Cookies and Privacy Policy

This website is provided by European Forest Institute (“EFI”, “us” or “we”) in the framework of the INFORMA Horizon Europe project (SCIENCE-BASED INTEGRATED FOREST MITIGATION MANAGEMENT MADE OPERATIONAL FOR EUROPE) funded by the European Union’s Horizon Europe Research and Innovation Programme.

Content

This website provides information on the INFORMA project. This website, as well as content on the website, may be modified or discontinued without notice.

The use of this website and the use of information received through this website is at your own risk.

The content of this website has been compiled with meticulous care and to the best of our knowledge. However, the information on this website is provided “As-is,” “As available,” without warranties, express or implied (including but not limited to accuracy, availability, completeness, fitness for purpose, non-infringement, or reliability). We do not assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, completeness or accuracy of the information on this website.

Third-party links

This website may contain links to the websites of third parties, and such links are provided for your convenience and interest.

We are not responsible for, nor do we necessarily approve of, the information contained on third-party websites. As the content of such websites is not under our control, we are not liable for such external content.

Copyright

All the content and photos posted on our website are not to be used for commercial use. The content can be shared with credit to the INFORMA project.

Cookies

To provide you with the best possible experience visiting this website we use cookies and similar technologies. A cookie is a small text file placed on your device to store your browsing history and preferences. This will help us provide you with a more user-friendly service when you visit this website at a later time.

Cookies collect and analyse traffic and use of the website. You can yourself control and delete cookies (including third-party social plug-in cookies, which we don’t control), however by disabling cookies you may not be able to access all functionality on this website.

Privacy Policy

Newsletter

By providing your details you agree to receive the INFORMA project e-newsletter and occasional other communications about INFORMA events and activities from EFI. 

We will never sell your data, or pass it on to anyone else, but we will share it with Mailchimp, the company that provides our mailing software. They will only use it for the purpose of sending you our email. By clicking to submit this form, you acknowledge that the information you provide will be transferred to MailChimp for processing in accordance with their Privacy Policy and Terms.

You can unsubscribe, ask us to update your details or stop using your information at any time by contacting us at .

We will keep your details for up to 6 months after the end of the INFORMA project. Your consent will form the lawful basis of our processing of your data.

INFORMA members

We will process your personal data (such as name, email, job position) to participate in INFORMA meetings and activities. The ground for this processing is that you have consented to it.

Projects and other activities

If you take part, or if it is intended that you will take part, in research, policy support, or other activities together with EFI, we will process your personal data (such as name, email, organisational affiliation, CV) to implement and follow up on these activities.

The grounds for this processing are that it a) is required for compliance with a legal obligation to which EFI is subject, b) is necessary for EFI to fulfil contractual obligations, c) is required in order to establish a contractual relationship, d) or is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest.

We may collect and process your personal data for the purpose of contacting you to inquire about participation in projects or surveys/studies in relation to projects, or for dissemination of results of activities.

The ground for this processing is that it is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest.

Events, conferences, seminars or similar

If you take part, or register to take part, in an event, conference, seminar or similar organised or supported by EFI, we will process your personal data (such as name, email, organisational affiliation) to allow for your participation and to provide you with information relating to the event. If, during the event, you choose to interact verbally or in writing e.g. by commenting or asking questions, or non-verbally, EFI will process your personal data in order to facilitate, disseminate, and follow-up on your interaction. We might also use it for further activities if we inform you specifically about this in advance of your interaction.

The ground for this processing is that you have consented to it, or that it is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest, for compliance with a legal obligation to which EFI is subject, or for EFI to fulfil contractual obligations or is required in order to establish a contractual relationship.

Unsolicited messages/enquiries

If you send us unsolicited messages containing personal data, we will process this personal data in order to take action, or to document action taken, based on the message you have sent us.

The grounds for this processing are that it is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by EFI or by a third party, especially the proper functioning of the organs and bodies of EFI, subject to the processing being proportional in relation to the legitimate interests of the data subject.