What are cookies and how do they work?
Cookies are small files sent and stored on your computer by the websites that you visit. Cookies are stored in the file directory of your browser. The next time you visit the website, your browser will read the cookie and retransmit the information to the website or to the entity that originally created the cookie. To learn more about these technologies and how they work, you can visit, for example, the allaboutcookies.org website.
Types of cookies. Technical cookies: these cookies are used to enable and facilitate normal navigation of the website and allow it to function (e.g. remember the language selected) and to collect certain information in aggregate (anonymous) form about users.
Statistical or analytical cookies: cookies in this category are used to collect anonymous information about use of the website by users (number of visitors, pages visited, time spent, etc.). This information can be used for statistical analysis in order to improve use of the website, develop communication strategies and enhance content according to the wishes of users. These cookies are sent by the website itself or by third-party domains (such as Google Analytics).
Profiling cookies: these include cookies for advertising and are cookies installed in order to profile users (based on behaviour, preferences, ideas, age, etc.) and for the subsequent sending of advertising messages in line with preferences expressed by the user inside the pages of the website.
Cookies for social media: these third-party cookies allow users to interact with social networks (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.) and in particular to share website content on those channels.
This website uses technical, statistical and profiling cookies for social media.
How can I manage cookies?
You can examine the options available for managing cookies in your browser. The browser can be used to manage cookies related to basic functions and for improving browsing experience on the website. Different browsers use different ways to disable cookies, but they are usually found under the Tools or Options menus. You can also consult the Help menu of your browser.
Data collected through Web Analytics services
Data collected through other third-party services
Note also that the website contains links to other websites and third-party services that may in turn use and store cookies. In particular, given that these services could establish a connection between the user and the third party, in which our website simply acts as an intermediary, without any control, we recommend viewing the information about privacy and cookies of the following third parties:
For how long do we keep the information in your cookies?
It depends on the types of cookies. Session cookies expire when you close your browser. Persistent cookies have very long expiry dates, which can extend up to several years.