Privacy Statement


Your personal data are processed by us only in accordance with the provisions of German data privacy laws. The following provisions describe the type, scope and purpose of collecting, processing and utilizing personal data. This data privacy policy applies only to our web pages. If links on our pages route you to other pages, please inquire there about how your data are handled in such cases.

Data collection and processing for access from the Internet

When you visit the website of the Regional Labour Market Monitoring (hereinafter referred to as EN RLMM), our web server temporarily stores each access in a log file. The following data is recorded and stored until it is automatically deleted

  • IP address of the requesting computer
  • Date and time of access
  • Name and URL of the retrieved data
  • Amount of data transferred
  • Message as to whether the retrieval was successful
  • Identification data of the browser and operating system used
  • Website from which the access was made
  • Name of your internet access provider

This data is processed for the purpose of enabling the use of the website (connection establishment), system security, technical administration of the network infrastructure and optimization of the website. The IP address is only analyzed in the event of attacks on the network infrastructure of the IWAK or Goethe University.

Personal data will not be processed beyond the cases mentioned above unless you expressly consent to further processing.

Use and disclosure of personal data

Your personal data will only be used for the stated purposes and to the extent necessary to achieve these purposes. It will not be passed on to third parties. Personal data will only be transferred to state institutions and authorities within the framework of mandatory national legislation or if the transfer is necessary for legal or criminal prosecution in the event of attacks on our network infrastructure. Data will not be passed on for other purposes.

Consent to further use

The use of certain offers on our website, such as newsletters or event registrations, may require prior registration and further processing of personal data, for example longer-term storage of e-mail addresses, user IDs and passwords. Such data will only be used if you have provided it to us and expressly consented to its use in advance.


As a rule, we do not use cookies on our websites. Only in exceptional cases are cookies used that store data for technical session control in your browser’s memory. This data is deleted when you close your browser.

Of course, you can also view our websites without cookies. However, most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can prevent cookies from being saved by changing your browser settings. If you do not accept cookies, this may limit the functionality of our website.

Web analysis

We use the “Matomo” software ( on this website. This software is configured so that it does not set any cookies in your browser. If subpages of our website are accessed, the following data is stored

  • the user’s IP address, shortened by the last two bytes (anonymized)
  • the sub-page accessed and the time of access
  • the page from which the user came to our website (referrer)
  • which browser with which plugins, which operating system and which screen resolution is used
  • the time spent on the website
  • the pages that are accessed from the accessed subpage

The data collected with Matomo is stored on our own servers. It is not passed on to third parties.

You have the option of preventing the actions you take here from being analyzed and linked. This will protect your privacy, but will also prevent the owner from learning from your actions and improving usability for you and other users.

You may choose to prevent this website from aggregating and analyzing the actions you take here. Doing so will protect your privacy, but will also prevent the owner from learning from your actions and creating a better experience for you and other users.

Security measures

EN RLMM uses technical and organizational security measures to protect the personal data we manage against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.

Links to websites of other providers

Our websites may contain links to websites of other providers. We would like to point out that this privacy policy applies exclusively to this website. We have no influence on and do not check that other providers comply with the applicable data protection regulations.

Right to information and contact details

You have a right of access to the personal data stored about you and also a right to have incorrect data corrected, blocked or deleted.

If you would like information about your personal data or its correction or deletion, or if you have further questions about the use of your personal data provided to us, please contact

Inclusion, validity and up-to-dateness of the privacy policy

By using our website, you consent to the use of your data as described above. The privacy policy is currently valid.

Due to the further development of our website or the implementation of new technologies, it may become necessary to amend this privacy policy. IWAK reserves the right to change the privacy policy at any time with effect for the future. We recommend that you re-read the current privacy policy from time to time.