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Privacy Policy

1. An overview of data protection


The following gives a simple overview of what happens to your personal information when you visit our website. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy found below.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?

The data collected on this website are processed by the website operator. The operator's contact details can be found in the website's required legal notice.

How do we collect your data?

On the one hand, your data is collected when you communicate it to us. This can e.g. be data that you enter in a contact form.

Other data are only recorded by our IT systems when you visit the website with your consent. This is mainly technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time of the page was viewed).

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyze how visitors use the site.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.

Analytics and third-party tools

When visiting our website, statistical analyses may be made of your surfing behavior. This happens primarily using cookies and analytics. The analysis of your surfing behavior is usually anonymous, i.e. we will not be able to identify you from this data. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information can be found in the following privacy policy.

You can object to this analysis. We will inform you below about how to exercise your options in this regard.

2. General information and mandatory information

Data protection

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

If you use this website, various pieces of personal data will be collected. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.

Notice concerning the party responsible for this website

The party responsible for processing data on this website is:

Staatskanzlei des Landes Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Landesmarketing MV
Schloßstraße 2-4
D-19053 Schwerin
Telephone: 049 385 588 10326
Email: info[at]mv-tut-gut.de

The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).

Revocation of your consent to the processing of your data

Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You may revoke your consent at any time with future effect. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.

Right to file complaints with regulatory authorities

If there has been a breach of data protection legislation, the person affected may file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities. The competent regulatory authority for matters related to data protection legislation is the data protection officer of the German state in which our company is headquartered. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found at the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data which we process based on your consent or in fulfillment of a contract automatically delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another responsible party, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.

Information, blocking, deletion

As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.

3. Data protection officer

Statutory data protection officer

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.

Heiko Wachholz
Staatskanzlei des Landes Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Schloßstr. 2-4
19053 Schwerin
Tel.: 0385 588-10172
E-Mail: Datenschutz[at]stk.mv-regierung.de

4. Data collection on our website


Some of our web pages use cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies." They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device's memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Cookies which are necessary to allow electronic communications or to provide certain functions you wish to use (such as the shopping cart) are stored pursuant to Art. 6 paragraph 1, letter f of DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies to ensure an optimized service provided free of technical errors. If other cookies (such as those used to analyze your surfing behavior) are also stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

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Enthält den key des verwendeten Typo3 Backend Login Providers

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Dieser Cookie teilt Typo3 mit, ob der Besucher im Typo3-Backend angemeldet ist und um welchen Backend-Benutzer es sich handelt. Speichert ein Hash, das einem Nutzer eindeutig zugeordnet werden kann.

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PHPs Standard Sitzungs Identifikation speichert keine Nutzerdaten

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Dieses Cookie ist ein Standard-Session-Cookie von TYPO3.
Es speichert im Falle eines Benutzer-Logins die session ID mithilfe derer der angemeldete Nutzer eindeutig zugeordnet werden kann. Wird benötigt, um Zugang zu geschützten Bereichen zu gewähren.

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Dieses Cookie wird genutzt, um das Verhalten der Besucher auf der Webseite festzuhalten. Es wird genutzt um Statistiken über die Webseitennutzung zu sammeln, wie zum Beispiel wann der Besucher die Webseite zuletzt besucht hat. Das Cookie enthält keine personenbezogenen Daten und wird einzig für die Webanalyse eingesetzt.

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About the cookie: This cookie is used to follow the sequence of the pages which a visitor views during their visits to the website. The cookie contains no personal data and is used purely for web analysis.

Processing is necessary to fulfil a task which is in the public interest or is done during the process of exercising public authority which has been delegated to the responsible person in accordance with Article 6 Paragraph 1 lit. e GDPR.

The first time a state portal page is accessed, you are given the following information via an information banner and are informed about the use of cookies for the purpose of analysis with the following text:

The state portal Mecklenburg-Vorpommern uses cookies for web analysis in order to continuously optimize the content for you as a user. By clicking "Allow analytics" you agree. If you do not agree but still want to use the state portal, please click "Deny analytics". Privacy Policy and more information.

You can object to your data being collected by Siteimprove Analytics or revoke the consent you have given at any time by clicking on the button below. On clicking “Activate Webanalytics” an opt-in-cookie is set. This cookie is deleted when you click “Deactivate Webanalytics” (prevents the future collection of your data if you visit our website).

The legal basis for the processing of personal data using technically necessary cookies is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. e DSGVO.
The legal basis for the processing of personal data using cookies for analysis purposes is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO.

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in "server log files". These are:

Browser type and browser version
Operating system used
Referrer URL
Host name of the accessing computer
Time of the server request
IP address

These data will not be combined with data from other sources.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.

5. Analytics and advertising

IP anonymization

We have activated the IP anonymization feature on this website. Your IP address will be shortened by etracker within the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a etracker server and shortened there. Etracker will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services regarding website activity and Internet usage for the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser within etracker is not merged with other data.

Browser plugin

You can prevent these cookies being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. However, we wish to point out that doing so may mean you will not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website.

Outsourced data processing

We have concluded a contract with the campaign support agency A&B One Digital GmbH (more information in the imprint) for commissioned data processing in accordance with § 28 EU-DSGVO and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using etracker.

6. Plugins and tools


Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

If you visit one of our pages featuring a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. Here the YouTube server is informed about which of our pages you have visited.

If you're logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

YouTube is used to help make our website appealing. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of YouTube under https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

Google Web Fonts

For uniform representation of fonts, this page uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.
For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.

Further information about handling user data, can be found at developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google's privacy policy athttps://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.