The WISE Horizons project attaches great importance to the responsible and transparent treatment of personal data. Our WISE Horizons Network mailings keep you updated on project news, events and publications.
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Data processing is the responsibility of ZOE Institute for future-fit economies gUG on behalf of the WISE Horizons project.
When you are asked to submit personal information while using our services, you are free to choose whether or not to provide it. Your personal details will be stored and used in accordance with European data protection regulations.
The website can be used without providing any personal data. Personal data is only processed in the case of a person concerned subscribing to our Network or contacting us.
When visiting the WISE Horizons website, the browser used automatically transmits data that is saved in a log file. The website processes only the data that is technically required in order to display the website correctly and to ensure its stability and security.
With your consent, we use the open source software Matomo to analyse and statistically evaluate the use of the website. Cookies are used for this purpose. The information obtained about website use is transmitted exclusively to our servers and summarised in pseudonymous usage profiles. We use the data to evaluate the use of the website. The data collected is not passed on to third parties. The IP addresses are anonymised (IP masking) so that an allocation to individual users is not possible.
The data is processed on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR. We are thus pursuing our legitimate interest in optimising our website for our external presentation. You can revoke your consent at any time by deleting the cookies in your browser or changing your data protection settings.
Personal data is used for the purpose of processing the subscription to each respective email list. After entering the email address, users receive an email containing a link for confirming the authenticity of the address and the subscription (‘double opt-in’). If users do not confirm the registration by clicking on the link contained in the email, the data is deleted immediately.
The legal basis for the processing of data in connection with the dispatch of newsletters is their consent in accordance with Article 6 (1) a GDPR.
The newsletter subscription can be cancelled at any time. If the subscription is cancelled, all personal data is deleted from our database.
Users have the right to
Users also have the right in accordance with Article 77 GDPR to lodge a complaint with the competent data protection supervisory authority. The competent authority is the German Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (BfDI).
Last updated: September 2023