Cookie Policy

About this cookie policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to the following domains:

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide a better user experience, and understand how the website performs and analyse what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies?

As most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How can I control the cookie preferences?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies.

What type of cookies does this webpage use?

  1. First party cookies – Necessary: some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information.
  2. Tracking cooking and statistics – Non-necessary: these cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. These data help us understand and analyse how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.
  3. Third-party cookies – Non-necessary, functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing content on the website on social media platforms.

Update your cookie preferences here

Check the boxes of the cookies you want to be active in this webpage:

 Cookie type Name Purpose Conservation period Property
Session Cookie PHPSESSID To provide functions across pages. Session
First Party cookie fusionredux_current_tab Technical and strictly necessary cookie used to maintain the main functionality of the site. 7 days
First Party cookie privacy_embeds Cookie that manages and stores user consent to load the different third party embeds and tracking scripts. 30 days
First Party cookie wordpress_test_cookie Tests that the browser accepts cookies. Session
First Party cookie wp-settings-1 Used to persist a user’s wp-admin configuration. 1 year
First Party cookie wporg_logged_in
Used to check whether the current visitor is a logged-in user. 14 days if you select “Remember Me” when logging in. Otherwise, Session.
Third party cookies auth_token Allows following our Twitter account easily sharing content via Twitter, and displaying the latest tweet 3 months Twitter
Third party cookies dnt Used for performance. To track user activity on our website that can be used for advertising purposes. Until browser is closed Twitter
Third party cookies guest_id To identify and track the website visitor. 2 years Twitter
Third party cookies guest_id_ads This cookie is set due to Twitter integration and sharing capabilities for the social media. 2 years Twitter
Third party cookies guest_id_marketing Used to detect whether a user is logged into Twitter 2 years Twitter
Third party cookies personalization_id This cookie is set due to Twitter integration and sharing capabilities for the social media 2 years Twitter
Third party cookies twid Determinate whether the user is logged in during the browser session; allows tweets; records the number of times a page is tweeted 10 years Twitter
Third party cookies LOGIN_INFO This cookie is used to play YouTube videos embedded on the website. 2 years YouTube
Third party cookies VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Attempts to calculate user bandwidth on pages with embedded YouTube videos. 179 days YouTube
Third party cookies YSC Registers a unique identification to keep statistics of which YouTube videos the user has seen. Session YouTube
Third party cookies __Secure-3PAPISID Builds a profile of website visitor interests to show relevant and personalized ads through retargeting. 2 years YouTube
Third party cookies __Secure-3PSID Builds a profile of website visitor interests to show relevant and personalized ads through retargeting. 2 years YouTube
Third party cookies __Secure-3PSIDCC Targeting cookie. Used to create a user profile and display relevant and personalised ads to the user. 2 years YouTube