What are cookies?
Types of cookies
There are two broad categories of cookies: persistent cookies and session cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your device until deleted manually or automatically. Session cookies remain on your device until you close your browser and are thereby automatically deleted.
Cookies that are strictly necessary for the website to function and to enable you to make use of the services we provide;
Cookies that collect data related to the use of our website and the performance of it. We use this information to improve our online products and services;
Cookies that we use to personalise and optimise your experience on our website. These cookies store information on your choices such as text size, language and screen resolution;
Cookies that are placed by third parties for enhanced services (such as social media cookies) or for advertising purposes.
Please see below for further information on the types of cookies we use.
Analytics and performance-related cookies
These cookies help us measure traffic patterns to determine which areas of our website have been visited. We use this to research a visitor’s habits so that we can improve our online products and services. We may log IP addresses (that is, the electronic addresses of computers connected to the internet) to analyse trends, administer the website, track users’ movements, and gather broad demographic information. These cookies are not essential to the website and we will always ask for your consent before placing these cookies. You can withdraw your consent at all times. See more information below.
List of performance cookies (this list is not exhaustive):
_ga | Google Analytics cookie. Used to distinguish users;
_gid | Google Analytics cookie. Used to distinguish users;
_hjIncludedInSample | Hotjar cookie. This session cookie is set to let Hotjar visualize users' behaviour ( taps and scrolling behaviour);
_utma | Google Analytics cookie. Used to distinguish users and sessions;
_utmb | Google Analytics cookie. Used to determine new sessions/visits;
_utmc | Google Analytics cookie. This cookie operates in conjunction with the _utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit;
_utmz | Google Analytics cookie. Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site;
svSession | Wix cookie. Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site;
_fbp | Facebook cookie. Used to distinguish users and their profiles;
Other cookies may be used at anytime to gather information on interest and preferences.
It’s possible to restrict or block cookies or even delete cookies that have already been placed on your device. If you do so, you may not be able to access certain parts of our website and we may think that you have never visited us before and will, therefore, show you the Cookie Notice again and ask for your consent in placing cookies.
You can restrict or block cookies by changing your browser’s settings. Check the specific information in your browser’s help section to find out how to manage your cookie settings.
How to contact us
If you have any questions, comments or complaints regarding cookies, please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org.