Data protection at a glance
The following information first gives you an overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit one of our websites or other online presences.
How do we collect your personal data? We do so in two ways:
- On the one hand, we collect your personal data if you communicating them to us. You can do so, for example, by entering these data in a contact form or another form.
- Our IT systems automatically record other personal data as soon as you enter our website. These are mainly technical data, e.g. your IP address, your Internet browser, your operating system, when you call which page and which page you visited before.
What do we use your data for? We collect some of your data in order to ensure that the websites are error-free. We may use other data to analyse your user behaviour or for other purposes.
What rights do you have with regard to your data? You have the right to receive information about the purpose, recipient and origin of your stored personal data free of charge. You also have the right to demand that this data be corrected, blocked or deleted. You have the right to complain about us to a supervisory authority.
When you visit our website, we can statistically evaluate your surfing behaviour. This is done primarily with cookies and so-called analysis programs. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools.
Detailed information can be found in the following sections. Please pay particular attention to the section “Third-party services”.
Detailed information on data protection
In this data protection declaration, we inform you about the collection of personal data when using our website. Personal data are all data that are personally relating to you, e.g., your name, your street address, your e-mail addresses, your IP address, or your user behaviour.
In principle, we only store your personal data for as long as is necessary for the purpose for which we have collected or received them. If that purpose no longer applies or if you exercise your right of erasure, we will usually delete the data within 30 days. In deviation from this, we store your data over a longer period of time, if legal obligations, the fulfilment of a contract, or other important reasons force us to do so. The same applies if you successfully objected to processing on the basis of article 6 paragraph 1 point f GDPR.
Controller pursuant to article 4 paragraph 7 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the
Nuclear Pride Coalition
2569 Telegraph Avenue
Data protection officer
We haven’t designated a data protection officer.
Data collected when contacting us
If you contact us by e-mail or via a form, we store the data you provide (your e-mail address, and – if applicable – your name, your telephone number, your message, etc.). We do so in order to be able to reply to you. We erase the data arising in this context after storage is no longer necessary, or we limit processing if statutory retention obligations exist.
If we use contracted service providers for individual functions of our offer or would like to use your data for advertising purposes, we will inform you in detail about the respective processing and your rights below. We will also specify the defined criteria for the storage period.
What rights do you have?
You have the following rights towards us regarding your personal data:
- You have a right to access.
- You have a right to rectification or erasure.
- You have a right to restrict the processing.
- You have a right to object to the processing.
- You have a right to data portability.
How can you exercise your rights?
To exercise your rights, please contact the controller:
2569 Telegraph Avenue
Where can you complain about us?
You also have the right to complain to a data protection supervisory authority regarding our processing of your personal data.
Collection of personal data when you visit our website
Data collection on informational use of our website
If you do not register on our websites or otherwise provide us with information, you are using our respective website for information purposes only. In this case, we only collect the personal data that your browser transmits to our respective server. If you are visiting our website, we collect the following data, which are technically necessary for us to display our website to you and to guarantee stability and security (legal basis is article 6 paragraph 1 point f GDPR):
- We collect your IP address.
- We collect date and time of your request.
- We collect the time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
- We collect the content of your request, i.e., which specific page you would like to access.
- We collect the HTTP status code of your request.
- We collect the amount of data transferred upon each request.
- We collect the website your request is coming from (“HTTP referrer”).
- We collect the self-designation of your browser.
- We collect your operating system and its user interface.
- We collect the language and version of your browser software.
When you use our website, we store cookies on your computer. Cookies are small text files that your browser stores on your hard drive. If you visit other pages of our website or the same page again, we will receive certain pieces of information. Cookies cannot run programs or transmit viruses to your computer. They serve to make our Internet offer more user-friendly and effective overall.
- Our website uses transient cookies and persistent cookies, the scope and functionality of which are explained below.
- Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. Transient cookies in particular include session cookies. These store a so-called session ID, which can be used to assign different requests of your browser to a common session. This allows us to recognize your computer when you return to our website. Session cookies are deleted when you log out or close your browser. After your browser has deleted the session cookies, we can no longer recognize your computer the next time you visit us.
- Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period of time, which may vary depending on the cookie. You can delete cookies at any time in the security settings of your browser. You can choose the security settings of your browser so that it also deletes persistent cookies when you close your browser.
- You can use your browser’s settings to determine how it should handle cookies that a website transmits to it. For example, you can specify that you will be notified each time a website wants to set a cookie and that you want to decide in each individual case whether to accept or reject the respective cookie. You can inhibit the acceptance of cookies in general or for certain websites. Please note: If you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use all functions of the respective website.
- As far as we use Flash cookies, these are not recorded by your browser, but rather by your Flash plug-in. We also use HTML5 storage objects that are stored on your device. These objects store the required data independently of your browser and do not have any automatic expiry date. If you do not want Flash cookies to be processed, you must install an appropriate add-on, e.g. “Cookiebro” (https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/cookiebro/) or “Clear Flash Cookies” (https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/clear-flash-cookies/) for Mozilla Firefox or the Adobe Flash killer cookie for Google Chrome. You can prevent the use of HTML5 storage objects by using the private mode in your browser. We also recommend that you regularly delete your cookies and your browser history manually.
Legal basis for processing cookies and objecting to processing
We process cookies on the basis of Article 6 paragraph 1 point f GDPR. We have a legitimate interest in analysing user behaviour so that we can optimise both our website and our advertising.
You can object to this processing by choosing the security settings of your browser so that it does not accept cookies from us.
Operation of our website
We have entered into agreements with the following service providers to operate our websites:
- We have entered into an agreement with Hetzner Online GmbH, Industriestr. 25, 91710 Gunzenhausen, Germany, (Hetzner) to carry out the technical operation of our websites nuclear-pride.eu and nuclear-pride-coalition.eu. Further information can be found in Hetzner’s data protection declaration (https://www.hetzner.de/rechtliches/datenschutz/).
- In addition, we have entered into an agreement JotForm Inc. to operate certain online forms. Further information can be found below in a separate section.
Encryption of data transmission
To prevent unauthorized access to your personal data by third parties during transmission, all data communication between your browser and our website is encrypted. For this we use TLS resp. HTTPS.
Further functions and offers of our website
In addition to the purely informational use of our website, we offer various services that you can use if you are interested. Generally, you must provide further personal data that we use to provide the respective service and to which the aforementioned data processing principles apply.
In some cases we use external service providers to process your data. These have been carefully selected and commissioned by us, are bound by our instructions and are regularly checked.
Furthermore, we may pass on your personal data to third parties if we offer participation in promotions, conclusion of contracts, competitions or similar services together with partners. We will give you more information when you are about to provide your personal data, or please see the description of the respective offer below.
If our service providers or partners are based in a country outside of the European Economic Area (EEA), we will inform you of the consequences of this circumstance in the description of the respective offer.
Revocation and objection
Revocation of your consent to the processing of your data
If you have given us your consent to process your data, you can revoke this at any time. Such a revocation influences the lawfulness of processing your personal data only for the time after you have revoked your consent. Processing prior to the withdrawal of your consent remains lawful.
Objecting to processing based on a balance of interests
If we base the processing of your personal data on the balancing of interests pursuant to Article 6 paragraph 1 point f GDPR, you may object to the processing. This is the case if processing is not necessary to fulfill a contract with you, which we outline in the respective description of the function. When exercising such objection, we ask you to explain the reasons that arise from your particular situation, and explain why we should not process your personal data as carried out by us. In the event of your substantiated objection, we will examine the situation and either stop or adjust the data processing or point out to you our compelling legitimate reasons, on the basis of which we will continue processing.
Objection to direct marketing
Of course you can object to the processing of your personal data for purposes of advertising and data analysis at any time. You can inform us about your advertising objection using the following contact data:
2569 Telegraph Avenue
Links to other websites
Please note: If you follow a link on our website that leads to another website, your browser sends the address of the page containing the mentioned link to the other website (“HTTP referer”), as well as other data.
We use various third-party services on our website, which we present to you below. We explain in each case,
- which service we use,
- the purpose for which we use this service,
- which provider provides this service,
- how this provider guarantees the protection of your personal data,
- what effects the use of this service has on your personal data,
- the legal basis on which we process your data,
- how you can exercise your rights in relation to this service (please see also section 6),
- which additional information the service provider may provide.
In order to offer you information and contact possibilities also on Facebook and to be reachable there for you, we use the fan page “Nuclear Pride Coalition” (https://www.facebook.com/nuclearpridecoalition/) on Facebook.
Provider is Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (Facebook). Facebook has submitted itself to the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework, for which the EU Commission has made an adequacy decision. The Privacy Shield is supposed to ensure the protection of your personal data at a level that complies with European standards.
Pursuant to article 26 GDPR, Facebook and we are joint controllers of our fan page. We have agreed with Facebook on a contract amendment, the Page Controller Addendum, the text of which can be found at https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms/page_controller_addendum.
When you visit our Facebook fan page, Facebook collects a variety of personal information from you. Facebook explains this in detail in its data policy (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/). There, Facebook also describes what rights you have and how you can exercise them.
On the basis of the data collected by Facebook, Facebook provides us with statistical information of various categories, which we can retrieve under “Insights”. This includes the total number of page views, “Like” information, page activity, post interactions, video views, post range, comments, shared content, responses, percentage of men and women, origin of visitors with regards to country, city, and language, store views and clicks, route planner clicks, and phone number clicks. We can use this information to make the contributions to the fan page more attractive, for example, by optimizing the choice of language or the time of publication.
The information provided to us by Facebook is anonymous to us, and we are unable draw any conclusions regarding the identity of users. However, the information collected is transferred to and processed by Facebook in the United States or another third country where Facebook may be able to make a connection to you. Facebook may use the information for its own promotional purposes in accordance with its data policy (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/). This might allow Facebook to place advertisements on Facebook pages and outside of Facebook. We cannot control how Facebook uses the information.
We process your data on the basis of article 6 paragraph 1 letter f DSGVO. We have a legitimate interest in being present on Facebook with a fan page, offering information and contact options, and being reachable there.
You can object to this processing by not visiting our fan page.
Further information can be found in Facebook’s data policy (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/) and in Facebook’s information on the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework (https://www.facebook.com/about/privacyshield).
Google Web Fonts
To ensure an attractive and uniform display of texts and special characters on our website, we use Google Web Fonts.
Provider is Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (Google). Google has submitted itself to the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework, for which the EU Commission has made an adequacy decision. The Privacy Shield is supposed to ensure the protection of your personal data at a level that complies with European standards.
When you visit our website, your browser loads the fonts you need (web fonts) from Google servers into its cache so that it can display text in the desired fonts. This tells Google that our website has been accessed from your IP address.
The data collected by Google is not available to us as the operator of this website; we cannot draw any conclusions regarding the identity of the users. However, the collected data will be transferred to Google, i.e., to the USA or to other countries, and will be processed there, so that Google may be able to relate them to you. We cannot influence how Google uses the data.
We process your data on the basis of Article 6 paragraph 1 point f GDPR. We have a legitimate interest in an appealing and uniform presentation of our web offers.
You can object to this processing by deactivating the loading of web fonts in your browser settings (Firefox: “Allow pages to use their own fonts”, Chrome: start the browser with the option –disable-remote-fonts) or by using a browser that does not support web fonts. Your browser will then display the texts in a standard font of your computer.
We use JotForm to give you the opportunity to provide us with data, based on forms.
The provider is JotForm Inc., 111 Pine St., Suite 1815, San Francisco, CA 94111, USA (JotForm). JotForm processes the personal data collected through our forms within the European Union on servers in Germany. There will be no transfer of data to a third country. In addition, JotForm has submitted itself to the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework, for which the EU Commission has made an adequacy decision. The Privacy Shield is supposed to ensure the protection of your personal data at a level that complies with European standards.
Forms created with JotForm are not located on our own websites, but on JotForm servers. When you access such a form, your browser transmits personal information such as your IP address, etc. to the JotForm server. If you follow a link on our website that leads to a JotForm form, JotForm will know that you have visited our website. Which data are transferred to JotForm’s server is described in more detail in JotForm’s Privacy Notice (https://www.jotform.com/privacy/). This information collected by JotForm is not available to us, and we are unable draw any conclusions regarding the identity of users.
When you complete and submit a form, your browser transmits that information to JotForm. JotForm provides us with the information you enter. We may retrieve this information from the JotForm server via an HTTPS or TSL encrypted connection.
We are processing your data on the basis of article 6 paragraph 1 letter a GDPR.
Further information can be found in JotForm’s Privacy Notice (https://www.jotform.com/privacy/).
In order to offer you information and contact possibilities on Twitter and to be reachable for you there, we use the Twitter account “Nuclear_Pride” (https://twitter.com/Nuclear_Pride) on Twitter.
Provider is Twitter International Company, One Cumberland Place, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, D02 AX07, Ireland (Twitter). Twitter has submitted itself to the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework, for which the EU Commission has made an adequacy decision. The Privacy Shield is supposed to ensure the protection of your personal data at a level that complies with European standards.