What are they and what do we use them for?
What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that certain platforms, such as web pages, install on your computer, smart phone, tablet or connected television. Cookies are used for multiple purposes: to store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, enable certain technical functionalities, and so on. Cookies are sometimes used to store basic information about the browsing habits of the user or their device, to the point of being able to recognise it, in some cases.
Why are they important?
Cookies are useful for various reasons. From a technical viewpoint, they allow web pages to operate more effectively in accordance with your preferences, such as storing your language or your country’s currency. In addition, they help website managers to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information that they collect through them.
Browsing this portal means that the following types of cookies may be installed:
These types of cookies store your preferences for certain tools or services so that you do not have to adjust the settings every time you visit our portal and, in certain cases, they may be transferred to third parties. In the case of e-commerce, they allow you to store information about your shopping basket.
Cookies that, properly processed by us or by third parties, enable us to quantify the number of visitors and statistically analyse usage of our services by users. Thanks to this we can analyse browsing through our website, and thus improve our offer of products and services.
When you register with our website, cookies are generated that identify you as a registered user and indicate when you have logged in to the portal. These cookies are used to identify your user account and its associated services. These cookies are maintained as long as you do not sign out of your account, close the browser or turn off the device. These cookies may be used in combination with analytical data to individually identify your preferences on our portal.
Other third-party cookies
Third-party cookies may be installed on some of our pages to enable the management and improvement of the services offered by them. Links to social media that allow us to share our content are an example of this use.
How can I adjust my preference settings?
You can enable, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by adjusting the settings on your Internet browser. If you block them, certain services that require their use may not be available to you. Links to information on how you can activate your preferences for the most popular browsers are set out below:
If you wish to contact us regarding our cookies policy, you may do so at firstname.lastname@example.org