Privacy policy

Privacy policy

LEAF is committed to protecting your personal information, being transparent about what data we hold and giving you control over how it is used.

The purpose of this privacy policy is to explain how the personal data we collect from you will be used. To contact us in relation to data protection please email 

Why LEAF collects information

One aim of our organisation is to bring together individuals who are interested in supporting the protection of the Leuser Ecosystem. Collecting and understanding information about people with an interest in the Leuser Ecosystem enables us to communicate and fundraise more effectively.

All of our use of personal data is in accordance with your data protection rights, and we will only process data where we have a legitimate interest in doing so, including to support the administration of the organisation, undertake fundraising actions and understand our supporters better.

The type of personal information we collect

We currently collect and process the following information:

How we collect data and what we use it for

Most of the personal information we process is provided to us by you through direct interactions or via interactions on our website/social media/email. In limited cases we might also obtain personal information about individuals who may be interested in giving major gifts to our organisation. In these cases, we may collect information about you, such as your work or interests, from publicly available sources. We will only contact you if we think you are likely to have an interest in our work.

The ways in which we use your data include:

Who we share information with

LEAF will never share your information with anyone outside of the organisation without your permission. We do not sell or provide any data to third parties.

How to access, update or remove your personal information

You can contact us at any time to ask where we got your details from, what information we hold on you and to update it or ask us to delete it.If you no longer want to be contacted by us or would like to limit the type of communication you receive, please email us at