Privacy Policy

Queen Silvia Nursing Award is an international project organized by two main Founding Partners – Swedish Care International AB and Forum For Elderly Care in cooperation with other Partner organisations. Swedish Care International AB is registered in Sweden under company number 556616-3616, and Forum For Elderly Care is registered in Sweden under organization number 802489-2591. 

Founding partners treats the privacy of visitors and project participants with the highest importance. This privacy policy details the measures we take to preserving and safely guarding your privacy when you visit or communicate with our site or personnel. The policy follows guidelines provided by the European Union law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in particular.

A detailed explanation of how we may store or otherwise use personal information about you is explained in the following privacy policy.

Information collection

The operation of our sites (,,,,, ) may require collection and processing of the following data:

1.1 Data offered by filled-up forms on our site and linked sites, like your idea/solution application or newsletter registration.

1.2 Visit details to our site or any resources used on our site, that includes but is not limited to location and traffic data, weblogs or other communication information.

1.3 Information given to us when you voluntarily contact us for any reason.

Your information and how it is used

Primarily, we collect and store data about you to help us organise Queen Silvia Nursing Award project and provide better service to you. The following are purposes we may use your information for:

2.1 To review and evaluate your application to the project, to inform you about the project progress, results and related updates.

2.2. At any time you request information from us via a form or other electronic transmission we may use your information to fulfil that request relating to our services and products.

2.3 We may also communicate with you on other unrelated products or services (e.g. news, events and marketing) which you may find of interest, only when consent has been provided.
Communication will be in accordance with the preferences that you indicated when you completed the order form/data capture form/online form or information request or subscribed to newsletter. If you have consented to receive such communications from us, you may opt out at a later date.

2.4 Contracts we make with you create a commitment, which may require contact or use of your information.

2.5 We have the right to notify you of changes to our website, products or services that could affect our service to you.

2.6 New consumers can be contacted by SCI only if consent has been granted, and only for those communications you have granted.

2.7 If you are submitting your application or any other request related to Project’s implementation in other countries than Sweden, then your data and request will be shared with a Main Partner in that country responsible for project’s implementation in that territory.

2.8 We do not share this data with any third parties besides Main Partners in different countries for any marketing purposes. However, we may have to share this data with third parties for processing and storage purposes.

2.9 You have the right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes and the right to have your personal data erased (i.e. the right to be forgotten). If you no longer wish to be contacted for communications, please write an email to

Storage of personal data

3.1 We may have to transfer data outside of the European Economic Area. If data is transferred outside the European Economic Area, it will be for storing and processing or project’s implementation in that country.

3.2 A processing staff operating outside this area may belong to our website or a supplier, in which they can process or store your information. An example: to process and complete your sale or offer support services we may have to go outside the European Economic Area for the transfer.

3.3 When you click submit of your application, personal information or other electronic communication, you agree to the transfer for storage and processing. We take all necessary steps for security known to be in agreement with the Privacy Policy found here.

3.4 Information submitted by you is processed and stored using services of trusted providers (links direct to providers’ Privacy policies):

3.5 As you know, transmission of data on the internet is never guaranteed regarding safety. It is impossible to guarantee your safety with electronic data and transmission. You are therefore at your own risk if you elect to transmit any data. When offered you may create a password, but you are responsible for keeping it confidential.


What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites. This site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies, please read “What Are Cookies”.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

Information sharing

Third-party disclosure may be necessary in regard to personal information:

  • A sale of our business or its assets, in full or part, to a third party may require personal data sharing.
  • Legally, we may be asked to share and disclose data details.
  • To assist in reducing credit risk and fraud protection.

Third-party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Online privacy policy only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and related forms linked to our webpage and not to information collected offline.

Accessing information

You have the right to access the information that we collect about you. You may be obliged to cover the costs of providing you with the data requested. The contact information below needs to be used to request access to the details we collect and store on you.

We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. If you wish to correct any information that you think is inaccurate or remove your information from our database, please write an email to  

Changes to our privacy policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. Please check back on this privacy policy from time to time. This policy was last modified on 13th July 2020.

Contact us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below:

Swedish Care International AB

Gyllenstiernsgatan 12