We at Urban Journalist B.V. may process your personal data. The term 'personal data' means all information about an identified or identifiable natural person. Urban Journalist B.V. is the party responsible for processed data within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (“the GDPR”).
Urban Journalist B.V.
1018 HB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Registered under company number: 69074402
Which personal data do we process?
If you use our Website, App and/or other services, we may process your personal data, as provided by you:
We also process personal data of persons from whom we purchase products or services or who are employed by such suppliers. This may include the following - categories of - personal data:
When you apply to us, we may process the following - categories of - personal data as provided by you:
When you sign up for our newsletter, we may process the following - categories of - personal data:
We have no intention of collecting personal data from persons under the age of 16.
On what basis and for what purposes do we process your personal data?
We process your personal data if:
When we process your personal data on the basis of your consent, we will ask you for your consent separately. You may withdraw your consent at any time. Please note that withdrawing your consent does not affect the lawfulness of processing of your personal data before the withdrawal.
We use the above personal data for the purposes set out below, indicating for each purpose on the basis of which the above-mentioned basis (a to d) we do so. When data processing is based on the basis of 'legitimate interest', this interest will be briefly explained. Should you have specific questions concerning this topic, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Purposes with their associated bases:
To whom do we provide your personal data?
We can share personal data with:
We may transfer personal data to a recipient in a country outside the European Economic Area providing with a lower level of personal data protection than that provided by European legislation. In such a case, we will ensure that such a transfer of personal data is in compliance with applicable laws and regulations, for example, by concluding a model contract drawn up and approved for that purpose by the European Commission, and will assess whether additional measures are necessary in order to guarantee an adequate level of protection of your personal data. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to receive more information on the existing appropriate or suitable safeguards for the transfer of your personal data outside the European Economic Area or if you would like to receive a copy of them.
The functional cookies we use are necessary for the technical operation of the Website and/or App and customer convenience. These cookies ensure that the Website and/or App works properly and remember your preferences, for instance.
In order to adapt our Website and/or App to the wishes and interests of our visitors and to offer you an enjoyable Website experience, we use analytical cookies.
We use Google Analytics from Google LLC., ("Google"). By means of Google Analytics, we gain insight into how our Website and App are used. This includes user statistics such as the number of different visitors, the pages that are visited most and the average duration of a visit. Personal data are processed for this purpose, namely your IP address, information about the device you are using - device identifiers -, cookie identifiers and client identifiers. Manual for Privacy Friendly Google Analytics Settings of the Dutch Data Protection Authority . This means, for instance, that we have instructed Google to remove the last three digits of your IP address, so that it is difficult to trace IP addresses to specific visitors, and that we have deactivated the default settings for sharing data with Google.
In addition, we have concluded a processing agreement with Google. We do not use other Google services in conjunction with the Google Analytics cookies. The limited information that is shared with Google by means of Google Analytics can be transferred and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In addition, Facebook can place tracking cookies to track your surfing behaviour and online behaviour for advertising purposes. Your explicit permission will be requested for placement of such cookies.
Links to other Websites and social media platforms.
Cookies remain on your computer, tablet, mobile phone, or other device for the period indicated above, unless you delete them manually. Using your browser settings, you can remove the cookies and/or refuse placement of new cookies. The way you do this may vary from one browser to another. Below you will find instructions for various commonly used browsers:
and click here for information that applies specifically to Apple devices.
Alternatively, if you do not want Google Analytics data to be collected and used by Google, you can download and install the browser plug-in available under: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
How long do we store your personal data?
The specific retention periods mentioned above can be extended if legal retention obligations apply or become applicable. We may also retain personal data for a longer period if this is necessary for the settlement of incidents and/or legal disputes.
We have taken appropriate technical and organisational measures to protect your personal data against unauthorised or unlawful processing and against loss, destruction, damage, modification, or disclosure. For example, we use TLS (Transport Layer Security). This means that we send your data via a secure internet connection. You can tell this by the 'https' address bar and the padlock icon in the address bar.
For questions about the security of your personal data, or if you suspect or have evidence of abuse, you can contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your privacy rights
You have the following rights regarding to the processing of your personal data by us:
In order to avoid providing information to the wrong person, we may ask for additional information to verify your identity. In principle, we will inform you within one month after receipt of your request whether we can comply with your request. This period may be extended by two months in specific cases, such as complex requests. We will inform you of such an extension no later than one month after receipt of your request. Under certain circumstances, we may refuse your request based on privacy legislation. If this is the case, we will explain why. You can find more information about your privacy rights on the Website of the Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens (the Dutch Data Protection Authority).
If you have a complaint about our processing of your personal data, we will try to resolve it together with you. If this does not lead to the desired result, you have the right to submit a complaint to the competent supervisory authority. In the Netherlands, this is Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens (the Dutch Data Protection Authority). If you live or work in another country of the European Union, you can submit a complaint to the supervisor in that country.