Comboni Lay Missionaries

Privacy Policy and Data Protection

To comply with the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), we inform you of how we treat your data.

The owner of (and all subdomains and directories included under it) are the Comboni Lay Missionaries (hereinafter CLM), linked to the institute of the Comboni Missionaries of the Heart of Jesus and legally dependent on them, domiciled for these purposes at Calle Arturo Soria 101 in Madrid (Spain), registered in the registry of religious entities with the number 576-a of the special section, Group B, (Nº 576-a/B).

Contact email:

What is personal data?

The personal data is your full name and email that we request to be able to subscribe to the blog.

Also postal address, identification document or bank account number if at any time we received a donation on your part or you requested some information that required the knowledge of that data. All of them provided at all times by you.

Likewise, we use cookies to have a better experience in the use.

How have we obtained your personal data?

We have obtained your personal data through the previous relationships you have maintained with the CLM, or because of the relationships you maintain with us, either because of your status as a subscriber, because you were a donor or participated in any of our campaigns, or for having requested that we send you information about our activities, campaigns and initiatives (usually subscribing to our blog).

Purposes for using information

The personal data that you have given us will be treated with the purpose of offering you information about activities and information of interest, such as sending new entries from our blog to which you have registered. Automated decisions will not be made on our side, but we will use your data only to send you the aforementioned information. We do not elaborate profiles.
We need this information to be able to loan you the requested information (for example send you the new post to your email).

Additionally, when you visit our website, certain information is automatically stored for technical reasons such as the IP address assigned by your Internet access provider through cookies that never collect personal data.

Through the use of cookies it is possible that the server where the website is located, recognizes the web browser used by the user in order to make browsing easier, allowing, for example, access to users who have registered previously, access to the areas and services reserved exclusively for them without having to register for each visit. They are also used to measure the audience and traffic parameters, monitor the progress and number of entries.

The user has the possibility to configure his browser to be notified of the reception of cookies and to prevent its installation on his computer. Please consult the instructions and manuals of your browser to expand this information.

To use the website, it is not necessary for the user to allow the installation of cookies sent by the website, or the third party acting on their behalf, without prejudice to the need for the user to initiate a session as such in each one of the services whose service requires the previous registration or “login”.

The cookies used on this website are, in any case, temporary in nature with the sole purpose of making their subsequent transmission more efficient. Under no circumstances will cookies be used to collect personal information.

WPML uses cookies to identify the visitor’s current language, the last visited language and the language of the users who have logged in.
While using the plugin, WPML will share the data related to the site through the installer. No personal data of the user will be shared.
WPML String Translation will send all strings to the WPML Advanced Translation Editor and the translation services that are used.


When visitors leave comments on the blog, we collect the data that is displayed in the comments form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and the browser’s user agent chain to help detect spam.

An anonymous chain created from your email address (also called a hash) can be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The privacy policy of the Gravatar service is available here: After the approval of your comment, the image of your profile is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the web you should avoid uploading images with location data (GPS EXIF) included. Visitors to the web can download and extract any location data from the web images.


As we explained before, if you leave a comment on our site you can choose to save your name, email address and web in cookies. This is for your convenience, so you do not have to re-fill your data when you leave another comment. These cookies will last one year.

If you have an account and you connect to this site, we will install a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain personal data and is deleted when the browser is closed.

When you log in, we will also install several cookies to store your login information and your screen viewing options. The cookies are two days old, and the screen options cookies last one year. If you select “Remember me”, your login will last for two weeks. If you leave your account, the sign-in cookies will be deleted.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include personal data and simply indicates the ID of the article that you just edited. Expires after 1 day

To guarantee the security of your data:

Security Logs: The IP address of the visitors, the ID of the connected users and the username of the access attempts are registered conditionally to check for malicious activity and protect the site from specific types of attacks. Examples of conditions in which registration is made are access attempts, disconnection requests, suspicious URL requests, changes in site content, and password changes. This information is kept for 30 days.

This site has been analyzed to look for malware and potential vulnerabilities using SiteCheck of Sucuri. We do not send personal information to Sucuri; however, Sucuri may find publicly published personal information (such as the one in the comments) during its analysis. For more details, please see the Sucuri privacy policy.

The security records are kept for 30 days.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (for example, videos, images, articles, etc.). The embedded content of other websites behaves in exactly the same way as if the visitor had visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are connected to that website.

To improve the browsing experience, know where you are reading from and the number of people that visit us, we use Google Analytics. Where we have anonymized your IP addresses. And where you can tell your browser not to follow up.

Do we perform international data transfers?

The CLM have contracted the web hosting services in a country of the European Union and therefore subject to the same data protection law (RGPD).

How long will we keep your data?

The personal data provided will be kept indefinitely to what you consent to the acceptance of this Data Protection Policy, as long as the deletion is not requested by the person concerned.
You may object at any time to the preservation of your data for the treatment thereof in order to keep you informed. You can delete it personally by entering your personal profile or by communicating it in writing at the following email address:

The legal basis for the processing of your data is based on the consent that is requested.

To whom will we communicate your data?

We will not transfer your personal data to third parties, unless we are bound by law.

What are your rights when you provide us with your information?

You can exercise at any time the right to request access to personal data relating to you, and its rectification or deletion, the limitation of its treatment, to oppose the processing, as well as the right to the portability of the data, by contacting the following email address: Once this request is received, we will attend to the exercise of your rights within the legally established deadlines and, if you have not obtained satisfaction in the exercise of your rights, you may submit a claim to the Control Authority, Spanish Data Protection Agency: www.

Modification of the privacy policy

We reserve the right to modify the Privacy Policy, for providing new services, motivated by a legislative, jurisprudential or doctrinal change of the European Union on Data Protection.

Any modification of the Privacy Policy will be published at least ten days before its effective application. The use of our website and its subdomains after said changes will imply acceptance of them.