Privacy Notice

At Conflict Alert, we take your privacy seriously and manage your data in accordance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

How do we collect your information?

We collect information about you when you register to our website to access our data and download content including reports, thematic papers, critical events monitoring bulletins, and our conflict data in CSV format. By registering, you are automatically added to our mailing list and receive occasional updates about Conflict Alert.  

We use a third-party service called Hotjar to track and analyse how people, like you, use and interact with our website. We do not disclose to Hotjar the information that you have provided to us. We use the data that we have collected to analyse user experience and to improve the services that we provide in this website.

Our commitment to you

  • We promise to respect any personal data you share with us and will always store this information securely.
  • We will only use your personal data to provide the services you have requested and communicate with you in the ways you have agreed to.
  • We will never sell or share your personal data to other organisations to use for their own purposes, unless required to do so by law.
  • You can change or withdraw your consent for us to hold your personal data at any time. To do so, please use the contact details at the bottom of this page.

How we protect your information

We’ve implemented physical, technical and organisational measures to protect your data, both on- and off-line, from improper access, use, alteration, destruction and loss.

The data we collect will only be accessible by staff who have been granted explicit permission to access the information and are bounded to a confidentiality agreement. Online data is password-protected and stored on secure servers, and offline data is stored in secure, locked cabinets in our offices.

How to contact us

If you would like to know, update, or remove any information we hold about you, or have any questions or concerns regarding our privacy notice or our processing of your personal information, please contact:


Address: Philippine Social Science Center, Commonwealth Ave., Diliman, Quezon City

Tel: +632 8352 3016

We keep our privacy notice under regular review and will place any updates on this webpage. This privacy notice was last updated on 10 October 2019.