Terms and conditions

Processing of personal data

The protection of personal data is an important topic to Mercy Ships. In this privacy policy learn how, to what extent, and to what purpose Mercy Ships processes personal data. Mercy Ships will only use and process your personal data after receiving your permission during the registration process and only in consent of legal regulation (GDPR 2016-679). This is the case in the following situations:

Registration information

During the registration process, Mercy Ships collects and processes personal data (e.g., contact and manifest details), in order to formalize the ticketing agreement. When you book a group ticket, make sure you have approval from your fellow visitors. Processing this data is in line with Art. 6 Paragraph 1B, 1C and 1F AVG. For some of the required information there may be specific legal grounds or justified interests, which are specified hereunder.

How can you contact us?

Our postal address is:

Africa Bureau
11 Rue 12.225,
Les Cocotiers-la Haie Vive
04 B.P 1398 Cotonou, BÉNIN
Tel: +229 62 38 79 79

We can also be reached via email at experience@mercyships.org

or you can reach us by telephone at +229 62 38 79 79

Contact details of our Data Protection Officer:

Jay L. Manns
Data Protection Officer

PO Box 2020, Lindale TX 75771-202, VS
Chemin de la Fauvette 98, 1012 Lausanne, Switzerland

Processing of personal data