Privacy policy of Poverello a non-profit association

The web is an initiative of:

Poverello vzw
Economy street 4
B-1000 Brussels
Company no. BE 0418.482.051

Poverello attaches a great deal of value to your privacy and personal data. For this reason, Poverello will only process personal data in a manner that is in accordance with the current Personal Data Protection Act or the General Data Protection Regulation (AVG / GDPR) and the other possible relevant legislation.
Through this privacy statement Poverello wants to point out how you can process personal data and also inform you about your rights. By using our website you are deemed to be aware of the provisions in this privacy statement and you give your explicit permission to possible processing operations by Poverello.
It is possible that this privacy statement will be changed in the future. Every important change will always be clearly communicated on our homepage.
For privacy issues in the context of our services for our customers, we would also like to refer to our proposed processor agreement.

Personal data that we collect

Poverello undertakes to process only the data that are relevant and necessary for the purpose for which they are collected. The following personal data can be processed by Poverello after a visit to our site:

• E-mail address and / or address when subscribing to newsletter (Poverello newspaper)
• When issuing certificates of donations

What we use this data for

Poverello collects your data exclusively for the following well-defined purposes.

• Send newsletter
• When issuing certificates of donations

We do not store your personal data longer than is strictly necessary to achieve the above objectives and to comply with the statutory retention periods.

Security of personal data

Poverello does everything it can to protect the confidentiality and security of personal data. We apply appropriate technical and organizational measures in such a way that the processing complies with the requirements of national and European legislation.
The number of employees of Poverello who have access to your personal information is limited and carefully selected. These are subject to a duty of confidentiality and are only granted access to personal data to the extent that they need that information to perform their duties properly.

Your rights as a visitor

As a data subject you have different privacy rights, which are listed below. If you wish to invoke one of these rights, please send your request to  Contact

( Administration)

. Poverello undertakes to follow up on this.

• Right of access and inspection
You have the right to inspect your personal data at all times, as well as the use we make of  your personal data.

• Right of improvement, removal and limitation

You can always submit a request to us to improve, supplement or delete your personal data.
You may also request a restriction of the processing of your personal data.

• Right of resistance

You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data for serious / legitimate reasons. In case you object to the use of personal data for direct marketing purposes, you do not have to give reasons.

  • Right of free data transferYou have the right to obtain the personal data provided to us in a structured, current and  machine readable form, and to transfer  these to other controllers.
  • Right of withdrawal of consent

If the processing is based on your prior consent, you have the right to revoke this consent at  any time.

• Right to file a complaint

You have the right to file a complaint regarding the processing of your personal data by  Poverello at the Belgian Privacy Commission
(Rue des Compresses 35, 1000 Brussels, +32 (0) 2 274 48 00,

Questions and feedback

If you have any questions or comments, you may direct them to the following e-mail address or telephone number.

( Administration)
This privacy statement was last modified on: May 14, 2018.