Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Information on the use of personal data conforming to article. 13 of the 30th June 2003 decree number 196
On this page we can find the ways in which the website treats the user’s personal data.

Data Controller
Following the viewing of this site information relating to identified or identifiable people can be used. The data controller is the Paolo Cresci Foundation for the history of Italian Emigration, based in Cortile Carrara n 1 – Lucca.

Location and purpose of data processing.
The data processing connected to the services of this website is done in the aforementioned headquarters of the Foundation and are dealt with exclusively by the technical staff from the responsible office; or any maintenance staff.
The personal data provided by the users can be used and sent to other public authorities for the sole purpose of completing the requested service or when such communication is bound by law.

Method of data treatment
Personal data is treated with automated instruments and only for the time necessary to achieve the goal for which it has been collected.
Specific security measures are observed to prevent data loss, illegal or incorrect usage and unauthorized access.

User’s rights
The users whose data is collected have, in any moment, the right to obtain confirmation of the existence, or lack thereof, of such data and to know its content and origin. It is also possible to verify the correctness, request the integration or updating of such information (article 7 of the decree 196/2003).
In view of the same article you have the right to request the deletion, the transformation into anonymous form or the blocking of used data when in violation of the law; you also have the right to deny, for any legitimate reason, the use of such data.
Any requests can be sent to the email address
To read more about the regulations you can consult the website of the Privacy Guarantor.