Privacy policy

Dear user,

Responsible for the content of the website www.seemo.org is:

South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO)
Spiegelgasse 2/29
1010 Vienna, Austria
T: +43 1 513 39 40
Email: info@seemo.org


The information on this page relates only to the SEEMO website and does not concern other websites that may be consulted by the user through redirect links placed on the pages of our site or to users who link the website to SEEMO.

For any questions related to the SEEMO Privacy Policy or to the use of your data, please contact us via email: info@seemo.org

SEEMO is also responsible for the SEEMO Newsletter and SEEMO database.

We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting SEEMO via email info@seemo.org.

We encourage those interested in our work to sign up for our newsletter. Those on our newsletter mailing list may occasionally receive additional communications on specific topics or events that we believe may be of interest.

The subscription process has been updated to comply with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that came into effect on 25 May 2018 (more on https://gdpr-info.eu/) . You may unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time through a link included in each newsletter e-mail. If you experience any difficulties in unsubscribing, please contact us via email info@seemo.org.

The full of list of members of the Board, Coordinators, Staff and Advisors is available on: http://www.seemo.org/team-and-board

Secretary General: Oliver Vujovic
Chair of the SEEMO Board: Radomir Licina


SEEMO is a non-governmental organisation with status of a Verein in Austria.

SEEMO strongly values the privacy of its partners, event participants, attacked journalists, sources of information and members and makes every effort to protect data and private information provided to us. We encourage visitors and newsletter subscribers to review the Policy on a regular basis.

This Policy governs information collected through our webpage www.seemo.org, as also other pages coordinated by SEEMO.

If you are just visiting our website, we do not collect any personal information from you. We may ask you to provide certain personal data when you contact us through our website, fill out our forms on our website or when you take advantage of certain services we offer, such as when you sign up for our electronic newsletter or make a registration for an event we will organise. These data enable us to effectively communicate with you. No data collected by us are distributed in the public or used for any commercial propose.

We use PayPal to process web-based payments, donations and membership fees to SEEMO. By using PayPal, you consent to its terms of service, including as they relate to privacy. SEEMO does not store your credit card number or details in any form.

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser that enable the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognise your browser and remember certain information.

We use cookies in order to learn about how visitors interact with our website so as to better understand our audience and to continually improve users’ experience of our website. Cookies provide us with statistics on web traffic to the site and how visitors navigate through the site once there. Such data is always collected in an anonymous and aggregate fashion using third-party services such as Google Analytics. Your personal data is not recorded in such cases. You can block cookies by changing the preferences in your web browser. Please note that disabling cookies may prevent you from fully accessing some of the site’s features.

Personal data that we collect from you is stored primarily on our secure servers. However, in some cases your data may be stored on servers located outside of Austria if they have been shared with SEEMO conference partners or representative bodies in other countries; or when they have been shared with third parties in other countries following your consent.

The data may be disclosed to third parties, exclusively for technical and operational needs strictly related to our work and in particular to the following categories of subjects: a) Entities, professionals, companies or other structures appointed by us for processing related to fulfillment the administrative, accounting, management obligations related to the ordinary conduct of our activity; b) To public authorities and administrations for the purposes connected with the fulfillment of legal obligations; c) Banks, financial institutions or other entities for whom the transfer of data is necessary for the purposes of carrying out the activities of SEEMO in particular in relation to the fulfillment, on our part, of the contractual obligations.

By sharing your data with us, you agree to this data transfer, storage or processing. We take the security of your data very seriously and make every effort to ensure the integrity thereof. Nevertheless, despite precautions, the provision and storage of electronic data can not be considered completely secure. Therefore, sharing your data with us is entirely at your own risk.

We will not disclose your personal data to any parties outside of SEEMO’s organisational structure without your consent. An exception applies in cases required by law or if we believe there has been an inappropriate intereference with our website or services.

Aggregate statistical information on web traffic may on occasion be shared with organisation stakeholders, such as donors, or with third-party service providers, such as website managers or designers.

SEEMO accepts no liability for the correctness or completeness of the information and data provided on its website, and information published on SEEMO’s website is not to be considered legal advice. SEEMO accepts no liability for any direct or indirect damages that may arise from the use of any information or data content on its website, nor shall it accept liability for any damages arising as a consequence of accessing any other websites via links provided on the site. SEEMO does not guarantee that information, software or other material that is accessible via its website is free of viruses or any other damaging components.

Our website may include links to various third parties, including partner organisations, donors, corporate members, partner companies and institutions or external service providers. SEEMO does not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy policies or standards of any third-party websites. Similarly, we are not responsible for the availability or content or these external sites, nor do we endorse, guarantee or warrant the information, services or products available on these sites.

The text of this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence. Except where expressly indicated otherwise, you are welcome to use and share the text of this website provided you attribute the South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) as the source. All photos are copyright of their respective source.

Any legal matters arising from the use of SEEMO’s website are to be governed by Austrian law, with Vienna as the place of jurisdiction.

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