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Legal Notice

This legal notice explains how the ACTNOW project uses the personal data we collect from you when you use our website. ACTNOW follows the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation.

What data do we collect?

 

The ACTNOW project website collects the following data: 

  • cookie data when you visit our website.

  • personally identifiable information (including name, email, and communications) when you register for events or our newsletter

 

How do we collect your data?

 

You directly provide the FutureMARES project with most of the data we collect. We collect data and process data when you: 

  • register online for our newsletter

  • voluntarily complete a survey or provide feedback via email

  • use or view our website via your browser’s cookies

 

ACTNOW may also receive your data indirectly from the ACTNOW newsletter.

 

How will we use your data? 

 

ACTNOW collects your data so that we can: 

  • understand how people use our website so that we can make it more intuitive

  • email our newsletter to you

  • send you details of meetings and events

How do we store your data?

 

ACTNOW is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Your data may be stored through Wix’s data storage, databases and the general Wix applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.

 

ACTNOW will keep newsletter-related information until the end of the project in 2027. Afterwards we will delete your data by deleting the newsletter mailing list.

 

What are your data protection rights?

 

ACTNOW would like to make sure you are aware of all of your data protection rights. 

 

Every user is entitled to the following:

 

  • The right to access – You have the right to request the FutureMARES project for copies of your personal data.

  • The right to rectification – You have the right to request that the FutureMARES project correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request the FutureMARES project to complete the information you believe is incomplete.

  • The right to erasure – You have the right to request that the FutureMARES project erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

  • The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that the FutureMARES project restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

  • The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

  • The right to data portability – You have the right to request that the FutureMARES project transfer the data that we have collected to another organisation, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

 

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please send us an email.

 

 

Or write to us:

ACTNOW Project

NIOZ - COS / Myron A. Peck
PO Box 59
1790 AB Den Burg (Texel)
The Netherlands

 

 

COOKIES

 

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information. When you visit our websites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology. For further information, visit allaboutcookies.org

 

How do we use cookies?

 

ACTNOW uses cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website, including understanding how you use our website.

 

What types of cookies do we use?

 

There are a number of different types of cookies. ACTNOW uses cookies so that we recognise you on our website and remember your previously-selected preferences. These could include what language you prefer and location you are in. A mix of first-party and third-party cookies are used.

 

How to manage cookies

 

You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

Privacy policies of other websites

 

The ACTNOW website contains links to other websites. Our privacy policy applies only to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy.

 

Changes to our privacy policy

 

ACTNOW keeps its privacy policy under regular review and places any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 28 Feb 2023.

 

How to contact us - Legal Notice

 

If you have any questions about our Legal Notice, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us.

 

Or write to us:

ACTNOW Project

NIOZ - COS / Myron A. Peck
PO Box 59
1790 AB Den Burg (Texel)
The Netherlands

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