Use of Cookies

V. Use of Cookies

1. Description and scope of data processing

ICDP uses HTTP cookies, but only "session cookies" issued locally, by ICDP's content management system. Session cookies are used temporarily, and only to track the login status of users, and to make it more user-friendly to navigate back and forth on ICDP's web pages. Cookies are text files stored in the user’s web browser or by the web browser on the user’s computer system. Whenever a user accesses a website, a cookie can be stored on that user's operating system.

The ICDP uses cookies to make the website more user-friendly. Some elements on the ICDP website require the accessing browser to be identified after the user has moved to another web page.

ICDP does not use third-party cookies, and does not share cookie-data with external companies or organisations.

When accessing the ICDP website, NO info banner informs users that cookies are being used.

2. Legal basis for data processing
The legal basis for the processing of personal data using cookies is Art. 6 no. 1 lit. f GDPR.

3. Purpose of data processing
The use of technically necessary cookies is intended to simplify website use. Some of the functions on our website cannot be provided unless cookies are enabled. In these cases, it is essential that the browser is also recognized after accessing another page.

The user data collected by these technically necessary cookies is not used to generate user profiles.