Avenue de Miremont 3
CH 1206 Genève Suisse

Geneva Trade Register 
N° Réf: 05300/2005
N° Fed: CH-660-0952005-1
N° IDE : CH-112.339.109

Federal Supervisory Authority on Foundations-Bern Federal Department of Home Affairs
Réf: 413/3371

Geneva Cantonal Tax Administration
Exonération n° 081-351-261 (2009)

Board of Directors:

Cataldo D’Andria – President
Stefano Mazzi – Member
Francine Wilson-Buemi – Member-Secretary
Alexandra Gelpke – Member
Dante Razzano – Member

Auditor: Gestoval Société Fiduciaire SA

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The images, graphics, audio, symbols, drawings, photographs and text contained in this website cannot be used, reproduced or published in any form and/or by any means and/or by any channel, entirely or in part, by third parties without express prior written authorization from the Foundation.

The material contained in this website, including what belonging to the Foundation’s Partners, as brand names, logos, images, audio, text, photographs or videos, is used in this website only with the prior written consent of the lawful owners and in pursuit of the statutory aims of the Foundation, with the sole objective of providing information of a social nature and for exclusively non-profit purposes. All other uses are strictly prohibited and punishable under national and international law.

The Foundation takes all reasonable care to ensure that the material published on this website fully conforms with national and international law. Should third-party content that is protected by copyright, or other rights, have, in good faith and despite preliminary checks, been published on this website and for the aforementioned aims, the owners are asked to contact the Foundation for its eventual removal.

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This policy complies with the guidelines of Art. 13 of EU Regulation 2016/679 regarding the protection of personal data, as well as the free circulation of said data, of those who are interested in receiving institutional news, information, publications and communication or newsletters regarding the philanthropic activities carried out by Alta Mane Foundation.


“Personal data” (ex art. 4, number 1 of EU Regulation 2016/679) refers to any information regarding an identified or identifiable (“interested”) person. A person is considered identifiable when that person can be identified, directly or indirectly, with particular reference to a form of identification such as a name, an identification number, information regarding location, an online identification or one or more elements that constitute physical, physiological, genetic, psychological, economic, cultural or social identity.

“Particular categories of data” (ex art. 9 number 1 of EU Regulation 2016/679) refer to personal data that consist of racial or ethnic origins, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs or union membership, as well as genetic data, biometric data that unequivocally identify a person, data related to health or sex life or sexual orientation.

“Treatment” (ex art. 4 number 2 of EU Regulation 2016/679) refers to any operation or set of operations carried out with or without automation assistance and applied to personal data or sets of personal data such as collection, registration, organization, structuring, conservation, adaptation or modification, extraction, consultation, use, communication via transmission, diffusion or any other form available, comparation or inter-connection, limitation, cancellation or destruction.

Identity of the Controller of the treatment

As per art. 24 of EU Regulation 2016/679, Alta Mane Foundation, with headquarters in Avenue de Miremont 3, 1206 GENEVE, is the Controller of the treatment of data.

Data treated

Alta Mane Foundation, within the scope of its institutional activities, treats personal data supplied by data subjects – those identified – that is necessary and useful to attain the objectives listed below.

Objectives of the treatment

The objectives of the treatment for which personal data is collected concern carrying out communication and promotional activities related to the institutional activities of the Foundation, such as the transmission of news, information, publications and/or newsletters via email.

Legal basis of the treatment

The legal basis of the treatment, as far as the objectives listed above, is to be found in the consent given by the data subject.

Rights of the data subject

In relation to the personal data provided, the data subject has the rights foreseen in the following EU Regulations:

  • Right of access by the data subject [art. 15 of the EU Regulation];
  • Right to rectification [art. 16 of the EU Regulation];
  • Right to erasure (“right to be forgotten”) [art. 17 of the EU Regulation];
  • Right to restriction of processing [art. 18 of the EU Regulation];
  • Right to data portability [art. 20 of the EU Regulation];
  • Right to object [art. 21 of the EU Regulation].

The data subject is also free to revoke consent initially given at any time. These rights can be exercised in written form by sending an email to:

Alta Mane Foundation, as per art. 19 of the EU Regulation, commits to inform the recipients of the personal data of the data subjects of potential corrections, cancellations or limitations of the data provided by the data subjects whenever possible. The data subject also has the right to file a complaint with the Competition Authority for the protection of personal data. More information concerning the rights and how to exercise them can be found on the Foundation website:

Duration of treatment

Acquired data will be treated by the Foundation for up to 10 years of the acquisition of consent.

Nature of the provision of data

Consent to the treatment of personal data for the objectives listed above is voluntary but necessary in order to enable Alta Mane Foundation to proceed with the transmission of news, information, publications and/or newsletters relative to the philanthropic activity carried out by Alta Mane Foundation. Refusal will make it impossible for the Controller to carry out the above-mentioned objectives.

Communication of data abroad by the Foundation

Personal data acquired by the Foundation can be communicated abroad to subjects for which said data is required on the basis of legislation in force or if strictly necessary to enable maintenance on the Alta Mane Foundation’s IT systems.

Modality of treatment

Personal data will be treated in hardcopy, digitally and online, and inserted into pertinent databases which can be accessed by employees, collaborators, interns and service personnel of the Foundation.

In compliance with the law, these subjects can carry out operations involving consultation, use, elaboration, comparation and any other operation (including those that are automated), which is necessary to guarantee, among others, the confidentiality and security of the data as well as its veracity, updating and pertinence to the declared objectives.

Modifications and updates

Alta Mane Foundation may also generate modifications and/or additions to this policy, also as a consequence of potential and subsequent normative modifications/and or additions.