Privacy Policy

This privacy statement describes how Hirmeos Project collects and uses the personal information you provide when you subscribe to receive updates from Hirmeos Project (for example, our newsletter, or news from specific programme). It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information. We are committed to ensuring that your personal details are protected when you use our website, or subscribe to our mailing lists.

If you have any questions about how we use your personal information or comply with data protection legislation, please contact us.

What information do we collect about you?

Information will be requested from you when you subscribe to receive our email newsletters or programme-specific mailing lists. This personal information includes your contact details: Name and email address.

When you subscribe to email newsletters, your contact details will be added to the mailing list, which ensures that you to stay up to date with Hirmeos Project’s work. When you subscribe to a programme-specific list, you will receive updates / information from that programme.

You may access and change the information you provide or your preferences at any time. The information you provide will be stored on Hirmeos Project’s server and will not be passed on for use outside of Hirmeos Project.

You can unsubscribe or withdraw your consent to these communications at any time, either by clicking the unsubscribe button at the bottom of the e-mail, or contacting us.

How we use this information

Your personal information will be used by Hirmeos Project only to communicate newsletter or programme-specific updates in order for you to stay up-to-date with Hirmeos Project’s work.

How long will Hirmeos Project store your information?

The personal information you provide will be kept on our database for as long as you wish to receive communications from Hirmeos Project.

You have the right to be told what personal information we hold about you on our databases and ask for it to be removed.

How will Hirmeos Project keep your information secure?

We will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or unauthorized alteration of information you provide us with through the website.

Communications from us in connection with the website may be sent to you by email. Email is not a fully secure means of communication and we cannot guarantee our emails are free from viruses and other harmful effects, although we do our best to make them as secure as possible.

Will Hirmeos Project share your personal details with anyone else?

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless disclosure is required by law.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated privacy policy, you may contact us. We will be sure to address your concerns.


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