Protection of data privacy

Updated June 2019


All employees of Workcamp Switzerland who handle your data are obliged to comply with data protection regulations.


Your e-mail address is considered a personal information for your recognition. It falls under the Federal Data Protection Act (DSG, SR 235.1). Your e-mail address will only be used by Workcamp Switzerland and our international umbrella organisation Alliance and will only be passed on to third parties with your express permission.

Secure data transmission

Communication with our web server such as personal data, which you provide to us via the web contact forms or when ordering the newsletter, is transmitted to us via an SSL secured connection.

Google Analytics

When visiting the Workcamp Switzerland website, the web server registers so-called tracking data for page optimisation and statistical purposes, which provide information on the surfing behaviour of users. Such tracking data does not allow conclusions to be drawn about individual users (anonymous IP address), i.e. no persons can be identified on the basis of this data. The Workcamp Switzerland website uses Google Analytics to register tracking data. Google Analytics uses « cookies », which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. However, if cookies are deactivated, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to use all our services without restriction.


Our Youtube videos comply with Youtube community guidelines and rules.


The project search of Workcamp Switzerland is an external website called Plato. This data platform is made available to our international umbrella organisation Alliance.

Google Maps

According to Google Privacy Policy

Liability notice

Despite careful control we assume no liability for the content of external links. The operators of the linked pages are solely responsible for their content.