Cookies are small text files stored in your browser when you use websites or applications. You can control how websites use cookies by configuring the privacy settings in your browser (see your browser guide to learn more about controlling cookies). Note that if you completely disable cookies, the websites and applications of CHIESI Foundation onlus may not work correctly.

CHIESI Foundation onlus and the companies that help us manage our business make use of cookies in different ways, for example to:

Authenticate and identify users on our websites and in our applications so that we can provide the requested services
Remember user preferences, or where a previous session was interrupted while using a website or application CHIESI Foundation onlus
Measure the use of CHIESI Foundation onlus websites by the user to allow us to improve them, customize websites and online services according to the user’s interests and conduct market research
Understanding the likely interests of users to provide CHIESI Foundation onlus messages and content on non-CHIESI Foundation onlus websites and applications in a more targeted way
Perform the services of analysis and personalization of the sites of CHIESI Foundation onlus, advertising services of CHIESI Foundation onlus. Our customers use these services to measure the use of their websites by users or to create websites and online messages targeted to the user.

Learn more about cookies from the Interactive Advertising Bureau.

Technologies similar to cookies

From a technical point of view, cookies are called “HTTP cookies”. There are other technologies that can be used for similar purposes, such as HTML5 local storage. To authenticate users, keep track of the information provided by users and to remember user preferences (see the points indicated above) we can use HTML5.

Embedded web beacons and scripts

Web beacons and embedded scripts are other technologies we use on our websites and applications, as well as in some of our emails and messages.

Web beacons (or “tags”) consist of simple programming code included in Web pages, e-mails and messages that communicate to CHIESI Foundation onlus (or companies that help us carry out our business) when such Web pages, and -mail or messages have been viewed or selected.

Embedded scripts are programming code within some of our web pages that measure how you use them, such as selected links. We use this information to improve our websites and online services, to tailor our websites and online services to the likely interests of users, and to conduct market research. Users can disable scripting features, such as JavaScript, within the browser (see the browser’s help feature). Keep in mind that, if you disable the scripting functionality, some websites and applications of CHIESI Foundation onlus may not work correctly

How to control cookies and similar technologies

CHIESI Foundation onlus – provides browser controls to facilitate the management of cookies. Cookies can also be accepted, but their use can be canceled for behavioral ad targeting. For example, the controls for the preferences and for the cancellation of CHIESI Foundation onlus are available on the site

Browser controls to block cookies.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but allow you to change your browser settings to block cookies. For example, in Internet Explorer 11, cookies can be blocked with the following procedure:

Click “Tools”, then select “Internet Options”
Select the “Privacy” tab at the top of the window
Move the cursor up or down to select the types of cookies to block
Instructions for blocking cookies in other browsers are available in each browser’s privacy policy.

Keep in mind that if you choose to block cookies, you may not be able to access or use other interactive features of the cookie-based CHIESI Foundation onlus sites and services

Browser controls to clear cookies.

If you accept cookies, you can delete them later. For example, in Internet Explorer 11 cookies can be deleted with the following procedure:

Click “Tools”, then select “Internet Options”
In the “General” tab, under “Browsing history,” click the “Delete” button
In the pop-up window that appears, check the box next to Cookies
Click the “Delete” button
Instructions for deleting cookies in other browsers are available in each browser’s privacy policy.

If you delete the cookies, the settings and preferences controlled by them, including advertising preferences, will be deleted and may need to be recreated.

Browser controls for tracking protection.

the Internet Explorer Privacy Policy or Internet Explorer Help.

Third party analytics checks.

As described in detail below, many websites and online services of CHIESI Foundation onlus and other companies use third-party analytics services with cookies and Web beacons to compile aggregate statistics relating to the effectiveness of promotional campaigns or other website operations. . You can refuse the collection or use of data by analytics providers by clicking on the following links:

Google Analytics: (requires the installation of a browser add-on)

IP addresses and cookies

We may collect data on your computer, including, when available, your IP address, installed operating system and browser type, for our administration systems. These data are used to compile statistics on the actions performed by our users while browsing and do not require any identification. For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet use by using a Cookie, which is stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies contain certain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive and help us improve our site and offer you a better and personalized service. In summary, they allow us to:

Make a general estimate of the number of our visitors and how they use our site.
Recognize you when you return to our site.
Store data on your preferences in order to customize our site according to your interests.
Speed up your searches.
In addition, we will allow certain third parties to collect cookies while you use our website. In summary, cookies will allow us to:

Make a note of the first and last page you visit and the total number of your visits to the website
Make a note of how much time you spend on each of the pages on our website
Make a note of how you visited the site
Make a note of how you accessed the site, including any keyword searches, search engine information, or referrals
List of Cookies
The following is a list of the cookies used by this website and indicates the specific function of each of them:

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These cookies are used to record how users interact with the website. This information is used to compile a report and help us improve the website. The information collected by this cookie is anonymous and only provides us with information on which pages the user has visited, his location and how long he has interacted with our website.
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Cookies used to display the fonts of the IonIcons library

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