Use of your data cookies

This web site may use first-party cookies to track visitors’ usage. These cookies cannot identify you and are used to see how people are using the website and to improve the quality of searches and navigation.

The site will work perfectly well without cookies.

We may use third-party websites (such as YouTube) to provide some of the content on our website. Often this content will be embedded material hosted on other websites or the services will be provided by external websites. These third-parties have their own cookies which are controlled by them. The RFI has no control over third-party cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these cookies.

Email addresses

We take only email addresses for the following reasons:

  • For one-off enquires on our contacts page or if you have a question on our Frequently Asked Questions page.
  • To track queries that you initiate, such as Freedom of Information requests (these should be made to:
  • To enable you to join mailing lists for news and event. You can unsubscribe at any time.

In all cases the email address is only used for the transaction you granted permission for or initiated.

Links to other Websites

This website contains links to and from third-party websites. This privacy policy does not cover the links within this website linking to other websites and we encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit before you submit personal data. The RFI is not responsible for any cookies that may be set by third-party websites that are linked to and from pages on

Further information

If you have further questions about this policy, please contact: