At its simplest this is our promise:
- We will only contact you with relevant content to help you grow your online presence
- We will never sell your data
- We will store any data that we hold on you securely
- We will respect your requests to opt-out and or delete your data
Who we are
The East African Global Music Campus (EAGMC) is a project co-funded by the European Union and the Goethe-Institut. The EAGMC is a consortium of organizations in various countries. This website is managed and maintained for the project by the project co-ordinator:
The Global Music e.V.
Chairperson of the Board: Stephanie Koenen
Registration Nr.: VR 26256 B Amtsgericht Charlottenburg
TAX ID: 27/665/34205
Country Representatives: Ethiopia – Yonas Getachew Adera, Germany – Simon Marburg, Kenya – Mwihaki Mundia, Malawi – Vincent Maluwa, Mozambique – Tapiwa Chimbiro, Sierra Leone – Margaret Fyle, South Sudan – Stephen Ochalla, Tanzania – Baraka Issabu, Uganda – Faisal Kiwewa, Zimbabwe – Melody Zambuko.
Our website address is: https://global-music-campus.net.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When you submit a question via our Contact page we collect your first name and last name and your email address so that we can correspond with you.
You can view, update, download or delete your personal data at any time from this page: GDPR – Request personal data.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Social Networks Cookies
So you can easily share our content on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+ we have included sharing buttons on our site. When you visit a page of our website that contains such buttons, no connection with the servers of the provider of the respective social network is established.
Clicking on one of the buttons opens a new window in your browser and calls up the page of the respective service provider on which you can (after entering your login data, if required), share our content.
The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
To find out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit aboutcookies.org. For more details on advertising cookies, and how to manage them, visit youronlinechoices.eu
We don’t use analytics software.
When you visit our website or use our services, the device that you use to access the page automatically transmits log data (connection data) to our servers with our hosting provider Strato. Log data includes the IP address of the device that you use to access the website or service, the type of browser you are using, the website you have visited beforehand, your system configuration, and the date and time. We store IP addresses only to the extent necessary to provide our services. Otherwise, the IP addresses are deleted or made anonymous. We store your IP address when visiting our website for a maximum of 7 days to detect and ward off attacks. We do not use IP addresses to identify our visitors
Who we share your data with
We will only pass your data to third parties in the following circumstances:
- you have provided your explicit consent for us to pass data to a named third party;
- we may be using a third party purely for the purposes of processing data on our behalf and we have in place a data processing agreement with that third party that fulfills our legal obligations in relation to the use of third party data processors; or
- we are required by law to share your data.
In addition, we will only pass data to third parties outside of the EU where appropriate safeguards are in place as defined by Article 46 of the General Data Protection Regulation.
How long we retain your data
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
We take the principles of data minimisation and removal seriously and have internal policies in place to ensure that we only ever ask for the minimum amount of data for the associated purpose and delete that data promptly once it is no longer required.
What rights you have over your data
You have a range of rights over your data, which include the following:
- request a copy of personal information we hold about you;
- ask that we update the personal information we hold about you, or independently correct such personal information that you think is incorrect or incomplete;
- ask that we delete personal information that we hold about you from live systems, or restrict the way in which we use such personal information
- object to our processing of your personal information; and/or
- withdraw your consent to our processing of your personal information (to the extent such processing is based on consent and consent is the only permissible basis for processing).
If you would like to access the rights listed above, or any other legal rights you have over your data under current legislation, please get in touch with us.
How we protect your data
We look for opportunities to minimise the amount of personal information we hold about you. We use technological and operational security measures to protect your information against any unauthorised access or unlawful use – such as ensuring the security of our offices, appropriate password protection and encryption, maintaining a rigorous data protection policy and limiting access to your personal information for those in our company who need to use it.
How to contact us with questions