Privacy Statement

Privacy statement Netwerk Democratie Version 1.0

This privacy statement is applicable to the services by Netwerk Democratie

The website processes privacy-sensitive data, meaning personal information of its users. Because a careful handling of these personal data is important to our organisation, we are making sure these data are processed and stored in a safe way. In this document we are letting you know which data Netwerk Democratie is collecting when you use the website, why we are collecting this data and how this is used to improve your user experience. Contact information: Netwerk Democratie, Oranje-Vrijstaatkade 71, 1093 KS Amsterdam, E-mailadres:

Purposes of collecting data When you use one of our services, we may ask you to provide some of your personal information. This information is used to deliver the service. These personal data will be stored on the secure server of Netwerk Democratie or that of a third party we are using. We will not combine these data with any other personal information the organisation may have of you. Communication When you send us an e-mail or any other messages, there is a possibility we will store this information. Sometimes we will ask for personal data that are relevant to the specific situation. This will enable us to answer your questions or queries. These personal data will be stored on the secure server of Netwerk Democratie or that of a third party we may be using. We will not combine these data with any other personal information we may have of you. When you sign up for the newsletter, Netwerk Democratie will ask you for personal data that are necessary to deliver this service, in this case your name and e-mail address.

Who receives my personal data? When you sign up to the newsletter, Netwerk Democratie will receive your name, e-mail address and any preferences you may state. These data will also be stored with Mailchimp, the party we use for sending out newsletters.

How long will my personal data be stored for? If you signed up for the newsletter, we will store your data for as long as you are subscribed to the newsletter. Should you choose to unsubscribe, you will no longer receive any newsletter and your data will be stored for an additional 3 months, after which everything will be permanently deleted. Cookies We collect data to gain more insight into our visitors and users of the website and our services, so that we can adapt our services to meet their needs and wishes. The website makes use of “cookies” (text files that are placed on your computer) to help the website analyse how people use it. The information on your use of the website, as generated by the cookie, may be transferred to the secure servers of Netwerk Democratie or that of a third party. If we use this information, its only purpose is to keep track of how you use the website and to generate a report on my website’s activity. Google Analytics uses Google Analytics-cookies to gain an insight into some statistics such as:

• Visitor numbers • Which are the most frequently visited pages on the website • Which are the channels through which visitors enter the website Netwerk Democratie does not use any other Google services in combination with the Google Analytics cookies.

Purposes We do not collect or use information for any other purposes than those described in this privacy policy, unless we have explicitly gained your permission to do so.

Third parties The information will not be shared with third parties.

Period of data storage If you have made use of a service by Netwerk Democratie, or collaborated with us, we will save your data for the purpose of providing the service or executing the collaboration. This personal information will be stored until you indicate a wish for a removal of these data from our administration. On top of this your relevant data will be carefully stored in our administration for at least 7 years, in accordance to the legal requirements of the Dutch tax department (Belastingdienst). Changes This privacy statement is drafted in accordance to the current use and possibilities of this website. Possible adaptations or changes of/to the website may lead to a revision of this privacy statement. It is therefore advisable to regularly re-visit this statement. Choices in the content and usage of your personal data Netwerk Democratie offers all visitors and business contacts the opportunity to review, revise, edit or remove their personal information. You have the right to object to the processing of your data. You have the right to transfer the data to another party. You have the right to revoke your permission to use your personal data.

If you have any complaints in regard to how we use your personal data, you can contact the Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens (Authority Personal Data, Please note that providing some personal information may be a requirement in the delivery of a service.

Turning off cookies Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies, but you may adjust your browser settings to refuse all storage of cookies or to provide a notification when a cookie is stored. Turning off cookies in your browser may, however, result in certain functions and services on the website not functioning properly.

Questions and feedback Netwerk Democratie regularly checks back to see if we are compliant to this privacy policy. If you have any questions regarding this policy, you may contact us:

Netwerk Democratie, Oranje-Vrijstaatkade 71, 1093 KS Amsterdam, E-mailadres: This statement was last edited on 24-5-2018.