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Privacy Statement for histocon.de

Pursuant to Articles 13 and 14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation / GDPR)

A. Contact data and Controller

1. Name and address of the Controller

The Controller in the sense of the GDPR, national data protection laws of the EU Member States and other data protection regulations is the:

Federal Agency for Civic Education (Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung / bpb)
Adenauerallee 86, 53115 Bonn, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0)228 99515-0
E-mail: info@bpb.de
DE-mail: de-mail-poststelle@bpb-bund.de-mail.de
Website: www.bpb.de

2. Name and address of the data protection officer

The Controller’s data protection officer is:

Mr Rhaban Schulze Horn
Adenauerallee 131a
53113 Bonn
Tel.: +49 (0)228 99515-0
E-mail: datenschutz@bpb.de

B. General information on data processing

1. Scope of processing of personal data

We only collect and use personal data of users to the extent required to ensure that our website works as intended and to provide content and services. Personal data of users are only collected and used with their consent. Exceptions are only admissible if and when it is impossible to obtain their prior consent for tangible reasons and the use of their data is permitted by law in the cases concerned.

2. Legal basis for processing personal data

To the extent that we obtain the consent of affected individuals for processing their personal data, the legal basis for doing so is point (a) of Article 6 (1) of the GDPR. The legal basis for processing personal data when this is required for performance of a contract to which the affected person is party (e.g. an order placed in the bpb shop) is point (b) of Article 6 (1) of the GDPR. This also applies to data processing which is required for implementing precontractual measures. When personal data must be processed for compliance with a legal obligation to which our agency is subject as the Controller, the legal basis for doing so is point (c) of Article 6 (1) of the GDPR. To the extent that this processing is necessary in order to perform our tasks in the pu