Cookie policy

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What are cookies?

Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. You can find out more about cookies at http://www.cookiecentral.com.

How do we use cookies?

We collect cookies on our website to evaluate your visit to our website. We track the time and date of your visit, which pages were viewed and where you accessed our website from. We do not use cookies to collect or store any personal information that could be used to identify you, such as your name, age, telephone number, e-mail or postal address.

How do you turn off cookies?

Most internet browsers allow you to turn off cookies. To do this, look at the help menu on your browser. Switching off cookies may restrict your use of the website and delay or affect the way it operates.

What cookies do we use?

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

 

COOKIE NAME PURPOSE
PHPSESSID PHPSESSID To identify your unique session on the website
__atuvc __atuvc These cookies are used by the tool addthis.com which allows users to share particular pages easily and these cookies remember options such as your preferences on which network (for example Facebook or Twitter) a particular user likes to share with.
__utma __utma Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmt __utmt Used to throttle request rate.
__utmb __utmb Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics
__utmc __utmc Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
__utmz __utmz Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. Thecookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmv __utmv Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
_ga _ga Used to distinguish users.
pll_language pll_language

For the internationalisation of the website the plugin Polylang to translate all the content of the website.

Polylang uses the cookie pll _language to remember the language selected by the user when he comes back to visit again the website. This cookie is also used to get the language information when not available in another way.

wordpress_logged_in_

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wordpress_logged_in_

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Used to check whether the current visitor is a logged in WordPress.com user.
wordpress_test_cookie wordpress_test_cookie Checks if cookies are enabled to provide appropriate user experience.
wp-settings-1 wp-settings-1 Used to persist a user's wp-admin configuration.
wp-settings-time-1 wp-settings-time-1 Used to persist a user's wp-admin configuration.
ARRAffinity ARRAffinity Used to aid people who need to stay with a certain instance of web app or web site in Azure.


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Issue date: August 2016