Privacy policy

This Privacy Policy describes how the Agency for Rural Development of Istria (AZRRI), through its Fund "Naša istarska koza – La nostra capra istriana" (hereinafter referred to as "the Fund", "we", or "us"), collects, uses, maintains, and protects information obtained from users (hereinafter referred to as "you" or "users") on our website, particularly in the context of the support program for the conservation of the Istrian goat through adoption.

Collection of Personal Data: The Fund collects users' personal data only to the extent voluntarily provided through our website. The personal data we collect may include, but is not limited to: name, surname, email address, residential address, phone number, donation information, and other data voluntarily provided by users through our donation form.

Use of Collected Data: We will use the personal data we collect exclusively for the purpose of processing donations, issuing donation receipts, communicating with donors, and providing information about support programs for the conservation of the Istrian goat.

Protection of Personal Data: The Fund is committed to protecting users' personal data. We will take appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure the security and confidentiality of the collected data.

Sharing of Personal Data: We will not share users' personal data with third parties without the explicit consent of the users, except where required by law or necessary for the purpose for which the data was collected.

Users' Rights: Users have the right to request access to their personal data, correction of inaccurate data, deletion of data, or restriction of data processing at any time. Additionally, users have the right to object to the processing of their data and the right to data portability.

Consent to Terms: By using our website and providing personal data through our donation form, users expressly consent to the processing of their data in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Contact: For any inquiries, comments, or requests regarding this Privacy Policy, users can contact the Agency for Rural Development of Istria via the email address or phone number provided on our website.

Disclosure of Donor Data – Adopters: The Agency for Rural Development of Istria may disclose donor data – adopters on its website as a sign of gratitude and transparency for the support they have provided to programs for the conservation of the Istrian goat. By publishing the names or pseudonyms of donors and information about their support, the Fund aims to inspire other users to join support programs. However, if a donor wishes to remain anonymous or does not want their data to be published, the Fund will respect such wishes.

Disclosure of Breeder Data: Breeders of the Istrian goat involved in support programs will be presented on our website so that users can find all relevant information about them and their goat herds. This information will include, but is not limited to, the name or business name of the breeder, location, number of Istrian goat herds, and other relevant details. This transparency provides users with insight into the work of breeders and informs them about the support programs the Fund implements. The Regulations and Donation Agreement will be available on our website, highlighting breeders' obligations. Compliance with these obligations is essential for maintaining the integrity of the support program, and every breeder is obliged to respect them.

Use of Cookies: Our website may use cookies to improve the user experience, analyze website usage, and customize content according to visitors' interests. Cookies are small text files that the website stores on your device while browsing. We use Google Analytics as a tool for tracking visitors and analyzing website usage. Google Analytics uses cookies to analyze website usage, generate reports on website activity, and provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. The information collected by cookies about website usage (including IP address) will be transmitted to and stored on Google's servers. Google will use this information for the purpose of analyzing website usage, generating reports on website activity, and providing other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google may transfer this information to third parties where required by law or where third parties process information on Google's behalf. Visitors to our website can choose whether to accept or decline cookies. Cookie settings can be changed at any time in the web browser settings. The decision to accept or reject cookies will not affect the functionality of our website but may affect the user experience.

Users accessing our website agree to comply with these terms and obligations and understand the importance of transparency and collaboration in conserving the Istrian goat.

We reserve the right to amend and/or supplement this Privacy Statement at any time without prior notice. The amended Privacy Statement becomes valid upon publication on these websites.