Limitation of liability

The text forming the content of our website is prepared carefully. The website contains links to websites of third parties. The operator in question is responsible for linked websites. Swisscontact has no influence on the current or future contents of linked sites. Should illegal content appear on a linked website or information that is not up-to-date, Swisscontact cannot accept any liability. As soon as Swisscontact learns of questionable content on linked websites, the link is immediately removed. We are always pleased to receive details of such links. Swisscontact cannot give any guarantee that the content of its website is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are saved on your computer and facilitate analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie on your usage of this website (including your IP address) is transferred to one of Google's servers in the USA and stored on it. Google will use this information to analyse your usage of the website, to compile reports on website activities for the website operator and to provide more services associated with website usage and internet usage. Where appropriate, Google may also transfer this information to third parties, as long as this is legally prescribed or where third parties have been commissioned by Google to process this data. Under no circumstances will Google link your IP address with other data from Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by making the appropriate setting to your browser software. We would, however, point out that in this case you will not necessarily be able to utilise all the functions of this website fully. By using this website, you declare that you are in agreement with the processing of data collected by Google in the manner described above and for the purpose mentioned above.

Data privacy

Personal data are kept strictly confidential and will not be handed over in any form to any third party. Impersonal user data, which are anonymous, are only used for internal statistical analysis. We keep personal and impersonal user data entirely separate. The user can access the Swisscontact Website and browse it without providing personal information. However in order to participate in some of the activities available, or to benefit from services (contact, donations, newsletter subscription) offered on the Website, a user must provide voluntarily personal information. This data are archived are stored in a database.