With a view to providing a more customized and efficient service, we need to remember and store information regarding the manner in which you use this website. This can be achieve by using small text files known as “cookies”. Cookies contain small amounts of information, and are installed in your computer or other software by a web server. Once downloaded, your browser sends these cookies back to the website on each subsequent visit, so that the site can recognize you and remember data such as your user preferences. You may find further information regarding cookies and how they work on this link.
Which cookies do we use and why?
Some of the cookies we use are required to allow browsing through our website and use of its functionalities, such as accessing secured areas and contents reserved for registered users.
We also use “functional cookies” to record information on the options selected upon entering our website and in order to customize it for our visitors. For example, to remember the language or region of origin, or to learn whether a survey has been completed. This information is normally stored after having deleted any data allowing the user to be identified, and is used for no other purposes.
We, or our service providers, also use analytical services allowing us to understand to what extent our contents are effective or what our users’ interests are, as well as to improve the general operation of the website. In addition, we use visit counters, as well as so-called “performance cookies”, which allow for a follow-up on how many users access our website and how often. This information is stored for purely statistical purposes, and we have no intention to use it to personally identify our users. Nevertheless, if you are registered and have logged into our website, we may combine this information with the information obtained from cookies and from analytical services of our website to analyse in further detail the manner in which you make use of our website.
This website does not use “advertising cookies”, which are those permitting the sending of customised publicity to website visitors.
How to control cookies
Your use of this website implies your agreement to our installing cookies in your computer or system, as explained above. Nevertheless, you are able to control and manage cookies in various ways. Please note that the fact of blocking or deleting cookies has an impact on your user experience, and some of the features of the website may cease to be fully accessible.
The majority of browsers allow you to verify what cookies you have installed and to eliminate them individually, or to block the cookies of a specific website, or of all websites. Please note that any preferences stored will be lost if you delete all cookies, including your preferences on cookies management, since this requires the installation of a disabling cookie. If you require further information on how to manage your browser settings to block or filter cookies, please refer to Aboutcookies.org or Cookiecentral.com.
How to manage analytical cookies
You may opt not to allow analytical cookies to register anonymous searches when surfing the web. We use the following service providers: If you require further information on their privacy policies and how to eliminate or disable their cookies, please refer to their respective websites: