Cookies Policy

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to and stored on your device when you visit a website.

Why do you use cookies?

We use cookies to ensure our website works efficiently, to collect anonymous data to allow us to improve how our site works and to provide our supporters with adverts we feel they may be interested in.

Some examples of this are below:

  • To enable you to make donations through our website

  • To remember accessibility preferences of visitors to our website

  • To monitor how visitors interact with our website and to improve it for others

  • To engage recent visitors to our website - by using carefully-selected third party suppliers, such as Google, recent visitors can see Build Africa adverts on other websites they visit.


What types of cookies do you use?

There are four categories of cookie, as set out below. The majority of our cookies are for Categories 1 and 2, but we do also use cookies for Cat