DEFINITION AND PURPOSE OF COOKIES
A cookie is a file that is downloaded on your computer when you visit certain websites. Among other things, cookies enable websites to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their device and can be used to recognise a user, depending on the information contained on the device and the way it is used.
COOKIES USED ON THIS WEBSITE
Using cookies allows us to streamline user browsing and tailor the information and services that we offer to users’ interests. Cookies are used on both a permanent and temporary basis (session cookies). Permanent cookies will be stored on your computer or mobile device for a maximum term of 24 months.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN COOKIES ARE DEACTIVATED
You can access your browser settings at any time in order to modify and/or block the installation of cookies; however, this may disable some functions and access to some content may be restricted. The level of functioning of the service may be affected.
HOW TO DEACTIVATE OR DELETE COOKIES
You can enable, block, delete or receive information about the cookies installed on your device by configuring the settings of the browser installed on your computer.
If you use one of the following browsers, you can find information on how to do this by clicking on the relevant link:
You can also easily delete cookies from your computer or mobile device through your browser. Go to your browser’s “Help” tab for instructions on how to manage and delete cookies. You can deactivate cookies or receive a notification every time a new cookie is sent to your computer or mobile device.
There are tools available online that allow users to detect cookies on each website they visit and manage their deactivation (for example, Ghostery: https://www.ghostery.com/about-ghostery/privacy-statements/, http://www.ghostery.com/faq).