What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files that are received in the terminal from the visited website and are used to record certain browsing interactions on a website storing data that can be updated and retrieved. These files are stores on the user’s computer and contain anonymous data that is not harmful to your computer. They are used to remember user preferences, such as the selected language, access data or personalization of the page.

Cookies can also be used to record anonymous information about how a visitor uses a site. For example, from which Web page you have accessed, or if you have used an advertising banner to get there.

What use do we give to different types of cookies?

 According to its purpose: 

Technical cookies Technical cookies are those that facilitate user navigation and the use of the different options or services offered by the web such as identifying the session, allowing access to certain areas, facilitating orders, purchases, filling in forms, registrations, security, facilitate functionalities (videos, social networks…).
Personalization cookies Personalization cookies allow the user to access the services according to their preferences (language, browser, configuration…).
Analytical cookies The analysis cookies are those used to carry out the anonymous analysis of the behaviour of the users of the web and that allow to measure the activity of the user and to elaborate navigation profiles in order to improve the websites.

Advertising cookies

Advertising cookies allow the management of the advertising spaces of the web. In addition, these cookies can be personalized advertising and thus allow the management of the advertising spaces of the web based on the behaviour and habits of user navigation, where your profile is obtained and allow you to customize the advertising shown in the browse of the user or other profiles and social networks of the user.


According to its term:


Session cookies Session cookies are those that last as long as the user is browsing the website and are deleted when the browser is closed.
CPersistent cookies These cookies are stored in the user’s terminal until they are manually deleted, or the period of duration established for said cookie has ended.

According to its ownership:

Own cookies Those that are sent to the user’ terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.

Third-party cookies

Those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.

The following table includes the classification and description of the cookies used on this website so you can identify them in your browser:

Name Holder Data collected Purpose Duration
IDE Third-party Cookie ( Preferences, links, conversions and interactions with advertisements. Advertising 1 year.
VISITOR_INFO1.LIVE Third-party Cookie ( Visitor sessions. Analytic Around 240 days.
YSC Third-party Cookie ( Visitor preferences. Personalization End of session.
GPS Third-party Cookie ( This records a unique identification on mobile devices to track by the geographic location via GPS. Technical 24 hours since end of last visit.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary Own Cookie Used to accept cookies. Technical 30 minutes.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary Own Cookie Used to accept cookies. Technical 1 year.
test_cookie Third-party Cookie ( The check if the user’s browser supports cookies. Technical 15 minutes.
pll_language Own Cookie Management of the web language. Personalization 1 year.
__cfduid Third-party Cookie Identify trusted web traffic. Technical 1 month.
_ga Third-party Cookie Count and track the pages viewed. Analytic 2 years.
_ga_* Third-party Cookie Store anonymous statistics. Analytic 2 years.

AECT EUROREGIÓ PIRINEUS MEDITERRÀNIA uses technical, personalization, analytic and advertising cookies; own and third-party ones. They treat connection data and/or from the device and web navigation for statistical and advertising purposes.

Consequently, when accessing to our website we have asked for your consent for its navigation.

The supplying of personal data through our portal and the consent for using the cookies requires a minimum age of 14 years old and the express consent of our Privacy Policy.

In any case, we inform you that you can activate or disactivate cookies by following the instructions of your browser:





Settings → Show advanced options → Privacy → Content settings.





Tools → Options → Privacy → History → Custom Settings.

Internet Explorer



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Tools → Preferences → Edit preferences → Cookies.




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