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Missionswerk msd
medien schriften dienste
Grassiweg 3
3714 Frutigen


Phone: +41 (0)33 672 50 10



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Disclaimer: Our offer contains links to external websites of third parties, on whose contents we have no influence. Therefore we cannot assume any liability for these external contents. The respective provider or operator of the sites is always responsible for the contents of the linked sites. Illegal contents were not recognizable at the time of linking.

Privacy Policy


Privacy Policy:

The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations and in accordance with the country-specific data protection regulations applicable to the msd mission, as well as this data protection declaration. The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail address) is collected on our website, this is done on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent. The msd mission has implemented numerous technical and organisational measures. Nevertheless, we would like to point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) can have security gaps. It is not possible to completely protect data from access by third parties.

You can contact the person responsible within the meaning of the Basic Data Protection Ordinance, other data protection laws applicable in the member states of the European Union (insofar as these affect us) and the Swiss data protection regulations at:

Missionswerk msd, Grassiweg 3, 3714 Frutigen, Switzerland
Phone: +41(0)33 672 50 10, E-Mail:, Website:

Contact form
If you send us enquiries via contact form or e-mail, your personal details from the enquiry form, including the contact details you provide there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the enquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. The data will only be passed on to third parties without your consent if we are legally obliged to do so.

Camp registrations, course registrations and order forms

If you wish to receive the publications, products or regular information offered on the website, or if you register for a camp or a course, we need your address or an e-mail address. In addition, we need information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive it. Which other personal data is transmitted to the person responsible for processing when you place an order can be seen from the input masks used for this purpose. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and articles and do not pass it on to third parties.
When you register for a camp or assignment, we use your data only in connection with the respective offer. Lists of participants and personal data will never be passed on to third parties.
When you register for a course, online or by giving your address, we use the data exclusively to ensure access to the courses. Your personal data will not be passed on to third parties. You can revoke your consent to the storage of your data, your e-mail address and its use for shipping at any time.

Registrations, Forms and Online-Orders
The transfer of your online registration is carried out according to the currently accepted state of the art. Data which is transmitted to us within the framework of an online registration or via a contact form will be used by us exclusively for processing your registration, enquiry, order and participation.

Duration for which the personal data are stored
The criterion for the duration of storage of personal data is the respective legal retention period.

We would like to point out that we are legally obliged to store your donation data (i.e. name, address, bank details, purpose, date and amount) for example of donations, camp costs, product sales etc. for a period of 10 years. The missionary organisation msd, collects and uses the personal data that you provide us with. The transmission of the data is encrypted according to the current state of the art. We use the data provided by you, following your respective request, exclusively to process the donation, to issue you with a donation confirmation, to answer your inquiries, to process your order and to inform you about our work and current projects in writing or electronically.

Information, deletion, blocking
You have the right to receive information free of charge at any time about your stored personal data, its origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing, as well as the right to correct, block or delete this data. For this, as well as for further questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact our data protection officer at any time.

Privacy policy for the use of Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie about the use of the website by the user is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate the use of our website by users, to compile reports on the activities within this website and to provide us with further services associated with the use of this website and the use of the Internet. The processed data can be used to create pseudonymous user profiles of the users.
We only use Google Analytics with activated IP anonymisation. This means that the IP address of the user is shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The IP address transmitted by the user’s browser is not merged with other Google data.
Users can prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting their browser software accordingly; users can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and relating to their use of the online offer to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:
Further information on Google’s use of data for advertising purposes, setting and objection options can be found on Google’s websites: (“Data use by Google in your use of websites or apps of our partners”), (“Use of data for advertising purposes”), (“Manage the information Google uses to serve ads to you”), and (“Determine which ads Google shows you”).

The Internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not damage your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your end device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser the next time you visit us. You can set your browser to inform you about the setting of cookies and to allow cookies only in individual cases, to exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, and to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If you deactivate cookies, the functionality of these websites may be limited.

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:

  • Browser type/ Browser version
  • operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • hostname of the accessing computer
  • time of the server request

These data cannot be assigned to specific persons. A consolidation of this data with other data sources is not carried out. We reserve the right to check this data subsequently if we become aware of concrete indications of illegal use.

Privacy policy for the use of Instagram and Facebook
Functions of the service Instagram and Facebook are integrated on our pages. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc, 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA and Facebook Ireland Ltd, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland. If you are logged into your Instagram or Facebook account, you can link the content of our pages to your profile by clicking the Instagram or Facebook button. This allows Instagram or Facebook to associate your visit to our Pages with your account. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the Pages, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Instagram. For more information, please see Instagram’s privacy policy: For more information, please see Facebook’s privacy policy:

Privacy policy for the use of YouTube
Our websites use plugins from the Google-operated YouTube site. The operator of the pages is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our sites equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. This tells the YouTube server which of our pages you have visited. If you are logged in to your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to assign your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account. Further information on the handling of user data can be found in the YouTube privacy policy at

Privacy policy for the use of Vimeo
Our websites also used components from Vimeo. Vimeo is an Internet video portal that allows video publishers to post video clips for other users free of charge. With Vimeo, you can publish all types of videos, so you can access complete movies and TV shows as well as music videos, trailers and videos of users via the Internet portal. The operating company of Vimeo is Vimeo, Inc, 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, UNITED STATES. Each time one of the individual pages of this Internet site, which is operated by the control system and on which a Vimeo component (Vimeo video) has been integrated, is called up, the Internet browser on the user’s information technology system is automatically requested to download the playback of the corresponding Vimeo component. For more information about Vimeo, please visit
Vimeo may learn which subpages of our websites the user has visited. For more information about how we handle user data, please refer to the Vimeo privacy policy:

Privacy policy for the use of MailChimp
If you wish to receive the information offered on our website by e-mail, we need your e-mail address. For the dispatch we use the services of MailChimp. MailChimp is a service provided by The Rocket Science Group, LLC, located at 675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA, 30308, USA, for managing e-mail addresses and sending messages. You can revoke your consent to the storage of your e-mail address and its use for sending the prayer e-mail at any time, for example by clicking on the corresponding link in the e-mail. We would like to point out that we as the provider of the pages do not get knowledge of the content of the transmitted data as well as its use by MailChimp. You can find further information about this in the privacy policy of MailChimp:

Privacy policy for the use of Twitter
Our websites use at best plugins of the microblogging service Twitter. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc, 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA, 94103, USA. If you use the “Tweet function” via our website, a link to your Twitter account will be established. This may result in data exchange with other users and the transfer of data to Twitter. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Twitter. Further information on this can be found in the Twitter privacy policy:
You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in the account settings under: