This statement sets out how we, 2050 Climate Group, use and protect any information that you give us, including any information provided through this website.

2050 needs to keep certain information on its employees, volunteers, young leaders and other members to carry out its day-to-day operations, to meet its objectives and to comply with legal obligations.

2050 is committed to ensuring that any personal data we hold is dealt with in line with the Data Protection Act (1998), the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which comes into force in May 2018 and our internal Data Protection Policy.

Personal information will be collected and used fairly, stored safely and not disclosed to any other person unlawfully. We will not share your information with any other organisation without informing you, unless required to do so by law. 2050 may share data within the organisation in order to help us carry out our business and improve our service. We may also share data with processors, as and where required to carry out our charitable objectives.

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.

2050 may update our Data Protection Policy as required. You should revisit this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This statement is effective from 29 October 2017.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act (1998), by way of a Subject Access Request. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to:

Data Controller
2050 Climate Group
C/O Young Scot,

Rosebery House,

9 Haymarket Terrace,


EH12 5LZ


In order to process such a request, we will require your:

  • Full name
  • Contact information
  • Relationship to 2050
  • What information you are requesting.

We may also request proof of identity before releasing any information.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. You may also withdraw your consent at any time by contacting the Data Controller.

For more information on how or why 2050 manages personal data, please contact the Data Controller.

If you are unhappy about how 2050 has processed your personal data, you may wish to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO).