Cookies are small amounts of data placed on the visitor’s browser when the visitor accesses the website and are sent back to the server of the website upon the visitor’s subsequent visits.
TYPES OF COOKIES USED
Functional Cookies Functional cookies are technically necessary cookies that ensure the proper functioning of the website. Without these cookies, certain essential features of the website would not work or would not be retained for the visitor.
Analytical Cookies Analytical cookies are used to track the performance of the website and to gain insights into how often and in what ways certain parts of the website are accessed. This helps improve the website and communication through the website.
Tracking Cookies Tracking cookies track the visitor’s browsing behavior on the website. This allows the website to display relevant advertisements to the visitor.
For the use of tracking cookies, visitor consent is requested. If the visitor does not grant permission, non-personalized advertisements will be displayed.
Social Media Buttons The website features buttons for the following social media platforms:
Through these social media buttons, visitors can easily share, like, or follow the website on the respective social media platforms without having to log in again.
For more information about the cookies placed and data processing by these social media platforms, please refer to their respective cookie and privacy policies.
For a complete overview of all cookies used on the website, please visit:
HOW CONSENT IS GIVEN OR REFUSED
For the use of certain cookies, the website requires consent from the visitor.
The website uses a cookie banner to request consent. Visitors can select which cookies they consent to or refuse. Cookies for which consent is not given will not be placed when visiting the website.
Refusing consent for the placement of cookies may result in the website or certain functions of the website not functioning optimally.
Visitors can configure their browser settings to block certain cookies on any website they visit. The location of this function varies depending on the browser.
If cookies have already been placed due to prior consent, they can be deleted in the browser settings.
VIEWING AND/OR DELETING COOKIE HISTORY
Placed cookies can be viewed and/or deleted through the browser.
The location of the function to view and/or delete cookie history varies by browser but is generally found under privacy settings, browsing data, or browsing history.
If different browsers are used, the cookie history may differ for each browser.
When visitors wish to delete placed cookies, the cookie should be deleted in each browser if multiple browsers are used.
Cookies are not retained longer than necessary for the purpose for which the cookie was placed.
Some cookies are session-bound, meaning they are deleted after the website visit.
Other cookies have a specific retention period, ranging from a few hours to an indefinite period but never longer than necessary.
The retention period per cookie can be found in the full overview of cookies used by the website.
Certain cookies, when placed, also collect personal data from the website visitor.
For more information about the processing of personal data by the website and the visitor’s associated rights, please refer to: