show us ads online usually use cookies and similar technology to track what we do online. If you want to know more about how ads use cookies and how you can control them, you can check out the website of the European Interactive Digital Alliance.

There are also apps you can use to control which cookies are used on your computer or phone, like the Ghostery app


🔄 Updating this Notice

Sometimes we might change how we use cookies, so we may also change this Notice. We suggest that you check this Notice often. If there are big changes, we will let you know on our website or by contacting you directly if we can.


👉 Click here if you want to learn more about cookies.