Profile of the Leipzig Research Center
for Early Child Development (LFE)

Data policy

Data registration for children studies

Use of personal data
If you voluntarily provide us with personal data by filling in the registration from, we use these data exclusively to get in contact with you. A further use does not take place. We will never disclose, divulge or sell your personal data to third parties.

We take all technical and organizational measures to protect your and your child’s personal data against loss or abuse. Your data will be saved in a secure operating environment which is not accessible to the public. We do not save contact data on web servers, but data will be transferred to us via encrypted mail.
In general, we recommend to convey personal information only by post or by telephone.

Data information and data deletion
On written inquiry, you will be always gladly informed by us which data we saved about you (e.g. name and address) or your child.
For further questions on processing of your personal data, information, suggestions and complaints feel free to contact us at any time. As a matter of course, we delete all your and your child’s personal data saved in connection with the registration if desired.

General data policy

Inclusion of services and contents by third parties
It may occur that contents of third parties such as maps provided via Google Maps are implemented in this website.
This always presupposes that the content providers (in the following named as “third-party providers”) capture the users’ IP address, since contents could be provided to users’ browsers without IP address. Consequently, the IP address is essential to the presentation of the respective contents.
We endeavor to only use such contents, the provider of which only use the IP address for the delivery of content. However, we have no influence on whether the third-party providers save these data e.g. for statistical purposes. Where this is known to us, we inform the users about it.

Furthermore, we would like to refer to the privacy policy of Leipzig University.