Privacy Policy

The START2ACT consortium ("We", "us", "our") is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy notice explains why we collect personal data, which information we have access to, how we collect and disclose the data, and how we protect your data. We will use or process your personal data only in accordance with the GDPR.

Data collection on our website

We collect information in the following scenarios:

  • To send newsletters if you agree to this option;
  • To send announcements for the seasonal START2ACT competition;
  • To register for the e-learning platform and for contributing to the Forum;
  • To analyse web statistics and e-learning performance;
  • To prepare e-learning platform permissions and access control.
  • Your personal data is not used in automatic profiling or decision-making.

Data collection on our website

The data collected on this website is processed by Europa Media Non-profit Kft. (website, e-learning platform, forum, newsletter, START2ACT challenge)

How do we collect your data?

Some data is collected when you provide it to us such as the data that you provide us when you register.

Other data is collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. This data is primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. This data is collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

For the users that access the e-learning platform, data is collected in the Learning Management System regarding your progress in the respective modules and quizzes.

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyse how visitors use the site. Moreover, the data gathered in the LMS system is used to track whether certain aspects of the applications need to be updated to ensure a seamless user experience.

In the forum, your name is used to be displayed next to the post you created.

For the announcement of the START2ACT challenge winners, we will publish the names of the winner and runners-up.

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data, which we process based on your consent or in fulfilment of a contract automatically, delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.

Information, blocking, deletion

As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.

Opposition to promotional emails

We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not explicitly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.


To make this Website 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?

Our website uses Google