Privacy & Terms

iEARN-USA, the manager of the Kennedy-Lugar YES program web site,, is committed to upholding the confidentiality and security of your personal information. The information below explains what we do with the data we collect from you and applies to information submitted anywhere on this site.

The Information We Collect

iEARN-USA does not collect personally identifiable information about individuals except when specifically and knowingly provided by such individuals.

How the Information is Used

We sometimes use non-personally identifiable information, including but not limited to, your Domain name and IP address used to access the YES site, that we collect to improve the design and content of our site, to enable us to personalize your Internet experience, analyze trends, gather broad demographic information, and administer the site.

The Kennedy-Lugar YES program and this web site is funded by a grant from the U.S. State Department. iEARN-USA must demonstrate to the U.S. State Department the importance of the Kennedy-Lugar YES Program, and tracking its participants’ activities is one way to do this. Collected information may be used on a statistical basis to present information on the Kennedy-Lugar YES program to the U.S. State Department.

iEARN-USA will not sell, rent, share, trade, or give away any personally identifiable information to any third parties outside our partner organizations and those working directly with them in connection with Kennedy-Lugar YES activities.

Otherwise, we will only disclose information we maintain when required to do so by law; for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement request.


This web site contains links to other sites controlled and maintained by third parties. iEARN-USA is not responsible for the privacy practices or the contents of any site linked to the web site. The inclusion of hyperlinks to such web sites does not imply any endorsement of the material of those web sites or any association with their operators. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policy may differ from ours.