Data Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy while processing your personal data is an important issue for us. When you visit our website, the web server will temporarily save the domain name or IP address of the requesting computer, the access date, files requested by the client (file name and URL), the HTTP reply code and the website from which you are accessing us, as well as the amount of bytes transferred during the connection. This is done for security reasons.


This website uses etracker technology ( to collect visitor behavior data. This data is collected anonymously to be used for marketing and optimization purposes. All visitor data is saved using an anonymous user ID and can be aggregated to a usage profile. Cookies may be used to collect and save this data, but the data remains strictly anonymous. Cookies are small bits of text to be stored in the internet browser of the visitor. They enable reidentification of the individual browser.


The data will not be used to identify a visitor personally and are not aggregated with any personal data. The collection and storage of data may be refused at any time with respect to subsequent services.


Personal information such as names, addresses, phone numbers or email addresses are not recorded, unless they are voluntarily provided by you. Postal and email addresses provided for the purpose of correspondence will be used solely for this purpose.


The login and registration matrices for the community require the input of personal data. You will log in using the login matrix on your Alumniportal Deutschland account. The data protection disclaimer of the Alumniportal Deutschland therefore applies. When accessing further web applications requiring additional input of personal information, the data protection disclaimer tailored to the corresponding application also applies.


This website contains links to other websites. Please refer to the data protection disclaimer of the external website. GIZ does not take responsibility for the content available on external websites or for their data protection policy and handling.