This site uses cookies. Cookies are small pieces of data that allow us to find out how visitors browse our site. The data collected via cookies is used to make your future browsing experience more enjoyable and efficient.

Cookies do not record any personal information about a user and no identifying data will be stored. If you wish to opt out of cookies, you must customize the settings on your computer by setting all cookies to be cleared or by setting an alert message to pop up when cookies are about to be stored. To proceed without modifying the site’s use of cookies, simply go on browsing. We use the following types of cookies:

Essential cookies
These cookies are strictly necessary for you to be able to navigate the site and make full use of its features, such as accessing the protected areas of the site. Without these cookies, essential services, such as online forms, might not function properly.

Functionality Cookies
These cookies allow the site to memorize your choices (such as your name, language, or region) and provide enhanced personalized functionality. These cookies may also be used to flag changes to text size, fonts, and other aspects of web pages that may be customized. By using our site, you agree that these cookies may be installed on your device.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help the website analyse how visitors use it. The information generated by these cookies about your use of the website (including your anonymous IP address) will be transmitted to and stored on Google’s servers in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile website activity reports for our website operators, and provide other services relating to website activity and internet use.  Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required by law or where such third parties process such information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate setting on your browser, but this might prevent you from using all the website’s features. By using this website, you authorize Google to process your data in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

To customize your management of cookies on the most widely used browsers:

Microsoft Edge – Firefox – Mozilla – Google Chrome – Safari – iOS

The types of third-party cookies we use

Performance and functionality cookies: these cookies are used to improve the performance and functionality of the website, but are not essential to its operation. However, if you disable these cookies, certain features of the site may be limited or unavailable.

Social Media Cookies: these cookies are used to allow you to share pages and content that you find interesting via third-party social media sites or other websites. These cookies may also be used for promotional purposes.

Temporary Cookies
We use temporary cookies on our website to allow you to browse without interruption. We may use temporary cookies for internal statistical purposes.  Once your browsing session is over, this type of cookie does not store any information on your hard drive.

Persistent Cookies
Some of our own analytical cookies and some third-party cookies are persistent cookies. This type of cookie allows us and third parties to track the browsing behaviour of visitors to our website over a longer period of time, and thus to provide you with additional features based on your use of the website and the content you have saved or archived; these cookies may also be used for advertising and marketing purposes. Depending on their function, this type of cookie can be stored for variable lengths of time, from a few hours to a week, to several years. This type of cookie will persist after you have finished a browsing session and may be used by our own online properties or third parties to recognize your device when you initiate a new browsing session.

Managing cookies

You can express your preferences in relation to receiving all types of cookie via your web browser settings. Because the route to accepting or rejecting cookies via your browser settings varies according to the browser you use (e.g., Chrome, Safari, or Firefox), we recommend visiting the help menu of your web browser to learn more about how to set your browser-based cookie preferences. You may also, at any time, set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies.

Cookies do not read any other data on your hard drive and may be deleted from your computer at any time by using your browser commands. Currently, it is not technically possible to synchronize settings across different browsers and devices (computers or smartphones). You need to select your preferred settings on each individual browser/device you currently use, and then each time you use a new browser or device. If you choose not to accept, or to otherwise disable or disactivate, all cookies, your choice will apply to all types of cookies and will affect the functionality of our online properties. You may not be able to access all features of sites or applications and in some cases this website will simply not function properly.