Usage & Privacy Policy

This website is operated by PULSE for Development, currently incubated in the Accountability Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research. Our registered address is Dharam Marg, Near NDMC Hospital, Block C, Diplomatic Enclave, Malcha, New Delhi-110021. At PULSE for Development, we are committed to protecting and preserving the privacy of our visitors when visiting our site or communicating electronically with us. This policy sets out how we process any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us through our website. Please read the following carefully to understand what happens to personal data that you choose to provide to us, or that we collect from you when you visit this site. By visiting you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

Types of information we may collect from you

We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information about individuals who visit and use our website:

  • Information you supply to us. You may supply us with information about you or your organisation by filling in forms on our website, such as:
    • Registration form: Includes your name and contact details, and information about your organisation.
    • Project form: Details about ongoing projects by your organisations.
    • Resources: Weblinks and details about resources you have chosen to share with us.

How we may use the information we collect

We use the information in the following ways:

  • Information you supply to us. We will use this information: To share details of your organisation, projects, and resources with PULSE for Development community members through the webpages on this website. To create a mailing list via Mail Chimp to keep the community updated
  • Information we automatically collect about you. We will use this information:
    • To administer our site including troubleshooting.
    • To improve our site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner.
    • Security and debugging as part of our efforts to keep our site safe and secure.

Disclosure of your information

Any information you provide to us will either be emailed directly to us or may be stored on a secure server. We use a trusted third party website and hosting provider (WordPress) to facilitate the running and management of this website. WordPress meets high data protection and security standards.

We will use all reasonable efforts to ensure that your personal data is not disclosed to regional/national institutions and authorities, unless required by law or other regulations.

We do not rent, sell or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies. However, we will share your contact details with Mail Chimp to enable regular update e-mails about the PULSE for Development community.

Third party links

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the third party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Changes to our privacy policy

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.


Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to