The Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth takes the protection of per-sonal data very seriously. We want you to know when we collect certain data and how we use it. We have taken technical and organisational measures to ensure that both our own regulations relating to data protection and those regulations of external service providers are complied with.
Personal data refers to personal or material information of an identified or identifiable natural person. This includes information such as your name, address, postal address and telephone number. Information that is not associated with your identity (such as the number of users of the website) is not covered by this term. You can use our website without revealing your identity.
Online registration for the event
When you register for an event, we will ask you for your name and other personal information. The data is stored on exceptionally secure servers located in Germany. Access is restricted to authorised persons who are involved with the technical, commercial and editorial support of the servers. The data will be used solely for your participation in the event. We will not pass such data on to third parties without your explicit consent.
Storage by using the website services
When accessing this website, data which could possibly allow identification (e.g. IP address, date, time and pages viewed) are stored on our servers for a short time for security purposes. The IP address is then made anonymous. It is not used to identify the user and no personal or fictitious user profiles are created. The statistical analysis of anonymous data remains reserved.
When you visit the website, so-called temporary cookies are created. These session cookies allow these applications to function properly. They do not contain any personal data and expire after the session. Most browsers are set up in such a way that they accept cookies automatically. However, you can deactivate the storage of cookies or set your browser to inform you as soon as cookies are sent. This website does not use technologies such as Java applets or Active-X controls that enable user behaviour to be analysed.
Protection of minors
Children and people under 18 years of age should not submit any personal data to us without the consent of their parents or guardians. We do not request personal details from children, do not collect them and do not pass them on to third parties.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites. We cannot guarantee that the operators of these sites adhere to the data protection regulations.
Exclusion of liability
Liability as regards own contents
The online offer has been created with great care and the contents of which are examined. However, no liability can be accepted for the completeness of the offer, for errors relating to the contents, for errors of a technical nature or for the up-to-dateness of the website. If the contents posted on this site contain laws and regulations, official notices and recommendations as well as all other information, then, in the event of discrepancies, the current official version shall apply exclusively as it is published on the website or platform of the body responsible. Any legal information, recommendations or information are not binding; no legal advice is given.
No liability is accepted for any damage arising from the use of the information offered. Nor can any liability be accepted for damage caused by computer viruses or malware as a consequence of accessing or downloading data from the website or by installing or using software. The Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth reserves the right to add, correct or remove content without prior notice.
Liability for the content of other providers
Hyperlinks to external websites are solely for the purpose of information.
This website includes links to other external websites; the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth has no influence on the contents of external websites.
At the time the link was set up, the websites in question were checked for possible statutory infringements or obvious errors in their contents. None were to be found at the time the link was set up. The contents of these websites can be changed at any time without the knowledge of the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth editorial board. That is why the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth can take no responsibility for external content.
Continuous monitoring of the linked pages is not feasible.
The Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth is not liable for the content of other websites. The operator of the website in question is solely responsible for such Content.
The copyright on texts, graphics and images in particular is, unless otherwise stated, owned by the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth. Third-party content is identified as such. Any reproduction, modification, distribution or use of graphics, photos, sound files, video sequences and texts is not permitted without the written permission of the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth. With regard to third-party content, this requires the written consent of the author, photographer or creator in each case.
Error messages/reports of violations of the law
The Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth editors would welcome feedback on whether the web page refers to content that gives cause for complaint or is even illegal. Please notify us at the address below if there has been an infringement of copyright. The same applies in the event that our own content is not accurate, current, complete, and understandable. Upon becoming aware of any infringement, we will promptly remove any such contents.