Privacy & Cookies Policy
RURALITIES is a cross-national 5-year long Coordination and Support Action (01/10/2022- 30/09/2027), supported by the European Union within the framework of the Horizon Europe programme.
The project delivers an ecosystem-enhancing and climate action driven expertise and learning framework organised in hubs e.g., the ‘RURALITIES’, comprising a series of innovative methodologies with the learner at its core, supported by a comprehensive network of living labs, and a blockchain-based digital platform combining the Internet and wireless technologies, to assist engage, connect and empower actors.
Within the framework of RURALITIES project, accessible from https://www.ruralities-project.eu/ , one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy and Cookies Policy document contains types of information that is collected and recorded by RURALITIES project and how we use it. If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy and Cookies Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.
The partners of the RURALITIES consortium, listed below, process certain types of personal data for the purposes of the project. Each partner is responsible for the personal data they collect and process during their activities under the framework of the project:
Participant organisation name
PEDAL Consulting s.r.o.
Asociatia Rural Development Research Platform
Center For Technology Research and Innovatio Ltd
Asociacion De Investigacion De Industrias Carnicas Del Principado De Asturias
Universidad Politecnica De Madrid
Institut Za Razvoj I Inovacije – Iri
Particula Group Drustvo S Ogranicenom Odgovornosc u Za Istrazivanje Razvoj I Proizvodnju
Sveuciliste U Zagrebu Agronomski Fakultet
African Centre For Technology Studies
Centro De Investigacao E Transferencia De Tecnologia Para Desenvolvime nto Comunitario
European Society For Quality And Patient Safety In General Practice/family Medicine
Mugla Sitki Kocman University
Marin Biyoteknoloji Urunleri Ve GidaSanayi Ticaret Limited Sirketi
Université Libre de Bruxelles
Inagro, Provinciaal Extern Verzelfstandigd Agentschap In Privaatrechteli jke Vorm Vzw
Arab Academy For Science, Technology And Maritime Transport
Regionalna razvojna agencija Posavje
Yxs Avalana S.r.l.
Universitatea Pentru Stiintele Vietii “Ion Ionescu De La Brad”
Asociatia Grupul De Actiune Locala Siret-Moldova
Sokoine University of Agriculture
Université de Nouakchott Al Aasriya
Institut Facultaire Des Sciencesagronomiques (Ifa) De Yangambi
Alternative Communautaire Pour Le Developpement Durable
Almanar Voluntary Organization
Communication Pour Un Developpement Durable C.D.D.
Youths in Technology and Development Uganda Limited
Fundacion Ctic Centro Tecnologico Para El Desarrollo En Asturias De Las Tecnologias De La Informacion
Fondazione Homo Viator – San Teobaldo
Montefeltro Sviluppo Società Consortile a Responsabilità Limitata
La Corte Della Miniera S.r.l.
Desarrollo De Estrategias Exteriores SA
Asociacion Red Asturiana De Desarrollo Rural
Montagna Vicentina Societa Cooperativa
Maroc Horizon D’ Aventures
University of Malawi
Magyar Agrar- Es Elettudomanyi Egyetem
Ecole Nationale d’Ingénieurs de Carthage
University Assane Seck of Ziguinchor
Confederation Paysanne Du Faso
University of Rwanda
Zambia Land Alliance
Evrosad Proizvodnja Trgovina Evetovanje D.O.O.
Turisticno Drustvo Senovo
Instituto D’ Istruzione Superiore a. Cecchi
The Highlands And Islands Transport Partnership
Aspire-igen Group Limited
Conservation Education And Research Trust
For further information, we can be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org
We collect personal data both directly and indirectly:
Directly. We obtain personal data directly from individuals in a variety of ways, including but not limited to the following cases:
Indirectly. We obtain personal data indirectly about individuals from a variety of sources, including:
We only collect the data that are necessary for the smooth implementation of our project. These data fall into the following categories:
We process personal data on the following legal bases:
Legal obligations – for processing activities required for compliance both with applicable national and European legislation as well as with the specific legal and regulatory framework of the Horizon Europe Framework Programme for Research and Innovation of the European Union.
Consent – for processing activities such as organization of surveys and interviews, completing of questionnaires and dissemination of project’s results.
Contractual obligations – for processing activities such as reporting to the European Commission and complying with project’s publicity obligations.
We process your personal data with the purpose of:
We continuously apply a personal data risk assessment process to identify, analyze, and evaluate the security risks that may threat your personal data. Based on the results of this risk assessment, we define and apply a set of both technical and organizational measures to mitigate the above security risks, including but not limited to:
We may occasionally share personal data with trusted third parties to help us deliver efficient and quality services. When we do so, we ensure that recipients are contractually bound to safeguard the data we entrust to them before we share the data. We may engage with several or all the following categories of recipients:
We do not own file servers located outside the European Economic Area (EEA). However, some partners may use cloud and / or marketing services from reputable providers such as SharePoint, DropBox, MailChimp, Google, etc., situated both inside and outside the EEA. We always check that such providers comply with the relevant GDPR requirements before start using their services.
RURALITIES project follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analysing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.
Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity. RURALITIES project does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
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We use tools like Google Analytics to better understand how visitors interact with our website. This provides us with important information to enable the site to work better. The information collected is not linked to your personal data. For more information on the cookies set by Google Analytics, please visit: http://code.google.com/apis/analytics/docs/concepts/gaConceptsCookies.html
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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon Europe research and innovation program under grant agreement no 101060876.