Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The tables below explains the cookies we use and why.
The essential cookies are necessary for using COST website. Those cookies may therefore not be refused if you wish to use the COST website.
|Cookieconsent_status:||This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on e-COST. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.|
|Others Nom : has_js
The following cookies will be used only after you have given your consent.
||These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data .|
Third party cookies
Some of the COST website pages may contain content from other sites such as YouTube, these external platforms may set their own cookies should you choose to engage/watch the content.
|We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page.PREF – * Expires after eight months
VSC – * expires at the end of your session
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE – *expires after eight months
remote_sid – * expires at the end of your session
If you choose to share a link to a COST web page through social media sites such as Facebook or Twitter, the external platform (e.g. Facebook) may set a cookie on your browser.
How do I change my cookie settings?
To modify your preference about cookies after clicking the cookie banner, click here – needs link to cookie settings
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org .
Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout .
What are my rights?
You have the right of access to your personal information and to ask for rectification, erasure or restriction of processing of your personal data.