Social Innovation for the Sustainability

Cookies Policy

1. What is a cookie?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded on to your computer or device when you access certain websites that compile information on your browsing activity. In some cases, cookies are necessary to facilitate browsing and to allow the storage and recovery of information on the browsing habits of a user or their computer, among other things, and, according to the information they contain and the way in which devices are used, they allow users to be recognised.

2. Identifying cookies used
Following the guidelines established by the Spanish Data Protection Agency, cookies used on this website are classified as follows:

First-party cookies: Cookies sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a device or domain managed by the editor, which provides the service requested by the user.

Third-party cookies: Cookies sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a device or domain not managed by the editor, but rather by another entity which processes the data obtained from cookies.

Session cookies: These cookies collect and store data when the user accesses a website.

Persistent cookies: Cookies which store data in the device so that they can be accessed and processed during a period of time defined by the person responsible for the cookie, varying from minutes to several years.

Technical cookies: These cookies allow the user to browse a website, platform or application and use the different available options or services.

Personalisation cookies: These cookies enable the user to access the service with some general features defined by default, according to a series of criteria on the user’s device, for instance the language, the browser used to access the service, regional settings through which the service is accessed, etc.

Analysis Cookies: Cookies that enable the person responsible for them to monitor and analyse users’ behaviour on the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookie is used to measure the activity of websites, applications or platforms, and to create users’ browsing profiles on them. They aim to implement improvements based on the analysis of user data from the service users.

Advertising cookies: These enable the most efficient possible management of advertising spaces which, when applicable, the editor has included on a website, application or platform from which they provide the service requested and according to criteria that includes edited content or the frequency in which adverts are shown.

3. Which cookies do we use.?
On our website we use the following cookies:

  • First-party: Those sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a device or domain managed by the editor, which provides the service requested by the user.
  • Session: These collect and store data when the user accesses a website.
  • Third-party: Those sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a device or domain not managed by the editor, but rather by another entity which processes the data obtained from cookies.

-  Google Analytics:
https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=es

- Real Media:
http://www.comscore.com/esl/Sobre-comScore/Politica-de- privacidad?cs_edgescape_cc=ES
http://www.realmedia.com/en us/pages/privacy_policy.html)

Disabling cookies
You can allow, block or remove the cookies stored on your computer by setting the options on the browser installed on your computer. Please carefully read the help section on your browser to find out more about how to activate in “private mode” or unblock certain cookies.

Normally, you can stop accepting cookies on your browser or stop accepting cookies from a particular service.

All modern browsers allow the cookies settings to be changed. These settings are normally found in the “options” or “preferences” section on your browser menu. Additionally, you can set your browser or email account, or install free add-ons to avoid Web Bugs being downloaded when an email is opened.
The Site offers guidance to users on accessing the settings menu for cookies and, when applicable, for private browsing in each of the main browsers:

• Internet Explorer: Tools - > Internet Options - > Privacy - > Settings.
• For more information, contact Microsoft Support or use the Help option in the browser.
• Firefox: Tools- > Options - > Privacy - > History - > Customized setup.
• Chrome: Settings - > Advanced - > Privacy - > Content settings.
• Safari: Preferences - > Security.
• For more information, contact Apple Support or use the Help option in your browser.

Disabling or deleting cookies that belong to Google
If you accept the use of cookies belonging to Google Analytics, you can uninstall them later in your browser settings, as indicated, or install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=es.

Can the Cookies Policy be modified?

The Site can modify this Cookies Policy according to legal and regulatory demands, or for the purposes of adapting the Policy to the instructions issued by the Spanish Data Protection Agency. Users are therefore advised to check for changes regularly.

When major changes to this Cookies Policy are made, users will be informed through the website and registered users via email.