Privacy Statement

Digestive Cancers Europe respects the privacy of the visitors of its website.

Only if you voluntarily decide to enter personal data and expressly give your consent to process them, we collect your personal data and use them only for the purpose you have asked for. If you don’t enter personal data, only anonymized data is kept about your visit.

By visiting our website, you accept the following terms.


  1. When visiting our website, certain data are automatically stored on our servers for the purpose of system administration or for statistical or backup purposes. These data comprise the name of your Internet service provider, in some cases your IP address, the version of your browser software, the operating system of the computer used to access our website, the website you are using to visit us, the websites that you visit while you are with us and, if applicable, any search terms you have been using to find our website. Depending on the circumstances, such data may allow that conclusions be drawn about certain visitors to the website. However, no person-related data are used in this context. Such data are used solely after having been rendered anonymously. If Digestive Cancers Europe transfers data to an external service-provider, technical and organizational measures will be taken which guarantee that their transmission occurs in conformity with the statutory data protection regulations.
  2. Similar statistical data are also stored by our partner Google. These data are (but are not limited to)  your IP address, the version of your browser software, the operating system of the computer used to access our website, the browser you are using to visit us, the time you have spent on each page, and, if applicable, any search terms you have been using to find our website. We use Googles Analytics service to have a better understanding of the user behaviour on our website. We use the results to improve the user experience of our website, and increase our sales. Read more on how Google stores, uses and protect this data on
    This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
  3. Personal data is stored when you fill in our contact form. You consent to their usage by accepting our terms and conditions. These data are then used only for the purpose you’ve chosen while filling in the form – mostly for contacting you or for subscribing you to our newsletter.
  4. When you subscribe to our newsletter, your data (email address, first name and name, country, salutation, ip address) will be stored in the databases of our partner Mailchimp. You can find their privacy statement on
  5. If you voluntarily supply us with personal-related data, we shall not use, process or transfer these data beyond the limits permitted by statute or defined by yourself in your declaration of consent. Furthermore, we will transfer your data only, if we are obliged to do so by official or court orders. Under no circumstances this data will be used for commercial actions by partners unless you have explicitly given permission for this.
  6. Any changes to this Privacy Statement will be published on this page. This enables you to inform yourself at any time about which data we are storing and how we collect and use such data.
  7. Digestive Cancers Europe will store your data safely and, therefore, take all precautionary measures to protect your data against loss, abuse or changes. Contractual partners of Digestive Cancers Europe who have access to your data in order to provide services to you on behalf of Digestive Cancers Europe are contractually obliged to keep such information in confidence and may not use these data for any other purpose. In some cases, it will be necessary that we transfer your inquiries to affiliated companies of Digestive Cancers Europe. Also in these cases your data will be treated confidential.
  8. Stored identifiable personal data will be deleted by Digestive Cancers Europe in a reasonable term or if Digestive Cancers Europe no longer requires the same. At any time, you may, of course, ask for the deletion of your data. You are also entitled at any time to revoke your consent to the use or processing of your person-related data with future effect. In these cases, or if you have any other wishes in connection with your person-related data, please send an e-mail to Digestive Cancers Europe : Please also contact us this way, if you would like to know whether we have collected data about you and, if so, which data. We shall endeavor to comply with your wish immediately.
  9. Presence of links to external websites don’t constitute any type of endorsement of these websites in any way. The owner of every external website is fully responsible of its content and of its privacy policy.
  10. Please read also the page about our cookies-policy and our general conditions


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