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Data protection

We look forward to welcoming you to our website. Since personal data is a very valuable asset and we want to guarantee you safe processing, we would like to inform you about the collection of your personal data on our website.

Processing takes place when you use our website or when you send us a message. We treat your data confidentially and will only process it for the purpose for which you have provided us with your data and which we inform you about in our data protection declaration. The processing takes place within the framework of the statutory data protection regulations, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).

We use technical and organizational measures to protect your data from manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. These measures are checked and adjusted at regular intervals.

A security feature of our website is the HTTPS connection (SSL or TSL encryption), which guarantees encrypted transmission to our server.

Unfortunately, not all transmission routes on the Internet are secure. We would therefore like to point out that we cannot guarantee secure protection of your personal data if you contact us by email.

Our website also contains references to other websites (links). If you follow such a link, you will leave our website and visit a new website, the content of which we have no influence on. In particular, when you enter the new website, the data protection provisions of the website you have accessed apply. Please familiarize yourself with the data protection provisions applicable there.

Name and contact details of the person responsible

Kurt Landauer Foundation eV
Ganghoferstrasse 41

80339 Munich


Data collection and logging

The following data is transmitted to us when you visit our website:

Date and time of the request

Name of the requested page

Page from which the sub-page was requested

Access status (page transferred, page not found, etc.)

used web browser and operating system used

full IP address of the requesting computer or host name

amount of data transferred


The transmission of this data is necessary for technical reasons in order to display our website to you and to guarantee the stability and security of the website. The legal basis for this is Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR. The data will be stored for as long as is necessary to achieve the purpose.

The personal data that is recorded on our website is stored on the servers of our external host. Our host only processes your data to the extent that this is necessary to fulfill its performance obligations and that we comply with our instructions.


You have the option of contacting us via our email address or via our contact form on the website. We process the data you provide for this in order to process and process your contact request.

The legal basis for processing your data when you contact us is our legitimate interest in answering your request in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit.f GDPR. If your request aims to conclude a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Article 6 (1) (b) GDPR. Your data will be deleted after your request has been processed, provided that there are no statutory retention requirements.


Use of cookies

We use cookies to display and optimize our website. Cookies are text files that are received by your Internet browser and stored on your computer.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all the functions of our website to their full extent.

A distinction must be made between so-called session cookies and analysis or tracking cookies:

Necessary session cookies are essential for the operation of the website, as otherwise the functionality of the website may be restricted or parts of the website may not function.

Analysis or tracking cookies are used to analyze user behavior on the website in order to obtain information about visitor numbers and to improve the website.


Google Maps

We use Google Maps (API) from Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland (“Google”) to display directions. Google Maps is a web service for displaying interactive (land) maps in order to visually display geographic information.


If you have consented to the use of Google Maps via the Consent Tool, information about the use of our website (such as the IP address) is sent to the server when you visit pages that contain the Google Maps map transmitted by Google in the USA and stored there. If you are logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account. Google saves your data (even for users who are not logged in) as usage profiles and evaluates them.

The use of Google Maps on our website is based on your consent in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 lit. GDPR.

The Google Terms of Use can be found at can be viewed.

The additional terms of use for Google Maps can be viewed at

Detailed information on data protection in connection with the use of Google Maps can be found on the Google website ("Google Privacy Policy"):


Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, 4 Barrow St, Dublin, D04 E5W5, Ireland (“Google”) to analyze our website. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and that enable an analysis of the use of the website. The information collected by cookies about the use of the website (e.g. your e-mail address) is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

We have added the code “anonymizeIP” to Google Analytics on our website. This guarantees that your IP address is masked so that all data is collected anonymously. You can find more information on IP anonymization at

Google uses the information collected to evaluate your use of our website on our behalf, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

The data processing takes place on the basis of your consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; we would like to point out, however, that in this case not all functions of this website can be used to their full extent.

You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookies and relating to your use of the website and from processing this data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http: // tools / dlpage / gaoptout? hl = de.

Further information on data protection in connection with Google Analytics can be found at Google Analytics Help at de.

Link to our social media presence

The links to Facebook and Instagram included on our website are not integrated via a so-called plugin. When you visit our website, no direct connection is established with the servers of these social media pages. The integrated graphics only contain an HTTP link to our presence on the corresponding social media pages.


Rights of the persons affected

You can request a confirmation as to whether personal data relating to you is being processed. If such processing is available, you can receive information according to Art. 15 GDPR about the purpose, the categories of data, the origin of the data, recipients of the data and the duration of the storage.

In addition, you have the right to correct incorrect data according to Art. 16 GDPR, deletion of your personal data according to Art. 17 GDPR or restriction of processing according to Art. 18 GDPR.

Consent can be revoked at any time by contacting us in accordance with Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR. The lawfulness of the processing that has already taken place remains unaffected.

Furthermore, there may be a right to data portability for certain content made available in accordance with Art. 20 GDPR.

If your personal data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests in accordance with Article 6 (1) (f) GDPR, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in accordance with Article 21 GDPR.

To exercise your rights, please contact our data protection officer. This is listed at the end of the data protection declaration.

You also have the right, in accordance with Art. 77 GDPR, to complain to the competent data protection supervisory authority if you are of the opinion that your personal data is not being processed lawfully.

The address of the data protection supervisory authority responsible for us is:

Bavarian State Office for Data Protection Supervision (BayLDA)
Promenade 27
91522 Ansbach

Change of data protection declaration

We reserve the right to change the data protection declaration in order to adapt it to changed legal situations or to changes in the service and data processing.

Contact details of our data protection officer

We are happy to answer any questions you may have about the collection, processing, storage and deletion of your personal data. you can contact us at

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