Disclaimer and copyright statement

Disclaimer of content

European Schoolnet (legal name: EUN Partnership AISBL) maintains this public portal at www.eun.org and www.europeanschoolnet.org to inform the public, partners, teachers, stakeholders and others interested in European Schoolnet initiatives and projects.

We strive to keep the information on this portal as accurate and timely as possible. If errors are brought to our attention (at info [at] eun [dot] org) we will correct them but we will accept no liability or responsibility whatsoever with regard the use of the information on this portal or any linked external sites.

It is our goal to minimize disruption caused by technical errors. However we accept no liability/responsibility as we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted.

European Schoolnet reserves the right, at its discretion, to suspend, change, modify, add or remove (portions of) the website at any time, including any materials which may have been made available by content contributors.

Copyright

We take every measure possible to ensure that all copyrights are respected. If you notice a copyright infringement, please notify us as soon as possible.

Several sections of this site make use of web feed technologies to present content which may originate from several third-party websites which are relevant to the projects listed on the website (e.g. RSS or Twitter feeds). European Schoolnet collects and formats this data. However, use of this content may be subject to different copyright/terms of use. Please refer to the portal to which the service links if you wish to use content from third-party sites.

Copyright notice

© - All right reserved. Copyright protection applies to the design of this website. Unless otherwise stated, content on this website can be used under the Creative Commons Licence Attribution Share Alike. Content from third party websites is subject to their own copyright, please refer to the site of origin for more information.

Tradermarks and logos

Please note that use of the website does not imply any right or licence to use any of the logos or trademarks that appear on the site. Such usage is always subject to the express written approval of the owner of the logo or trademark. Breach of this requirement may involve the imposition of penalties or damages against the infringer.

Contacting European Schoolnet

For further information please visit our contact page.

Privacy

Introduction

EUN Partnership aisbl (hereinafter called European Schoolnet) is developing the website and the privacy policy described below applies to it.

European Schoolnet is dedicated to respecting the privacy of the European Schoolnet website users. Our intention is to provide a secure and safe environment for all users. The following statement outlines the policies by which the European Schoolnet platform collects, manages, and uses the data provided to us by users, and how users of the platform may exercise their rights.

Cookies

To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don't have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

How do we use cookies?

On our site, we only use a very limited number of cookies: User preferences: These cookies help to improve a user's experience of a website by providing a more personalised service, without having to ask you every time again; more specifically, our Liferay Portal stores a limited number of user preferences, such as language.

Analytics: Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that uses cookies to track visitor interactions, helping website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it. Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page.

More detailed information about the type of cookies we are using can be found on the following table:
 

Name Type Purpose
 COOKIE_SUPPORT  Liferay Cookie  Support  Indicates if the website supports cookies.
 GUEST_LANGUAGE_ID   Liferay Language Indicates your language preference.
 JSESSIONID  JSESSIONID Indicates that you are actively using the site and records, at any given time, how many users are visiting the site.
 _utma  Google analytics It helps identify the unique visitors. I will provide more information on this cookie in future post.
 _utmz  Google analytics It is used to calculate traffic drivers e.g. search engine traffic, ad campaigns and navigation within the site.
 _utmb  Google analytics It is used to establish and continue a user session with your site.
 _utmc  Google analytics It keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was,  and when their last visit occurred.

Table 1. Cookies

How to control cookies?

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

Site security

The BIK core service platform has implemented and continues to maintain appropriate state-of-the-art technical and management measures to keep your personal information secure and safe from loss, damage, corruption or deletion.

Changes within this privacy policy

Any and all changes to this privacy policy will be posted here, and will take effect upon their publication. If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy policy, at any time, please contact privacy[AT]eun.org.

Contacting European Schoolnet

For any questions related to the European Schoolnet website policy, you can contact us:

via email:

Data controller: privacy[AT]eun.org

via post:

Data controller/ internal auditor

EUN Partnership aisbl

Rue de Trèves 61

B-1040 Brussels

Belgium

via telephone:

+32 2 790 75 75