Your privacy is very important to us and we believe that you should always keep the control over your personal data. This Privacy Statement informs you about how we, the Olympic Refuge Foundation (the “ORF”), access and use the information related to your use of the services offered on this website (www.olympicrefugefoundation.org ) (the “Website”)
The Olympic Refuge Foundation (the “ORF”) is an international non-governmental not-for-profit organisation, in the form of a foundation governed by Swiss law, with its domicile located at Château de Vidy, route de Vidy 9, 1007 Lausanne, Switzerland.
The ORF aims at initiating sports-related programmes directed at children, young people and vulnerable populations and contributing to their protection, health, well-being, gender equality, integration, youth development, education, social inclusion and the promotion of peace.
When we refer to ‘’we’’, ‘’our’’ or “us” in this Privacy Statement, we are referring to the ORF. When we refer to “you” or “your” we refer to you as user of this Website.
The ORF does not collect any directly identifiable information through this Website. Nevertheless, in order to enhance the functioning of our Website, we collect indirectly identifiable information as detailed below:
We collect information about the device(s) you use to access and use the Services, in particular we collect:
We use first party and third party cookies to improve the content of our Services, customise them according to user preferences, conduct traffic and audience research and provide relevant advertising to you.
At this time, we do not respond to Do Not Track browser settings or signals. For more information about Do Not Track, visit https://allaboutdnt.com/.
The abovementioned information is processed by the ORF on the grounds of our legitimate interest to ensure the proper functioning of the Website. We do not share your information, except as explained below. Where relevant, we will protect any transfer of personal data by implementing safeguard mechanisms recognized by Swiss and European regulators particularly standard contractual clauses.
We use technical and organisational measures to protect your personal data against the risks of damage, destruction, loss or unauthorised access, in accordance with applicable laws.
You can support the ORF’s actions throughout the world by donating to the following online fundraising platform https://donate-olympicrefugefoundation.heroe5.org/ (the “Fundraising Platform”). You can access the Fundraising Platform by clicking on the “Donate” button displayed on the Website.
Please kindly note that the Fundraising Platform is a third-party website operated by our service provider Kanopy SA, under the name of Heroe5 (“Heroe5”). The ORF is not a data controller of this platform, it only receives the personal information it needs from Heroe5 in order to:
We rely on the technical expertise of Heroe5 in order to collect funds but please be assured that we remain completely independent when it comes to allocating your generous donations to our charitable actions.
If you have queries about the processing of your personal data on the Fundraising Platform, please contact Heroe5: email@example.com
If you are looking for any further information regarding our initiatives and activities or the way the fundraising campaign operates, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The ORF is an independent association. Nevertheless, we work in strong collaboration with the International Olympic Committee (the “IOC”).
If you would like to access, rectify or erase your personal data, you can do by contacting us at the following address: email@example.com.
In cases where the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a European Union supervisory authority, in particular, in the country of your habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement.
When we make changes to this Privacy Statement, we will adequately inform you in advance where such changes impact your rights as a user of the Website or where required by law, for example by posting a notice on the Website or by sending you an email communication, so you can review our revised statement and decide whether to continue to use the Website or not. Your continued use of the Website after the entry into force of the revised Privacy Statement will constitute your confirmation of your reading and understanding of such changes. We encourage you to review our Privacy Statement regularly.