Terms of Use

1. General

  • These Terms of Use govern your access to and use of the ecipe.org, including any content, functionality, and services offered on or through the ecipe.org (hereafter the ‘Website’) as a guest.
  • By using this Website you agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use, which take effect immediately following your first use of the Website. These Terms of Use shall apply to all users of the Website. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms, please do not access and/or use the Website.

2. Privacy Policy

  • This privacy notice serves to inform you how we collect and use your personal data. Personal data collected by The European Centre for International Political Economy shall be treated in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’). The European Centre for International Political Economy only collects personal data for specified legitimate purposes, and shall only process the information in accordance with those purposes.
  • The European Centre for International Political Economy will only process your personal data for the following purpose: to contact you about research, news and events via our e-mail newsletter.
  • The European Centre for International Political Economy may process the following categories of personal data: name, surname, e-mail address, and company name.
  • The European Centre for International Political Economy uses reputable third parties to deliver the e-mails you receive if you have (i) subscribed to e-mail newsletters, (ii) registered for any events or (iii) have chosen to receive information about The European Centre for International Political Economy products.
  • Your personal data shall not be forwarded to third parties unless it is needed to perform their functions or you give your express authorization or unless disclosure of such information is necessary to identify, investigate or engage in legal proceedings and if required to do so by law.
  • We will maintain your personal data only for as long we are required to do so by applicable law and for as long as necessary to achieve the purposes set out above.
  • For services and content proposed by a third party, via a link available on the Website, the third party is solely responsible for collecting and processing personal data communicated by you. The European Centre for International Political Economy shall neither collect nor preserve the data thereby provided by you.
  • You have the right to access your personal data, as well as to request the rectification, erasure or restriction of the processing of your personal data. Furthermore, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data, as well as to request data portability of your personal data. If you believe that your data protection rights have been violated, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.

3. Cookies

  • The European Centre for International Political Economy uses cookies on the ecipe.org. Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. Such cookies may include information such as your computer’s IP address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Website that you visit, the time and date of your visit and the time spent on those pages and other statistics. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Website or a third party to recognize you and make your next visit easier. When you use and access the Website, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser. We use such cookies to enable certain functions of the Website, to provide analytics, to store your preferences, to enable advertisements delivery, including behavioural advertising.

4. Final Clauses

  • The European Centre for International Political Economy may change these Terms of Use at any time by posting changes online. Please review these Terms of Use regularly to ensure that you are aware of any such changes made by The European Centre for International Political Economy. Your continued use of the Website after changes have been posted on the Website implies that you agree to be legally bound by these terms as updated or amended.
  • We reserve the right to withdraw or amend this Website, and any service or material we provide on the Website, in our sole discretion without notice. We reserve the right at all times to block access to certain parts for the users. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Website, or the entire Website, to users, including registered users.
  • If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable it shall be severed and deleted from these Terms of Use; the remaining Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect.
  • These Terms of Use and other notices posted on this Website have been redacted in English. Although translations into other languages of any of such texts may be available, in the event of any conflict between the English version and any other translations, the English version shall prevail.
  • All terms shall be governed by, and interpreted in accordance with Belgian law. The courts of Brussels shall have exclusive jurisdiction.