Privacy Policy

Data Protection

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung attaches the greatest importance to the protection of your personal data. It adheres strictly to the legal provisions governing the permissibility of the handling of personal data – in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulation (DS-GVO) and the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) – and has taken the necessary technical and organizational measures for data protection.

The following notes are intended to give you an overview of how we ensure this protection, in particular what type of data we collect, process and use for what purposes and what rights are granted to you by law.

Responsible for Data Processing

Responsible (Article 4 No. 7 DS-BER) is the

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Nigeria
P.O.Box. 5142
Wuse, Abuja
+234 803 899 8708

Automatically Collected Data

By default, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung collects and stores the following information that has been automatically transmitted to us via your browser when you access this website in its server log files:

  • Browser type / version
  • used operating system
  • Referrer URL (the previously visited page)
  • Host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
  • Date and time of server request

This information cannot be assigned to specific persons by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung. They are evaluated exclusively anonymously and used to improve the content and function of the website. A combination of this data with other data sources or the creation of personal user profiles in any other way will not be done.

Cancellation (Right to be Forgotten)

Subject to statutory retention requirements, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung will delete your data once the purpose underlying the storage has been achieved, you have revoked your consent or one of the other cases listed in Article 17 DS-BER.


The websites use so-called cookies in several places. They serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. However, you have the option to set up your browser to notify you when you should receive a cookie. Then you can decide for yourself whether you want to allow it or not. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses.

Web statistics tools, plugins

The website of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung uses the following services, which use cookies: YouTube. You can obtain additional information by clicking on the indicated services.

Your Rights

You have the right at any time to obtain information about the data stored by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung on your person, their origin and recipient, the purpose of the storage as well as to provide further information in accordance with Article 15 DS-GVO, § 34 BDSG. Please contact info(at) with this request.

You have the right to demand the correction of incorrect data concerning you (Article 16 DS-BER).

You also have the right to delete the data relating to you under the conditions specified in Article 17 DS-GVO, § 35 BDSG. Please contact info(at) in this case.

You have the rights to restriction of processing according to Article 18 of the GDPR, to data transferability acc. Article 20 of the DS-BER and opposition to Article 21. Insofar as the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung uses your data for sending event announcements, publication offers or other information (direct mail), you may object to their use for these purposes; the data will then no longer be processed and used for these purposes (Article 21 (2), 3 DS-BER). You can address your objection freely to info(at)

Web statistics

The website uses Matomo, a web analytics open-source software. Matomo uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site.

The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address anonymized prior to its storage) will be stored on the server of the service provider in Germany. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.