Privacy and Cookie Policy

About us

The Site is available by We Declare Independence, Lda. (“We Declare Independence”, “we”, “us, “our”). We Declare Independence Lda., is the data controller responsible for your personal data.

We Declare Independence (VAT: 515919217) is a Portuguese company with its registered office at Alameda Fernão Lopes, nº 12, 6A, 1495-190, Algés.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice or want to exercise your rights set out in this Privacy Notice, you can contact us by:

sending an email to

writing to Alameda Fernão Lopes, nº 12, 6A, 1495-190, Algés.

How we collect and receive personal data

Personal data you provide to us

You may give us your personal data directly. This will be the case when, for example, you send to us your portfolio, you access a report or subscribe our newsletter on Substack.

Personal data we collect using cookies and other similar technologies

When you access and use our Site, we will collect certain technical information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies and other similar technologies (see the “Cookies Policy” section below).

We collect and process personal data from the following people:

Site visitors

If you browse our Site, register for documents, submit job applications, subscribe our newsletter or contact us with an enquiry through our Site or otherwise (like Substack, Mailchimp, Typeform), we will collect and process your personal data in connection with your interaction with us and our Site.

Job applicants

If you apply for a job with us (whether in Lisbon or anywhere else), whether through the Site or otherwise, we will collect and process your personal data in connection with your application.

Newsletter subscriptions

If you subscribe our newsletter from us, we may collect and process your personal data in connection with the supply of goods or services to you.

Reports or other copyright documents

If you request or download one of our documents, we will process personal data about you. For example, we may ask you to your feedback or needs.

We Declare Independence uses the information it collects for the following purposes:

  • To track and analyze use of the Website so We Declare Independence can provide users with the best experience possible;
  • To communicate with you.

We Declare Independence will indefinitely retain the aggregated, anonymized or pseudonymized information We Declare Independence collects from you to protect the safety and security of the Website, improve the Website, or comply with legal obligations. You will always have the opportunity to unsubscribe from future Newsletter correspondence.

All website users can request access to, the correction of, or the deletion of their email addresses and personal data collected in connection with the newsletter, job applications or reports through Mailchimp, Substack, Typeform or others. Such requests should be directed to

Links to Third-Party Websites

We Declare Independence, Lda., has not reviewed all the websites or services linked to or from the Website. We provide these links as a convenience and linking to any third-party websites or services is at the user's own risk. A link does not imply endorsement or affiliation with the linked website by We Declare Independence.

When you use a link to an external website or service, the privacy policy and data processing disclosures for that website or service governs.

Protection of Privacy

We Declare Independence is committed to protecting the privacy of its website visitors in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We collect and stores aggregated, anonymized or pseudonymized information about your activity on and interaction with the Website, such as your IP address, the type of device or browser you use, and your actions on the Website. If you submit your information also collects and stores your data.

GDPR Data Protection Rights: Your data protection rights

Right of access

As data subjects you may inquire as to the nature of the personal data We Declare Independence owned about you. You will be provided access to your personal data regardless of the location of the data processing and storage.

Right to rectification

If your personal data is inaccurate or incomplete, you may request that the data be amended.

Right to object

You have the right to object at any time to the processing of your personal by We Declare Independence.

Right to erasure

You can ask for the deletion of your personal data when it is allowed by applicable data protection laws and regulations.

Right to restriction of processing

You have the right to require a restriction of the processing of your personal data when it is authorized by applicable data protection laws and regulations.

Right to data portability

If you meet the conditions settled by the applicable data protection laws and regulation, you   have the right to receive a subset of your personal data and to transmit them from We Declare Independence to another data controller. You can also require the direct transmission from We Declare Independence to another controller when it is technically feasible.

Applicable law and jurisdiction

The Privacy Policy, as well as the collection, processing or transmission of User Data, are governed by the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, of the European Parliament and of the Council, of April 27, 2016 and by the applicable legislation and regulations in Portugal.

Any disputes arising from the validity, interpretation or execution of the Privacy Policy, or which are related to the collection, processing or transmission of User Data, must be submitted exclusively to the jurisdiction of the judicial courts of the district of Lisbon, without prejudice to legal rules applicable imperatives.

Cookie Policy

This cookie policy (“Cookie Policy”) is intended to inform you how we use “cookies” on our website at (“Site”) and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our Site. For more details on cookies and similar technologies, please visit

Cookies used on our website

We use the following types of cookies on our site:

Essential Cookies – Essential cookies are those cookies which are essential for the operation of a website.

Please note that we do not need your consent to store and access essential cookies on your device, although you can still block or delete them.

Analytics Cookies – Analytics cookies, along with other information, allow websites to calculate the aggregate number of people using a website and which features of a website are most popular. This information is used to improve the website.

When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

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This website use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.

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