What are Cookies?
A cookie is a text file containing small amounts of information which is downloaded to your device (e.g computer or mobile phone) when you access a website. The text file is then sent back to our server each time your browser requests a page from the server.
This enables us to operate the Website more effectively and load the Website in such a way as to reflect your personal preferences based on your previous browsing on the Website, as well as keywords we are able to gather from URLs of webpages from which you accessed the Website.
Sometimes, we embed images or videos from third party websites. As a result, when you visit a page featuring such content, you be presented with cookies from these websites.
We do not control these cookies and cannot prevent these sites or domains from collecting information on your use of this content.
On some pages, we also feature embedded ‘Share’ buttons or widgets that enable you to share content with friends through a number of popular social networking sites (eg Google+1; Twitter; Facebook ‘Like’ etc). These sites set cookies which can identify you as an individual when you are also logged in to their services. We do not control these cookies and you should check the relevant third-party website to see how your information is used and how to opt out.
We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. This is to make sure it’s meeting its users’ needs. It also helps us to understand how we can improve.
There are also cookies that store basic data on your interactions with WordPress, the CMS running this website.
How do I turn Cookies off?
If you would like to opt out of cookies, you can change the settings on your internet browser to reject cookies. You can set your web browser (e.g. Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, etc) to reject all cookies; allow only ‘trusted’ sites to set them, or to accept cookies from websites only for the duration of your visit.
Your browser’s ‘Help’ option will tell you how. Please note that if you do set your browser to reject all or some cookies, you may not be able to use all or some parts of our Website.
If you have any questions or concerns about this, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org