Privacy policy

We, Ukrainian Youth in Sweden, are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This page explains what information we collect about you and how we may use it. In addition, it explains your rights and how to contact us. Please read the following text carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how it is being used.

By using this website and giving your information to us, you indicate your consent to us collecting and using your personal information in accordance with the terms set out in this policy, alongside our Terms and Conditions.

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from other websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Personal information we may collect about you

You may give us information about you, when you enquire about our activities, fill in paper forms and forms on our site (our site), correspond with us by phone, e-mail or provide us with personal data in person. This includes, but is not limited to, information you provide when you share information via websites which we manage. The information you give us may include your first name, surname, postal address, e-mail address, phone number, date of birth, your personal preferences about being contacted, languages you speak, your comments about our activities and your profile name in Facebook. We do not gather sensitive personal information

Our use of your personal data

All personal information that we obtain about you will be recorded and used for a number of operational purposes, including, but not limited to:

  • keep record of our members, their preferences;
  • invite members to our Member Group on Facebook;
  • inform you about our activities and events, whenever you do not object to receiving such information;
  • send you reminders regarding your membership and communicate with you in case such a need arises;
  • further our charitable aims, including for fundraising activities, whenever you agree to receive such information.

What to do if you do not want to receive details of offers

In case you prefer not to be contacted by us, you can opt out at any time by writing to us an email at In the same way, you can opt out from our Member Group in Facebook by simply clicking “Unfollow”. Please note, however, if you do opt out of these both options, we will be unable to keep you informed of new activities and events or other information that may of interest to you.

Data retention policy

We gather only information from our actual members that actively express consent to us collecting and using their personal data by filling in paper forms or forms on our site, enquiring about our activities, corresponding with us via phone, e-mail or providing us with personal data in person. The information is stored on secure servers guaranteeing data protection according to GDPR requirements.

Your rights with regard to your information

You have rights under GDPR, which you can exercise these rights at any time by contacting us via email at You have the right to be informed about any personal data which we hold which relates to you, including how we acquired such data, and the purposes for which it is being used. Upon request you will be given a copy of your personal data which you may have supplied to us via our site or in other correspondence and interactions.

To exercise this right, you must make your request in writing to our email address as specified below and including with the request, a copy of your passport and a copy of a utility bill which will verify your address. No fee is required for this service. A request will be dealt with within one month from the date on which your request was received.

You have the right to have inaccurate personal data corrected. If you discover that we hold inaccurate personal data about you, you have a right to instruct us to correct that information. Such an instruction must contain evidence of the correct information. We will respond within one month from the date on which your instructions are received.

In certain circumstances, you have the right to be forgotten. This means that you may request that we remove all references to you from our records and systems. We will comply with all such requests in a timely manner, as required by the GDPR, unless other operational or legal obligations require us to retain such data for a particular purpose or period of time.

Changes to this privacy policy

We aim to meet high standards and our policies and procedures are, therefore, constantly under review. From time to time we may change our security and privacy policies. Accordingly, we recommend that you check this page periodically to review our current policies.


Changes to our privacy statement

Any changes we may make to our privacy statement in the future will be posted on this page. Please check this Privacy Statement occasionally to see any updates or changes to our privacy statement.


Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy statement are welcomed and should be addressed to



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