To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
- To store information about the user’s identity
- To store information that the user has submitted, for automatic filling of forms etc.
- To store information about user’s behaviour on the site
- To store information about the user’s interests
- To store preferences the user has adjusted on the site
How to control cookies
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.
Where can I find more information?
You can visit the European Commission website for more information about cookies and how we are allowed to use them.