Cookies Policy

FUNDACIÓN CIBERVOLUNTARIOS (hereinafter, the ”OWNER”) informs, through this Cookie Policy, about the use of data storage and recovery devices in terminal equipment of Users.

1. What are cookies?

Cookies are files that are downloaded to the User's computer / smartphone / tablet when accessing certain web pages and applications that allow the user's browsing preferences to be stored, making the interaction between the User and the Website faster and easy.

The information collected by cookies is anonymous and does not contain any sensitive information since they do not collect data that can personally identify the User. In any case, the User may access the settings of their browser to modify and / or block the installation of Cookies sent from the Website, without this preventing access to the content.

2. What does the OWNER use cookies for?

In accordance with article 22 of the Law of Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce, as well as in Recital 30 of the General Data Protection Regulation, this Website uses cookies or other information storage and retrieval devices to track the interactions of Users with the services offered on the Website.

Cookies allow recognizing a User's browser, as well as the type of device from which the Website is accessed, and are used to facilitate the User's next visit and make the Website more useful, and therefore to:

  • Optimize User navigation by monitoring the session.
  • Collect information to optimize navigation and improve the Website.

3. Types of cookies used on the Website

The Website uses the following types of cookies:

  • Mandatory: Cookies strictly necessary to provide a service or content requested by the User. These are responsible for technical aspects such as identifying records and managing tool preferences in the use, interaction and location of access to content.
  • Functional: Functional cookies give the User information that enriches the browsing experience, such as displaying the weather forecast based on your location.
  • Social: Social cookies are those that social network service providers can install when the User selects to share certain content on the social network they operate. The conditions of these services can be found at the following links:
    • Twitter
    • Facebook
    • Instagram
    • Youtube
    • Linkedin
  • Statistical/analytical: These cookies collect information related to the use of the Web page, such as page permanence and the content visited by readers to measure its performance and improve navigation. The main objectives pursued with this type of cookies are:
    • To allow the anonymous identification of the Navigating Users and therefore the approximate accounting of the number of visitors.
    • To identify anonymously the most visited content.
    • To know if the User accessing is new or if he/she repeats visit.

4. How to disable cookies?

Those cookies that are not mandatory for browsing this Website may be disabled in the section Cookie configuration. These settings are found in the footer of the Website. In addition, all browsers allow changes to be made to deactivate the cookie settings This is the reason why most browsers offer the possibility of managing cookies, to obtain more precise control over privacy. These settings are located in the “options” or “preferences” of your browser menu Below, you can find the links for each browser to disable cookies by following the instructions:

  • Internet Explorer
    • From the “tools” menu, select ”Internet Options”.
    • Click on the “privacy” tab.
    • You can configure privacy with a cursor with six positions that allows you to control the number of cookies that will be installed: Block all cookies, High, Medium High, Medium (default level), Low and Accept all cookies.
  • Mozilla Firefox
    • At the top of the Firefox window click on the “Tools” menu.
    • Select ”Options”.
    • Select the “Privacy” panel.
    • In the Firefox option you can choose to use a personalized configuration of your history, as well as other issues related to your privacy.
  • Google Chrome
    • Click on the menu located on the toolbar.
    • Select “Configuration”.
    • Click on “Show advanced options”.
    • In the “Privacy” selection, click on the “Content Settings” button.
    • In the selection of “Cookies”, the options can be configured.
  • Safari
    • In the configuration menu select the “Preferences” option.
    • Open the “privacy” tab.
    • Select the option you want from the ”block cookies” section.
    • Remember that certain functions and the full functionality of the Website may not be available after disabling cookies.

If you do not want to be tracked by cookies, Google has developed a plug-in to install in your browser that you can access at the following link.

5. Cookies on mobile devices

The Owner of the Website also uses cookies or other storage devices on mobile devices.

Those cookies that are not mandatory for browsing this Website may be disabled in the section Cookie configuration.

These settings are found in the footer of the Website. In addition, as in computer browsers, mobile device browsers allow you to make changes to privacy options or settings to disable or delete cookies.

If you want to modify the privacy options, follow the instructions specified by the developer of your mobile device browser.

Below, you can find some examples of the links that will guide you to modify the privacy options on your mobile device:

  • IOS
  • Windows Phone
  • Chrome Mobile
  • Opera Mobile

6. Acceptance of cookies

This Website does not install our cookies on Users' devices until they have accepted their installation.

We inform you that in the case of not accepting the installation of cookies or disabling any of these in the configuration, it is possible that certain services are not available without the use of these or that you cannot access certain services or take full advantage of everything what this Website offers you.