Privacy & Cookie Policy

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Ravensberger Straße 10 G

33602 Bielefeld, Germany


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This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which PAIZ Konsulting Sp. z o.o. (“PAIZ”), with registered offices at Czeremchowa 21, 20-807 Lublin, Poland and Fachhochschule des Mittelstands (“FHM”), with registered offices at Ravensberger Straße 10 G, 33602 Bielefeld, Germany collect, use, maintain and disclose information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the (“Website”) for the purpose of disseminating the Gamification of eco-friendly habits in adult education (GoBeEco) Project (“the Project”), implemented under the Erasmus+ Programme under the agreement No 2020-1-DE01-KA204-007517 between FHM and Erasmus+ German National Agency – Nationale Agentur Bildung für Europa beim Bundesinstitut für Berufsbildung.

What kind of data is collected and how is it used?

Personal information

FHM, Project coordinator, may collect and process personal information from Users who send an email from the website using the “Send an Email” functionality. The mailbox is operated by FHM. In order to send an email from the website user must provide his/her name and email address. This data will be used to provide the User with requested information and will be stored no longer than the 30th of April 2028, in line with the regulations on Project documentation in Erasmus+. Users may, however, visit the Website anonymously. PAIZ will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information. Users can always refuse to supply personal information, except that it may prevent them from contacting the Project Coordinator.

PAIZ, Website’s operator, may collect and use User’s personal information for the following purposes:

  • To run and operate the Website
  • To display content on the Website correctly
  • To personalize user experience
  • PAIZ may use information in the aggregate (anonymised) to understand how Users as a group use the services and resources provided on the Website.*
  • To improve the Website

This information is processed only during Users visit on the website and not stored afterwards.

Non-personal information

PAIZ may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with the Website. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to the website, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

This information is processed only during User’s visit on the website and not stored afterwards.

PAIZ may use non-personal information for the following purposes:

  • To run and operate the Website
  • To display content on the Website correctly.
  • To personalize user experience

Cookie Policy

We use cookies to make the interaction between users and website faster and easier and to remember your settings and preferences (such as name, language, region of origin) in order to improve your experience and offer you a better service. Cookies used in our website are necessary to enable an efficient navigation of the site and ensure its full functionality, for instance the registration form couldn’t be used without cookies.

The user can at any moment deactivate the use of cookies customizing the computer settings, deleting all cookies or activating an alert message when cookies are stored.
To proceed without modifying cookies application please continue to browsing.

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Cookies are small text files that the websites visited by a user send directly to its terminal (usually, to the browser), where they are memorized to be transmitted to the same websites at the following visit of the same user.
It consists in portions of data used for performing automatic authentications, for tracking sessions and for memorizing specific information concerning users.
Cookies on this website do not capture user’s name or other information that would identify the user personally and these data will not be stored.

The cookies we use cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive or pass on a computer virus or collect information about email addresses.
There is only one cookie for each user’s browser. Some functions of the cookie could be done by other technologies.
In this policy we use “cookie” as for the cookie itself and as for other similar technologies.

Using cookies, it is possible to store information related to your preferences, as visited pages o file you have downloaded or any other action on our website.


There are different kind of cookies:

Technical cookies

Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of „carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider as a Company information service explicitly requested by the subscriber or the user to provide this service „. They are not used for other purposes and are usually installed by the owner or operator of the website.

Cookies can be divided into:

  • Session cookies, which ensure normal operation of the website (for example logging in and access to reserved areas); these cookies are important for the correct functioning of the website.
  • Analytics cookies, which are used on the website in order to collect statistical information, whether on aggregate or not, on the number of users accessing the website and on how the same visit the same.
  • Functionality Cookies, which record information about choices you have made and allow us to tailor our website to you (for example language, products selected for purchase) in order to improve the provided service. For the installation of these cookies the consent of the user is not required.

Profiling cookies

Profiling cookies are aimed to creating profiles related to the user and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the same part whilst surfing the net. Consent is required for the use of profiling cookies. Each user must be able to authorize or decline his consent to Profiling cookies, when installed.

In case of third-party cookies, the site does not have direct control of individual cookies (it is not possible to install them directly nor delete them). You can however, manage these cookies through the browser settings (follow the instructions below), or sites listed in „Manage Cookies”.

The user is kindly asked to check on the third party’s website for any other detail.

List of technical cookies on the site

This website uses both First-Party Cookies and Third-Party Cookies; follows the list:

  • System Cookies
  • Google Analytics
  • Youtube and Google

First-Party Cookies and Third-Party Cookies

Cookies can be first or third party, where „first part” means the cookies that relate as site domain, whilst the „third party” means the cookies that are related to external domains. The third-party cookies are inevitably installed by an external person, always referred to as „third party”, and not run from the website.


Cookies have a specific lifetime related to their expiry date (or to a specific action like the closing of the browser) set during the installation. Cookies can be:

  • session cookie: these are temporary cookie files, which are erased when you close your browser;
  • persistent cookie: used to store information, such as name and password, in order to avoid that the user has to retype them at each visit of a specific website. These cookies remain stored when you close your browser

Session cookies are erased when you close this website. Informatic systems used in this website are:

  • cookies for communication of personal data;
  • persistent cookies.


You can disable cookies on your PC at any time, downloading the following software Ghostery ( and disabling each cookie on your browser. It is also possible to use the modality “Anonymous browsing”, which allows you to browsing without leaving any trace. This function allows only to erase browsing data. It is also possible to disable/delete cookies from the configuration panel of your browser.

Follows the list of configuration panels of the most famous browsers:

ChromeVisit the dedicated page (
Mozilla FirefoxVisit the dedicated page (
Internet ExplorerVisit the dedicated page (
Microsoft EdgeVisit the dedicated page (
Safari 6Visit the dedicated page (
Safari iOS
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OperaVisit the dedicated page (


Keeping on browsing on this website or closing the info box or clicking anywhere in the page, you accept Cookie Policy and cookies will start to be set and collected. In case of refusal closing the webpage, cookies already collected on your browser will remain stored but they will not be read or used anymore until you accept the Cookies Policy. You will be always able to disable cookies at any time, using the abovementioned procedure.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on the Website.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade or rent Users’ personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate the Website or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Third party websites

Users will find links to the websites of all Project Partners on the Website. Both FHM and PAIZ have no control of the content or links that appear on the websites of other Partners and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites other than thir own, linked to or from the Website. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to the Website, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

Both FHM and PAIZ have the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will post a notification on the main page of the Website. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your rights pertaining to your personal data

If you disagree to this policy, please do not use this Website. As for the personal data sent through “Send an Email” functionality you can withdraw your consent or modify your personal data sent through email at any time by sending us an email to

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at

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