The games of the Arabia Felix serious game app series are provided by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation, “GIZ”). GIZ is the controller of your or your child’s personal data processed in connection with your or your child’s use of these games (“your personal data”).
As GIZ is established in Germany it is subject to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). According to the latter, GIZ must make information about its processing of personal data available to the data subjects. This information is provided to you in this privacy notice.
1. How to contact GIZ
GIZ and GIZ’s data protection officer can be reached at the following e-mail addresses
2. Categories of personal data processed
The following categories of personal data may be automatically processed about you or your child (together “you”) when you use the Paper Shelter (“App”):
GIZ may process additional personal and anonymized data about you. This concerns:
Responding to the questionnaire is not required for being able to use the App. We do not store any personal data. Personal data is anonymized and your questionnaire responses are only stored in statistical form; they cannot be reassigned to you.
3. Purposes and legal basis of the processing of your personal data
4. Recipients of personal data
Your personal data may be shared with service providers responsible for maintaining the App, a data hosting provider and a software-as-a-service provider enabling the multiplayer experience.
5. Data retention period
Where personal data has been stored about you, it is deleted as soon as it is not needed anymore for the purposes set out above.
6. Data transfers to a third country or an international organization
Your personal data is stored on secure servers in the EU. It will not be transferred to a non-EU country or an international organization.
7. Data protection rights
You have the following rights with respect to the processing of your personal data:
There are some exceptions to these rights. For example, it is not possible to erase your data if GIZ has a legal obligation to retain it or if GIZ is unable to identify your personal data. If you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data by GIZ or would like to express any concerns in this respect, please do not hesitate to contact GIZ’s data protection officer using the e-mail address indicated in section 2 above.
If you are of the opinion that the processing of your personal data constitutes a breach of the GDPR or other applicable EU data protection law, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a data protection authority. The competent data protection authority is the Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information.
8. Automated decision making
Your personal data will not be used for automated decision making.