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Privacy Statement EURAXESS Sweden

Privacy Statement EURAXESS Sweden

Protection of your personal data

The website of EURAXESS Sweden is hosted by Vinnova, Sweden´s Innovation Agency.

Vinnova is the EURAXESS BHO of Sweden and the portal administrator acts on behalf of Vinnova as editor and publisher of this website.

EURAXESS Sweden takes the protection of personal data very seriously. We will treat your personal data as confidential and according to the legal provisions regarding data protection.

Here we want to inform you which personal data we collect when you visit our website and for which purposes we use it.

Personal data

Personal data is information that can be used to ascertain your identity. This means information such as your name, address and e-mail address. This does not include information that is not directly related to your person (e.g. favourite websites or number of users of a specific site).

Data collection

For the data processing of the EURAXESS portal, such as information about portal visitors and registered members, all data is stored by the European Commission. We kindly refer to their Privacy Statement EURAXESS.

Use of inquiries by e-mail

Inquiries by e-mail will be received by our own mail server. We will not pass on any data that you provide when contacting us to third parties without your consent (except in cases where this is required by the law). We only use it to process your inquiry.

Legal basis

We process your data exclusively in accordance with legal regulations, in particular:

Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and Of The Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and reapeling Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation)

The Swedish Data Protection Authority (DPA)


Contact information


Mäster Samuelsgatan 56

SE-101 58 Stockholm


Contact regarding data protection:

+46 8 473 30 00