This page intends to inform you of the LIFT website policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data during and after your visit on the website.

By using the LIFT website you agree to the collection and use of data in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

In order to respect personal privacy LIFT has implemented necessary procedures concerning the personal data protection. Their utilization serves to comply with all requirements and standards arising from the 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 repealing Directive 95/46/EC (known as General Data Protection Regulation).


Personal data

LIFT website does not automatically collect or store personal data of its visitors, such as: visitors name, address, e-mail address, phone number or other – unless it is purposely sent by them via LIFT website contact form or e-mail. The only personal data in order to differentiate visitors is the IP (Internet Protocol) address, which is being collected by the Google Analytics plugin and reported to LIFT administrators.

If you choose to contact LIFT through website contact form, according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) we would like to inform you that the Administrator of your data provided through the LIFT website is the Institute of Rural and Agricultural Development of Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw, Poland), who is the partner of the LIFT research consortium in charge of communication. If you would like to have your personal information modified or removed at any time, you may contact the LIFT website administrator through LIFT website contact form or write directly to lift-h2020[at]


Impersonal data

LIFT website automatically collects impersonalized data about its visitors through the implementation of Google Analytics service, which is a service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Such data (summarized for all users) helps understand how to farther develop LIFT website and report the aggregated visitors’ activities to the LIFT project’s coordinator. Such information includes:

– your browser type and version;

– the pages of LIFT website that you visit;

– the time and date of your visit;

– the time spent on particular LIFT website pages.

– other diagnostic data.

We don’t use this data to identify persons, but only for statistics.

This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by changing your browser settings or installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page:


Changes to LIFT Privacy Policy

LIFT website may update its Privacy Policy without prior notice, so it is advised to read it each time before the use of the website. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.


Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us.