SKeyes Center for Media and Cultural Freedom - Samir Kassir Foundation

Privacy Policy

The Samir Kassir Foundation’s SKeyes Center for Media and Cultural Freedom respects your privacy. All personal data you provide is handled with the utmost care, remains strictly confidential and will not be passed on to third parties. We process these data in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Personal data

This privacy policy applies to the processing of personal data provided by participants in our activities, volunteers, members, consultants, working team, and all people who email and contact the Foundation. It also applies to data acquired from visits to and use of our websites.

By personal data we mean all information about an identifiable natural person. This means information that is directly about a person or can be traced back to this person.

Purposes of data processing

During your visit to this website, the Samir Kassir Foundation may collect personal data about you. For example, when you request information, ask a question, react on our website or establish contact with us in any way, including but not limited to contacting us or sharing our content via social media. We may also collect information that you have shared with us via social media, if you Like us, share posts, participate in a promotional activity or contact us.

The Samir Kassir Foundation shall only use these data to contact you and to inform you about our positions and projects, and to register web statistics.

Every person who contacts us or interacts with our website applicant has the right to inspect the processing of his personal data. Requests in this area should be addressed to info@skeyesmedia.org. In response to such a request, an applicant may ask that his data be corrected, supplemented, or removed.

We shall never pass on your personal data to third parties. The only two exceptions to this are:

  • if we explicitly request your consent prior to the provision to third parties; or
  • if we are legally required to do so, and only after we have done our utmost to avoid provision on the basis of a legal obligation.

Our website used a reliable SSL Certificate to guarantee that your personal data do not fall into the wrong hands. We take every measure that can be reasonably expected to arrange security in the best way possible.

Social media

We have buttons for the social networks Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram on our website, so it is easy for you to share information about the Samir Kassir Foundation. These buttons use a cookie, which remembers that you are logged in so that you do not have to log in every time you want to share something on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.

To see what the social media platforms do with your personal data, you may inspect the privacy statements of Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Other websites

Links to other websites do not fall under the responsibility of the Samir Kassir Foundation.

Users’ rights

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) your rights include the right to access personal data we have collected on you and in certain cases to modify them or have them removed. To exercise your rights, you may send a request via e-mail.

Changes to the privacy statement

We reserve the right to revise this privacy policy.