Who we are
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When you sign the declaration, the website collects certain information to identify you as a unique signatory. This information includes:
- Your name (only first name and last initial show on website)
- Your email address (does not show on website)
- The date you signed (does not show on website)
- Your IP address (does not show on website)
- Optional information: Your organization.
- Optional information: Your country.
We will use this information to gauge support for democratic values in CEE and possible interest in similar projects.
We also use this information to identify unique signatories. All website visitors can see first names with last initials, country (if entered), and affiliation (if entered).
Website Visitors and Cookies
We do not collect any personal data from website visitors who do not sign the declaration.
The cookies we use on this site are those necessary to ensure our website is efficient, secure, and private. These include:
- Visitor preferences
- Site analytics and statistics
- Site security and performance
This site does not accept public logins or comments.
Data we share and how
In order to fulfill our mission to promote CEE democracy, we may share anonymized collective data with the National Endowment for Democracy for informational purposes. We do not share any personal data with NED.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
This site uses Google Analytics to review content and provide anonymized in metrics to our donors. To our best knowledge and efforts, we do not store personal information, including IP addresses, in Google Analytics. To opt out or find out more about what data Google Analytics stores, please see: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
How long we retain your data
Data collected as part of the petition is stored on the website indefinitely, unless registrants request to be removed by contacting us. Contact information is shown below..
What rights you have over your data
You may request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You may also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. These rights do not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
To file a request based on our rights, please see the contact section below. To verify your identity, please contact us using the same email address you used to sign the petition.
Privacy contact information.