Notes on data protection

The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. As far as on your sides personal data (for example name, address or E-Mail addresses) are raised, these take place, as far as possible, always on voluntary basis. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent.

Please take notes that data transmission over the Internet (for example when communicating via e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of data from third parties is not always possible.


The internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files that are set on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit this website. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow the setting of cookies only precise cases or generally exclude and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request These data cannot be assigned to specific persons. A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively, if we become aware of specific indications for illegal use.

Browser plugin

You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. Moreover, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookies and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and install one of the appropriate and available plug-in  regarding your browser software.

Privacy Policy for the use of social media links

Our website is also linked to third-party web services, such as Youtube and Facebook. These companies also use cookies to retrieve information (such as your IP address, surfing behavior). We cannot be responsible for what information these services query and how you protect your information. You can find this out on the websites of the providers. You can disable third-party cookies by adjusting your browser settings.

Information, dcancellation, blocking

At any time you have the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and beneficiary and the purpose of the data processing and a right to correct, block or delete this data. For further information on personal data you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

Responsible authority

Tri-national Initiative Group of Entomology in Upper Rhine valley

Syndicat de Lutte contre les Moustiques du Bas-Rhin

19-21, rue de la Première Armée,
F – 67630 Lauterbourg, France

Tel.: +33 (0)3 68 85 37 56

Applicable law

TIGER processes your data in accordance with the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPRas well as the French Law n°2018-493 from June 20, 2018, thereafter named “GDPR”

What is personal data?

 According to the General Data Protection Regulation, personal data (or your data) are subject to special protection. These are information that can be assigned to your person (Article 4 (1) GDPR). This include your:

  • Phone number
  • E-mail address
  • Residential address
  • IP address
  • Pictures of you

This information may only be processed if a law expressly permits it or if you have consented to it (Article 6 GDPR).

What does “processing data” mean?

 Processing is: collecting, registering, organizing, arranging, storing, adapting or modifying, reading out, querying, using, disclosing through transmission, dissemination or any other form of providing, reconciling or otherwise linking, restricting, deleting or destroying your data (Article 4 (2) GDPR)).

This is how we process your data

If you provide us with personal information (such as reporting a mosquito), we will securely store your personal information in order to process your request.

The first storage of data is based on Article 6 (1) (b) GDPR. Saving the data is required to process your request.

TIGER protects your data against unauthorized access by third parties through access controls, passwords, firewalls etc. Our website is Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (https: // ) encrypted. According to the principle of data economy, only the department has access to your data (see “Responsible authority”), which is the only responsible for the information request or complaint.

Information requests via our contact form

To contact TIGER, there is an online contact form at your disposition. We store and use the data entered by you in the contact form such as name, address and e-mail address, for the purpose of individual communication with you. These data are transmitted encrypted (SSL).

The legal basis for data storage is Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR. We are only entitled to save your data if you have consented to it.


If you submit personal information via the contact form on our website, please consent to the processing of the data you provided for the purpose of answering your. You give us your active consent by ticking a box.

All other consents will be collected individually.

You can revoke your consent at any time (see “Your rights”).

Storage time

We do not store your data for longer than three years after the initial storage. During the entire storage period, you can revoke your consent to the storage of your data (see below for more information about “Your rights”). The legal basis for this storage is Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR.

Your rights

  •  Information, deletion, correction, limitation of processing, portability, revocation

 On request, we will inform you about personal data stored by us. You can also request the deletion or correction of your data at any time. You may also require that your data be processed only for your specific purposes. These information will be provided in machine-readable format.

You may withdraw your consent to the processing of your data at any time.

Please contact TIGER with your inquiries regarding your data (

  • Supervisory Authority

If you believe that we have not adequately protected your personal information, you may also file a complaint with the appropriate regulatory authority:

  • The Regulatory Authority for Informatics and Freedom (CNIL: Commission nationales de l’information et des libertés). The contact details can be found on the following website (

French law will be applied in case of litigation.