We are committed to protecting your privacy. Please read our data protection statement below.
Scope of application
The data protection statement applies to all Pro Helvetia websites including designswitzerland.ch. Compliance with data protection regulations by third party websites to which Pro Helvetia’s websites are connected via a link cannot be guaranteed.
Based on article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and on the Federal data protection regulations, every person is entitled to protection of their privacy and protection against improper use of their personal data. Pro Helvetia adheres to these provisions. Personal data are treated with strict confidentiality and are neither sold nor disclosed to third parties.
In close cooperation with our hosting providers, we endeavour to protect our databases as best possible from unauthorised access, loss, abuse and falsification.
When our website is accessed, the following data are saved in log files: IP address, date, time, browser request and general information about the operating system or browser. These usage data constitute the basis for anonymous statistical evaluations, which allows Pro Helvetia to identify trends and improve its offerings accordingly.
When you register on our website, your contact data will be added to a separate database that is not associated with the anonymous log files. You may cancel your registration at any time.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by activating the appropriate setting in your browser software. Please note, however, that should you choose to decline cookies, you may be unable to access certain parts of our website.
This website uses functions of Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses its own cookies, which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyse how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website will, as a rule, be transmitted to and stored by Google on a server in the United States.
You have the possibility of deactivating Google Analytics and thereby preventing the data transfer to Google by installing Opt Out-Add-On for your browser.
This website uses embedded maps from Google Maps, a service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
By using Google Maps, information regarding your use of this website (including your IP address) may be transferred to and stored on a Google server in the USA. Google may transfer this information to third parties provided this is required by law or such third parties process these data on behalf of Google.
This website uses embedded videos that are hosted on the YouTube platform. “YouTube” refers to YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
We use YouTube’s “privacy-enhanced mode” to embed videos. As a result, a cookie is stored on your computer only when the video is actually played. According to YouTube, these cookies do not contain any personal information. If you want to make sure that no data of yours are stored with YouTube, please do not click on the embedded videos.