Hospital Partnerships – Partners strengthen Health

The controller for the purpose of data processing is the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.


Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 32 + 36, 53113 Bonn, Germany
Dag-Hammarskjöld-Weg 1-5, 65760 Eschborn, Germany


Contact details for the data protection officer:

Publishing information:

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Registered offices
Bonn and Eschborn

Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 36 + 40
53113 Bonn, Germany

Telephone +49 228 44 60-0
Fax +49 228 4460-17 66

Dag-Hammarskjöld-Weg 1 - 5
65760 Eschborn, Germany

Telephone +49 6196 79-0
Fax +49 6196 79-11 15

Registered at Local court (Amtsgericht) Bonn, Germany: HRB 18384
Local court (Amtsgericht) Frankfurt am Main, Germany: HRB 12394
VAT no.
DE 113891176

Chair of the Supervisory Board: Martin Jäger
State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
Management Board: Tanja Gönner (Chair of the Management Board)
Thorsten Schäfer-Gümbel (Member of the Management Board)

User analysis

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Data is processed based on Art. 6 paragraph 1 f) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) with the legitimate interest of analysing usage to improve the website.

The following information is stored for each page you view and each file you download:

- Technical details of the browser used

- Anonymous IP address

- Date and time

- Page opened/name of the file downloaded

- Quantity of data transferred

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Disclosure of personal data

Your details will not be passed on to third parties.

- As a general principle, data will not be transmitted to third countries.

Duration of data retention:

Personal data is regularly deleted when

- it is no longer needed to fulfil an agreement or contract (e.g. for employment contracts, subsidy agreements and rental, sale or service contracts)

- the data subjects have not given any separate authorisation

- statutory data storage obligations and periods have expired

Protection of minors:

Individuals under the age of 16 must not send any personal data to us without the consent of their parents or guardians.

Notes on user rights

You are entitled to:

- object to data processing

- enquire about your personal data and its processing

- have this corrected if necessary, or request restriction of processing or the erasure of the data

The data will then be removed from our system.

If you have any questions or complaints about this website, please contact the data protection officer (see contact information provided above). You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority for data protection. The responsible authority in this case is the German Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (BfDI).