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Data protection declaration of the microblogging channel on twitter.com of LIR gGmbH

The Leibniz Institute for Resilience Research (LIR) gGmbH uses the technical platform and services of Twitter, Inc.,1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA for the microblogging service offered here.

We would like to point out that you use the Twitter microblogging service offered here and its functions on your own responsibility. This applies in particular to the use of the interactive functions (e.g. sharing, rating). Alternatively, you can also access the information offered via this on our website at www.lir-mainz.de.

The data collected about you when using the service is processed by Twitter Inc. and may be transferred to countries outside the European Union. This includes, among other things, your IP address, the application you are using, information about the terminal device you are using (including device ID and application ID), information about visited websites, your location and your mobile provider.

This data is assigned to the data of your Twitter account or your Twitter profile. We have no influence on the type and scope of the data processed by Twitter, the type of processing and use or the transfer of this data to third parties. Information on what data is processed by Twitter and for what purposes can be found in the Twitter privacy policy (https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=de ) as well as about the possibility to view own data at Twitter (https://help.twitter.com/de/managing-your-account/accessing-your-twitter-data ).

Furthermore, you have the option to request information via the Twitter privacy form or the archive requests:



We, as the provider of the information service, do not collect and process any data from your use of our microblogging service beyond this.

You have options for restricting the processing of your data in the general settings of your Twitter account and under the item "Privacy and security". In addition, you can restrict Twitter's access to contact and calendar data, photos, location data, etc. on mobile devices (smartphones, tablet computers) in the settings options there. However, this depends on the operating system used. More information on these points is available on the following Twitter support pages:


Twitter buttons or widgets integrated into websites and the use of cookies enable Twitter to record your visits to these websites and assign them to your Twitter profile. Based on this data, content or advertising can be offered tailored to you. Information on this and on the available setting options can be found on the following Twitter support pages:



You can find the current version of this privacy policy at the URL https://twitter.com/LIRgGmbH. If you have any questions about our information offering, you can reach us at info@lir-mainz.de.

You can also find more information about Twitter and other social networks and how to protect your data at www.youngdata.de.