Privacy Policy

It is important to us (references to "we", "us" and "our" is to EQUAL RIGHTS BEYOND BORDERS) that your data is save when you visit our website to learn about out project and support us. Therefor we compiled this policy to help you understand what we do with your data.

The purpose of this document is to set out the privacy entitlements of Data Subjects, as defined in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), of living persons. Privacy can only apply to information that is not already in the public domain and GDPR only applies to such personal data.

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European Union Regulation that sets out the data entitlements of data subjects and the obligations of those who process the personal data of data subjects. GDPR seeks to protect and enhance the rights of data subjects. These rights cover the safeguarding of personal data, protection against the unlawful processing of personal data and the unrestricted movement of personal data within the EU.

This privacy policy is intended to reassure and safeguard the privacy of all our visitors and subscribers. Generally, you can browse through our website without giving us any information about yourself. When we do need your personal information to provide services that you request or when you choose to provide us with your personal information, this policy describes how we collect and use your personal information. At each data collection point we draw your attention to what is going to happen with your data so that you are in charge of your data disclosure to us at all time and have the option not to provide it to us.

By using the EQUAL RIGHTS BEYOND BORDERS website, it is understood that you acknowledge the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not accept that we process your data in the manner detailed in this Privacy Policy, please do not submit any personal data to us.

1. Data Collection

Within our online offer based on our legitimate interests (the interest in the analysis, optimization and charitable operation of our online offer within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) lit. GDPR), we make use of content or service offers from third-party providers Content and services, such as Include videos or fonts (collectively referred to as "content"). This always presupposes that the third-party providers of this content perceive the IP address of the users, since they could not send the content to their browser without the IP address. The IP address is therefore required for the presentation of this content. We endeavor to use only content whose respective providers use the IP address solely for the delivery of the content. Third parties may also use so-called pixel tags (invisible graphics, also referred to as "web beacons") for statistical or marketing purposes. The "pixel tags" can be used to analyze information, such as visitor traffic, on the pages of this website. The pseudonymous information may also be stored in cookies on the user's device and may include, but is not limited to, technical information about the browser and operating system, referring web sites, visit time, and other information about the use of our online offer become.

1.1. Data Collection In The Context Of Using The Services Of Wix

We explicitly point out that this privacy policy does not apply to linked websites. If you have any doubts, we do not recommend using these services on our site.

This website was created with Ltd. Namal 40, 6350671 Tel Aviv, Israel ("Wix") and is also hosted on their servers. Wix takes physical, electronic and procedural security measures to protect the privacy of its users and visitors to the website. Please read the privacy policy of Wix, which is available here, if your need further information. is a certified participant in the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework. is committed to handling all personal data held by member states of the European Union (EU) in accordance with the Privacy Shield Framework in accordance with its applicable principles. For more information about the Privacy Shield Framework, see the US Department of Commerce Privacy Shield List here. is responsible for the processing of personal information received under the Privacy Shield Framework and then forwards it to a third party acting on behalf of as an agent on its behalf. acts in accordance with the Privacy Shield Principles in the event of any transfer of personal data from the EU, including the liability provisions for the transfer.

Regarding personal information contained or transmitted under the Privacy Shield Framework, is subject to the regulatory and enforcement powers of U.S. Patents. Federal Trade Commission (FTC). In certain situations, may be required to disclose personal information by regulatory direction, including compliance with national security or law enforcement regulations.

1.2. Policy For The Integrated Wix Analysis System

Wix collects statistical data about the visit of this website. The access data include: name of the retrieved web page, file, date and time of retrieval, amount of data transferred, message about successful retrieval, browser type and version, user's operating system, referrer URL (previously visited page), IP address and the requesting one provider. Wix uses the log data for statistical analysis for the purpose of operation, security and optimization of the offer and they are also available to us as operators of this website. Please also read the privacy policy of Wix here.

1.3. Policy For Wix Visitor Analytics

This website uses WIX Visitor Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Inc. "("WIX"). WIX Visitor Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a WIX server and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, WIX will shorten your IP address beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a WIX server and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, WIX will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide further services related to website and Internet use to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of WIX Visitor Analytics is not merged with other data from WIX. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of this website to their full extent. You can also prevent WIX from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by WIX using your browser settings.

1.4. Server Log Files Privacy

We do not operate our own server. Our site is hosted by provider Ltd. When you visit our website, information about our internet browser is automatically transmitted to our provider - so-called server log files.

Server log files include:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • used operating system
  • Referrer URL
  • Hostname of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

The recording of these server log files is necessary for a technically error-free presentation and the optimization of our website. For reasons of technical safety, in particular to ward off attacks on our web server, we store this data for a short time. A conclusion on individual persons is not possible on the basis of this data. After seven days at the latest, the data is anonymized by shortening the IP address at the domain level so that it is no longer possible to relate to the individual user. The collection of the data for the provision of the website and the storage of the data in log files is essential for the operation of the website. There is consequently no contradiction on the part of the user.

The collection of this data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the technically error-free presentation and the optimization of its website - for this, the server log files must be recorded.

1.5. Cookies

The internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions that you wish to use (eg shopping cart function) are processed on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR saved. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for the technically error-free and optimized provision of its services. Insofar as other cookies (such as cookies for analyzing your surfing behavior) are stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

1.6. Donations

On our website, we offer users the possibility to donate online. Therefor we use the donation widget from twingle.

Our website uses the donation form of twingle GmbH, Prinzenallee 74, 13357 Berlin. The twingle GmbH provides the technical platform for the donation process for this donation form. The data entered by you during the donation (eg address, bank details, etc.) will only be stored by twingle for processing the donation on servers in Germany.

We have entered into an order data processing contract with twingle and fully implement the strict requirements of the EU Data Protection Regulation and the German Data Protection Authorities when using the twingle donation form.

The transmission of your data is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR (consent) and Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR (processing to fulfill a contract). You have the option to revoke your consent to data processing at any time. Revocation does not affect the effectiveness of historical data processing operations.

1.6.1. Use Of Matomo Collection, Processing And Use Of Personal Data For Donations

The twingle donation form is using the web analysis service software Matomo (, a service of the provider InnoCraft Ltd., 150 Willis St, 6011 Wellington, New Zealand, ("Matomo") based on the legitimate interest of twingle the statistical analysis of user behavior for optimization purposes in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR data collected and stored. From this data, pseudonymized usage profiles can be created and evaluated for the same purpose. Cookies can be used. Cookies are small text files stored locally in the cache of the site visitor's Internet browser. The cookies enable, among other things, the recognition of the Internet browser. The data collected by Matomo Technology (including your pseudonymized IP address) will be processed on twingle servers.

The information generated by the cookie in the pseudonymous user profile is not used to personally identify the visitor to this web site and is not merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym.

If you do not agree with the storage and evaluation of this data from your visit, then you can object to the storage and use of the following at any time by mouse click. In this case, a so-called opt-out cookie is stored in your browser, with the result that Matomo does not collect any session data. Please note that the complete deletion of your cookies will result in the opt-out cookie being deleted as well and possibly re-activated by you.

1.6.2. Collection, Processing And Use Of Personal Data For Donations

In the case of a donation, we collect and use your personal data only insofar as this is necessary for the fulfillment and processing of your donation and, if necessary, for processing your inquiries. The provision of the data is necessary for the handling of the donation process. Non-provisioning means that your donation cannot be received. Processing is based on Art. 6 (1) lit. b GDPR and is required to process the donation. A transfer of your data to third parties without your express consent is not. Exceptions to this are only our service partners, which we need to process the donation, or service providers of which we serve ourselves within the scope of order processing. In addition to the recipients named in the respective clauses of this privacy policy, these are, for example, recipients of the following categories: payment service providers, service providers for the dispatch of the donation receipt. In all cases, we strictly adhere to the legal requirements. The amount of data transmission is limited to a minimum. You have the option to revoke your consent to data processing at any time. Revocation does not affect the effectiveness of historical data processing operations.

1.7. Newsletter

If you would like to receive our newsletter, we need your e-mail address and name. The personal data collected as part of a registration for the newsletter will only be used to send our newsletter. A confirmation e-mail will be sent to your e-mail address in the double opt-in procedure to complete the registration. This confirmation e-mail is used to prove whether you as the owner of the e-mail address wish to receive the newsletter.

If you sign up for the newsletter by checking the respective box in our donation form (see 3. Donations) or via the contact form, your name and e-mail address will be entered into the form by us manually. You will therefore receive the confirmation e-mail with the respective delay, the double opt-in procedure will also apply in this case.

Your consent for the storage and use of your data can be revoked at any time, e.g. via the “unsubscribe”-link in the newsletter. We do not track any further information, neither the opening of the newsletter nor any further information like clicking on links or statistical data. We send out our newsletter via „MailChimp“, a service of Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE #5000, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA. During the registration for the newsletter, MailChimp temporarily stores the IP address, as well as the date and time of the registration. The collection of this data is necessary in order to understand the (possible) misuse of the e-mail address at a later date.

MailChimp is a signatory to the US-EU data protection “Privacy Shield” framework and WRG signed a data processing agreement with MailChimp. More information about the MailChimp Privacy Policy.

1.8. Youtube And Facebook

On this website, with the exception of embedded YouTube videos we do not use any direct plug-ins or share buttons of social media networks.

1.8.1. Youtube

On this website, we have integrated components of YouTube. The operating company of YouTube is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, UNITED STATES. The YouTube, LLC is a subsidiary of Google Inc. If you visit one of the pages of this Internet site and on which a YouTube video is integrated, your browser is automatically prompted to download a display of the corresponding YouTube component. During the course of this technical procedure, YouTube and Google gain knowledge of what specific sub-page of our website you visited.

If you are logged in on YouTube, this information will be collected and assigned to your YouTube account. You may prevent this transmission of data by logging off from your Youtube account before visiting our website.

The use of YouTube is in the interest of an attractive presentation of our online offers. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

For more information on YouTube’s data protection provisions and the collection, processing and use of personal data by YouTube and Google, click here.

1.8.2. Facebook

To enable sharing of website content on social media platform Facebook we use “Social Media buttons with data protection” via Shariff plug-in. The social media button is only graphics containing links to the respective website, and no data will be passed on to Facebook unless the buttons are clicked. (For information on the processing of your data by the social networks please see the terms of use by the respective provider).

If you are logged in on Facebook during your visit of our website, the social media provider detects with every call-up to our website —and for the entire duration of your stay on our site—which specific sub-site of our Internet page you visited. This information is associated with your respective social media account. As provider of this website we are not aware of the content of transmitted data and how it is processed by your social media provider. You may prevent this transmission of data by logging off from your respective social media account before visiting our website.

1.9. Statistics, Google Analytics

On this website, the controller has integrated the component of Google Analytics with the anonymizer function. When visiting our website, a log-file is created collecting information such as date and time of visit, browser and the website by which our visitors were referred to our internet presence. This data is only used for statistical purposes and to improve our internet presence. IP addresses are anonymized so this information cannot be associated with individual visitors. The operator of the Google Analytics component is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351, United States.

1.9.1. Google Analytics

We also use features of the Google Analytics advertising analytics service on our website. Provider is Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google").

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including the shortened IP address) is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

We use Google Analytics exclusively with the extension "anonymizeIp", which ensures anonymization of the IP address by shortening and excludes a direct personal reference. The expansion will truncate your IP address beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. In these exceptional cases, this processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in the statistical analysis of user behavior for optimization and marketing purposes.

Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide us with other services related to website activity and internet usage. The IP address provided by Google in the context of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data provided by Google.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of this website in full. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by using the browser available here. Plugin downloads and installs.

As an alternative to the browser plug-in or within browsers on mobile devices, please click on the following link to set an opt-out cookie that will prevent Google Analytics from entering this website in the future (this opt-out cookie works only in this browser and only for this domain, if you delete cookies in this browser, you must click this link again): Disable Google Analytics.

US-based Google LLC is certified to the US Privacy Shield, which ensures compliance with EU data protection standards. For more information on how to handle user data on Google Analytics, please refer to the Google Privacy Policy: Google Universal Analytics

Google Analytics cookies are stored on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. We have a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior in order to optimize both our web site and our advertising.

1.9.2. IP Anonymization

On this website we have activated the IP anonymizer function for Google Analytics. Your IP address is abridged by Google and anonymised when accessing our websites from a Member State of the European Union or another Contracting State to the Agreement on the European Economic Area before being transmitted to the U.S. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be transmitted to a Google server within the U.S. and be shortened there. The purpose of the Google Analytics component is to analyze the traffic on our website. Google uses the collected data and information, inter alia, to evaluate the use of our website and to provide us online reports, which show the activities on our websites, and to provide other services concerning the use of our Internet site for us. The IP address collected by Google Analytics will not be linked to other data collected by Google.

1.9.3. Objection To The Collection Of Data

You have the possibility of objecting to a collection of data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link (in prepration). This will place an opt-out cookie which will prevent the collection of your data during future visits to our website.

2. SSL-Encryption

For secure transmission of sensitive data, we use SSL encryption. This protects data such as enquiries you are sending to us via the contact form from interception by third parties. You can recognize this from the https:// and the lock icon in your browser line.

3. Disclosure Of Data To Third Parties

A transmission of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below does not take place. We only share your personal information with third parties if:

  • You have given your express consent to this in accordance with Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 (a) GDPR,
  • disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 (f) GDPR is required to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have a predominantly legitimate interest in not disclosing your data,
  • in the event that there is a statutory obligation for the transfer pursuant to Art. 6 (1) sentence 1 (c) GDPR, as well as
  • this is legally permissible and, according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b GDPR, is required for the settlement of contractual relationships with you.

4. Right Of Access, Rectification And Erasure

You have the right to contact us at any time to obtain free information about your personal data stored with us and a copy of this information, including the origin, recipients and purposes of the processing. You furthermore have the right to have inaccurate or incomplete personal data rectified or completed, and to request the erasure or restriction of processing of your personal data, as long as the processing and storage are not legally required. For this purpose and for further enquiries regarding personal data, please contact our data protection focal point at

As a user * of our Internet site, you have various rights according to the GDPR which arise in particular from Articles 15 to 18, 21 GDPR:

4.1 Right To Information

You can get information according to. Art. 15 GDPR about your personal data processed by us. In your request for information, you should pre- cise your concerns in order to facilitate the compilation of the required data. Please note that under certain circumstances your right to information may be restricted in accordance with the statutory provisions (especially § 34 BDSG and Art. 10 BayDSG).

4.2 Right To Rectification

If the information concerning you (in case you have given any) is not (anymore) correct, you can request a correction according to Art. GDPR. If your data is incomplete, you can ask for a completion.

4.3 Right To Cancellation

Under the conditions of Art. 17 GDPR you can demand the deletion of your personal data. Your claim for cancellation depends u. a. depending on whether the data concerning you is still needed by us to fulfill our statutory duties.

4.4 Right To Restriction Of Processing

You have the right within the framework of the provisions of Art. 18 GDPR to demand a restriction of the processing of the data concerning you.

4.5 Right To Object

According to Art. 21 GDPR, you have the right, at any time, to refuse to process the data concerning you, for reasons that arise from your particular situation. However, we cannot always follow this, z. For example, if we are bound by legislation for processing.

4.6 Right To Data Portability

You have the right to have data, which we process on the basis of your consent or in fulfillment of a contract, delivered to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another person in charge, this will only be done if it is technically feasible.

4.7 Right To Complain

If you believe that we have not complied with data protection regulations when processing your data, you may submit a complaint to the relevant regulatory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection issues is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found here.

5. Collection Of Personal Data By Third Parties

Our site contains links to other sites whose handling of data may differ from ours. Therefore, you should inform yourself in such links about the privacy statement of each page, since we have no influence on the handling of the data.

6. Changes To This Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy for the future, whether to adapt to new technological or legal developments. Therefore, we recommend that you read the privacy policy again at regular intervals.

Equal Rights Beyond Borders consists of two seperately registered entities in Greece and Germany.

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