General conditions of use

This document regulates the general conditions of use of the website of the Josep Carreras International Foundation:

1.- Users' commitment. The users of undertake to use the website in accordance with the Law, morality, good customs and public order, and to avoid any illicit action harmful to the rights and interests of third parties. Users shall answer for any harm or prejudice of any kind deriving from their failure to observe the Law or the general conditions of use established in this document.

2.- The purely informative and communicative nature of the website. The information and contents of this website are of a purely informative and communicative nature and do not constitute medical advice or diagnosis of any kind.

3.- Data protection.

In response to new legislation, the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679, hereafter “GDPR”), we inform:

Controller: Fundación Privada Internacional Josep Carreras, G-58734070, con sede en la calle Muntaner 383 de Barcelona (cp 08021).

Data Protection officer:

¿Why is personal data processed?

The purpose of the processing is the management of the personal data in order to maintain a link with our institution, for the desired purposes: be an economic donor and / or receive information periodically from our activity.

What personal data is processed?

Data collected to identify a person is limited to contact and bank details.

How is personal data processed? 

The lawful basis for the processing of personal data is the consent freely provided by the data subject.

The Fundació Josep Carreras ensures that all personal data under its responsibility is processed according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR 2016/679)

  • Processed lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner in relation to the data subject;
  • Collected for legitimate purposes;
  • Processed adequately, relevantly and not excessively in relation to the purposes for which they are collected and/or further processed;
  • Accurate and up to date;
  • Kept in a form which permits identification of data subjects for no other purpose than maintaining a link with our institution;
  • Processed in a manner that ensures appropriate security of the personal data through technical and organisation measures

Where is the Personal Data Stored?

Personal data is stored in an electronic database located in Spain The database is protected by safeguards that ensure security and a stringent access control policy.

Fundació Josep Carreras will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.  

Your personal details will be kept indefinitely by REDMO in order to ensure the purpose of the treatment and to determine donor compatibility with patients who are candidates for a bone marrow transplant, or until you inform us that you no longer wish to continue being considered a candidate for donation. In the event that you have made a donation, your data will be kept indefinitely in order to guarantee the traceability and monitoring of the patient's bone marrow transplant.

Who has Access to my personal data?

The data will only be accessible by the employees and / or departments for the performance of their job.

What are my rights as the Data Subject?  

The Data Subject has the right to the following information about personal data being processed:  

  • Confirmation as to whether data related to him or her are being processed;
  • Information about the purposes of the processing operations, the categories of data concerned, and the recipients or categories of recipients to whom the data are disclosed;
  • Communication of the data undergoing processing. 

The Data Subject shall have the rights listed below:

  • Access to information on his or her processed personal data.
  • Rectification of any inaccurate or incomplete personal data. 
  • Withdraw consent and the personal data will no longer be processed.
  • Request that his or her personal data be completely erased from the Fundació Jospe Carreras database and from databases to which the data has been exported. 

If as a Data Subject you wish to exercise any of the rights listed above. Please send an email to  or use the postal address: c/ Muntaner, 383, 2n. 08021, Barcelona.

The Data Subject is entitled to present a claim to the Agencia Española de Protección de Datos.

4.- Industrial and intellectual property. The contents, design and computer code of this website are protected by intellectual property rights owned by the Josep Carreras International Foundation. Users may view, download and reproduce the contents of the website only for their personal and non-commercial use. The reproduction, distribution, public communication and transformation, either in part or in whole, of the contents of this website without the prior authorisation of the Josep Carreras International Foundation, is prohibited. The use of the names, "REDMO" and "Josep Carreras Foundation", and their corresponding logos, without the Foundation's prior authorisation, is prohibited.

5.- Content and links. The Josep Carreras International Foundation does not guarantee continuous access to the contents of this website, nor the absence of viruses and/or other harmful components on the website or on its servers, nor its correct visualisation or download.

The Josep Carreras International Foundation is not responsible for any possible damage or prejudice produced by system interference, interruptions or disconnections beyond its control and neither is it responsible for any possible damage caused to users' computer systems (hardware and software) as a consequence of accessing the website. Consequently, users access and browse our website at their own risk. The Josep Carreras International Foundation assumes no responsibility for the content of third-party links from its website.

The existence of links from our website to the websites of third parties does not imply any kind of relationship between the Josep Carreras Foundation and the owners of such sites. The Foundation does not permit any kind of external advertising on its website. We receive no money for advertising spaces on our website.

6.- Expanded responsibilities regarding user conduct and declarations. The Josep Carreras Foundation accepts no responsibility with regard to the content and information provided by users of its website, specifically any declarations made in the discussion forums that are made available to users. The Foundation is not responsible for any possible claims deriving from the affirmations or conduct of users within the context of this website.

The Josep Carreras International Foundation neither controls nor approves the content and affirmations made by website users, and is exempt from any responsibility for infractions of the law, morality, good customs and public order, and it is likewise exempt from any responsibility for any violation of the rights of third parties that might derive from such content and affirmations made by users of the website.

Should any rights owner consider that any of the website's content might constitute a violation of intellectual or industrial property rights, or an infraction of any right or legitimate interest, this possible infraction can be reported to the Josep Carreras International Foundation by email at, by  toll-free telephone on 900 32 33 34, or by post, Carrer Muntaner, 383 2n, 08021 Barcelona, with an indication of their name, address, telephone number, email address, the ownership of the right or legitimate interest that might possibly have been infringed, as well as how to identify and precisely locate the possibly offending content within the website.

The use of this website and the information it contains assumes the knowledge and acceptance of the general conditions for use contained herein.

The Josep Carreras International Foundation reserves the right to modify and/or update the terms and conditions established in this website as well as its contents. The term for the applicability of these conditions is therefore limited to the time during which they are displayed. Any controversy or claim proceeding from, or related to, these conditions of use shall be subject to Spanish Law, under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts and Tribunals of the city of Barcelona. Should any of the provisions contained in these conditions of use be declared illegal, null, or declared inapplicable in a court ruling, the remaining provisions shall continue to remain in force.

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