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Legal notice and personal data


This website is owned by the Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) (a government institution located at 86 Rue Regnault 75013 Paris, France, Tel:, Siret No. 130 002 504 000 38. The Director of Publication of the website is the current Chairman and Managing Director of ANR. The service provider responsible for direct and permanent storage of the data collected for the website is Evea-Cloud, 199 Bureaux de la Colline 92213 Saint-Cloud Cedex, France.


Users of the website are required to comply with the Law on Data Protection and Liberties, failing which they will be liable for criminal sanctions. For any personal data accessed, they must refrain from any form of collection or misuse as well as any acts that may infringe on the privacy or reputation of the persons concerned.
The Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) (a government institution located at 86 Rue Regnault 75013 Paris, France, Tel:, SIRET No. 130 002 504 000 38) is equipped with information technology (IT) facilities to evaluate and monitor projects.
The data recorded in this regard will be used solely by the services concerned and will only be disclosed to the following recipients for projects they are involved in: employees of ANR, experts and evaluation committee members, members of competitiveness centres, representatives of supervisory bodies and other funding agencies, (co-financing) where needed.
Some of these recipients (especially employees of foreign agencies, in case of co-financing, foreign experts tasked with evaluating a projects portfolio) are based outside the European Union, notably in the following countries: Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Mexico, Moldova, Norway, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey and United States of America.
These recipients will be entitled to receive the following data: civil status, identity and professional life.
These data will be transmitted to recipients based outside the European Union to allow for evaluation and monitoring of projects.
The following guarantees have been put in place to ensure an adequate level of protection of personal data where necessary: the country offers an adequate level of protection; implementation of a contract between the person/entity responsible for data processing and the person concerned, the conclusion or implementation of a contract in the interest of the person concerned, agreed between the person/entity responsible for data processing and a third party or with the person's consent.
Pursuant to the amended Law on Data Protection and Liberties of 6 January 1978, you have the right to access and correct your personal data. Consequently, you can access your user profile and personally correct any of your personal data. Furthermore, you are entitled to exercise your rights by referring to the ANR Data Protection and Liberties Correspondent using this form.
You can equally object to the processing of your personal data on legitimate grounds or request the deletion thereof by completing the above form.
For further information, refer to your rights on the CNIL (National Commission for Data Protection and Liberties) website.Personal data protection policy


The website user acknowledges that he/she has the skills and means needed to access and use the website.
To access and use the website, the minimum configuration is as follows: any computer equipped with a standard browser and kept up-to-date (Internet Explorer, Edge, Firefox, Safari, Chrome). Prior to using the website, the user also acknowledges having ascertained that the browser used provides secure access to the website.


ANR is requesting users to report any omissions, errors, proposals or corrections by sending an e-mail to the webmaster of the website.
Likewise, ANR shall not be held liable for any misuse of the service by the user or in case of a temporary breakdown of the service (force majeure, maintenance downtime or technical incident, etc.).
The user of this website expressly agrees that ANR shall in no circumstances whatsoever be held liable for any direct or indirect, material or immaterial damages arising especially from the consultation and/or use of this website and any downloads, the use of any textual or visual data that would have been collected as well as any financial or commercial losses, lost programmes or data in its information system.
By using this website, the user acknowledges having received and understood this warning.


The website, its overall structure, texts, animate or inanimate images, sounds, know-how, drawings, graphics, logos (...) and any other component of the website are exclusively owned by ANR. The same applies to the databases on the website that are protected by the Law of 1 July 1998 to transpose the Intellectual Property Code of the European Directive of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases produced by ANR.
Any total or partial use or reproduction of the website, its components and/or data by any means or process whatsoever, shall be strictly forbidden and considered as an infringement punishable under the Intellectual Property Code, subject to prior approval in writing by ANR, which approval shall be requested by sending a written application to the postal address 86 Rue Regnault 75013 Paris, France.


The hyperlinks set up as part of this website or featuring in the downloadable documents and directing the user to other resources on the Internet, especially to its partners, are clearly identified and subject to information and/or prior authorisation of the websites indicated. ANR hereby agrees to remove the hyperlinks upon request of the owners of these websites. ANR will in no circumstances whatsoever be responsible for hyperlinks to other resources on the Internet.