This Privacy Policy explains the practices employed by THE GREEK FOUNDATION in collecting and using your information and the ways in which you can influence these. This Privacy Policy together with Terms & Condition governs THE GREEK FOUNDATION’s relationship with you in relation to this website (“Website”).
THE GREEK FOUNDATION’s Privacy Policy is governed by laws 2472/1997 and 3471/2006, which rule Personal Data Protection in Greece, as well as relevant European Directives.

Some services (including but not limited to reading articles, ordering products and services, entering competitions, subscribing to publications, voting in polls, playing games, completing surveys, placing postings/comments on forums, and submitting files to present your work) require you to set up an account with THE GREEK FOUNDATION. To create a secure account you must complete the online registration application. In order to process your registration request, it may be necessary to enter personally identifiable information (Personal Data) about you. The type of personally identifiable information may include your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, credit/debit card information, date of birth. You may also be asked to provide additional (non-mandatory) information for research purposes or choose to provide information by making a posting on a forum or as part of your file submissions. You declare that all the details you enter are exact and true and you accept that in case THE GREEK FOUNDATION notes otherwise, it has the right to cancel your registration and deny any offer of services. You must always keep your Personal Data up to date. Your Personal Data is private and confidential to THE GREEK FOUNDATION and is not made known to third parties for commercial purposes.

In order to register, you determine your own private user name and password according with the directions provided by THE GREEK FOUNDATION. If the Website offers a Facebook/Twitter single-sign-on service, you will be able to register for and log in to your Website account using your Facebook/Twitter account.
If you choose to use the Facebook/Twitter single-sign-on service THE GREEK FOUNDATION will gain access, upon your explicit consent, to your basic Facebook/Twitter profile information, such as your name, profile picture and list of friends and any other information notified to you by Facebook/Twitter prior to you completing the single-sign-on authorization process. The information obtained from those services often depends on your settings or their privacy policies, so be sure to check what those are.
You are the sole responsible that the email address you enter, when you register, exists and is under your exclusive, total and complete control and access. THE GREEK FOUNDATION is under no case liable for any damage caused to you because of access of third parties in your email address, either authorized or not. THE GREEK FOUNDATION retains the right to ask you for evidence in order to verify that you are the holder of such email address. In case you do not provide THE GREEK FOUNDATION with the necessary documentation, THE GREEK FOUNDATION reserves the right to cancel your registration.
Once you register with THE GREEK FOUNDATION, you have the right to cancel your registration at any time after you send such a request.

User Names and Passwords
User names and passwords are assigned with the correct completion of the registration. User names and passwords are strictly private and personal to you and you must not make them public or make them known to third parties. You are the sole responsible for every use of the Website through your user name and password and you must immediately notify THE GREEK FOUNDATION for any unauthorized use or breach of security. THE GREEK FOUNDATION is under no case liable for any damage of any kind caused to you or persons affiliated to you, out of the illegal or unauthorized use of user names and passwords. THE GREEK FOUNDATION reserves the right to ask for compensation and/or indemnification from you, in case it undergoes any damage out of an illegal or unauthorized use of user names and passwords.

THE GREEK FOUNDATION has the right to deactivate your account at any time in case you break this Privacy Policy and the User Terms.

Protection of Personal Data
THE GREEK FOUNDATION is the recipient of all Personal Data that you provide. THE GREEK FOUNDATION keeps and processes the personal character data file, according with law 2472/1997 for the purpose of providing you with the Website’s services, including but not limited to processing your orders and requests, communicating with you directly, analyzing web usage. You have the right of information, the right of access and the right of objection to the keeping and procession of your Personal Data, according with articles 11, 12 and 13 of law 2472/1997, after sending a written request to THE GREEK FOUNDATION. Your email address, which you will use to register with THE GREEK FOUNDATION, can be used by THE GREEK FOUNDATION for sending of offers, newsletters, promotion of products and for other services that the Website offers, according with law 3471/2006. At any point, you can opt out of the use of your email address for the purposes above, after stating so to THE GREEK FOUNDATION.

Please note that THE GREEK FOUNDATION follows strict security procedures in order that the data it collects is stored and processed appropriately and securely. Unfortunately the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although THE GREEK FOUNDATION will do its best to protect your personal data, it cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the Website; any transmission is at your own risk. Clicking on links and advertisements on the Website may result in your transferal to another website, where privacy policy may vary to that of THE GREEK FOUNDATION’s. THE GREEK FOUNDATION is not responsible for and has no control over information that is submitted to or collected by these third parties.

THE GREEK FOUNDATION has the right to use cookies for the identification of the User. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computing device (e.g. pc, laptop, tablet, mobile phone). A cookie does not process or exploit any data or file from your device but is used only for facilitating your access to certain services of the Website and for statistical reasons, in order to define which parts of the Website are more popular and for marketing reasons. Amongst other things, a cookie will allow THE GREEK FOUNDATION to recognize you each time you re-visit the Website and provide you with a more personalized user experience or enable THE GREEK FOUNDATION to remember you next time you come to sign in, eliminating the need for you to re-enter your login details and customizing your future uses of the Website.

You can set your device and browser so as not to receive and store cookies, either totally or partially. If you do not want your browser to accept cookies and use them in the ways described above it is possible to change your browser settings. It is also possible to delete existing cookies from your browser. However blocking all cookies will affect your web experience and may result in some parts of the Website not functioning properly or you might even not have access in the Website at all. The procedure for modifying your privacy preferences is different for each internet browser. For more detailed information on how to clear or disable all of your browser cookies, please go to

THE GREEK FOUNDATION keeps this Privacy Policy under review and may update it at any time in order to correspond with applicable legislation. Any updates will be made on this page without any other notice. Competent Courts for any dispute, claim or conflict arising out of this Privacy Policy and the Terms & Conditions are the Courts of Thessaloniki Greece and applicable is the Greek Law.

If you have any queries relating to THE GREEK FOUNDATION Privacy Policy or you wish to exercise your rights as explained above, please contact us by writing to