This website is owned and registered on behalf of PRO-Ethics by:
Center for Social Innovation (ZSI)
Linke Wienzeile 246
1150 Vienna, Austria
Telephone: 0043 / 1 / 495 04 42 - 0
The party responsible for processing data on this website is:
1130 Vienna, Austria
The project leading to this application has received funding by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Framework Programme under grant agreement no 872441. However, this website reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.
We maintain this website to enhance public access to information. Our goal is to keep this information timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. However, we accept no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site.
This information is:
Of a general nature only and is not intended to address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity.
Not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate, or up to date.
Sometimes linked to external sites over which ZSI has no control and for which ZSI assumes no responsibility.
Not professional or legal advice (if you need specific advice, you should always consult a suitably qualified professional).
Reuse is authorised, provided the source is acknowledged. For some content provided on this website, the general principle of reuse can be subject to conditions which may be specified in individual copyright notices. Reuse is not applicable to documents subject to intellectual property rights of third parties. Particularly images and graphics can be subject to copyright and other legal protection.
Personal data protection
Types of data collected
Among the types of personal data that this application collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: cookies and usage data. Personal data may be freely provided by the user, or, in case of usage data, collected automatically when using this website. Users are responsible for any third-party personal data obtained, published or shared through this website and confirm that they have the third party’s consent to provide the data to the website owner.
The use of collected data
Data concerning the website user is collected to allow the website owner to provide its services, as well as for the following purposes: interaction with external social networks and platforms and displaying content from external platforms.
Interaction with external social networks and platforms: This type of service allows interaction with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of this Application. The interaction and information obtained through this Application are always subject to the User’s privacy settings for each social network. This type of service might still collect traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.
Displaying content from external services: This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this Application and interact with them. This type of service might still collect web traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.
Concretely, personal data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:
Google reCAPTCHA (Google Inc.): Google reCAPTCHA is a service provided by Google Inc. that allows this application to check whether data entered on this website (such as on a contact form) has been entered by a human or by an automated program. Place of processing: US.
Twitter Tweet button: The Twitter Tweet button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Twitter social network provided by Twitter, Inc. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US.
LinkedIn button and social widgets (LinkedIn Corporation): The LinkedIn button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the LinkedIn social network provided by LinkedIn Corporation. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US.
The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (b) GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.
Website statistics and system logs
How do we treat e-mails you send us?
When using the firstname.lastname@example.org email address, your personal data is collected only to the extent necessary to reply. If the management team of the mailbox is unable to answer your question, it will forward your e-mail to another project partner.
If you have any questions about the processing of your e-mail and related personal data, do not hesitate to include them in your message.
How does the contact form work?
Should you send us questions via the contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your permission. We will, therefore, process any data you enter onto the contact form only with your consent. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
We will retain the data you provide on the contact form until you request its deletion, revoke your consent for its storage, or the purpose for its storage no longer pertains (e.g. after fulfilling your request). Any mandatory statutory provisions, especially those regarding mandatory data retention periods, remain unaffected by this provision.
What happens when I subscribe to the PRO-Ethics newsletter?
If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require a valid email address as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified email address and that you agree to receive this newsletter. No additional data is collected or is only collected on a voluntary basis. We only use this data to send the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.
We will, therefore, process any data you enter onto the contact form only with your. You can revoke consent to the storage of your data and email address as well as their use for sending the newsletter at any time, e.g. through the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
The data provided when registering for the newsletter will be used to distribute the newsletter until you cancel your subscription, when said data will be deleted. Data we have stored for other purposes (e.g. email addresses for the members area) remain unaffected.
This website uses the services of MailChimp to send newsletters. This service is provided by Rocket Science Group LLC, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA. MailChimp is a service which organizes and analyzes the distribution of newsletters. If you provide data (e.g. your email address) to subscribe to our newsletter, it will be stored on MailChimp servers in the USA.
MailChimp is certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield. The Privacy Shield is an agreement between the European Union (EU) and the US to ensure compliance with European privacy standards in the United States.
MailChimp collects and analyses data on newsletter interaction. If you do not want your usage of the newsletter to be analysed by MailChimp, you will have to unsubscribe from the newsletter. For this purpose, we provide a link in every newsletter we send. You can also unsubscribe from the newsletter directly on the website.