What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that are downloaded to your terminal when you visit our website. Cookies are subsequently returned to the website of origin on visits that take place later or to another website that recognizes a specific cookie.
Cookies can serve several purposes and are useful because it allows us to store anonymous information that is not harmful to your equipment, which can be retrieved and updated to, among others, remember user preferences, the selected language, access data, the customization you have made in the form of showing the website’s content, recording anonymous information about how a visitor uses a website or since the website accessed and an advertising notice was used for it.
You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org/es
What kind of cookies are there?
The cookies we use can be classified according to the following criteria:
Ownership: own and third party cookies, depending on the entity that manages the domain from which the cookies are sent and the data obtained.
Duration: Session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are those that last as long as the user is browsing the website and are deleted when the session ends. Persistent cookies are stored on the user’s terminal for a longer time, thus facilitating the control of the chosen preferences without having to repeat certain parameters each time you visit the site.
Purpose: We can use the following type of cookie, depending on its purpose:
Technical cookies: these are those that allow the user to navigate through the website and use the different options or services that exist on it, including those that we use to allow the management and operation of the website and enable its functions and services, such as, for example, control traffic, data communication, identify the session, remember the different elements that make up a request, manage the response time, use security elements during navigation, etc. For the installation of technical cookies necessary for navigation through our website, it is not necessary to have the user’s express prior consent. You should know that the deactivation of these cookies may prevent some of the functionalities of the website from functioning correctly.
Analytical cookies: Analytical cookies are those used by our website to track and analyze user behavior during browsing through our website and its general activity. The information collected through this type of cookies allows us to measure, among others, the frequency and recurrence of visits, the time of visits, the geographic areas of greatest interest to a user or to know which product has the greatest acceptance among users and power thus improving or optimizing navigation and the provision of the service offered through the website.
Personalization cookies: These are those that allow the user to access the content or services of our website with some general characteristics predefined according to their preferences (such as, for example, the language, the number of results to show when the user performs a search, the appearance or service content depending on the type of browser through which the user accesses the service or the region from which the service is accessed). These cookies do not handle personal information and are considered technical cookies.
Advertising / advertising cookies: Advertising cookies allow the management of the advertising spaces that have been included in the website based on the information stored on the users’ behavior, the observation of their habits and the formation of a profile of preferences to offer you advertising related to your interests according to that profile. These advertising spaces are generally managed by third parties and through cookies you can, in addition to adjust the advertising content so that it is relevant to the user, avoiding, among others, showing ads that the user has already been able to view.
Our website may also contain links to social networks (such as Facebook, Instagram) Cape Verde Natura 2000 does not control the cookies used by these external websites.
For more information about third-party cookies, including international transfers that, in your case, can be carried out, we recommend that you review their corresponding cookie policies.
What if I don’t want to have these cookies?
In compliance with the provisions in force in the field of data protection, we are obliged to request your express consent before installing cookies that are not strictly necessary for the functioning and provision of the services of our website.
The user has the possibility to accept, refuse or select the specific cookies he wishes to install in several ways:
- Cookies banner: through the cookie configuration panel that will appear when you access our website, you can accept, refuse or, in your case, select cookies.
Configuration of the browser itself: if the user activates the “private browsing” mode, his browser will no longer keep browsing history, website passwords, cookies and other information on all pages visited. Another configuration option through the browser is to activate the “do not track” function, as the browser requests the different websites that the user visits that do not compile data or track them. By default, this “do not track” function of browsers may be disabled.
If, by means of the initial banner, you had accepted the installation of cookies and later wanted to oppose their installation or maintenance, you should eliminate the cookies you had already installed through the browser configuration and reconfigure those you wish to install.
We recommend that you consult the “Help” section of your browser for information on the different options available to you for managing cookies.
Below, we provide you with information regarding the management or deactivation of cookies from the main browsers:
Microsoft Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
- Google Chrome:https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
- Mozilla Firefox:https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/Borrar%20cookies
It may also be that you use another browser not included in these links such as, for example, Konqueror, Arora or Flock.
The previous links can be updated by the companies that develop these browsers. We will put reasonable effort into keeping the previous list properly updated. However, in the event that a link does not work or has not been updated, you should know that you can get support in the “Help” section of your browser menu.
“Do Not Track” tools: if you want to have more control over the installation of cookies, you can install programs or add-ons to your browser, known as “Do Not Track” tools, which will allow you to choose the cookies you want to allow.
In the event that the user does not accept cookies or delete them, it is possible that the website will not function properly or that we will have to ask you again for information that you have previously provided.
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