Cookie Policy

Last updated: 23 May 2018

Lawyers for Justice in Libya (“we”, “our”, “us” or “LFJL”) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. We are a registered charity (no. 1152068) and a company limited by guarantee (no. 07741132) established in England, the United Kingdom with a registered office at 8 Blackstock Mews, London, N4 2BT. For the purpose of the General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”), we are the data controller.

This policy sets out the basis on which we will process personal data and use information we collect from you, or that you provide to us, in connection with your use of our website at (the “Website”). Please read this policy carefully so that you understand your rights in relation to your personal data, and how we will collect, use and process your personal data. If you do not agree with this policy in general or any part of it, you should not access the Website.

  1. What are cookies?
    Like most websites, we use cookies. Cookies are tiny pieces of data saved on your computer or mobile device. There are several types of cookie and they each have different functions or uses.
  2. How do we use cookies?
    1. We use cookies to collect information about your browsing activities in relation to the Website. They allow us to recognise and count the number of users and to see how users move around the Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the services we provide to you and the way the Website works. You can find more information about cookies and how to manage them at
    2. We use Google Analytics, which is a web analytics tool that helps us understand how users engage with the Website. Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track user interactions, as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how users use our site. This information is used to compile reports and to help us improve our Website. The reports disclose website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page:
  3. Third party websites and social networks
    1. If you click on a hyperlink from our website to any third party websites (e.g. if you ‘share’ content from our website with friends or colleagues on social media), you may be sent cookies from these third party websites. They will do so pursuant to their own policies on privacy and cookies. It’s a good idea to check their privacy policies to fully understand their use of cookies.
    2. Some of the content on our website is provided by third parties. This includes but is not limited to: Google Maps for interactive mapping and YouTube or Vimeo for hosted video. When you visit a page containing content from one of these sites a cookie may be set. We do not have any control over these cookies and they will be set pursuant to the third party’s own policies on privacy and cookies.
  4. Disabling cookies
    If for any reason you wish to not take advantage of Cookies, you may disable Cookies by changing the settings on your browser. However, if you do so, this may affect your enjoyment of the Website. Unless you opt out of Cookies, we will assume you consent to the use of Cookies.