Statement of Personal Data Protection

Statement of Personal Data Protection

Welcome to Ana Rukavina Foundation’s website (hereafter ARF). By accessing or using this Website you confirm that you are reading, understanding, and agreeing to the processing of personal information and the possibilities of using the cookies covered by this Statement of Privacy and Cookie Use.

It is important to ARF to protect the security and privacy of your personal information, so we work in accordance with applicable laws on data protection and data security. We hope that the policy described below will help you understand what information ARF can collect, how ARF uses and keeps that information, and who we can share them with.

If you have any questions or ambiguities, please contact us at [email protected].

Personal information

ARF will not collect any personal information about you (such as your first and last name, address, phone number, email address, credit card number) on its website, unless you voluntarily choose to do so (eg. when you make a payment donations or when sending your inquiry by e-mail) or give your consent or unless otherwise provided for by applicable laws and regulations for the protection of your personal information.

 The purpose of data usage

When you provide us with your personal information, we use them to respond to your query, provide you with access to certain information or to conduct your donation payment transaction. By participating in our events, we are allowed to record, photograph and publish your image, name and surname or voice on the website and other media for an unlimited period of time free of charge for the purpose of promoting the work and goals of the ARF. We do not sell or otherwise postpone your personal information to third parties.

The limitation of purpose

ARF will collect, use or disclose personal information that you have provided over the Internet solely for the purposes stated, unless you are submitting:

  • the use of personal data for some purpose that is directly related to the original purpose in which personal data are collected
  • necessary for the preparation, negotiation and execution of the contract with you, determined by law or by competent state or judicial authorities
  • necessary to substantiate or preserve a legal claim or necessary defense
  • necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal acts, such as deliberate attacks on information technology systems owned by the ARF.

Communication Data or Usage Information

Through your use of telecommunication services to access our website, your communication data (eg. Internet Protocol address – IP address) or usage data (eg. data about the start, end, and extent of each access, and telecommunication services information you access) are manufactured technically and could possibly be linked to personal information. If there is a need, your communication data or usage information will be collected, processed and used in accordance with the applicable legal framework for the protection of privacy.

Automatically collected data that is not personal

When you access our website, we can automatically collect non-personal information (such as the type of Internet browser and operating system you use, the domain name of the website you came from, the number of visits, the average time spent on the page, the page viewed). We may use this information to monitor the attractiveness of our websites and to improve their results or content.


We use cookies on the website to improve the functionality of the site. We also analyze data on the use of individual portions of the site and traffic on the site. Cookies are text files that are stored on a website visitor’s computer. They allow the user to recognize when they visit the page again. This allows us to carry out the above described usage analysis. Cookies may or may not be refused or deleted through the appropriate browser settings, but this may lead to the inability to fully use some functions of website This software also collects and stores some technical data, including the IP address of a user. In no case does the identification of people behind the data used to improve functionality or to collect personal data occurs. By using our website, you agree to the above method of conducting an analysis of the use of this website.

What kind of cookies does website use?

Session cookies – cookies that will automatically be deleted when you close the Internet browser you are working on.
Persistent cookies – cookies that will remain “logged” in your web browser until they expire or you manually delete them yourself. Collected information is anonymous and does not include your private information.
Third Party Cookies
a) The site uses Google Analytics – a metering service. If you would like to block cookies from this service, you can block them from the following link: Google Analytics –
b) Cookies created by Jetpack. The appendix collects website access data.


ARF will not consciously collect personal data from children without insisting on the parent’s prior consent if required by applicable law. We will use or disclose personal information about a child only to the extent permitted by law to request parental consent in accordance with local laws and regulations or to protect the child. The definition of “child” or “children” is defined by relevant laws and national and regional cultural customs.


 To protect your personal information from accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration and unauthorized disclosure or access, ARF uses technical and organizational security measures.

 Links to other websites

The ARF’s website contains links to other websites. ARF is not responsible for the privacy policy or content of other websites.

 Questions and commentaries

At any time you have the right to request access to your personal information and to be entitled to correct inaccurate or incomplete information, as well as the right to delete or restrict the processing, with the exceptions provided for in the applicable privacy protection regulations.
You can realize your rights by sending an e-mail to the address of the Personal Data Protection Officer [email protected] or by written request by registered post to the following address: Ana Rukavina Foundation, Kneza Mislava 10 / I, Zagreb, n /r Person in charge of communication related to the protection of personal data.
Along with the development of the Internet, our privacy policy will be developed as well. This page will contain changes to our Privacy Policy. Please check this page regularly to be informed.