The European Democratic Party (“we”, “us”, “our”) is an international non-profit association (AISBL) incorporated under the laws of Belgium, located at Rue Montoyer 25 – B-1000 Brussels and registered under company number 0867.454.469.
We understand that your privacy is fundamental to you. Therefore, we guarantee to maintain the confidentiality of your personal data by using it only in accordance with applicable data protection laws, including the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 and the Belgian Data Privacy Act of 8 December 1992 (FR/NL), as amended, restated and/or replaced from time to time.
When we write “you” or “your“, we are referring to you as a visitor to the website, a contact person, such as the person we work with, a photographer, or any other relevant third party who contacts us.
1- What personal data do we collect about you?
We may collect and process your personal data when you contact us, fill in a form or attend an event. Most often, we may collect the following personal data:
You can choose whether or not to provide us with your personal data, except where the data is required by law.
OUR WEBSITE AND SOCIAL NETWORKS
In addition to the above information, we may also collect personal data when you visit or interact with our website and social media accounts, including when you submit data to us using a contact form or otherwise post content to our websites or social media accounts.
We may also automatically or indirectly collect personal data about you through cookies, server logs and similar technologies that we use on our website. When you visit our website, we may process certain electronic identification data (e.g., IP and MAC addresses, pages viewed on our website, links you clicked on, sites visited prior to visiting our website, country and city). Depending on the context and the relationship between us, we may collect and use various categories of personal data through our websites and social media accounts, including:
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party site or service.
The personal data collected by the social networking platforms to which the website links are exclusively their responsibility.
2 – Why do we process your personal data?
We may process your personal data for the following purposes:
We will only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another purpose and that this purpose is compatible with the original purpose. If we need to use your personal data for any other purpose, we will (where required by applicable law) provide you with appropriate notice and explain the legal basis for doing so.
3 – How long do we keep your personal data?
Technical data and usage data processed for internal analysis purposes are generally retained for a shorter period of time, except where such data is used to enhance the security or improve the functionality of our website, services or systems, or where we are legally required to retain such data for longer periods.
4 – Where do we keep your personal data?
We store your personal data in a secure file which we use to contact you, to offer you projects, activations, etc., as part of your submissions.
5 – What are your rights concerning your personal data?
Subject to applicable law, you have certain rights in relation to the personal data we hold about you. These rights include, but are not limited to:
The right to information
You have the right to receive clear, transparent and easily understandable information about how we use your personal data and about your rights. That is why we provide you with the information contained in this Policy.
The right of access
You have the right to request information about the personal data we hold about you and, where appropriate, to obtain a copy of that personal data.
The right of rectification
You have the right to have your personal data corrected if it is inaccurate or incomplete.
The right to erasure
In certain circumstances, you have the right to ask us to delete your personal data, for example, when the data is no longer necessary to fulfil the purposes for which it is stored.
The right to limit processing
You have the right to “block” or prohibit the further use of your personal data. Where processing is restricted, we may still store your personal data, but we may no longer use it.
The right to data portability
You have the right to obtain a copy of your personal data in a commonly used computer-readable format and to re-use your personal data for your own purposes through various services.
The right to object
You have the right to object to certain types of processing, including processing for the purpose of direct marketing (which we carry out only with your consent). If you object to our processing of your personal data where it is based on our legitimate interest, we will stop processing the personal data unless we can demonstrate that the legitimate basis for processing overrides your interests and rights or due to legal claims.
The right to lodge a complaint
You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle or process your personal data with your national data protection authority. For Belgium, the competent data protection authority can be contacted at the following address Rue de la Presse/Drukpersstraat 35, 1000 Brussels.
The right to withdraw consent
You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where we rely on your consent to process your personal data. If you withdraw your consent, we may not be able to provide you with a service, specific content on our websites or otherwise based on the consent.
The right to object to direct marketing
You have the right to object to direct marketing, including profile analysis carried out for direct marketing purposes. You can opt out of receiving some or all of our direct marketing communications, for example, by clicking on an unsubscribe link or by following the instructions provided in any direct marketing email we send or by contacting us. Please note that you can always exercise your rights by contacting us using the contact details below. We may also ask you to confirm your identity before responding to these requests.
7 – Contact us – Data controller
If you need to contact us for any reason, please feel free to send your request to the following address: ” email@example.com “. Additional contact information is available on our Contact page.
1 – What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that store Internet settings. Almost all websites use cookie technology. Cookies are downloaded by your web browser when you first visit a website. Then, when you return to the website in question with the same user device, the cookie and the information stored is either sent back to the website that created it (internal cookie) or sent to another website to which it belongs (third-party cookie). This allows the website to detect that you have previously opened it with that browser and, in some cases, to vary the content displayed.
2 – Cookies that do not require consent on this website
Essential cookies, also known as “strictly necessary” cookies, guarantee functions without which you would not be able to use this website as intended. These cookies are used exclusively by PDE and are therefore internal cookies. They are only stored on your device during the current browser session.
3 – Cookies requiring consent on this website
Cookies used for user tracking Our website uses analytical tools to collect information about how users interact with the website and its content. PDE uses this information to ensure that the website creates value for its visitors.