1.Every visitor or user of the website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ must, before visiting or using the pages, read and carefully study the terms of use as follows. In case of disagreement, he must not make use of them. Otherwise, it shall be presumed to accept these terms of use and give its consent expressly and unconditionally. The following terms of use apply to all the content of our website.

The website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ as well as the digital services https://hello.crowdapps.net/ belong to the South Aegean Region. These websites through technologically advanced web infrastructure and open and closed-source software applications may offer all (hereinafter, user/visitor) information, participation, consultation and technological applications related to participation in actions under the following conditions of use. The use/visit of these websites requires the unconditional acceptance of the terms of use described here. The navigation and stay on these websites and the archiving and/or cataloging thereof constitutes a practical acceptance of the following terms of use.

The website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ may contain references (links) to third party websites for the sole purpose of informing the user/visitor. The reference to links belonging to third party websites does not constitute the adoption of their views and acts or acceptance of the content they express, publish or post. Third parties of the websites are legally responsible for the content of their websites or for any damage that may result from their use, when the user/visitor of the website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ obtainsaccess to them. The user/visitor accepts that by visiting third party websites, he/she leaves the website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ and is subject to the terms of use.


The use of websites must be for legitimate purposes only and in a manner that does not restrict or prevent its use by third parties. The user/visitor of these websites is obliged to use it in accordance with the law and these terms of use. The user/visitor of these websites must refrain from any acts or omissions which may cause damage or malfunction and adversely affect or jeopardize the provision of the services provided through the websites to visitors.

The user/visitor must exercise increased diligence when entering his data and undertakes that his/her relevant entries are clear, complete and accurate. The South Aegean Region is not responsible for recording incorrect data by the user/visitor, who is the only one responsible for the accuracy, completeness and lawfulness of these entries.


The total content of the websites is made available to the public under the specific terms of the Greek Creative Commons Reference of Origin license (CC BY v.3.0) as detailed in the relevant License, unless otherwise specified. The license to use any other material protected by Law 2121/93 as in force, or other relevant law and which has been identified as the intellectual property of a third party is not covered by the above license. For the use and exploitation of material belonging to third parties, the end-user should contact the holders of the relevant intellectual property rights to obtain the necessary licenses for use and exploitation. Computer programs used for the development and operation of the website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ and its digital services are typically free software and/or open source programs and when available, they are made available under the specific terms of the European Union Public License (https://joinup.ec.europa.eu/software/page/eupl/licence-eupl). The specific license under which the software is available shall be specifically specified on the website of the relevant software.


The South Aegean Region makes every effort to ensure that the information and content displayed each time on the website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ is as accurate, true and up- to -date as possible. It also provides the content, such as information, names, photographs, illustrations, data, etc. and the services available through the website of “As ARE ARE”. The above-mentioned information, but also any other information provided to the user/visitor through the website, does not constitute, directly or indirectly, incitement or advice to carry out any action that produces financial results. The trader must examine the information provided and act based on his private will. In no case shall the Region of South Aegean be liable for any legal, civil or criminal claims or for any damage, positive, special or repositive of the user/visitor of this website.

The Region of South Aegean makes every effort to ensure the proper functioning of its network, although it does not guarantee that the functions of its servers will be uninterrupted or free of any kind of errors, viruses, malware or other similar elements.

Given the form of the Internet, the Region of South Aegean is not liable, under any circumstances, for any form of damage suffered by the user/visitor of the websites, services, choices and contents of this website. Nor does it guarantee that any related website or servers through which any relevant service is made available to the user/visitor do not contain “viruses” or any other malware, as it does not guarantee the correctness, completeness or availability of the contents, websites, services, options or the results of their use.


Through this website, the Region of South Aegean may collect, as a Controller, personal data of users/visitors, such as their identification and contact details, which are necessary for the purpose of the processing and only to the extent that they communicate them. The South Aegean Region shall take all necessary measures and ensure the fair and lawful collection and processing of personal data as well as their safe retention in accordance with the provisions of the applicable European and national legal and regulatory framework on the protection of personal data, in particular the General Regulation on the Protection of Personal Data (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR) and the more specific regulatory framework for its implementation, preserving the confidentiality and confidentiality of any information brought to its attention. The user/visitor, after becoming aware of these terms of use, makes available the above personal information on the website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ and its services, where required or requested.

Minors have access to our website only with the consent of their parents/guardians and are not obliged to disclose their personal information.

The South Aegean Region may process part or all of the data communicated by users/visitors indicatively for statistical purposes and improvement of its services and information. In addition, the South Aegean Region may process the above data in the context of informing users/visitors of announcements/news and/or new services of the South Aegean Region, provided that they give their explicit consent for this purpose. In this case, users/visitors have the right to withdraw their consent at any time, without prejudice to the lawfulness of the processing based on consent prior to its withdrawal.

Such data may be transmitted as part of the lawful operation of the website to third parties cooperating with the Region of South Aegean, to the extent necessary in the context of the proper functioning and maintenance of the website and its services.

Finally, users/visitors have the right to access their personal data, the right to request the rectification or completion of any inaccurate personal data, and, if the conditions of the regulatory framework are met, to exercise the rights: erasure, restriction of processing, portability of their data, objection to their processing, and ensure human intervention in automated procedures. To exercise the above rights, users/visitors may submit their request to the South Aegean Region via the contact page (https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/epikoinonia/). In case they consider that the protection of their personal data may be affected, users/visitors may also have recourse to the Personal Data Protection Authority if they wish.

This website may collect non-personal identification information of the users of the website using corresponding technologies, such as cookies and/or tracking protocol addresses and similar ones as they result from the communication of the web browser with the server. Cookies are small text files that are stored on each user’s/visitor’s hard drive and do not become aware of any document or file from their computer, nor lead to the identification of their computer with any person. They are used to make it easier for the user/visitor to use specific services and/or pages of the website for statistical purposes and to determine which areas are useful or popular.

Non-personal information may also include the type of web browser used by the user/visitor, the type of computer, its operating system, the Internet Service Provider (ISP) and other such information.

Through this website, communication forms, bulletin boards and interactive areas can be posted. The use of the above implies that the user/visitor is solely responsible for the communication they make and the consequences arising from the publication of this communication. The South Aegean Region bears no responsibility for the reliability, accuracy or reliability of the material published in an area of interaction or for the consequences of communication in areas of interaction or the consequences arising from the use of the website. The Region of South Aegean under no circumstances can be considered as accepting or embracing in any way the ideas, perceptions and actions expressed by the user/visitor as a consequence of communication. The South Aegean Region may check, correct or delete the content of the communication and participation of the user/visitor. The user/visitor accepts the licensing under the specific terms of the Greek license “Creative Commons” Report of Origin (CC-BY-v.3.0) as detailed in the relevant License, all works eligible for protection in accordance with Law 2121/1993 as in force resulting from communication in the tables and communication forms as well as in the areas of interaction, as described above.

The user/visitor of this website can configure his or her web browser in such a way that either warns them of the use of cookies on specific services or does not allow the use of cookies to be accepted under any circumstances. For this purpose, it may refer to the instructions of its network browser or to the help screen to find out more about these functions. For example, in Internet Explorer, it can go to Tools/Internet Options/Security and Privacy to customize the browser to its requirements. In case the user/visitor of these services and pages does not wish to use cookies to identify them, they may have limited access to some of the services, uses or functions provided by this website. The collection of all data falling under the category of personal data received by the South Aegean Region through this website, either sent by users on a case-by-case basis or collected during the navigation, browsing and use of the website by users, is carried out in accordance with the provisions of the applicable European and national legal and regulatory framework on the protection of personal data, in particular the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR) and the more specific regulatory framework for its implementation.


The website https://socialobservatory.pnai.gov.gr/ may enable the user/visitor to participate in a participatory process and to consult on topical issues raised in the form of queries. The responses of the user/visitor/participant in the above process are generally recorded, analyzed and taken into account with a view to drawing conclusions on the subject under consideration that is raised each time in a public consultation through a participatory process. The specific conditions of this participatory process and public consultation are always determined by the South Aegean Region.

The Region of South Aegean reserves the exclusive right to collect and exploit all such information and the findings to which it is led and which are made available to citizens through this website, and the user/visitor of the website accepts the transfer of all intellectual or intellectual property rights arising from his participation in the public consultation, as described above, to the South Aegean Region.


The terms and conditions of use of this website as well as any modification or modification thereof by the South Aegean Region are governed and supplemented by national and Community law and relevant international treaties. Any provision of the above terms found to be contrary to the above legal framework or rendered out of force shall automatically cease to apply and shall be removed from this Law, without in any case affecting the validity of the other terms.

The terms and conditions of use of this website constitute the overall agreement between the South Aegean Region and the user/visitor of its websites and services and bind only them. No amendment to these terms of use shall be taken into account and shall not be part of this agreement unless expressed in writing and incorporated in these terms of use. Unless otherwise specified, on this website the above terms of use shall enter into force immediately in their entirety. The South Aegean Region reserves unilaterally the right to modify, add, change the content or services of the website, as well as the terms of use thereof, whenever it considers it necessary, without prior notice, through this website, always within the existing or possibly new legal framework. Following the above, users/visitors of the website are kindly requested to check at regular intervals these content, services and terms for any changes, as the continued use of the website implies that they accept all possible modifications.

The competent courts for any disputes arising from the contract are the Courts of Athens.

If you have identified any problems with the content of the website that are relevant to legal or ethical issues, please notify us at socialaegeanobservatory@gmail.com to proceed with their immediate response. —