DATA PROTECTION

We protect your data within the framework of the legal requirements and adapt them automatically to the respective updates. Below you will find information about which data is collected from you on our website and how it is stored and used.

Data transmission and logging for internal system and statistical purposes

When you access our website, your internet browser automatically transmits data to our web server for technical reasons. These include:

  • Date and time of access to our server,

  • the URL of the previously visited website (referrer),

  • the URL of the file accessed,

  • the amount of data sent,

  • Browser type and version and operating system

These data are stored on the servers of our provider Strato, Berlin, separately from other data that you enter when using our offer. This data is stored for a maximum of one year and then automatically deleted. It is not possible to assign this data to a specific person.

If you register for our newsletter, your voluntarily provided data will be logged and saved.

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Collection and use of personal information

In principle, you can use our Internet offer or our website without providing personal data. All data, be it automatically saved or provided by you voluntarily, will be treated confidentially and will not be passed on or sold to third parties. We only use your personal data to answer your inquiries, to provide the service you have requested or for internal statistical purposes.

In principle, the data you transmit to us using online forms, for example, is transmitted to us securely and in encrypted form. This means that access by unauthorized third parties can be excluded. We use the SSL procedure with the corresponding certificates for this.

The operator of this website (B.L.U.E. Germany e.V.) only collects personal data from donors and interested parties that is necessary for the purpose of fundraising and donation management or for processing inquiries (this includes, for example, an online donation, registration for the newsletter or the Participation in a competition or other promotions). Your consent is required for the use of your data. We also use your e-mail address and telephone number within the framework of the guidelines of the GDPR to send you your donation receipt and, if necessary, additional information about our charitable work.

Passing on personal information to third parties

The transfer to third parties is excluded, unless there are legal requirements to the contrary or these are required for the processing of e.g. payments or the provision of the services you may have requested (this includes e.g. credit card data, bank details, etc.).

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Disclosure of usage data and / or personal data

We are only allowed to provide information about our provider or the B.L.U.E. Germany e.V. association within a clearly defined framework if a court order is issued. Judicial orders are issued, for example, for the purpose of criminal prosecution, to avert danger, to fulfill the legal tasks of the constitutional protection authorities or to enforce intellectual property rights.

If we have reason to believe that there has been a violation of our rights or improper use of our website, we reserve the right to revoke the  to disclose the necessary personal information or the information required by the authorities.

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Data erasure

Participant data is automatically deleted after the event has taken place, unless it has to be kept for accounting or other legal reasons. In such cases, the deletion takes place after the respective statutory retention requirements have expired.

Cookies

We do not use cookies.

No liability for third party websites

The operator assumes no liability or guarantee for the content of websites to which blue-germany.org refers directly or indirectly (links). Visitors follow links to other websites at their own risk and use them in accordance with the applicable terms of use of the respective operator (referring to the judgment of May 12, 1998 - 312 o 85/98 - “Liability for Links”, Hamburg Regional Court).

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Data protection guidelines for sponsorships and project support

B.L.U.E. Germany e.V. takes into account the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Please note that when taking on a sponsorship or project support for children and adolescents, the EU data protection guidelines and the UN Convention on Children's Rights apply.

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Right to information and objection

You have the right to request information from us about the data stored about you or your pseudonym.

If you would like information about the data stored about you or your data should be deleted or you would like to revoke this data protection declaration, please write to B.L.U.E. Germany e.V., Regerstraße 12, 65163 Wiesbaden  or send us an email to vorstand (@) blue-germany.org. The information can also be provided electronically at your request.

 

You can object to the processing of your data to safeguard legitimate interests at any time for reasons that arise from your particular situation (Art. 21 Paragraph 1 GDPR). You can object to the processing of your data (Art. 21 Paragraph 2 GDPR).

Right to lodge a complaint / supervisory authority

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority (Art. 77 GDPR) if you are of the opinion that the processing of your data violates data protection law. The responsible supervisory authority for B.L.U.E. Germany e.V. is: The Hessian Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information, Gustav-Stresemann-Ring, 65189 Wiesbaden, Germany (https://datenschutz.hessen.de/).