A cookie is a small text file that a website sends to the browser and is saved on your computer while the user is browsing. Cookies are used to make websites function more efficiently, to improve performance, but also to supply information to website owners.
Our website uses different types of cookies, each one with a specific function as per the chart below:
|TYPES OF COOKIES||FUNCTION|
|Session Cookies||These cookies, which allow the website to function correctly, are used to collection information on how visitors use the website. This information is used to create reports and helps us improve the website. The cookies collect information anonymously, including the number of visitors, where the visitors are from and the pages they visited.|
|Permanent Cookies||These cookies are used for example by Google Analytics to elaborate statistical analyses regarding users’ browsing history on computer and mobile phone applications, the number of pages visited or the number of clicks made on one page while browsing a website. Click here for Google privacy overview.|
|Third-party Cookies||These cookies are used by third parties. This use of these cookies normally does not entail personal data processing. Third-party cookies are used in content from external websites, for example advertisements. They can be used to record website use for marketing purposes.|
The majority of browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) are configured to accept cookies. However, the majority of browsers allow user to check and disable cookies through the browser setting. Remember, though, that disabling session or permanent cookies can make the website malfunction and/or limit the services offered. To modify your settings, follow the browsers’ instructions under “Options” or “Preferences”. To learn more about cookies, read the fact sheet.
Policy updated on 19/12/2018