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Basic regulations regarding
European political foundations

The activities of European political foundations fall under European regulations; these regulations refer to the legal framework, internal functioning and funding, as well as the financing, judicial control, transparency and accountability of European political foundations.

The rules of funding are laid down by a regulation adopted by the Council and the Parliament, pursuant to Article 10 paragraph 4 of the Treaty on European Union and Article 224 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union. The implementing procedures are adopted by the Bureau of the European Parliament.

The following rules apply from the procedure concerning funding of financial year 2018 onwards:

Regulation (EU, EURATOM) No 1141/2014
Decision of the Bureau of the European Parliament of 12 June 2017
Rules on grants (Title VI of Part I of the Financial Regulation and corresponding provisions of the Rules of Application of the Financial Regulation)

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Financial reports

In compliance with European regulations and in line with our aim of transparency, the balance sheet and income statement exercise, the budgetary form exercise and the report of the external auditor exercise are all open to public enquiry.

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Website privacy policy

We respect your personal data and we take your online privacy very seriously. We are committed to protecting the privacy and security of the user visits to this website. The information you provide on this site will be used only for its intended purpose. We never collect information for commercial marketing or to share with third parties. Submitting information is strictly voluntary and by doing so, you are giving us your permission to use the information. We will revise or update this policy if our practices and communication channels change. Changes to this policy will not apply retroactively.

Our core beliefs regarding user privacy and data protection:

  • User privacy and data protection are human rights
  • We have a duty of care to the people within our data
  • Data is a liability, it should only be collected and processed when absolutely necessary
  • We will never sell, rent or otherwise distribute or make public your personal information
  • We do not send spam - ever. The goal of our existing email communications is to inform our Newsletter Subscribers of our work and to give them information about our upcoming events and other projects.

Links

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that the we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this site.

Advertising

We do not sell, rent or otherwise distribute any part of our website, as well as information about our visitors, for the purpose of paid advertisement.

Cookies

Our website uses ‘cookies’ and similar technologies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and mobile device by software that you install. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Cookies may also be stored in your internet browser by or on behalf of third parties, such as Google or providers of advertising services.

We use cookies ONLY for the purpose of Content Management System and it's functionality. You can disable cookies in your web browser at any time.

Site visitation tracking

Like most websites, this site uses Google Analytics to track user interaction. We use this data to determine the number of people using our site, to better understand how they find and use our web pages and to see their journey through the website.

Although Google Analytics records data such as your geographical location, device, internet browser and operating system, none of this information personally identifies you to us. Google Analytics also records your computer’s IP address which could be used to personally identify you but Google do not grant us access to this. We consider Google to be a third party data processor.

Google Analytics makes use of cookies, details of which can be found on Google’s developer guides. FYI our website uses the gtag.js implementation of Google Analytics.

Disabling cookies on your internet browser will stop Google Analytics from tracking any part of your visit to pages within this website.

Email newsletter

If you choose to join our email newsletter, the email address that you submit to us will be forwarded to MailChimp who provide us with email marketing services. We consider MailChimp to be a third party data processor. The email address that you submit will not be stored within this website’s own database or in any of our internal computer systems.

Your email address will remain within MailChimp’s database for as long as we continue to use MailChimp’s services for email marketing or until you specifically request removal from the list. You can do this by unsubscribing using the unsubscribe links contained in any email newsletters that we send you or by requesting removal via email. When requesting removal via email, please send your email to us using the email account that is subscribed to the mailing list.

If you are under 16 years of age you MUST obtain parental consent before joining our email newsletter. While your email address remains within the MailChimp database, you will receive periodic newsletter-style emails from us.

You may choose not to give us any information other than your e-mail, and you will be able to benefit from the service.

About Website's Content Management System

This website is powered by Expression Engine, Content Management System, by EllisLab Inc., that is stored on our web server.

About Website's server

This website is hosted by Studio4Web, via Videor o.d.

Our third party data processors

We use some of third parties to process personal data on our behalf. These third parties have been carefully chosen and all of them are based in the USA and are EU-U.S Privacy Shield compliant.

  • Google Analytics & Google Maps Embedding Platform (Privacy Policy)
  • YouTube Embedding Platform, via "youtube-nocookie.com"-mode (Privacy Policy)

Also, some parts of our website are linked to social media platforms or their sharing modules:

email newsletter platform:

and events registration system:

Contact

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or our treatment of your personal data, please write to us by email to contact@europeanreform.org.

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