Data protection notice
Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (HSFK/PRIF)
Baseler Straße 27-31
D-60329 Frankfurt am Main
Data protection explained
This following section gives a short and comprehensible overview about how we collect and process data. See the next section on this page for the full Data Protection Notice.
What we collect
- Domain name or IP address of your device, the filename and URL you requested, the http response code and the website that might have referred you to our site.
How we collect data
What we use the data for
- Technical administration and hosting
- Anonymous traffic analysis via Matomo.
Furthermore we use the data
- Only within the legal frameworks
- For abuse detection and bug fixing
- For possible requests by state authorities.
How long we keep it
We process and store the data only for the purposes given above, and only for the period necessary to achieve these purposes. In case of a longer storage period prescribed by law, we are obliged to store some data for this longer period.
By means of this data protection declaration, we would like to inform the general public of the nature, scope, and purpose of the personal data we collect, use and process.
The following paragraphs describe which data is collected by using this website, and how it is used
1. Collection and usage of data
Every access of our website and the files stored there is being logged in the server log files. The purpose of this collection is the correct delivery of the content of our website (according to Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f DSGVO), and for internal statistics. This information will be stored no longer than six months.
The logged information, in detail:
- The name of the downloaded file,
- date and time of access,
- the amount of data transferred,
- the HTTP standard response code,
- your browser type,
- the Referrer URL,
- the current IP address of your device.
This website also uses so-called cookies. Cookies are text files from our server that are stored on your computer via an Internet browser. A cookie from our server contains information about your usage of our site (date and site) and can only be used by our server. It also includes your IP address, but no other personal information like your name. You can decide if you want to allow cookies, via your browser settings. The following options should be available:
- allow and store all cookies,
- allow all cookies, but delete them after the session
2. Transfer of Personal Data
There will be no transfer of personal data to third parties.
4. Data Protection Officer
PRIF has named an external Data Protection officer to ensure your rights as users of our site and compliance with Date Protection legislation.
gds – Gesellschaft für Datenschutz Mittelhessen mbH
Auf der Appeling 8
06421 / 804 1310
Feel free to contact our Data Protection Officer in case you need more information that this Data Protection Notice did not offer, or if you need additional information regarding data protection at PRIF.
5. Your Rights
These are the specific rights you have
- Right of confirmation/access
- Right to erasure
- Right to be forgotten
- Right to data portability
- Right to object
- Right to rectification
- Right to object
The contact info of our supervisory authority:
Der Hessische Beauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit
PRIF maintains current technical measures to guarantee for data security, in particular to protect your personal information against risks during data transfers, as well as knowledge acquisition by third parties. Communication via email, however, does not provide full information security, so we advise you to correspond by mail.
We reserve the right to modify this data protection notice at any time. Should any such modification change the purpose of the storage and use of data, we will ensure proper documentation and compliance with current data protection legislation.