COOKIE POLICY

Last updated: 27 July 2021

  1. Information about our use of cookies

We use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website: https://www.artef.org/ and associated online properties (“Website”). This helps us improve our Website and provides you with a better experience.

 

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your device if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your device's hard drive.

 

Cookies can be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device.  Session cookies are deleted from your device when you close your web browser.  Persistent cookies will remain stored on your device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date.

 

  2. We may use the following cookies:

 

Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. This includes, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website or use a shopping cart. Because these cookies are strictly necessary, we do not need to ask for your consent to use them.

 

Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the Website when they are using them.  This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

 

Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to use our Website. This enables us to personalise our content for you (for example, remember your log-in information or choice of language).

 

Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our advertising more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

 

  3. Cookies on our Website

 

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

 

Essential Cookies

 

These cookies will be automatically deployed onto your computer when you use the Website.

COOKIE NAME: XSRF-TOKEN

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used for security reasons

DURATION: Session

COOKIE NAME: hs

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used for security reasons

DURATION: Session

COOKIE NAME: svSession

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used in connection with user login

DURATION: 2 years

COOKIE NAME: SSR-caching

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used to indicate the system from which the site was rendered

DURATION: 1 minute

COOKIE NAME: _wixCIDX

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used for system monitoring/debugging

DURATION: 3 months

COOKIE NAME: _wix_browser_sess

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used for system monitoring/debugging

DURATION: Session

COOKIE NAME: consent-policy

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used for cookie banner parameters

DURATION: 12 months

COOKIE NAME: smSession

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used to identify logged-in site members

DURATION: Session

COOKIE NAME: TS*

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used for security and anti-fraud reasons

DURATION: Session

COOKIE NAME: bSession

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used for system effectiveness measurement

DURATION: 30 minutes

COOKIE NAME: fedops.logger.sessionld

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used for stability/effectiveness measurement

DURATION: 12 months

Non-Essential Cookies

These cookies will be offered to you when you use our Website – you may accept or decline them depending on whether you are happy for them to be deployed onto your device or not.

COOKIE NAME: wixLanguage

PURPOSE OF COOKIE: Used on multilingual websites to save user language preference

COOKIE DURATION: 12 months

 

Please note that the following third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These named third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. These third party cookies are likely to be analytical cookies or performance cookies or targeting cookies.

  • Mailchimp

 

You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. Please note that if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.