What are cookies?

Cookies are files stored by websites on the user’s browsers which contain session data which can be useful later on the same website. These data, which are stored in cookies, are used to keep the information when browsing different pages on the website, and to analyze the way the user interacts with the website, thus identifying user’s preferences.

This website (www.fundacionidis.com) may use technical cookies (small information files which the server sends to the computer of the person accessing the website) to carry out certain functions which are deemed essential for the correct operation and display of the website. The cookies used are temporary, their sole purpose is to improve browsing efficiency, and they disappear at the end of the user’s session. Under no circumstances may these cookies provide personal data by themselves, and they will not be used for collecting this type of information.

By using cookies, the server hosting the website recognizes the browser used by the user with the purpose of making their browsing experience easier, allowing, for example, access to users who have previously registered for the areas, services, promotions or competitions for their exclusive use without having to sign in every time they visit the website. They can also be used to measure audience, traffic parameters, to control progress and the number of visits, etc. being in these cases technically dispensable cookies, but useful for the user. This website will not install dispensable cookies without prior consent from the user.

Cookies description

Technical cookies: They allow the user to browse a website, platform or application and use the different options or services on them, such as controlling the traffic and data communication, identifying the session or accessing restricted areas, remembering the different elements of an order, carrying out the purchase process of an order, using security elements while browsing or sharing contents on social networks.

Personalization cookies: They allow the user to access the service with certain general characteristics which are predefined based on a range of criteria on the user’s equipment, such as the language, the type of browser the user uses to access the service, the regional settings from where the user accesses the service, etc.

Session cookies: They are temporary cookies which remain in the cookies file of the browser until the user leaves the website. They are usually used to analyze traffic patterns on the website. Ultimately, this allows us to offer a better experience to improve the content and make it easier to use.

Analysis cookies: They are cookies which, processed by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and carry out the statistical measurement and analysis of their use of the offered service. For this purpose, the user’s browsing habits on our website are analysed with the purpose of improving the product or service range we offer.

Cookies used on this website

  • _ga: Third-party analysis cookie to register user identification. Validity period of 2 years.
  • _gat: Third-party analysis cookies to analyze browsing behaviours. Validity period of 10 minutes.
  • _gid: Third-party analysis cookie to register user ID. Validity period of 24 hours.

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