DATA PROTECTION

DATA PROTECTION

Data protection

The use of our site is possible without an indication of personal data. Different regulations may apply to the use of individual services on our site, which will be explained separately in this case below. Your personal data (for example, name, address, e-mail, telephone number, etc.) will only be processed by us in accordance with the provisions of German data protection law. Data is personal if it can be clearly assigned to a specific natural person. The legal basis of data protection can be found in the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the Telemedia Act (TMG). The following regulations inform you in this respect about the type, scope and purpose of the collection, use and processing of personal data by the provider

GABS- German African Business Services

Mercedessstr. 8, 72108 Rottenburg

Tel: + 49 7457 69 89 78 0

Email: info@gabs-germany.com

Websites: www.gabs-germany.com / www.afrikafestival-gabsgermany.net /www. Gaiexpo-gabsgermany.net

We point out that the internet-based data transmission has security gaps, a complete protection against access by third parties is thus impossible.

Cookies

We use on our site so-called cookies to recognize multiple uses of our offer, by the same user / Internet access holder. Cookies are small text files that your Internet browser stores and saves on your computer. They serve to optimize our website and our offers. These are mostly so-called “session cookies”, which are deleted after the end of your visit.

However, these cookies sometimes provide information to automatically recognize you. This recognition is based on the IP address stored in the cookies. The information obtained in this way serves to optimize our offers and to facilitate your access to our site.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser accordingly; however, we point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of our website.

Server data

For technical reasons, u.a. The following data, which your Internet browser transmits to us or to our web space provider, is recorded (so-called server log files):

 

– Browser type and version

– used operating system

– Website from which you visit us (Referrer URL)

– Website you visit

– Date and time of your access

– Your Internet Protocol (IP) address.

These anonymous data are stored separately from any personal information that you may provide and so do not allow any conclusions to be drawn about a particular person. They are evaluated for statistical purposes in order to optimize our website and our offers.

Registration function

We offer you the opportunity to register on our site. The data entered in the course of this registration, which can be seen from the entry form of the registration form are collected and stored solely for the use of our offer. By registering on our site, we will also store your IP address and the date and time of your registration. This is in the event that a third party abuses your data and registers with this data without your knowledge on our side, as a hedge on our part. A passing on to third does not take place. A comparison of the data collected with data, which may be collected by other components of our site, is also not.

Newsletter

We offer you on our site the opportunity to subscribe to our newsletter. With this newsletter we inform about our offers in regular intervals. To receive our newsletter you need a valid e-mail address. We will check the e-mail address you entered to verify that you are the owner of the specified e-mail address or whose owner is authorized to receive the newsletter. By registering for our newsletter, we will save your IP address and the date and time of your registration. This is in the event that a third party abuses your e-mail address and subscribes to our newsletter without your knowledge, as a hedge on our part. Further data will not be collected on our part. The data collected in this way will be used exclusively to obtain our newsletter. A passing on to third does not take place. An adjustment.

The data collected in this way, with data that may be collected by other components of our site, will also not be provided. You can cancel the subscription to this newsletter at any time. Details can be found in the confirmation e-mail as well as in each individual newsletter.

 

Contacts

On our site, we offer you the opportunity to contact us by e-mail and / or via a contact form. In this case, the information provided by the user will be stored for the purpose of processing his contact. A passing on to third does not take place. A comparison of the data collected with data, which may be collected by other components of our site, is also not.

 

Comment

We offer you the opportunity to leave comments on the individual contributions on our site. This saves the IP address of the author / subscriber. This storage takes place for our security in the event that the author intervenes by his comment here in rights of third parties and / or illegal content is sold. Thus, there is a self-interest on our part of the stored data of the author, especially since we may be prosecuted for such violations. A passing on to third does not take place. A comparison of the data collected with data, which may be collected by other components of our site, is also not.

 

Use of Google Analytics with anonymization function

We use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereafter “Google”. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and thus allow an analysis of the use of the website by you.

The information generated by these cookies, such as the time, location and frequency of your website visit, including your IP address, is transmitted to Google in the United States and stored there.

We use Google Analytics on our website with an IP anonymization feature. In this case, your IP address will already be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area and thus anonymised.

Google will use this information to evaluate your use of our site, to compile reports on website activity for us, and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if required by law or as far as third parties process this data on behalf of Google.

Google does not claim to link your IP address to other data provided by Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we point out that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of our website.

Google also offers a deactivation option for the most popular browsers, giving you more control over what data Google collects and processes. If you enable this option, website visit information will not be sent to Google Analytics. Activation does not prevent information from being transmitted to us or any other web analytics services we may use. To learn more about the Google opt-out option and to enable this option, please visit the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

Use of Google + recommendation components

We use on our site the “+1” button of the supplier Google+ of the company Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereafter “Google”.

Each time you visit our website, which is equipped with such a “+1” component, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the component from Google. Through this process, Google is informed about which specific page of our website is currently being visited.

According to Google, your visit will not be further evaluated in the event that you are not logged in to your Google Account.

When you visit our page and you’re logged in to Google, when you confirm the “+1” button, Google can collect information about your Google Account, the website you recommend, your IP address, and other browser-related information.

So your “+1” recommendation can be saved and made public. Your Google “+1” recommendation can be used as a reference along with your account name and, if applicable, your photo stored on Google in Google services, such as in search results or in your Google Account or elsewhere, such as Google.com. on websites and ads on the Internet, are displayed. In addition, Google may link your visit to our site to your data stored on Google. Google also records this information to further improve Google’s services.

If you want to prevent the aforementioned collection by Google in the best possible way, you must log out of your Google Account before visiting our website.

Google’s Privacy Notice about the “+1” button, along with all other information about Google’s collection, disclosure and use of data, related rights and profile setting options can be found here: https://developers.google.com/+ / web / buttons-policy

Use Google Maps with referral components

On our site we use the component “Google Maps” in combination with the so-called “share function”. “Google Maps” is a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, hereafter “Google.”

Each time this component is called, Google sets a cookie to process user settings and data when viewing the page that has the Google Maps component integrated. This cookie is usually not deleted by closing the browser, but expires after a certain time, unless it is manually deleted by you.

If you disagree with the processing of your data, you may disable the “Google Maps” service and prevent the transmission of data to Google. To do this, you must disable the Java Script feature in your browser. Please be aware that in this case you will not be able to use “Google Maps”, or only to a limited extent.

Use of “Google Maps” and information obtained through “Google Maps” is subject to the Google Terms of Use

http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/terms/regional.html as well as the additional terms and conditions for “Google Maps” https://www.google.com/intl/de_de/help/terms_maps.html

The Google Maps feature also includes the following recommendation buttons:

“Google + Button” from Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA;

“Facebook Button” from facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA;

“Twitter Button” by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA.

By calling up the “Google Maps” page, these “recommendation components” cause the browser you are using to display the component of the respective one:

Provider downloads. This informs the respective provider named above which specific page of our website you are currently visiting.

If you are logged in to the aforementioned providers at the time you access the “Google Maps” page in your personal account, they may collect the information you have obtained about the website you have recommended as well as your IP address and other browser-related information link each account.

If you want to prevent this transmission and storage of data about you and your behavior on our website by the respective provider, you must log out of these providers before you visit our site.

You can find out more about the data collection of the respective providers via the following links:

Privacy Policy Twitter: https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=en

Privacy Policy facebook: https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy

Privacy Policy Google+: https://developers.google.com/+/web/buttons-polic

Use of Google Maps

We use the “Google Maps” component of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA, “Google”, on our site.

Each time Google Maps is called, Google sets a cookie to process user settings and data when viewing the page that has the Google Maps component integrated. This cookie is usually not deleted by closing the browser, but expires after a certain time, unless it is manually deleted by you.

If you disagree with the processing of your data, you may disable the “Google Maps” service and prevent the transmission of data to Google. To do this, you must disable the Java Script feature in your browser. Please be aware that in this case you will not be able to use the “Google Maps” or only to a limited extent.

Use of “Google Maps” and information obtained through “Google Maps” is subject to the Google Terms of Use:

http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/terms/regional.html as well as the additional terms and conditions for “Google Maps”

https://www.google.com/intl/de_de/help/terms_maps.html.

Use of facebook components

We use components of the provider facebook.com on our site. Facebook is a service of facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.

Each time you visit our website, which has such a component, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the component from facebook. Through this process, facebook is informed about which specific page of our website is being visited by you.

If you visit our page and you are logged in to facebook, facebook recognizes through the information collected by the component which specific page you are visiting and assigns this information to your personal account on facebook. Click e.g. the “Like” button or make comments, this information will be transmitted to your personal account on facebook and stored there. In addition, the information that you have visited our site will be forwarded to facebook. This happens regardless of whether you click the component or not.

If you want to prevent this transmission and storage of data about you and your behavior on our website through facebook, you must log out of facebook and before you visit our site. The data protection information provided by facebook provides more detailed information, in particular on the collection and use of data by facebook, about your rights in this regard as well as the setting options for protecting your privacy: https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy/

An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found at https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/

Use of Twitter Referral Components

We use components of the Twitter provider on our site. Twitter is a service of Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, United States.

 

Each time you visit our website, which has such a component, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the component of Twitter. Through this process, Twitter is informed about which specific page of our website is currently being visited.

We have no control over the information that Twitter collects here, nor about the amount of data collected by Twitter. To the best of our knowledge, Twitter collects the URL of the respective website accessed and the user’s IP address, but is not used for purposes other than the presentation of the Twitter component. Further information can be found in the privacy policy of Twitter at http://twitter.com/privacy.

You can change your privacy settings in the Account Settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.

Use of YouTube components with advanced privacy mode

On our website, we use components (videos) from the company YouTube, LLC 901 Cherry Ave., 94066 San Bruno, CA, a company of Google Inc., Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Here we use the option provided by YouTube “- extended privacy mode -“.

When you visit a page that has an embedded video, it will connect to the YouTube servers and display the content by notifying your browser on the website.

According to information provided by YouTube, in “- enhanced privacy mode -” only data is transmitted to the YouTube server, in particular which of our web pages you have visited when watching the video. If you are logged in to YouTube at the same time, this information will be associated with your Membership Account on YouTube. You can prevent this by logging out of your member account before visiting our website.

Additional information about YouTube’s privacy is provided by Google at the following link:

https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/

Use of Vimeo components

We use components of the supplier Vimeo on our site. Vimeo is a service of Vimeo LCC, 555 West 18th Street, NY, New York 10011, USA. Each time you visit our website that has such a component, this component causes the browser you are using to download a corresponding representation of the component from Vimeo. When you visit our site and you are logged in to Vimeo, Vimeo recognizes through the information collected by the component which specific site you are visiting and assigns this information to your personal account with Vimeo. Click e.g. If you click on the “Play” button or leave a comment, this information will be transmitted to your personal account at Vimeo and stored there. In addition, the information that you have visited our site is passed on to Vimeo. This happens regardless of whether you click on the component / leave comments or not.

If you wish to stop this transmission and storage of data about you and your behavior on our website through Vimeo, you must log out of Vimeo before you visit our site. The privacy notices of Vimeo provide more detailed information, in particular for the collection and use of data by Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/privacy

 

Instagram plugin

Features of the service provider Instagram may be associated with our website. These features are provided by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA

If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can link the content of our website to your Instagram profile by clicking the Instagram button. In this way, Instagram can allocate your visit to our website to your user account. Please note that we as the service provider of the website obtain no knowledge about the content of the transferred data or the use of such data by Instagram

You can find further information about this in Instagram’s Data Protection Policy:  https://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/” https://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/

 

YouTube

Our websites may use plugins from YouTube, a website operated by Google. The operator of the websites is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

If you visit one of our websites that is equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection is made to the YouTube servers. This provides the YouTube server with details regarding which of our websites you have visited.

If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to allocate your browsing habits directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

YouTube is used in the interests of the effective presentation of our online services. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

You can find further information about handing user data in YouTube’s Data Protection Policy.

 

INFORMATION / DISCLAIMER / DELETE

On the basis of the Federal Data Protection Act, you can contact us free of charge with questions regarding the collection, processing or use of your personal data and their correction, blocking, deletion or revocation of a given consent. We point out that you have a right to correction of false data or deletion of personal data, should this claim no statutory storage requirement preclude.

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