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We use the following types of cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Platform. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into the Platform.
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the Platform when it is in use. This helps us to improve the way our Platform works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. An example of this is Google Analytics.
Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Platform. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to the Platform and the functions you have used. We will use this information to make the Platform more relevant to your needs. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of the services provided by the Platform.
For more information about cookies including further details as to what they are and how to refuse them please visit www.allaboutcookies.org
Version Date: 05/04/2018