What type of information does Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) collect?

No personal information for website usage

When browsing the RCC website you are not revealing any personal information – it is completely anonymous. The data we gather are the browsing data from standard server logs, including IP (Internet Protocol) address, domain name, browser type, operating system, as well as the information on the web site that referred you to our site, the downloaded files, the pages you visit, and the dates/times of those visits.

The information gathered during general browsing of the RCC's website (www.rcc.int) is used to analyse trends and usage of our website and to improve its usefulness. It is not connected with any personal information. 

However, if you have registered with the RCC site, in relation to any activity on the website, the information we collect about your normal web usage will be identifiable to you.

Collection of personally identifiable information

Should you decide to register for any of our online products, request some information from us, provide feedback or join an electronic mailing list, the personal information you provide to us (your name, e-mail or postal address, title, etc.) is collected only with your knowledge and permission, and is kept in on the RCC databases and not shared further.   

This personal information might be used to:

  • Contact you, if the communication required mutual contacts; 
  • Confirm your registrations on the website;
  • Share new contents via the website you registered on should you'd chosen this option;
  • Retain your online profile and preferences for future visits to the site;
  • Undertake statistical analysis.


A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. Use of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on the site.

You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you may not be able to use certain features on the site and may be required to re-enter information more frequently to use certain services on the site.