What are Cookies?
A "cookie" is a small text file of information placed on your device when you visit a website. A cookie allows the website to uniquely identify the browser on each page.
Cookies do not cause any harm to your computer and do not contain viruses.
The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized online experience.
What cookies may be used by the website?
Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. The types of cookies we use are described and listed below. If you disable any optional cookies, your experience of using our website may be impaired as some of the cookies help us to identify and resolve errors or display content that is relevant to you. We may also use some cookies provided by third-party service providers.
Strictly Necessary/Operational Cookies – Always Active
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information and your consent is not required.
These cookies may be set to allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we may not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to monitor its performance.
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or may be set by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
Exercise your preferences
If you wish to opt-out of any cookies, you may do so by clicking on the relevant option on the cookie consent banner that will be presented to you the first time you visit our website or you can change your preference at any point in time by using manage cookies button/link in the website footer.
You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to know further information about the cookies used by our websites.
Updated November 2021