ESA Cookie Notice

 
Effective as of May 25, 2018
 
1. About cookies
 
Cookies are small data files which are downloaded to your device when you visit our website.
Cookies are used by websites for a lot of practical reasons. None of which are meant to be harmful for you. In fact, they're designed to make your online experience more enjoyable. Some are necessary to the functioning of the website. Others are used to draw up statistics allowing us to offer you a more enjoyable visit. There are different types of cookies. This website uses technical, tracking and third-party cookies.
Useful information about the technical aspects of Cookie can be found: http://www.allaboutcookies.org
 
2. What types of cookies are used?
 
A cookie can be classified by its lifespan, purpose and the domain to which it belongs.
By lifespan, a cookie is either a:
  • Session Cookie which is erased when the user closes the browser
  • Persistent Cookie which remains on the user’s computer/device for a pre-defined period of time.
  • As for the domain to which it belongs, there are either:
  • First-party Cookie which are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain
  • Third-party Cookie stored by a different domain to the visited page’s domain. This can happen when the webpage references a file, such as JavaScript, located outside its domain.
These cookies are:
  • necessary cookies - cookies that allow the technical operation of the website and its features;
  • analytical / performance cookies – cookies that collect data about the performance of the website and how you use our website. These cookies allow us to improve how the website works;
  • functionality cookies – cookies that allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your language) and provide enhanced or customized features.
3. Cookies used on this website
An overview of the cookies used on this website is set in the following table:
 
NAME PARTNER PURPOSE TYPE LIFETIME
SESS* European Seed Association This cookie is used to manage your login session technical session
has_js European Seed Association Used by Drupal to detect if JavaScript is enabled technical session
APISID Google Analyze data of the marketing performance. third-party 2 years
HSID Google Analyze data of the marketing performance. third-party 2 years
NID Google Analyze data of the marketing performance. third-party 6 months
PREF Google Analyze data of the marketing performance. third-party 2 years
SAPISID Google Analyze data of the marketing performance. third-party 2 years
SID Google Analyze data of the marketing performance. third-party 2 years
SSID Google Analyze data of the marketing performance. third-party 2 years
_ga Google Analytics Used to distinguish users. third-party 2 years
_gat Google Analytics Used to throttle request rate. third-party 1 minute
_gid Google Analytics Used to distinguish users. third-party 1 day
__unam ShareThis The __unam cookie is set as part of the ShareThis service and monitors clickstream activity, e.g., Web pages viewed, navigation from page to page, time spent on each page. The ShareThis service personally identifies you only if you have separately signed up with ShareThis for a ShareThis account and given your consent. See more at: http://sharethis.com/privacy. third-party 1 year
LOGIN_INFO Youtube These cookies are required by YouTube to display videos, and remember your preferences. third-party 2 years
YSC Youtube These cookies are required by YouTube to display videos, and remember your preferences. third-party session
CONSENT gstatic.com   third-party 20 years
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Youtube Tente d'estimer la bande passante des utilisateurs sur des pages avec des vidéos YouTube intégrées. third-party 8 months
s_gl Youtube   third-party session
wide Youtube   third-party session

 

3. Cookie configuration settings
 
You can prevent the setting of Cookie by adjusting the settings on your browser.
Cookie settings can vary from one browser to another, so check the “Help” menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. Besides, you can find information about how to manage Cookie in the browser at the following addresses:
 
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