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Our website address is: https://mlea-studies.org.

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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 logged in to that website.


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The purpose and scope of Instagram’s data collection, the further on-site processing and use of your data as well as your rights and potential settings to protect your personal information are explained in the Instagram privacy policy (https://www.facebook.com/help/instagram/519522125107875).


We use the services provided by YouTube to embed videos into our website. YouTube is operated by YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. YouTube is part of Google LLC, registered at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Clicking on “Play video” embeds an iframe with the provider’s content into the page. No service content is integrated, nor are any data transferred before the User clicks.

When you activate the content, the operator of the social media platform receives information that the relevant page has been accessed, for which personal data are transmitted to the platform operator.

Use of YouTube allows information regarding your use of this website (including your IP address) to be transmitted to, and stored in, a YouTube (Google) server in the USA.

Further information on the processing of data and the YouTube (Google) privacy statement are available at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en&gl=en.

Web Analysis


The Universität Hamburg website uses Matomo, an open source software for the analysis and statistical evaluation of user access.

Matomo uses “cookies,” text files that are saved on your computer hard drive to enable analysis of your use of the website. The information gathered through the use of cookies regarding your use of our Internet service are saved on a server at Universität Hamburg. The IP address is anonymized immediately after processing and before the data are stored.

This information is used to evaluate the use of our website, and to enable us to adapt our website to your needs. This data processing is lawful under Article 6 paragraph 1 lit. a GDPR.

You may choose to prevent this website from aggregating and analyzing the actions you take here. Doing so will protect your privacy, but will also prevent the owner from learning from your actions and creating a better experience for you and other users.

You can block the installation of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser software. Please note, however, that this may prevent you from using all the functions of the website.