We look forward to your visit to our website. The protection of your personal data in the collection, processing and use is of great importance to us. We take your privacy very seriously and treat your personal information confidentially and in accordance with the law.
The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. As far as on our sides personal data (for example name, address or E-Mail addresses) are raised, this takes place, as far as possible, always on freiwilliger basis. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent.
Keep in mind that data transmission on the Internet can generally be subject to security vulnerabilities. Full protection against access by strangers is not possible.
Responsible for the processing of your personal data within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation is:
Chimfunshi Association for the Protection of Threatened Environments e.V.
Tel .: 0175-616 33 92
If you have any questions about data protection, our CEO Sebastian Louis is available at the o.g. Phone and e-mail available.
Collection and processing of data
Every access to our website and every retrieval of a file stored on the website will be logged. The storage serves internal system-related and statistical purposes. Logs include: name of the retrieved file, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred, message about successful retrieval, web browser, visited pages and requesting domain.
Additionally, the IP addresses of the requesting computers are logged. However, as this website performs an IP anonymization, your IP address will be shortened, so that a person assignment is then no longer possible.
Insofar as personal data (such as name, address, e-mail address, etc.) are collected on this website, this is done in voluntary agreement with you and in your knowledge.
The personal data provided by you when contacting us are recorded, used and stored by us within the framework of the provisions of the Telemedia Act (TMG), the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO). A revocation is possible at any time.
Use and disclosure of personal data
As far as you have provided us with personal data z. B. by contact form, newsletter registration, e-mail or correspondence, ordering of promotional materials (information booklet, flyer, book), we use this according to the German and European data protection provisions only to answer your inquiries, justification, settlement and termination with you contracts and for the technical administration and, if applicable, for the advertising of our products and for the delivery of further information and letters of donation, if your consent is given or if this is permitted by law.
Your personal data will only be passed on to third parties or otherwise transmitted if this is necessary for the purpose of fulfilling the contract – in particular passing on order data to service providers and / or suppliers etc. – this is required for billing purposes or you have previously consented. You have the right to revoke your consent with effect for the future at any time.
The “Online donations” button included on our website either guides you to our donation forms for a donation via direct debit or directly to the website of Paypal or its donation form.
Please note that we have no influence on the collection, processing and use of personal data made on Paypal and are not responsible for the purposes of the GDPR.
Insofar as you have provided us with personal data on our donation forms, we will only use them in accordance with the data protection regulations to process the donation receipt.
Your personal data will only be passed on to third parties or otherwise transmitted if this is necessary for the purpose of fulfilling the contract – in particular transfer of account data – for billing purposes or if you have previously consented to this. You have the right to revoke your consent with effect for the future at any time.
To ensure the security of your data during transmission, we use encryption techniques (such as SSL) over HTTPS that reflect the state of the art.
Detailed information in accordance with Art. 13 DSGVO for the collection of donor data can be found here Information according to Art. 13 DSGVO for the collection of donor data.
Use of PayPal as payment method
On this website components of PayPal are integrated. PayPal makes it possible to initiate online payments to third parties or to receive payments. The European operating company of PayPal is PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l. & Cie. S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, 2449 Luxembourg, Luxembourg.
If the data subject chooses to pay a donation in our online shop as a payment option “PayPal”, data of the person concerned will be automatically transmitted to PayPal. By selecting this payment option, the data subject consents to the transfer of personal data required for payment processing. The personal data sent to PayPal are usually first name, last name, address, email address, IP address, telephone number, mobile phone number or other data required for payment processing. For the execution of the purchase contract, also such personal data are necessary, which are in connection with the respective order. The purpose of the transmission of the data is payment processing and fraud prevention. The controller will provide PayPal with personally identifiable information, in particular if there is a legitimate interest in the transfer. The personal data exchanged between PayPal and the controller may be transferred by PayPal to credit reporting agencies. This transmission aims at the identity and credit check. PayPal may disclose personal information to affiliates and service providers or subcontractors, to the extent necessary to fulfill its contractual obligations or to process the data on behalf of.
If you subscribe to our newsletter, we will use the information you provide solely for this purpose or to inform you of the circumstances relevant to that service or registration. We do not share this data with third parties.
To receive the newsletter, a valid (valid) e-mail address is required. The IP address you use to sign up for the newsletter and the date on which you order the newsletter are also saved. These data serve as proof of misuse if a foreign e-mail address for the newsletter is registered. In addition, to ensure that an e-mail address is not abused by third parties in our mailing list, we work in accordance with the law with the so-called “double opt-in” procedure. As part of this process, the order of the newsletter, the dispatch of the confirmation email and the receipt of the confirmation of registration will be logged.
At any time you have the option to revoke your consent to the storage of the data, your e-mail address and their use for the newsletter dispatch. For the cancellation, we provide you with a link in every newsletter and on the website. You also have the option to inform us of your request for cancellation via the contact options mentioned in this document.
All your personal data and other information that you provide to us via the contact form established on our website will only be used for the purpose of processing and responding to your inquiries on the basis of Art. 6 (1) UAbs. 1 lit. a) and b) GDPR collected and processed. Your data will be forwarded to our provider via e-mail. In the case of non-provision, we are unfortunately unable to contact you and process your request. An automated decision-making is not made.
A transmission of the personal data provided by you to a third country or an international organization does not take place and is not planned. A transfer of your personal data to external third parties does not occur. Your personal data, which you communicate to us via the contact form, will be stored by us for the duration of the processing of your request and immediately deleted or blocked after processing.
Integration of services and contents of third parties
Our offer sometimes includes content, services and services of other providers. These are, for example, maps provided by Google Maps or videos from YouTube. In order for these data to be accessed and displayed in the user’s browser, the transmission of the IP address is absolutely necessary. The providers (hereinafter referred to as “third-party provider”) thus perceive the IP address of the respective user.
Although we endeavor to use only third-party providers who only need the IP address to deliver content, we have no control over whether the IP address may be stored. This process is used in the case, inter alia, statistical purposes. If we are aware that the IP address is being stored, we will inform our users.
Storage of anonymized data / cookies
On this website, usage data are collected and stored in anonymous form. For this purpose, so-called “cookies” can be used. These are text files that are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of your use of the website. However, these collect and save the data exclusively in pseudonymous form. They are not used to identify you personally and are not merged with data about the bearer of the pseudonym. We use this information to determine the attractiveness of our website and to continually improve its content.
Use of the website is also possible without cookies. Most browsers are pre-set to automatically accept cookies. However, you can disable the storage of cookies or set your browser to notify you before storing cookies.
Use of Google Analytics
Use of Google AdWords
Use of Facebook social plug-in
We include social networking plug-ins on our websites (Address: 1601 South California Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA). You will recognize the plug-ins – an overview can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/Plug-ins/ – on Like-Button (Like) or the Facebook logo. If you call one of our websites with Facebook plug-in, a direct connection to Facebook will be established. We have no control over the type and extent of data collected, stored and processed by Facebook. Facebook will be informed via the plug-in that you have accessed the corresponding website of our offer. This also applies to users who are not registered with Facebook. In this case, there is the possibility that Facebook stores the IP address.
Use of Google+ social plug-in
We integrate the social plug-in of Google+ (Google plus) on our website, recognizable by the “+1” sign on a white or colored background. The plug-in is provided by Google Inc. (short Google, address: 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). When you visit a website with a Google+ button, it will connect to Google’s servers. Google transmits the content of the button and integrates it on the corresponding website. At the same time, Google receives information about which page has just been visited. According to Google, personal data is not collected until the Google+ button is clicked. For members of Google+ who are logged in, even without interaction, Google at least stores and processes the IP address. We have no control over the amount of data stored in this context.
Members of Google Plus who do not want our websites to collect and store information about them, please log out of their Google+ account before visiting our offer.
Use of Instagram social plug-in
Use of Pinterest Social Plug-in
Use of Twitter Social Plug-in
Use of YouTube Social Plug-in
Use of social media plugins with Shariff
On our pages are plugins of the o.a. used social media. The plugins can usually be identified by the respective social media logos. To ensure the privacy of our website, we only use these plugins together with the so-called “Shariff” solution. This application prevents the plugins integrated on our website from transferring data to the respective provider when the page is first accessed. Only when you activate the respective plugin by clicking the corresponding button, a direct connection to the server of the provider is established (consent). As soon as you activate the plugin, the respective provider receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you are simultaneously logged into your respective social media account (for example, Facebook), the respective provider can assign the visit to our pages to your user account. Activation of the plugin constitutes a consent within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO. You can revoke this consent at any time with effect for the future. Further information on Shariff can be found at heise.de
Protection of the stored data data saving
Personal data is stored according to the principles of data avoidance and data economy only as long as required or required by law (legal storage period). If the purpose of the information collected is omitted or the storage period ends, we block or delete the data.
We use technical and organizational security measures to protect your personal data from manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. Our safety measures are continuously improved and adapted according to the state of the art. It can not be ruled out that unencrypted data disclosed by third parties can be viewed. It should be noted that no secure transmission can be guaranteed with regard to data transmission over the Internet (eg in the case of communication by e-mail). Sensitive data should therefore either not be transmitted at all or only via a secure connection (SSL).
SSL or TLS encryption
This site uses, for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as orders or requests that you send to us as a site operator, an SSL or. TLS encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection by changing the address line of the browser from “http: //” to “https: //” and the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL or TLS encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.
Your rights to information, correction, suspension, cancellation and opposition
According to Art. 15 GDPR, you are entitled to information about the processing of your personal data.
In addition, you are free to assert your rights to rectification, erasure or, if erasure is not possible, to restriction or blocking of processing and to data portability in accordance with Articles 16-18, 20 GDPR. Should you wish to avail yourself of this right, please contact us at Tel .: 0175-616 33 92 or E-Mail: email@example.com.
Furthermore, you have the right to complain at any time to the competent supervisory authority. If you believe that the processing of your personal data is not in compliance with data protection laws, we would kindly ask you to contact us at o.a. Contact telephone number or e-mail.
Furthermore, pursuant to Art. 13 para. 2 lit. b) GDPR the right to object to the processing of your personal data at any time.