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Privacy Policy

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Responsible in terms of data protection law is the Youth, Culture and Education Center Volkshochschule/mon ami, legally represented by the director Ulrich Dillmann, Graben 6, 99423 Weimar, +49 3643 88 58 00, (hereinafter ” called “we”).

Storage of access data
Each time our website is accessed, access data is stored in a log file on our provider’s web server. This record consists of

  • the IP address of the requesting end device,
  • date and time of retrieval,
  • the name and URL of the requested file,
  • the amount of data transferred the message whether the retrieval was successful,
  • Identification data of the browser and operating system used,
  • Website accessed from,
  • and the name of your Internet access provider.


Used to ensure user friendliness We store cookies on the storage medium of your end device to make visiting our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions. This serves our sales interest as a legitimate interest. Cookies are small text files that are sent from our provider’s web server to the browser of your end device and stored on it. The cookies are required, e.g. to be able to identify and authorize you for the entire duration of your visit after you have successfully logged into your user account. You will also be required if you provide information, e.g. when registering for a course, without having registered, in order to save you from entering your data several times. These cookies are deleted from the storage medium of your device after the end of your browser session (so-called session cookies).

Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this website may contain embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves exactly as if the visitor had visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third party tracking services, and record your interaction with that embedded content, including your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to this website.

We use the provider Vimeo, operated by Vimeo, Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011 (“vimeo”) to integrate videos into our website.

If you access videos via vimeo on our website, a connection to the vimeo servers in the USA will be established. As a result, certain information is transmitted to vimeo, regardless of whether you have a vimeo account or not. This can e.g. B. be:

  • your IP address
  • your browser information, e.g. B. Language settings
  • Cookie information about already set vimeo cookies
  • Information about the website from which you access vimeo’s page

vimeo stores cookies on your end device. In particular the tracker Google Analytics. This is vimeo’s own tracking, to which we have no access. You can prevent tracking by Google Analytics by using the deactivation tools that Google offers for some Internet browsers. Users can also prevent the data generated by Google Analytics and related to their use of the website (including their IP address) being sent to Google and the processing of this data by Google by using the browser plug-in available under the following link Download and install:

Insofar as vimeo offers the use of certain additional functions, such as rating or sharing videos, these functions are offered exclusively by vimeo and the respective third-party providers. You should carefully review their privacy policies before using their features. We have no knowledge of the content of the data collected by vimeo or third parties and have no influence on their use. This transmits to the vimeo server which of our websites you have visited. If you are logged in as a member of vimeo, vimeo assigns this information to your personal user account. When using the plugin such. B. Clicking the start button of a video, this information is also assigned to your user account. You can prevent this assignment by logging out of your vimeo user account before using our website and deleting the corresponding cookies from vimeo.

vimeo processes personal data in the USA and relies, among other things, on the so-called Standard Contractual Clauses of the European Commission. For more information, see in section “14.2 GDPR (EEA Users)”. vimeo may pass on your data to third parties. These are e.g. B. affiliated companies, business partners and advertising partners, who in turn use tracking technologies on the vimeo website. Further information on data processing and information on data protection by vimeo can be found at and the cookie policy at We use vimeo to be able to show you relevant videos directly on our website. A justification takes place according to Art. 6 Para. 1 Letter a) DSGVO, insofar as you have given us your consent in advance. You can revoke this at any time with effect for the future. In this case, you can no longer use the vimeo offer.

We use the anchor player to play certain audio and podcast content. This is provided by Spotify AB C/O Anchor, Regeringsgatan 19, 111 53 Stockholm, Sweden, or for users based in the USA by Spotify USA, Inc., 150 Greenwich St, New York, NY 10007, USA, (“Anchor “) offered. For this purpose, we have embedded a so-called Anchor widget on our website, which enables the playback of audio content (“anchor player”).

When you use the Anchor player, Anchor sets various cookies on your browser. The cookies process your personal data. Among other things, Anchor uses the data collected via the cookies to

  • unlock content,
  • save time and frequency/number of views,
  • check whether you are subscribed to the anchor newsletter,
  • check whether you have minimized or closed a chat box or pop-up messages on our website,
  • save the player settings you have made over several visits as well as create a user reference when you are logged in to Anchor.

Anchor also processes your personal data in the USA and relies on the so-called Standard Contractual Clauses of the European Commission.

We use the anchor player so that you can play back corresponding audio and podcast offers directly on our website. A justification takes place according to Art. 6 Para. 1 Letter a) DSGVO, insofar as you have given us your consent in advance. You can revoke this at any time with effect for the future. In this case, you can no longer use the Anchor Player offer.

For more information on how we handle your data, see Anchor’s privacy policy, available at

Contact details for questions about data protection

Volkshochschule Weimar, Graben 6, 99423 Weimar, is available to answer any questions you may have about data protection. Tel. +49 3643 88580 and email