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The handling and protection of the personal data of a visitor/user of the pages and services of the Greek EU Presidency web site are subject to the regulations and relevant provisions laid down by Greek and European law, as well as by the terms herein. These terms have been formulated within the context of the rapid technological developments taking place, in particular with respect to the Internet, and the existing – though not yet fully elaborated – body of legal provisions that govern such issues. Within this framework, any possible and/or future relevant arrangement will be incorporated in this section accordingly. In all cases, the web site administrator (the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs) reserves the right to modify the terms on personal data protection, after duly informing visitors/users and acting in accordance with the existing and/or future legal framework. If a visitor/user disagrees with the terms on personal data protection provided herein, he/she should not use the web site services.  

The only personal data collected and required for the use of certain pages/services of the web site are the visitor’s/user’s e-mail address (obligatory) and his/her full name (optional).  
This data is kept in the records of the web site administrator (Ministry of Foreign Affairs). It is used only for the above-mentioned purpose and will not be disclosed, forwarded, announced or published to any third party (natural or legal person), for any reason whatsoever, with the exception of the relevant provisions of law and only to the competent authorities.
A visitor/user may communicate with the administrator (e-mail: webmaster@eu2003.gr) in order to check whether a personal file is being kept with his/her data, as well as to correct, modify or delete such file. 


The web site administrator may use cookies to identify the visitor/user of certain services/pages of the Greek Presidency’s web site (e.g. newsletters). Cookies are small text files stored on each visitor’s/user’s hard disk, which cannot read any document or file on his/her computer. Cookies are only used to facilitate the visitor’s/user’s access to specific web site services/pages. The visitor/user of the web site services/pages can set his/her server in such a way as to warn him/her of the use of cookies in specific web services/pages or to prevent the use of cookies in all cases. If the visitor/user of the aforesaid web site pages and services does not want cookies to be used for identification purposes, he/she will be denied further access to these services.

Links to third-party web sites

The web pages contain links to other web sites, which are not controlled by this web site but by third parties (natural or legal persons). The administrator can under no circumstances be held responsible for the Personal Data Protection Terms of third parties. 

For a visitor/user to be able to participate in a poll conducted by the web site administrator, the following data is required: Full name and/or username and in some cases other data, such as profession, age etc. (depending on the nature of the poll questions). A visitor’s/user’s responses are recorded exclusively for drawing conclusions about public opinion on a specific issue and will not be used for any other purpose or disclosed to third parties.




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