Cookies Policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in a user’s web browser while the user is browsing that website. Every time the user loads the website, the browser sends the cookie back to the server to notify the website of the user’s previous activity.

In most cases cookies are used to store information in order to improve the use of the website you are visiting; in the case of websites that allow the login to a private area the access is automatically allowed by recalling the stored cookie; the same function is used to write comments in which an e-mail address is required.

Other cookies may be utilized in order to improve individual functionalities of the website, such as preferences, searches and other activities that are identified by third party cookies in order to allow you to use, for instance, the social networks via the share buttons.

By using the site the user accepts that the ‘proprietary’ cookies and those of ‘third parties’, mentioned in the ‘List of utilized cookies’ shown herein below, are installed on his/her device.

By disabling the storing of all or some cookies, the navigation of the site (or of some sections thereof) could be compromised or limited by the absence of functionalities.

More information about the management of the cookies and their cancellation on the various browsers can be found also here: www.aboutcookies.org

Disabling Cookies

Each browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari) allows setting up the cookies preferences.

Cookies can be disabled by changing the settings in your web browser. Details on how to do this in the most common browsers are detailed below. If your browser is not listed here, you can find out how to disable cookies in the browser help section or by contacting the manufacturer.

For your convenience, we show here below the links to the cookie management for the most common browsers:

Chrome

Firefox

Explorer

Opera

Safari

Types of cookies

There are different types of cookies depending on their duration, the domain that has installed them and their function.

  • Persistent cookies are used to retain user preferences, relating to a particular website you visit. This can be things like whether you want to be logged in automatically when you visit the website, or whether you’ve already been asked to take part in a survey for example. Persistent cookies exist on your machine for a pre-set length of time.
  • Session cookies are used to retain information during a particular time you’ve used a website; this can be things like storing the contents of your shopping basket on an e-commerce site. They are deleted as soon as you close your browser.
  • Third-party cookies are used by advertisers and social networks to learn about your browsing habits to help deliver relevant advertising and content to you. This, for example means you could be more likely to see adverts for shops you already shop at.
  • Social Widget Cookies, made available by the social networks (for instance Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google Maps, etc.) may utilize their own cookies or third party cookies. The disabling does not compromise the use of the site, except for the sections in which widgets may be installed (for instance for the integration of videos or maps) and in some cases the possibility of a fast sharing of the contents or the possibility of commenting some areas of the site.
  • Advertising Cookies are installed to show the site visitors contents related to their preferences. They may be therefore utilized to show advertising contents aimed at the interests of the person. The cookies of this type work in cooperation with third party sites and may keep track of the past navigation on pages existing on different domains. The cookies of this type usually keep track of the IP address of the user besides other information, some of which may be personal.  This site does NOT use cookies of this type.

What cookies do we use on our site?

  • Message cookies; once the user is informed of the activity with the message shown in the initial part of this website, a cookie will be stored, to track you are aware of the use of the cookies, and via the relevant cookie the message will no longer be shown, also with the aim of improving your navigation on this website.
  • The cookies collected on this website are not utilized to identify you individually, they are collected to improve the service, to make easier its use, and therefore to increase your satisfaction with the service we are offering. Via the above-described procedure, you can delete the cookies; deleting such cookies could compromise several functionalities of the website.
  • Analytical cookies, of third parties (external websites not owned by us) that allow us to see how the visitors navigate inside the website and to store the contents that the visitors watch and in which they are interested. This way we can improve the service we offer, making so that our users find the information they are looking for.
  • Social cookies, of third parties (external websites not owned by us) necessary to allow the social networks (Facebook, Google and Twitter) to control the interaction with the social widgets on the website.
    Interaction with the social networks and external platforms

The stored information is exclusively used for the web consultation of ENRICHME’s websites and are not shared with any website out of the enrichme.eu domain.

Cookies can safely be deleted without impacting next visits to the website. Restricting cookies during a visit (session) however, will impact on the functionalities.

Interaction with the social networks and external platforms

These services allow performing interactions with the social networks, or with other external platforms, directly from the pages of the Application. The interactions and the information acquired by this Application are in any case subject to the privacy settings of the User relevant to each social network.

In case an interaction service with the social network is installed, it is possible that, even in case the Users do not make use of the service, such service collects traffic data relevant to the pages in which it is installed.

Twitter’s ‘Tweet’ button and social widgets (Twitter)

Twitter’s ‘Tweet’ button and social widgets are services for the interaction with the Twitter social network, provided by Twitter Inc.

Collected personal data: Cookies and Utilization Data.

Place of treatment: USA – Privacy Policy

Facebook’s ‘Like’ button and social widgets (Facebook, Inc.)

Facebook’s ‘Like’ button and social widgets are services for the interaction with the Facebook social network, provided by Facebook Inc.

Collected personal data: Cookies and Utilization Data.

Place of treatment: USA – Privacy Policy

+1 button and social widgets of Google+ (Google)

The ‘+1’ button and social widgets of Google+ are services for the interaction with the Google+ social network, provided by Google Inc.

Collected personal data: Cookies and Utilization Data.

Place of treatment: USA – Privacy Policy

Statistics

The services contained in this section allow the Data Controller to monitor and analyse the traffic data and are used to keep track of the User’s behaviour.

Google Analytics (Google)

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (‘Google’).

Google utilizes the collected Personal Data in order to track and examine the utilization of this Application, to prepare reports and share them with the other services developed by Google.

Google could utilize the Personal Data to contextualize and customize the announcements of its own advertising network.

Collected personal data: Cookies and Utilization Data.

Place of treatment: USA – Privacy Policy

Display of contents from external platforms

These services allow to display contents hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this Application and to interact with them.

In case a service of this type is installed, it is possible that, even in case the Users do not make use of the service, such service collects traffic data relevant to the pages in which it is installed.

YouTube Video Widget (Google)

YouTube is a service for the display of video contents managed by Google Inc., which allows this Application to integrate such contents inside its own pages.

Collected personal data: Cookies and Utilization Data.

Place of treatment: USA – Privacy Policy

Google Maps Widget (Google Inc.)

Google Maps is a service for the display of maps managed by Google Inc., which allows this Application to integrate such contents inside its own pages.

Collected personal data: Cookies and Utilization Data.

Place of treatment: USA – Privacy Policy

 

In addition to what is mentioned in this document, the User may manage the preferences relevant to the Cookies directly inside his/her own browser and prevent – for instance – that third parties may install theirs. Via the preference of the browser it is also possible to eliminate the Cookies installed in the past, including the Cookie in which it may have been installed the consent to the installation of Cookies by this site. It is important to underline that by disabling all the Cookies, the operation of this site could be compromised. The User may find information on how to manage the Cookies in his/her browser at the following addresses: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Opera e Microsoft Windows Explorer.

Changes to this Information Page

This information page may be subject to changes (such as changes to legislation, or the implementation of new services offered by this site). Therefore, users are invited to visit this page periodically in order to check for any change.

Policy last update: 31 July 2015