Privacy policy

Responsible handling of personal data is a matter of great concern to the Association Support for Torture Victims. We comply with the Federal Data Protection Act and provide transparent information on the collection and use of personal data in this data protection statement – published on the website under “Data Protection”.

General: Personal data

The National network Support for Torture Victims does not collect any personal data and does not pass it on or market it to third parties.


The Website is hosted by  WeLoveYou. During a visit, technical data, also called server log files, are transmitted to a server. By using WeLoveYou as a website platform, this data is stored in Germany. This data includes the IP address, the date and time of the request, the specific page that is opened, the amount of data transferred, the referrer website and information about the web browser and its language.


We use cookies on our websites. These are small text files that are stored on the visitor’s terminal device. They store how our website is used so that we can analyse, manage, develop and improve our services.

Visitors can use personal settings in their browser to determine whether to accept or disable cookies or other tracking technologies, or to be warned about the use of these technologies. For more information, please use the help function of your browser. Blocking or deactivating such functions may limit or exclude the use of the website.


Your surfing behaviour can be statistically evaluated when visiting our websites. This is done mainly with cookies and with so-called analysis programs.

External links

We have no influence on external content to which we refer, nor on their compliance with data protection regulations.

Right to information

We will be happy to provide you with written information about your stored data and correct or delete it on request. To do so, please send an e-mail to:

Declaration of consent

By using our aforementioned offers, you consent to the processing of the data collected about you in the manner and for the purposes described.

We reserve the right to adapt this data protection declaration at any time. The current data protection declaration published on the website applies in each case.


If you have any questions on the subject of data protection or wish to exercise your rights, please contact or

Support for torture victims
c/o Ambulatorium für Folter- und Kriegsopfer SRK
Werkstrasse 16
CH-3084 Wabern