Privacy policy

This privacy policy applies to personal information collected by the Interreg North-West Europe programme on our website

We value our users and understand concerns about online privacy and security. We want to ensure that personal information is handled in a safe, respectful and responsible manner. Our privacy policy describes the types of personal information we collect about our users, how we use the information, the choices you have regarding our use of your personal information and how you may contact us about our privacy practices.

Interreg North-West Europe is committed to the protection of personal data, in accordance with the General Data Protection Rules. Your personal data will thus be processed in conformity with the above-mentioned Regulation.

Should you have any queries about the processing of your personal data, please contact

Subscribing to ‘alerts’

By subscribing to our alerts, you agree that Interreg North-West Europe may automatically process personal data which you have provided in the sign-up form.

You can remove your subscription at any time by sending an e-mail to Personal data processed for the purpose mentioned above will be secured until unsubscribing.

Other data collected

To improve our websites and to make your online experience more enjoyable, when you visit our websites we collect certain information by automated means, using cookies and other tools.

A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer's hard drive when you visit our websites. We use cookies to tell us who you are, tailor our services to suit your personal interests, estimate the number of visitors to our websites, track visits to pages within our websites and/or analyse our customers' visiting patterns. Cookies do not contain information such as names. Most browsers are pre-set to accept cookies and are used to make online visits easier and faster for you. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that this may impede full functionality of this website.

Google Analytics

This site uses Google Analytics to understand how visitors use the site. In conjunction with obtaining information through cookies, other details may be logged, such as operating system type, browser type, domain, and other system settings, as well as the language your system uses and the country and time zone in which your device is located. The web server logs also may record information such as the address of the web page that linked you to our site and the IP address of the device you use to connect to the Internet.

You can prevent the compilation of data (including your IP address) through cookies and website use by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available through the following link

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

Data storage

Interreg North-West Europe does not copy or modify your personal information in any way and it is used solely for the purposes of Interreg North-West Europe mailings and the website. Personal information is never sold to third parties.

In compliance with the legal requirement of Regulation (EU) No. 1303/2013 (Common Provision Regulation), personal data relating to EU-funded projects in the structural fund period 2014-2020 are deleted after the statutory retention period.  

You have the right to information concerning your own personal data, as well as a right to rectification or erasure, restriction of processing, or to lodge a complaint against processing.  


This website provides information about the Interreg North-West Europe Programme and hosts web pages of funded projects. Our goal is to keep this information timely and accurate.

Interreg North-West Europe accepts, however, no responsibility or liability with regard to information provided on this website. This relates in particular to: Content and media provided by projects on their web pages including external websites, and content in the "Project Ideas" section. These parts of the programme website include information edited independently by external sources. These sources (approved projects and entries under the ‘project ideas’ section) bear the full responsibility of securing the rights to use the information and media that they publish. 


Content and media on the website cannot be used for commercial purposes without prior written approval.

Changes to the privacy policy

We reserve the right to change, modify or amend this privacy policy without prior notice to reflect changes in our personal information practices.

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