Stiftung Constanter

Website Users Privacy and Cookies Statement

Introduction
This Privacy and Cookies Statement explains how Stiftung Constanter collects personal data from you through its website. Please read the statement carefully to understand our practices regarding your personal data. It may be amended from time to time.

Stiftung Constanter and all of its affiliated legal entities (together “Constanter”), is the controller of your personal data. Constanter is a charitable foundation under Swiss law, registered with the Commercial Register of Canton Zug under company number CHE-177.334.956 and has its office address at Grafenauweg 10, 6300 Zug, Switzerland.

Information we collect from you: Constanter may collect and process information that you send to us through email. We may keep a record of any correspondence. We also collect details of your visits to our website and resources you access. 

Our use of your personal data: In case you provide us with your personal data for a specific reason, we may use your personal data in connection with that reason (for example, to answer your email). We may also use your personal data to help us improve the content and functionality of our website. We may also use personal data to better understand our users. The grounds for processing are either to fulfill certain contractual or legal obligations, our legitimate interest (to the extent it does not outweigh your privacy interests) or your consent.

Disclosure of your personal data: We may share your personal data with third parties when they are involved in dealing with your enquiry. We may also share your personal data to comply with a regulatory request or legal requirements. We enter into GDPR-compliant data processing agreements with these third party processors. We do not undertake marketing activities for third parties nor do we provide information to third parties for their own marketing purposes. We will endeavor to process your personal data solely within Switzerland or within the European Union (EU). If we need to transfer your personal data outside the EU, we will take appropriate measures to provide an adequate level of protection.

How we protect your personal data: Constanter cares about the security of your personal data. We have taken appropriate technical and organisational measures to prevent loss or unlawful processing of personal data. For example, your personal data can only be viewed by staff authorized to view it on the grounds of their role. Still, we cannot ensure the security of your personal data as transmitted through the website. Any information you submit on our website is sent at your own risk. Once we have received the information, we follow strict procedures to protect your personal data. 

How long do we retain personal data: We will not keep your personal data for longer than is necessary for the purposes for which we use it. We are required by law to keep some data for a certain period of time.

Cookies: This website uses web analytics software hosted by Constanter. We use cookies (text files which are stored locally on your computer) to help analyse how people use our website. The usage data collected is anonymized and stored on a server in The Netherlands. Constanter will use this information to make reports about the usage of the website for internal use. This information will only be shared with third parties when legally required. Collected data will not be cross referenced with data from other websites or sources that Constanter has access to.

Other websites: This Privacy and Cookies Statement relates only to Constanter’s website. Our website may from time to time contain links to third party websites. If you follow such links please note that these websites may have their own policies. In your own interest we strongly recommend that you check the policies of third party websites before submitting any personal data. We do not accept any responsibility for third party websites or policies.

Your rights with regard to your personal data: You are entitled, under certain circumstances, to access any personal data processed by us or to have it corrected or deleted or restrict its processing. You may also be able to request a transfer of your personal data. To submit a request to us in this respect, please send an email to info@constanter.org.  If you have any questions about this Privacy and Cookies Statement, or if you want to lodge a complaint, please send an email to info@constanter.org.