Euraxess Italy informs you how cookies are used on their website.
What are cookies?
Cookies are files which can be downloaded onto your computer or mobile device from the website. They are tools which play an essential role in the provision of numerous information society services. Among other things they allow a website to store and recover information on the browsing habits of a user or their computer and, depending on the information gathered, can be used to recognize the user and improve the service offered.
Types of cookies
Depending on the entity that manages the domain sending the cookies and dealing with the obtained data, there are two types of cookies: first-party cookies and third-party cookies.
A cookie can be classified by its lifespan and the domain to which it belongs. By lifespan, a cookie is either a:,
- session cookie which is erased when the user closes the browser or
- persistent cookie which remains on the user's computer/device for a pre-defined period of time.
Lastly, another classification exists with five types of cookies depending on the purpose for which the data obtained is used: technical cookies, personalisation cookies, analytic cookies, advertising cookies and behavioural advertising cookies.
The Euraxess Italy website uses Google Analytics, a website analytics service developed by Google, which allows the browsing on its web pages to be measured and analysed. On your browser you will be able to observe cookies from this service. Depending on the previous types they can be first-party cookies, session cookies or analytic cookies. You can find further information in this regard or disable the use of these cookies via http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/.
As a result of this information the following actions may be followed:
- Accept cookies. This notice will not be shown again upon accessing any website page during the current session.
- Close. The notice is hidden on the current page.
How to change the cookies configuration
You can restrict, block or delete the Euraxess Italy cookies or any other website using your browser. Each browser operates differently but the “Help” function will give instructions.