Privacy Information acc. GDPR

We appreciate your interest in our association. The protection of your personal data is a matter of course for us and we will gladly inform you about how we process your personal data.

Personal data is any data personally available to you, e.g. Name, address, e-mail address, user behavior, IP address.

Person responsible pursuant to Art. 4 para. 7 General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO)

German-Afghan Society e.V.
Bredeneyer Str. 2 b
45133 Essen (Germany)

Represented by
the board, this represented by the president
Mr. Elias Omar

Telephone: +49 (0) 201 45 17 384
Fax: +49 (0) 201 45 17 385

Collection of data when visiting our website

By the mere informational use of our website (that is, if you use the website without registering or transmitting any other information), we only collect the personal data that your browser transmits to our server. If you wish to view our website, we collect the following data that is technically necessary for us to display our website and to ensure stability and security. According to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f) DSGVO these are the following data:

• IP address

• Date and time of the request

• Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)

• Access status / http status code

• In each case the transferred amount of data

• Website from which the request comes

• The type of browser

• The operating system and its interface

• Language and version of the browser software


When you contact us by e-mail or via the contact form, we will store the information you have provided in order to process your request. We will not share this information without your consent. We delete the data in this connection after the storage is not always necessary or limit the processing, if there are statutory storage requirements.

The legal basis of the processing is Art. 6 (1) lit. a) GDPR.

Processing of membership applications

The data requested by us within the scope of the membership application are collected for the processing of your membership application to the German-Afghan Society e.V. (DAGeV) and the associated subdivisions. After positive confirmation of your application for admission your data will be used to fulfill the obligations of the membership. In particular, this includes invitations to DAGeV events.

The legal basis of the processing is Art. 6 (1) lit. b) GDPR.

Registration for conferences, delegations, trade fair trips etc.

It exists, u.U. also for non-members, the opportunity to participate in events – such as conferences, delegation trips, trade fair trips and other events. We process the data collected for the registration and execution of the respective event exclusively for this purpose. Subject to any statutory retention periods, we will delete your data as soon as it is no longer required for the fulfillment of your purpose or your membership with us. You will receive further information as part of the registration for the specific event.

The legal basis of the processing is Art. 6 Par. 1 b) GDPR.

Orders via the website of the German-Afghan Society e.V.

The personal data given in the context of your order, we use exclusively for the processing of your order. Your contact details will be sent to our logistics partner in order to deliver the goods. Subject to any commercial, income tax or other statutory retention periods, we will delete your data after the order has been processed.

The legal basis of the processing is Art. 6 (1) lit. b) GDPR.

Disclosure of data

In individual cases, your data may be forwarded to a service provider who performs tasks for the German-Afghan Association e.V. We carefully select the service providers commissioned by us and ensure through appropriate contracts that your data is processed in compliance with data protection laws.

The legal basis of the processing is Art. 6 (1) lit. f) GDPR.

Should a separate consent from you be necessary in an individual case, we would ask you immediately in advance.

Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies. We use cookies only for the purpose of obtaining information about the use of our website and for statistical purposes. We use the following cookies:

Transient cookies

Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser. These include in particular the seasonal cookies. These store a so-called season ID, with which various requests from your browser can be assigned to the common session. This will allow your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. These seasonal cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.

Persistent cookies

Persistent cookies are automated and deleted after a specified period of time, which may differ depending on the cookie. You can delete the cookies in the security settings of your browser at any time.

Google Analytics

By agreeing to use Google Analytics, this analytics tool is enabled. You may revoke your consent at any time under the link provided in the “Cookie Policy”; Google Analytics will be automatically disabled.

Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website usage and internet usage to the website operator.

The IP address transmitted by Google Analytics within the scope of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data provided by Google.

In addition, you can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by using the browser plug-in available under the following link. in download and install:

This website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp ()”. As a result, IP addresses are processed shortened, a person-relatedness can be excluded. Insofar as the data collected about you is assigned a personal reference, it will be immediately excluded and the personal data will be deleted immediately.

We use Google Analytics to analyze and regularly improve the use of our website. With the statistics we can improve our offer and make it more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases in which Personal Information is transferred to the US, Google has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, Framework.

Third Party Information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.

Terms of Use:,

Privacy Policy:,

and the privacy policy:

The legal basis of the processing is Art. 6 (1) lit. a) and f) GDPR.

Use of social media plug-ins

We do not currently use social media plug-ins.

Your rights

You have the following rights with respect to the personal data concerning you:

  • Right to information according to Art. 15 GDPR
  • Right to correction according to Art. 16 GDPR
  • Right to cancellation “Right to be forgotten” according to Art. 17 GDPR
  • Right to restriction of processing according to Art. 18 GDPR
  • Right to data portability in accordance with Art. 20 DSGVO
  • Right to objection according to Art. 21 GDPR

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Revocation of consent

If you have given us consent to the use of personal data, you can revoke this consent at any time. The processing up to the revocation remains legal. We will delete your personal data after receipt of the revocation, as far as no legal reasons oppose it.

Right of appeal

You also have the right to contact our regulatory authority:

The State Data Protection Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Kavalleriestr. 2-4, 40213 Düsseldorf, Telephone: 0211 / 38424-0, Fax: 0211 / 38424-10, E-Mail:


signed by Elias Omar (President of the board)