General information about the cookies used

This Website uses cookies to improve your experience on the website, to analyse your use of the Website via Jetpack and to enable social interaction features with supported external social networking websites.

When you visit the EUG Website, cookies will collect the name of the internet provider, the IP address of the user, the website that has referred the user to the EUG Website, data and time. This data is collected anonymously and exclusively for statistical usage.

When you visit our Website for the first time, the entry page will show information on privacy and respective wording regarding the use of cookies through a “cookie banner”. If you continue to actively use the Website and do not actively object to the use of cookies, you agree to our use of cookies and such agreement will be stored in your browser, so that the information does not have to be repeated on every page of the Website. Should the consent be missing in your browser (e.g. if you deleted your cookies), the “cookie banner” with privacy information will appear again the next time you visit the Website.

The EUG may install and use certain technically required cookies which therefore do not require your prior consent. The EUG may also use session cookies which are automatically deleted at the end of your session and which also do not require your prior consent. Other cookies (such as cookies to improve the navigational experience by keeping record of certain data – this avoids you having to reintroduce such data at each connection – and by tailoring the content of the Website to your preferences) may be installed and used on the basis of your consent. You will find all relevant information about the cookies used by this Website in the table below. The Legal basis of this provision is enshrined in Article 6 1 (f) of the General Data Protection Regulation.

In order to delete/deactivate all cookies set on your computer, the majority of web browsers allow you to disable completely the use of cookies, or to delete cookies created by specific domains/websites. To find out how to do it, please refer to your browser’s help page:

You can specifically prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) for any website you visit by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at

Links to third parties’ websites

On certain areas of this Website, the EUG may provide links to third parties websites, including members of the EUG, which are not subject to this Privacy Policy. These links are provided as a convenience to you; however please be aware that the EUG does not control such third parties or their websites and that those third parties will have a different privacy policy applying to information collected from you when you are on those third parties’ websites. the EUG encourages you read the privacy policies of all websites carefully before providing personally identifiable information.

Storage duration

The EUG will retain your Personal Data only as long as necessary for the fulfilment of the purposes described above or as required by law, having regards to the following criteria: Industry standards.

Security and confidentiality

The EUG has implemented technical and organisational measures in accordance with standard industry practices to ensure an appropriate level of security of the Personal Data processed. Nevertheless, security requires efforts from all actors involved. The EUG thus encourages you to contribute to these efforts by taking appropriate security measures yourself, including using strong passwords and keeping all user names and passwords (if any) confidential.

Children on the Website

This Website is not intended for or directed to children under 16. The EUG does not collect any information from such individuals. The EUG does not knowingly collect any information from such individuals. If you believe your child has provided Us with Personal Data, please contact Us at via our contact form.

Your Rights:

At any time, you may exercise your right to request access to or rectification of and, as the case may be, erasure of any Personal Data relating to you. You may also object to processing, or request a restriction of processing and benefit of a right to data portability (as the case may be), in compliance with applicable data protection law, by sending a signed request to or in writing to the EUG (123-133 Rue Froissart - Brussels - 1040 Belgium).

When applicable, you have the right to withdraw consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent made prior to such withdrawal.

As a data subject, you have a right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority (in particular in the Member State of the European Union of your usual place of residence, your place of work or the place where the violation occurred) if you consider that the processing of Personal Data relating to you infringes the applicable legislation relating to data protection.

Effective date and changes

This Privacy Policy is in effect since December 2018. The EUG reserves the right, at Its complete discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time. You should check back periodically at this page to read the most recent version of this Privacy Policy as your continued use of this Website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you acknowledge these changes.

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