Privacy Policy



Last update: 27 April 2021

The present Privacy Policy aims to give the User of the Website entitled TOGETHER FOR THE MED (accessible for free via, information on how BLUESEEDS, acting as data controller, processes his/her Personal data, in accordance with the legislation in force on the protection of Personal data, and especially the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of Personal data (known as General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR), that BLUESEEDS commits to comply with.


For the purposes of the present Privacy Policy, the following terms shall, unless otherwise stated, have the following meanings:

BLUESEEDS (referred to as either “BLUESEEDS”, “We”, “Us” or “Our” in this Privacy Policy): refers to BLUESEEDS, a simplified joint stock company with a single shareholder, with a capital of 10,000 Euros, registered in the Bordeaux Trade and Companies Register under the number RCS Bordeaux B 884 350 547, whose headquarters are located at Darwin Ecosystem, 87 Quai des Queyries, 33100 Bordeaux, France

What type of personal data do we collect?

Personal data: constitutes any information which allows the direct or indirect identification of a natural person using the Service.

Service: refers to the TOGETHER FOR THE MED Website that allows the user to explore and learn about marine conservation actions conducted by conservation actors and organisations across the Mediterranean Sea.

User (referred to as either “User”, “You” or “Your” in this Privacy Policy): refers to a natural person, be it an adult or a minor who has obtained prior permission from his/her legal representative, who uses the Service for his/her own needs and for purely personal, non-commercial purposes.

Website: refers to the website entitled TOGETHER FOR THE MED, which provides access to the Service and may be used for free via .

Why do we process personal data and under what legal basis?

Through the Website, BLUESEEDS processes the User’s Personal data in order to: 

- Purposes Send the User, with their prior consent, news and newsletters.

- Legal basis The processing is based on the User’s consent.  

What type of personal data do we collect?

The Personal data that BLUESEEDS collects through the Website are:

Contact data: e-mail address

Who has access to your personal data?

Within the limits of their respective attributions, the data collected may be accessible by or intended for the BLUESEEDS team, as well as its possible subcontractors.

How long are retained your personal data? 

The User’s personal data are kept by BLUESEEDS for the time strictly necessary to achieve the aforementioned purposes, and as long as the User has not unsubscribed or requested the deletion of his/her personal data. The User is informed that in the event of unsubscribing or requesting the deletion of his/her Personal data, the data will be automatically deleted.


What are your rights and how can you exercise them? 

The User may exercise his/her rights of access and rectification of his/her Personal data at any time. A right of deletion, a right of limitation or a right of opposition may also be exercised. In some cases, the portability of their data is possible.

Where the processing of Personal data is based on the User's consent, BLUESEEDS informs the User that he/she may withdraw this consent at any time.

The User may issue instructions on the storage, deletion or disclosure of his/her Personal data after his/her death.

To exercise his/her rights, the User may write to BLUESEEDS, providing proof of his identity, at the following address: 

The User is informed that he/she has the right to submit a request to the ‘Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés’ (CNIL), the authority responsible for compliance with Personal data obligations in France.


Are your personal data transferred outside the EU?

Personal data collected and processed by BLUESEEDS may be transferred outside the European Union. In the event of transfer of Personal data outside the European Union, BLUESEEDS will take the appropriate guarantees, in particular contractual guarantees, to ensure the protection of the User's data and compliance with the applicable regulations on the protection of Personal data.


How are your personal data secured?

BLUESEEDS ensures that the User’s data are processed in complete security and confidentiality, including when certain operations are carried out by subcontractors. To this end, appropriate technical and organisational measures are put in place to prevent the loss, misuse, alteration and deletion of Personal data concerning the user. These measures are adapted according to the level of sensitivity of the data.


Change to the present Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be subject to change. We recommend that You check this Privacy Policy from time to time to inform yourself of any changes.