Privacy policy

Privacy policy

Data Protection

The protection of individual personal data is an important concern of ours. The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. The processing of the data geathered on this site is done by ENRIO/Austrian Agency for Research Integrity staff or any persons who may replace them.

In accordance with the Law on the Protection of Persons with regard to the Processing of Personal Data, the site user has, in particular, the right to access, rectify and delete the private data concerning him or her. To exercise this right, contact ENRIO (e-mail:



1.1. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyse how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

You can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under

Please note that this website initializes Google Analytics with the setting anonymizeIp. This guarantees anonymized data collection by masking the last part of your IP address.

More information about Google Analytics’ terms and conditions of use and data privacy.


1.2. Newsletter

The majority of content included in the ENRIO’s newsletter leads to the ENRIO website where the full information is available.

Upon registering to the ENRIO subscriber list, the email address is added to the ENRIO newsletter list, after verifying the desire to subscribe in a confirmation email. This data is used by ENRIO to deliver the ENRIO newsletter, which is sent exclusively by email, as well as to enable analytics of the open and click rate of the ENRIO newsletter. Links to the ENRIO newsletter are tracked and thus ENRIO newsletter click activity flows into the Google Analytics of the website, this helps ENRIO gauge how many of the overall website visits originated via ENRIO newsletter. ENRIO uses this information to better understand which content is the most popular in ENRIO newsletter. By subscribing to ENRIO newsletter, you consent to the processing of this data for the purposes set out above. You can unsubscribe form the newsletter by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of the newsletter.

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