Our Cookies Policy

This Policy is an integral part of the Legal Notice and the Privacy Policy of the INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (hereinafter, FIDE), with registered office at C/ Abadessa Olzet, 23 08034 Barcelona (Spain), CIF number G-58312687 and website https://www.fided.org (hereinafter, the “Website”). Accessing and browsing the Website, or using the services it includes, implies accepting the terms and conditions expressed in the Legal Notice and in the Privacy Policy.

In order to facilitate your navigation of the Website, FIDE uses cookies or other files with similar functionality (hereinafter, “cookies”). FIDE is responsible for such cookies and the processing of the data obtained through them, whether they are its own (those that are sent to your terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by FIDE and from that which you have requested service) or third parties (those that are sent to your terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by FIDE, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies), deciding on the purpose, content and use of the processing of the information collected.

What are cookies?

Cookies are files that contain small amounts of information that are downloaded to your computer or device when you visit our Website. Their main purpose is to recognize you as a user each time you access the Website, allowing us to improve the quality of the information and offer better use of the Website.

In addition, cookies, which are essential for the operation of the Website, do not damage your equipment or device and, if they are activated in your browser settings, help to identify and resolve possible errors in the operation of the Website. Specifically, these elements seek to improve your experience when you browse the Website, allowing you to be remembered upon future visits, storing your preferences or browsing more efficiently, quickly and easily.

Which types of cookies does this website use?

The cookies we use can store personal data, the processing of which is regulated at the European level by Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of April 27, 2016 regarding the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/CE (General Data Protection Regulation or RGPD), and, at the Spanish internal level, by Organic Law 3/2018, of December 5, on the Protection of Personal Data and guarantee of digital rights (LOPDGDD).

We use the following types of cookies:

  • Preference

These cookies allow us to know if you have visited our Website before or, for example, your predefined city. The loss of the information stored in a preference cookie may make the Website experience less functional, although it should not affect its operation.

  • Functionality

Functionality cookies allow the Website to function and offer services expected by you when you access the Website, such as, for example, browsing web pages or accessing secure areas of the Website. Without these cookies, the Website cannot function properly.

  • Session

These cookies save the necessary information during the session and the changes related to it, in addition to determining whether or not you are registered on the Website.

  • Analytical

Google Analytics is a Google web analysis tool that mainly enables website owners to know how users interact with their website. It also enables cookies in the domain of the site where you are browsing and uses a set of cookies to collect information anonymously and report website trends without identifying individual users.

If you do not want to receive cookies, please configure your Internet browser to delete them from your computer’s hard drive, block them or notify you in case of installation. Instead, to continue without changes to the cookie settings, simply continue on the Website.

Thus, if you do not want to allow the use of cookies on our Website, please follow the instructions below (these procedures are subject to updates or modification by browser developers, so we cannot guarantee that they will correspond completely to the latest version available at all times):

  • Internet Explorer

In the “Tools > Internet Options” menu, go to the “Privacy” tab, select the desired settings and click the advanced settings button. Check the “Overwrite automatic cookie management” box. Check the “Activate” or “Block” boxes. We recommend activating the option “Always accept session cookies” to allow for optimal navigation through our Website.

  • Firefox

In the “Tools > Options” menu, go to the “Privacy” tab. Check or uncheck the “Accept cookies from websites” or “tell websites that I do not want to be tracked” box, depending on the version of your browser. You can also delete installed cookies by clicking the option “delete cookies individually.”

  • Chrome

In the “Tools > Settings” menu, go to the “Privacy > Content Settings” tab. After selecting the “show advanced options” option, select your preferred cookie settings. If you do not want to allow their installation, you can select the option “block data from third-party sites and cookies.”

  • Safari

In the “Tools > Preferences” menu, go to the “Security” tab. In the “Accept cookies” menu, check the “Always” or “Never” box. If you have an iPhone, you must access “Settings > > Safari” and from there select whether or not you accept cookies.

If you use another browser, you can obtain more information on how to configure the installation of cookies through the help or assistance section of that browser. If you need help configuring the cookies with your browser, please send us an e-mail to info@fided.org and we will contact you as soon as possible with the necessary information.

Validity of cookies

To know the validity of the cookies downloaded to your terminal equipment, you must access the “Inspector” of the corresponding browser. To do this, you must right-click, placing the cursor inside the visited page in the browser, and select “Inspect element.” This action will generate a new pop-up window or will split the existing page. Within this new window, in the “Storage” section (“Applications – Storage”), the relevant information of the downloaded cookies is displayed, including their expiration and/or validity.

More information

FIDE may modify this Cookies Policy based on, among other reasons, legislative or regulatory requirements. For this reason, it is recommended that you periodically visit this page to know the changes undergone in them.

Date of the last update of the Cookies Policy: 31/05/2021.