Cookies Policy – Biodiversity Inventory for Conservation vzw

Last updated: 22-05-2018

Biodiversity Inventory for Conservation (BINCO) NPO uses cookies on its website (the “Site”). By using the Site, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Site, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

 

What are cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Site or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Site more useful to you.

 

How BINCO NPO uses cookies

When you use and access the Site, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser. We use cookies for the following purposes: to enable certain functions of the Site, to provide analytics and to store your preferences. We use both session and persistent cookies on the Site and we use different types of cookies to run the Site:

  • Technical cookies: this type of cookie allows the proper operation of certain sections of the Site. These fall into two categories: persistent or session cookies.
  • Analytical cookies: these are used to collect information about the site and report usage statistics (such as the number of visitors to the Site, and the most popular pages). Analytical cookies are sent from the site itself or by third-party domains.

 

List of cookies used on this website

Cookie name
Purpose
Expires
qtrans_front_language remembers the language preference of the visitor 1 year after setting
PHPSESSID native to PHP, stores serialized state data of a visitor’s session when browser is closed
_ga visitor identification (unique ‘Client ID’) and tracking 2 years after setting
_gat throttling requests to Google analytics after 1 minute
_gid grouping visitor’s journey after 24 hours

 

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you’d like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser. Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

 

Where can your find more information about cookies

You can learn more about cookies on the third-party website ‘AllAboutCookies’: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/