COSERAM DATA PRIVACY POLICY

Data Protection:

Data processing is the responsibility of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Postal Address:

Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 36 + 40, 53113 Bonn
Dag-Hammarskjöld-Weg 1–5, 65760 Eschborn

 

Contact:
COSERAM Principal Advisor: peter.hauschnik@giz.de

 

Contact details of the data protection officer: datenschutzbeauftragter@giz.de

 

General:

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a public-benefit federal enterprise for international cooperation. We work as a federal enterprise under private law. Our aim is to achieve the development-policy objective of improving the living conditions of people worldwide and conserving the natural resources on which livelihoods depend.

 

Website Analytics:

The COSERAM website does not collect data from visitors. Visitors are not required to login in order to view the content.

The COSERAM website does not employ plugins to analyze data. Data are not passed on to third parties, if in case there are plugins in the website that collect such data. In such cases, you can set up your browser in such a manner that you will be notified anytime cookies are placed and you can permit cookies only in certain cases or exclude the acceptance of cookies in certain instances or in general and you can also activate the automatic deletion of cookies upon closing of the browser.

 

Notes regarding objection:

Visitors to this website may at any time lodge an objection to the storage of your visitor data to analyze your browsing behavior, if such case as data collection happens.

For this purpose, a cookie is stored on the device, preventing user data from being collected when the user visits this website. In order for the objection to take effect, the cookie must be stored on every device used. As the cookie is stored in specific browsers (internet programs), the cookie must be stored in every browser if several browsers are used on one device (e.g. Internet Explorer, Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Safari). Please also note that, if you delete all cookies, the objection cookie will also be deleted and will need to be stored again.

You do have the option to object to the collection and use of your data for future implications by placing an opt-out cookie in your browser by clicking on the following link: https://www.quantcast.com/opt-out/

 

Contact & comment forms:

This COSERAM website does not have any contact or comment form.

 

Other web pages:

Facebook:

This website embeds links provided by Facebook. The website operator is Facebook, Inc., headquartered at 1 Hacker Way, 94025 Menlo Park, California, USA.

Upon clicking the “f share” button, a connection with Facebook’s servers will be established. As a result, the Facebook server will be notified. Furthermore, Facebook will be able to place various cookies on your device. These cookies will stay on your device until you delete them. With the assistance of these cookies, Facebook will be able to obtain information about you, our COSERAM website visitor. Among other things, this information will be used to generate Facebook user statistics with the aim of improving the user friendliness of Facebook and to prevent attempts to commit fraud.

If you are logged into your Facebook account while you visit our site, you enable Facebook to directly allocate your browsing patterns to your personal profile. You have the option to prevent this by logging out of your Facebook account.

The use of Facebook is based on our interest in presenting our online content in an appealing manner. Pursuant to Art. 6 Sect. 1 lit. f GDPR, this is a legitimate interest.

For more information on how Facebook handles user data, please consult the Facebook Data Privacy Policy by clicking this link: https://www.facebook.com/policy.php

 

Linkedin:

This website embeds links provided by LinkedIn. The website operator is LinkedIn Corp., with headquarters at 2029 Stierlin Ct. Ste. 200 Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Upon clicking the “in share” button, a connection with LinkedIn’s servers will be established. As a result, the LinkedIn server will be notified. Furthermore, LinkedIn will be able to place various cookies on your device. These cookies will stay on your device until you delete them. With the assistance of these cookies, LinkedIn will be able to obtain information about you, our COSERAM website visitor. Among other things, this information will be used to generate LinkedIn user statistics with the aim of improving the user friendliness of LinkedIn and to prevent attempts to commit fraud.

If you are logged into your LinkedIn account while you visit our site, you enable LinkedIn to directly allocate your browsing patterns to your personal profile. You have the option to prevent this by logging out of your LinkedIn account.

The use of LinkedIn is based on our interest in presenting our online content in an appealing manner. Pursuant to Art. 6 Sect. 1 lit. f GDPR, this is a legitimate interest.

For more information on how LinkedIn handles user data, please consult the LinkedIn Data Privacy Policy by clicking this link: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

 

TWITTER:

This website embeds links provided by Twitter, operated by Twitter, Inc. with headquarters at 1355 Market St. Ste. 900 San Francisco, CA 94103, USA.

Upon clicking the “tweet” button, a connection with Twitter’s servers will be established. As a result, the Twitter server will be notified. Furthermore, Twitter will be able to place various cookies on your device. These cookies will stay on your device until you delete them. With the assistance of these cookies, Twitter will be able to obtain information about you, our COSERAM website visitor. Among other things, this information will be used to generate Twitter user statistics with the aim of improving the user friendliness of Twitter and to prevent attempts to commit fraud.

If you are logged into your Twitter account while you visit our site, you enable Twitter to directly allocate your browsing patterns to your personal profile. You have the option to prevent this by logging out of your Twitter account.

The use of Twitter is based on our interest in presenting our online content in an appealing manner. Pursuant to Art. 6 Sect. 1 lit. f GDPR, this is a legitimate interest.

For more information on how Twitter handles user data, please consult the Twitter Data Privacy Policy by clicking this link: https://twitter.com/en/privacy

 

GOOGLE+:

This website embeds links provided by Google+, which is operated by Google, LLC. It has its headquarters at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Upon clicking the “g+” button, a connection with Google+’s servers will be established. As a result, the Google+ server will be notified. Furthermore, Google+ will be able to place various cookies on your device. These cookies will stay on your device until you delete them. With the assistance of these cookies, Google+ will be able to obtain information about you, our COSERAM website visitor. Among other things, this information will be used to generate Google+ user statistics with the aim of improving the user friendliness of Twitter and to prevent attempts to commit fraud.

If you are logged into your Google+ account while you visit our site, you enable Google+ to directly allocate your browsing patterns to your personal profile. You have the option to prevent this by logging out of your Google+ account.

The use of Google+ is based on our interest in presenting our online content in an appealing manner. Pursuant to Art. 6 Sect. 1 lit. f GDPR, this is a legitimate interest.

For more information on how Google+ handles user data, please consult the Google Data Privacy Policy by clicking this link: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

 

Recipients of personal data

  • In such cases that data are collected by this website, these are not passed on to third parties.
  • As a general principle, data will not be transmitted to third states.

 

Duration of data retention

In such cases that personal data are collected by this website, these are regularly deleted when
• the individuals concerned have not given any separate authorization. Otherwise, data are deleted after two years of storage.
• statutory data storage obligations and periods have expired.

 

Reference to user rights

You are entitled to:
• object to data processing,
• enquire about your personal data and its processing, if such collection did occur,
• have this corrected if necessary, or to request restriction of processing or the erasure of the data.
The data will then be erased.

If you have any questions or complaints, please contact the GIZ data protection officer (see contact information provided above). You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible data protection supervisory authority. The responsible authority in this case is the German Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (BfDI).

 

Last changes: 26 July 2018