Privacy policy

Processing personal data

The Royal Higher Institute for Defence (RHID) processes your personal data when you make use of our services and/or when you provide them yourself to the RHID after completing a contact form on its website. Het RHID may process the following personal data:

  • your first and last name,
  • your nationality,
  • your organisation,
  • your title or military rank,
  • your function,
  • your address details,
  • your phone number,
  • your e-mail address,
  • your IP address.

Why does the RHID collect data?

The RHID processes your personal data in order to keep you informed in writing (by e-mail and/or by mail) about its activities and publications if you so request.
In addition, we can also keep you informed about the activities of RHID partners by e-mail if you so request.

How long does the RHID keep data?

The RHID keeps your personal data for the time strictly necessary in order to achieve the goals for which your data is being collected.

Sharing with third parties

The RHID does not provide your personal data to third parties.

Using cookies

The RHID website makes use of cookies. There are no records of general visit details. The RHID does not use analytical or tracking cookies.

Accessing, updating or deleting data

You have the right to access, update and/or delete your personal data. You can send a request for access, update or deletion to or use the form on our website. Het RHID will respond as soon as possible to your request.

Data protection

Het RHID attaches great importance to the protection of your data and takes appropriate measures to prevent any misuse, loss, unauthorised access, inappropriate disclosure and unauthorised alteration of data.
If you have the impression that your data is not properly secured or that there are indications of misuse, or if you would like more information about the protection and security of the personal data collected by the RHID, please contact us.


We reserve the right to modify this statement. However, modifications will always be notified on the website. The last modification was on 20 May 2018.
You can contact the RHID in one of the following ways:
Royal Higher Institute for Defence
Campus Renaissance (CaRe)
Avenue de la Renaissance 30
1000 Brussels