This privacy policy applies to all personal data collected as part of the dissemination and communication activities within the Climate Farm Demo project.

The entity responsible for processing this data is: The Climate Farm Demo project, under Grant Agreement No.: 101060212, that has received funding from the Horizon Europe Research and Innovation Programme

The Climate Farm Demo project is committed to the protection of your personal data and respects your privacy on its website on the domain. This privacy policy on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data is based on principles of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 

You, as a user without registration credentials, can browse through most of this website’s functionalities without giving any personal data. In certain cases though, your personal data may be required for the access to the website’s Online content repository, i.e. part of the website designed for use only to already registered members of the Climate Farm Demo project. Registration is done by this website’s administrators, upon approval of Climate Farm Demo project coordinators.

For any request about how this website works with data, or concerning the processing of your personal data, we invite you to contact the operational controller responsible, at following email address: climatefarmdemo[at]

Type of personal data we collect

To have a fully functional website and to enable project objectives to be reached, we store certain users data for the following purposes:

  • Registration of Demonstration Farms 
  • Registration of Demonstration Events 
  • Registration of Knowledge Objects (solutions, tools, methods, etc)
  • Registration of users with pre-approved roles at the website
  • Application for a Demonstration Event

To successfully perform some of above mentioned activities, all or some of the following personal data may be collected:

  • Name
  • Surname
  • Email
  • Name of the organization
  • Country
  • Language
  • Postal address
  • Type of organisation
  • Social media account links
  • Phone number


Website analytic tools are the corporate services that measures the effectiveness and efficiency of the Climate Farm Demo websites, by providing information to the website administrators, and to project Consortium about how end-users use the project website, how often, for how long, which webpages and functionalities are most frequently visited, etc.

Information collected about the user engagement, and provided to the website administrators and project Consortium, are anonymous, meaning that information about the users like: time of visit, duration of visit, pages visited, etc., are not connected with user names, surnames, email addresses and other personal data.

IP address and device ID

When you access a Climate Farm Demo website, representatives of the project Consortium receive as an essential technical requirement the Internet Protocol address (IP address) or the device ID of the device used to access the website.

Without this information, you will not be able to establish a technical connection between your devices and the server infrastructure maintained by the website administrators and therefore will not be able to access the Climate Farm Demo website.

The Climate Farm Demo project only keeps this information for the time necessary to fulfill the request, namely for the duration of the browsing session. In addition, IP addresses and device IDs might be saved for one year or longer in the log files, for security or other purposes.

Cookies and third parties

A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. First party cookies are cookies set by the website you’re visiting. Only that website can read them. In addition, a website might potentially use external services, which also set their own cookies, known as third-party cookies. Persistent cookies are cookies saved on your computer and that are not deleted automatically when you quit your browser, unlike a session cookie, which is deleted when you quit your browser.

The purpose of cookies is to enable the site to remember your preferences (such as user name, language, etc.) for a certain period of time and in that way makes website usage for user more easy and convenient. That way, you don’t have to re-enter data when browsing around the site during the same visit. Cookies can also be used to establish anonymised statistics about the browsing experience on the website.

Climate Farm Demo website mostly use “first-party cookies”. These are cookies set and controlled by the Climate Farm Demo project representatives, not by any external organisation.

Safeguarding information

To ensure that website and online content repository data remain safe, everything is hosted at BioSense Institute owned Data Center. As most others, BioSense Data Center has backup power supply in case of electricity power cuts supported by UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) and power aggregates,fire protection system and protected physical access to the server space, accessible only by authorized BioSense Institute employees. Virtual access to the database and servers is possible only via SSH client (Secure Shell) network communication protocol that enables two computers to communicate. Access is possible only from specific web addresses while authentication is done by SSH keys.

Communication between web browser and servers for the website domain is done exclusively by HTTPS protocols (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure), with Let’s Encrypt TLS (Transport Layer Security) Certificate. TLS is an authentication and security protocol widely implemented in browsers and Web servers, while Let’s Encript is a free, open certificate authority provided by ISRG (Internet Security Research Group).

Regarding users login to Climate Farm Demo website’s Backoffice, it will be possible only for predefined user roles. List of people filling these roles will be registered by the website administrators (BIOS) and their credentials will be shared in a secure way. To prevent unregistered and unwelcome users or bots to enter websites Backoffice, LLAR (Limit Login Attempts Reloaded) will be used as this system blocks unregistered users from multiple attempts to break into project admin pages. Since hackers and spammers are mostly targeting blog pages for their attacks, we are using Akismet Anti-Spam plugin for stopping them before they can take any unwanted action.

The Climate Farm Demo project will keep the personal data of the users for the period necessary for the accomplishment of the purposes for which they were collected.

Other data recipients

The personal data of the user may be communicated to a suitable service provider contracted by the Climate Farm Demo project, which will treat the data exclusively for the purposes established by the Climate Farm Demo project and in compliance with the instructions issued by the Climate Farm Demo project, strictly complying with the legal rules on data protection information security and other applicable standards, pursuant to a written agreement between the parties.

Except contractual agreements, Climate Farm Demo projects will only share the collected information with third parties when legally required to do so.

Climate Farm Demo project ​​will process user data in its entirety within the territory of the European Economic Area (EEA) and therefore does not provide for any international transfer of data.

Your rights as a data subject

If any of your personal data is given and collected by the website, you have the right to obtain access to the personal data held by the Climate Farm Demo about you and to request its rectification or erasure, or restriction of processing or, where applicable, the right to object to processing or the right to data portability. Where the processing is based on your consent or explicit consent, you also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal.

For any request concerning the processing of your personal data, we invite you to contact the operational controller responsible, at following email address: climatefarmdemo[at]

Additional information

The terms and conditions of this privacy and cookie statement can be adjusted without prior notice. Changes are effective as soon as they are published on the website. 

This Privacy Policy refers only to Climate Farm Demo project website. If you choose to leave this website by clicking on certain links which will led you to visit some other websites, you should read their privacy policies as some other rules may apply.

Whilst the Climate Farm Demo project is responsible for the overall production and update of this website, it is not responsible for the accuracy of all content or views expressed within particular articles or other uploaded materials.