Privacy Policy

This policy (“Policy”, along with our Terms of Use) explains and sets the basis for why and when we collect personal information about the people who visit our websites, how we use them, the conditions under which we may disclose it to others, and the steps we take to keep you safe.

By visiting this website, you accept and consent to the practices described in this Policy. Please note that this includes consent to the collection and processing of any personal information that you provide, as described below. We may modify this Policy from time to time, so please review it from time to time to ensure that you agree to the changes. Your continued use of our website (s) will constitute your acceptance and acceptance of any changes.

About us

#SoydeMijas is a local, private, non-partisan and non-profit organization that works to promote the full development of the social and civil rights of the citizens of Mijas.

How We Collect Information About You:

We obtain information about you when you use our websites, when you communicate with us by email or a web form, or if you sign up to receive one of our regular newsletters. We may collect and process the following types of information about you:

Information you provide us

You can provide us with personal information by completing forms on our website (s) or by contacting us via email or live chat, as well as at our offices.

The personal information you provide may include your name, email, address, telephone number, IP address, language preference and information about the pages you access, and in some cases, other types of documentation may be requested. in order to justify certain requirements.

By providing this information to us, you give your express consent for us to use your personal information in accordance with this Policy and in order to fulfill the objectives described in each transfer of personal information.

Information We Collect About You

When you visit our website (s), we may collect information about your IP address, information about your visit, your browsing activity and how you use our website. This information may be combined with other information you provide.

Information we receive from other sources

We may receive information about you if you use any other website that we or our partners operate. We also work with third parties (including contractors, project partners, service providers, analytics providers) and we may receive information about you from them. This may be combined with other information that you provide to us.

How your information is used

We may use your personal information for the following purposes:

  • To provide you with relevant news and information.
  • To send you personalized communications that you have requested and that may be of interest to you, which may be based on your activity on our website (s) or on our partners’ website. These can include information about campaigns, activities and events.
  • To understand and measure the effectiveness of how we serve you and others.
  • To make suggestions and recommendations to you about services that may be of interest to you, which may be based on your activity on our website (s) or on our partners’ website.
  • For analysis and profiling.
  • To create aggregate trend reports, find out how visitors get to our website; which sites and pages are viewed, responses to marketing campaigns, and to determine the most effective marketing channels and messages.
  • To request your opinions or comments on the service we provide.
  • To notify you of changes to our service, policies, and terms of use.

We review our retention periods for personal information on a regular basis.
We will keep your personal information in our systems for as long as it is necessary for the corresponding activity.

Who has access to your information

We will not sell or rent your information to third parties. We will not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes. We may pass your information on to third party service providers, agents, subcontractors and other partner organizations in order to complete tasks and provide services to you on our behalf (for example, to process and store information and send you mail). However, if we use third-party service providers, we disclose only the personal information that is necessary to provide the service and we have a contract in place that requires them to keep your information secure and not use it for their own direct marketing purposes.

We will take the necessary steps to ensure that your privacy rights continue to be protected.

Your choices and your rights

You have the right to inform us that we do not process your personal information for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right and prevent us from processing such information by checking or unchecking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us by email at

We will not communicate with you for marketing purposes unless you have given your prior consent. You can change your marketing preferences at any time by contacting us by email at

How you can update your information

The accuracy of your information is important to us. If you change your email address, or any other information we have is inaccurate or out of date, please email us at

You have the right to request a copy of the information the Association holds about you.

Security measures to protect your information

When you provide us with personal information, we take steps to ensure that it is treated securely.

Non-confidential details, such as your email address, can be transmitted unencrypted over the Internet, so they cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure. While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of the information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. When we receive your information, we do our best to ensure its security on our systems.


We may analyze your personal information to create a profile of your preferences and interests so that we can communicate with you with information relevant to you. We may make use of additional information about you when available from outside sources to help us do this effectively.


The provisions of this Policy also apply to the request and sending of our newsletter, if any.

The newsletter will only be sent upon request by the user in the so-called “double opt-in procedure” (request on our website and confirmation of the corresponding request email).

Newsletter users are also assigned a User ID, which enables the Association to determine when the relevant newsletter was opened and which links or functions of the relevant newsletter were activated. This monitoring is done for the internal optimization of the newsletter. These data will not be transferred to third parties. The legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 / para.1f RGPD, where by authorization of the Association it is derived from the fact that, on the one hand, the Association has an interest in evaluating said data for the purposes of optimizing the newsletter and, on the other hand, any interested person can reasonably foresee at the time the personal data is collected and in view of the circumstances in which it is carried out (in particular, the aforementioned measures) that it will possibly be processed for this purpose. The user has the right to withdraw their consent at any time. If the newsletter user does not wish to receive this follow-up, he can unsubscribe from the newsletter. To do so, simply unsubscribe via the link in the newsletter or send an email to

The withdrawal of consent will not affect the legality of the treatment based on the consent before its withdrawal.

Use of cookies

Our site (s) use cookies to distinguish you from other visitors to our site. Cookies are small text files that can be stored on your computer (or other Internet-enabled devices, such as a smartphone or tablet). They are sent to your computer by a server and stored on your hard drive to allow a website to recognize you when you visit it again.

Cookies can be used by the website to make the user experience more efficient. Our site (s) use different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third-party services that appear on our pages. We use cookies to personalize content, provide social media features, and analyze our traffic. This improves your experience when you browse our site (s) and allows us to improve the service we provide. By continuing to browse our site (s), you agree to our use of cookies.

We also share information about your use of our site with our analytics and social media partners who may combine it with other information that you have provided to them or that they have collected from your use of their services.

At any time you can change or withdraw your consent to the cookie statement on our website. Your consent applies to the following domains:,

We use the following cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be disabled in our systems. They are generally only set in response to actions taken by you that amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling out forms. These cookies enable basic functions such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Targeting cookies

Our advertising partners may set these cookies through our site. Marketing cookies are used to track visitors on websites. These companies may use them to create a profile of your interests and show you relevant advertisements on other sites. The intention is to show ads that are relevant and attractive to the individual user and therefore more valuable to external publishers and advertisers. They do not directly store personal information, but are based on the unique identification of your browser and Internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

Performance cookies

These cookies are generally called statistical cookies and allow us to count visits and traffic sources so that we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and the least popular and to see how visitors move around the site. All the information that these cookies collect is aggregated and, therefore, anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our site and we will not be able to monitor your performance.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites operated by other organizations. This Policy applies only to our website, so we recommend that you read the privacy statements on the other websites that you visit. We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other sites, even if you access them through links on our website.

If you linked to our website from a third party site, we cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of the owners and operators of that third party site and we recommend that you consult the policy of that site.

16 years or less

We are concerned about protecting the privacy of children under the age of 16. If you are 16 years of age or younger, please obtain your parent / guardian’s permission in advance each time you provide us with personal information.

Where we store your personal information

The data that we collect from you may be transferred to and stored in a country outside the European Economic Area (EEA). It may also be processed by personnel who operate outside the EEA and who work for us. The laws of some countries may not provide the same legal protection for your information as in the EEA. By submitting your personal information, you agree to this transfer, storage or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

The transmission of information over the Internet is not completely secure. Although we will always do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your information; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use good procedures and strong security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.

Review of this policy

We keep this Policy under regular review. This Policy was last updated in May 2021.

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