Who We Are

As the istanbulyatirimajansi.istanbul site, we respect your privacy and exert efforts to maintain this during your time on our website.

We kindly request your information on the following descriptions on the security of your data.

What type of personal data we collect and why we collect it

Log Files

As in many standard website servers, log files are kept on our website for statistical purposes. These files contain standard information such as your IP address, Internet server provider, and features of your browser, your operating system, and your site enter-exit pages. Log files are not used except for statistical purposes, and your privacy is not violated. Your IP address and other information are not linked with your personal information.


When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your e-mail address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS). Visitors of the website can download and extract any location data from the images on the website.


The term “Cookies” is used to define a small text file, placed by the website server in the hard disk of your computer. Cookies may be used in some parts of our website to provide user-friendliness.  In addition, cookie and web beacon may be used to collect advertisement data through advertisements in this site. This takes place entirely upon your permission and you can prevent it at will be changing the settings of your Internet browser

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, e-mail address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the same way that the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

External Links

Our website enables connections to different Internet addresses from their pages.

IIA is not responsible for contents or privacy principles of websites, links it provides, or banner it promotes. The process ‘providing link’ mentioned here is evaluated legally as ‘reference.’


How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, fill in a survey, the comment and its metadata collected through various forms of anonymous data collection are retained indefinitely. This is so we can automatically recognize and approve any follow-up comments instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Your rights over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

To whom does IIA transmit data?

The data provided through visitor comments, surveys, newsletter membership is being stored and processed by IMM servers to be used in various data processing/ assessment processes and services such as notification and information services.

Contact Details for the Privacy Policy

For all your questions and comments on the Privacy Policy of the Istanbulyatirimajansi.Istanbul website; please contact us via the call center or through portal.ibb.Istanbul.