Privacy policy

1. Privacy

Afera respects the privacy of visitors to this website, whether or not they are members of Afera. Personal data provided to Afera while visiting the site may be collected and stored. Personal data will be processed only if such processing is compatible with the purpose of collecting personal data as set out below.

1.1 What does Afera do with your data?

If you voluntarily provide your data in order to be kept up-to-date on certain Afera information and/or activities, the data you provide will be used for that purpose only.

Your data will be used:

  • for our membership management, and/or
  • to keep you abreast of information that is of interest and relevant to you and to offer our services in accordance with the aims of our association.

The personal data collected will not be sold or made available to third parties, except in special circumstances, such as where obliged by law. As an association we do not pursue commercial acts, therefore your personal data will not be used for this purpose.

1.2 Cookies

This website uses cookies and tracking software to monitor visitors to better understand their usage of this website. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will not store, save or collect personal information. For further information you can read Google’s privacy policy here:

1.3 Storage period

Afera stores the personal data it processes no longer than necessary for the purpose of the data processing or required by the Public Records Act.

Afera has taken appropriate technical and organisational measures to secure personal data against loss or unlawful processing.

In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Afera is exempted from notifying the Data Protection Authority of data stored.

2. Your rights

You may apply for access to your personal data and you are entitled to correct those data or have them removed from our system. You can also object to the use of your data. For further information please contact the Afera Secretariat via e-mail at

If you want to know which of your personal data Afera processes, you can submit a written request for perusal by sending a letter to: Afera, P.O. Box 85645, 2508 CH The Hague, The Netherlands.


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