Privacy statement


A “cookie” is a small text file that is stored on your computer when visiting the EHALyG website. If you are uncomfortable with the use of cookies, you can manage and control them through your browser, including removing cookies by deleting them from your ‘browser history’ (cache) when you leave the site.

The use of cookies is a type of automatic data collection technologies to collect and store certain information about your browsing actions. This includes traffic data, the resources that you access, and search queries, as well as information about your IP address.

Collection of this type of information helps EHALyG to improve this website and to deliver a better service by enabling us to: (1) estimate our audience size and usage patterns; (2) speed up your searches; and (3) recognize you when you return to this Website, (4) block unwanted IP adresses. The EHALyG website uses two types cookies:

  • a "session cookie," which expires immediately when you end your browsing session and
  • a "persistent cookie," which stores information on your hard drive so when you end your browsing session and return to this website later, the cookie information is still available.

EHALyg only places “first party” cookies; first party means that the cookies are set by

EHALyG does not place “third party” cookies; e.g. cookies placed by Google, Twitter, Facebook etc.