The Buchenwald and Mittelbau-Dora Memorials Foundation takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and respects your private sphere. This is why we pursue all of our internet activities exclusively subject to the respectively applicable data protection regulations.
Stiftung Gedenkstätten Buchenwald und Mittelbau-Dora
Phone: +49 (0)3643-430-0
The Buchenwald and Mittelbau-Dora Memorials Foundation is legally represented by its acting director, Dr. Philipp Neumann-Thein.
1. Name and contact data of the controller and the company data protection officer
This data privacy information applies to the data processing by the controller:
Buchenwald and Mittelbau-Dora Memorials Foundation, 99427 Weimar-Buchenwald
The company data protection officer can be reached at this address or directly at the following e-mail address:datenschutz(at)buchenwald(dot)de.
2. Collection and storage of personal data as well as the type and purpose of its use
2.1. When you access our website
When you access our websiteswww.buchenwald.deorwww.dora.deor any other URLs associated with this domain (hereinafter: the website), the browser used on your terminal automatically sends information to our website's server. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. Without any action on your part, information is collected and stored until it is automatically deleted:
The above data is processed by us for the following purposes:
The legal basis for the data processing is Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest is based on the purposes of the data collection listed above. Under no circumstances will we use the collected data for the purpose of drawing any conclusions about your person.
The cookie stores information that arises in connection with the specifically used device. This does not mean, however, that we receive direct knowledge of your identity.
In addition, to optimize the user-friendliness of our website, we also use temporary cookies. These are stored for a specifically determined time on your device. If you visit our website again to use our services, it is automatically recognized that you were here before, and which entries and settings you made so that you do not have to make them again.
The data processed by cookies are necessary for the stated purposes to protect our legitimate interests and those of third parties for the technically flawless and optimized provision of services in accordance with Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. f GDPR.
Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can, however, configure your browser in such a way that no cookies are stored on your computer or that you always receive a notice before a new cookie is stored. The complete deactivation of cookies can, however, mean that you will not be able to use all of the functions of our website.
2.1.2. Analysis/tracking tools
Our website uses the open-source software Matomo (formerly Piwik). Matomo is a web analysis tool for the statistical evaluation of the use of the website. For the analysis, the usage information (including the abbreviated IP address) generated by a Matomo cookie (see subsection 2.1.1. for the definition of "cookie") is transferred to our server, where it is summarized and stored in pseudonymized usage profiles for usage analysis purposes. The information is used to evaluate the use of our website and to allow a user-friendly design of our website. The information will not be passed on to third parties.
Under no circumstances is the IP address connected with any other data concerning the user. The IP addresses are anonymized so that identification is not possible (IP masking).
Your visit to this website is recorded by the Matomo web analysis tool. Go tohttps://matomo.org/docs/privacy/) to stop the recording of your visit.
This measure is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. f GDPR. With the tracking measures used, we want to ensure the user-friendly design and continuous optimization of our website. We also use tracking measures to analyze the use of our website statistically and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimization. These interests can be regarded as legitimate within the meaning of the aforementioned regulation.
Our website uses plug-ins.
188.8.131.52. Google Maps
A link to our subpages in the social network Facebook is integrated in our website.
Facebook is operated by Facebook, Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. If a data subject lives outside of the USA or Canada, Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland is responsible for the processing of personal data.
The data privacy regulations published by Facebook, which can be accessed athttps://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/, provide information about the collection, processing and usage of personal data by Facebook. They also explain which setting options Facebook offers to protect the private sphere of the data subject. In addition, various applications are available to allow the suppression of the data transfer to Facebook.
A link to our YouTube channel is integrated on our website. YouTube is an internet video portal that allows video publishers to post video clips free of charge and other users to view them, also free of charge.
YouTube is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. YouTube, LLC is a subsidiary of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351, USA.
2.2. Using our contact form or contacting us by e-mail
If you have questions of any kind, you can contact us using the form supplied on the website or contact the controller directly by e-mail. For this purpose, you must state your first and last name, your telephone number and a valid e-mail address so that we know from whom the enquiry comes, and so that we can respond to it by either telephone or e-mail. You do not have to provide any other personal data.
The processing of data for the purpose of your contacting us or our contacting you is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. a GDPR on the basis of your voluntarily given consent. The personal data collected by us for the use of the contact form will be automatically erased after your enquiry has been dealt with.
2.3. Use of e-mail for job applications and in the application procedure
In the case of job applications, the application documents can also be sent by e-mail.
We collect and process the associated personal data of job applicants exclusively for the purpose of handling the application procedure. The data is processed in these cases in accordance with Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. a GDPR on the basis of your voluntarily given consent.
If the Buchenwald and Mittelbau-Dora Memorials Foundation concludes an employment con-tract with an applicant, the transferred data will be stored in accordance with the legal stipu-lations for the purpose of implementing the employment contract. If no employment contract is concluded with the applicant, the application documents will be automatically erased four months after the announcement of the rejection decision, provided the erasure does not affect any other legitimate interests of the controller. Another legitimate interest in this sense is, for example, the obligation to provide proof in proceedings subject to the General Equal Treatment Act (GETA).
2.4. Making an offer to conclude a contract via our website / Use of the shop
If you use our website to make an offer for the conclusion of a sales contract, we collect the following data:
The personal data is processed on the basis of a justification pursuant to Art. 6 (1), lit. b GDPR. The personal data collected by us for the purpose of handling your order is automatically erased after your enquiry has been dealt with.
3. Transfer of data
Your personal data will not be transferred to third parties for any purposes other than those set out in the following. We pass your personal data on to third parties only if:
Insofar as we use the services of third parties as processor within the meaning of the GDPR for our data processing, we shall maintain the necessary contractual relationships with such third parties within the meaning of Art. 28 GDPR.
Personal data will be transferred to third parties in countries outside of the EU (third countries) only if and to the extent that you have granted your consent, or if we have an overriding legitimate interest in doing so. If such a data transfer is made, we shall ensure contractually that the third-party processors maintain a standard of data protection corresponding to that of the European Union.
4. Rights of the data subject
You have the right
5. Right of objection
Insofar as your personal data is processed on the basis of justified interests in accordance with Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. f GDPR, you have the right, pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR, to object to the processing of your personal data if there are reasons arising from your particular situation or the objection is against direct marketing. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection that we will implement without reference to a particular situation. If you want to exercise your right of revocation or of objection, an e-mail to the following address is sufficient:datenschutz(at)buchenwald(dot)de.
6. Data security
During the website visit, we support the standard SSL (Secure Socket Layer) protocol. We also use appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or deliberate manipulation, partial or complete loss or destruction, and against unauthorized access by third parties (e.g. firewall system). Our security measures are continuously improved in accordance with technological developments.