Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the Adolescent Atlas for Action (A3) website and reviewing this privacy policy. The policy outlines your privacy protections while on the A3 website, including its Data + Analytics microsites, and does not pertain to sites to which these sites may be linked. During your visit, the A3 will collect and store nonpersonal information about your visit for internal statistical purposes. This information includes the name of the domain (the Internet protocol (“IP”) address and the associated name of a specific network attached to the Internet) from which you have accessed the Internet, the date and time you accessed the site, the Internet address of the website from which you linked, and the pages you viewed while visiting the A3 site. The A3 collects no personal information about you (name, mailing address, phone, email address) unless you choose to provide that information by sending an email, completing a survey, or signing up to receive information. Your personal contact information is used to respond to your requests and to provide you with appropriate information, as described below.


When requesting information via this website, you can request that additional information be sent to you in the future, or you can ask that no additional information be sent. The website offers several opportunities to “opt out” of or “opt in” to inclusion in mailing lists.

The A3 will not use or transfer personally identifiable information provided to the A3 in ways unrelated to the ones described below without also providing visitors with the opportunity to opt out of these unrelated uses.

If the A3 cannot fulfill emailed requests for information, staff members may forward the emails to colleagues in other organizations. If you do not want your email messages forwarded, please indicate that in the text of any messages you send to the A3.


You have the option of subscribing to Population Council GIRL Center newsletter and mailing lists and can do so on the website or by emailing requests to

Subscribers will be emailed the GIRL Center quarterly newsletter and periodic notifications when new content is added to the A3 site. The Council may use your information to notify you about important health findings, to invite you to attend events, to apprise you of Council funding needs, and to encourage investments in important research initiatives.

When signing up forWhen signing up for the mailing list, you can request that your name not be shared by sending an email to You can change your preferences by clicking on the hyperlink in the “Welcome” email sent to you.


Aggregate demographic information, not personally identifiable, may be shared with the A3’s professional collaborators. The A3 may share aggregate information about visits to the site with some of its collaborating agencies (I.e., web developers and donors). None of this information is linked to any personally identifiable information.

Like most website sponsors, the A3 uses log files to collect general information concerning the people who access its site. This information includes IP addresses, browser types, Internet service providers, referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movements in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information. This information is not linked to personally identifiable information.


If you have technical problems while on the website, you may email and provide only the personal information that is needed to resolve the problem. Once the issue is resolved, your name, email address, and all other personal information will be deleted from the Council’s system.


The A3 may employ “cookies” to assess general information about website visitors. In these cases, the specific visitor is never identified or tracked. Cookies are small text files placed on a user’s computer that allow a web page to communicate with a web server or other web pages. Visitors are issued random identification numbers, but these identification numbers cannot be used to trace or track them. The A3 will not provide any information associated with these cookies to people who are not affiliated with the administration of the donate process.


Though the A3 makes every effort to preserve user privacy, there may be times Though the A3 makes every effort to preserve user privacy, there may be times when it needs to disclose personal information when required by law. An example of this is in response to a court order or in conjunction with requests from law enforcement authorities.


This website contains links to other sites. A link does not constitute endorsement of the content, viewpoints, accuracy, opinions, policies, products, services, or accessibility of that website. The A3 is not responsible for other sites’ privacy policies, which may be different from the A3’s. If you choose to link to another website, you are subject to the terms and conditions of that website, including, but not limited to, its Internet privacy policy. The A3 encourages visitors to be aware when they leave this site and to read the privacy statements of each site visited.


The A3 takes appropriate precautions to protect website visitors’ personal information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.


The A3 is committed to ensuring the integrity of users’ personal information. If you provide personal information via this website, you will have access to that information. You can email the Council directly at or call +1 212 339 0514 if:

  • email address changes;
  • you no longer wish to receive the information initially requested via the A3 website; or
  • you do not wish to have personal information submitted through the site shared with colleague organizations.

If you sign up for a mailing list and later want to be removed, you can reply to an emailed message and type “unsubscribe” in the subject line.


The A3 reserves the right to change this privacy policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes. If you continue to use the website following the posting of changes to these terms, that action will signify an acceptance of those changes. Information collected prior to the time any change is posted will be used according to the guidelines that applied at the time the information was collected. If material changes occur, the A3 will allow visitors whose personal information was previously collected to submit changes, including opting out of future communications and being removed from mailing lists.


The information provided in this privacy policy should not be construed as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail-proof the security of information provided through this website. The The information provided in this privacy policy should not be construed as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail-proof the security of information provided through this website. The A3 makes no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this website and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in its contents. The organization makes no warranty and assumes no legal liability related to the site’s contents, nor its freedom from computer virus, and does not represent that use of information located on the site would not infringe on privately owned rights.


If you have any questions about the security of the A3 website or receive an unsolicited email that appears to be from the A3, please contact