International Foundation for the Humanities and Social Change gGmbH
Hohe Bleichen 12
Geschäftsführer Stefanie Rother
Phone +49 40 3008-2624
Amtsgericht Hamburg HRB 141211
thank you for visiting our website. Protecting your data during all business processes is a matter of great importance to us. The following data protection regulations provide information on how your data is used.
In order to improve the quality of our website, a standard data record is created regarding individual access to the website. This data record comprises:
- the page from which the file was requested,
- the name of the file requested,
- the date and time of the enquiry,
- the volume of data transmitted,
- the access status (file transmitted, file not found, etc.),
- a description of the type of web browser used,
- the IP address of the computer making the request but without the last three digits.
This data is anonymised and stored in accordance with the German Telemedia Act (TMG). The creation of personal user profiles is thereby precluded.
Any user-related data recorded is only stored for the duration of the business relationship and is used exclusively for the agreed business purposes as well as to inform you of news and services. The data is not passed on to third parties.
We takes both technical and organisational security steps to protect your data as far as possible against unauthorised access. Apart from safeguarding the operating environment, certain web pages are encrypted. You can see which pages are encrypted in the status bar of your browser. Encrypted pages will show a locked padlock symbol and the address will begin with ‘https…’.
Your rights as a user
You have the right, at any time, to request information on which personal data we have saved and for what purpose. In addition, you can correct incorrect data or have data deleted if its storage is inadmissible or no longer necessary. You can object to your data being used at any time. If you wish to do so, please notify us of your objection at the email address given below.
We create pseudonymised user profiles in order to design our website appropriately. You can refuse to permit this at any time:
1.) You can stop cookies from being saved by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this, you may not be able to make full use of all the functions of this website.
2.) Depending on the browser you are using, you may be able to install a browser plug-in which prevents tracking. Please click here to install this.
3.) Another way to refuse a web analysis by Google Analytics is to set an opt-out cookie, which instructs Google not to use your data for the purposes of web analysis. Please note that with this solution, the web analysis will only be refused as long as the opt-out cookie is stored by the browser. If you would like to set the opt-out cookie, please click here.
Further information: This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to enable your use of the website to be analysed. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is transmitted to a Google server in the United States, where it is stored. Given that we have activated IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will first be shortened by Google in a member state of the European Union or in another signatory country to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. At our request, Google will use this information for the purposes of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity, and providing us with other services relating to website activity and Internet use. Google will not associate the IP address transferred by your browser for Google Analytics with any other data held by Google.
You can prevent data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) from being collected or processed by Google by using one of the three aforementioned options.