To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your
device. Most big websites do this too.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the
site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size
and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them
whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
your display preferences, such as contrast color settings or font size if you have already replied to a
survey pop-up that asks you if the content was helpful or not (so you won’t be asked again) if you have
Also, some videos embedded in our pages use a cookie to anonymously gather statistics on how you got
there and what videos you visited.
Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a
better browsing experience. You can delete or block these cookies, but if you do that some features of
this site may not work as intended.
The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under
our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.
How to control cookies
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see the settings in your specific
browser. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to
prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some
preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.
What are the type of cookies and their purpose?
|Type of cookie||Purpose|
|Essential Cookies||These cookies are essential to provide you with services available through our Site and
to enable you to use some of its features. [For example, they allow you to log in to secure areas of our
Site and help the content of the pages you request load quickly. Without these cookies, the services that
you have asked for cannot be provided, and we only use these cookies to provide you with those
|Functionality Cookies||These cookies allow our Site to remember choices you make when you use our Site,
[such as remembering your language preferences, remembering your login details and remembering the
changes you make to other parts of our Site which you can customize]. The purpose of these cookies is
to provide you with a more personal experience and to avoid you having to re-enter your preferences
every time you visit our Site.
|Analytics and Performance Cookies||These cookies are used to collect information about traffic to our Site and how users
use our Site. The information gathered does not identify any individual visitor. [It includes the number of
visitors to our Site, the websites that referred them to our Site, the pages they visited on our Site, what
time of day they visited our Site, whether they have visited our Site before, and other similar
information.] [We use this information to help operate our Site more efficiently, to gather broad
demographic information and to monitor the level of activity on our Site.][We use Google Analytics for this purpose. Google Analytics uses its own cookies. It is only used to
improve how our Site works. You can find out more information about Google Analytics cookies here: https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies/[You can find out more about how Google protects your data here: https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html/
[You can prevent the use of Google Analytics relating to your use of our Site by downloading and
|Targeted and advertising cookies||[These cookies track your browsing habits to enable us to show advertising if we
choose to, which is more likely to be of interest to you. These cookies use information about your
browsing history to group you with other users who have similar interests. Based on that information,
and with our permission, third party advertisers can place cookies to enable them to show adverts which
we think will be relevant to your interests while you are on third party websites.] [You can disable cookies which remember your browsing habits and target advertising at you, by
reviewing & changing the setting in your browser. If you choose to remove targeted or advertising
cookies, you will still see ads but they may not be relevant to you. Even if you do choose to remove
cookies by the companies listed at the above link, not all companies that serve online behavioral
advertising are included in this list, and so you may still receive some cookies and tailored adverts from
companies that are not listed.]
|Social Media Cookies||[These cookies are used when you share information using a social media sharing
button or “like” button on our Site or you link your account or engage with our content on or through a
social networking website such as Facebook, Twitter or Google+. The social network will record that you
have done this.]
You can typically remove or reject cookies via your browser settings. In order to do this, follow the
instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “settings,” “help” “tools” or “edit”
facility). Many browsers are set to accept cookies until you change your settings.
If you do not accept our cookies, you may experience some inconvenience in your use of our Site. For
example, we may not be able to recognize your computer or mobile device and you may need to log in
every time you visit our Site.