Cookies Policy

 
 

Effective: January 8th, 2019

Introduction

This cookie policy (this “Cookie Policy”) is provided to explain the practices of Changemaker Communities (“Changemaker Communities”, “us” or “we”) in relation to cookies on Changemaker Communities websites (collectively, the “Site”). We use cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, mobile device IDs and similar files or technologies to collect and store the information we automatically collect about your computer, device, and use of the Site.

Upon your first visit to the Site, there will be a pop-up notifying that if you  click “ACCEPT”, you agree to our use of cookies. We use cookies to provide you with a great experience and to help our Site run effectively. Not clicking “ACCEPT” may cause parts of this Site to not function as expected.

What Are Tracking Technologies?

Cookies are widely used in order to make a website work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. Cookies may tell us, for example, whether you have visited the Site before or whether you are a new visitor. They can also help to ensure that content you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.

There are two broad categories of cookies:

  • First party cookies, served directly by us to your device and are configured to not store information about you personally.

  • Third party cookies, which are served by a third party on our behalf. We use third party cookies for functionality and performance / analytics.

Cookies can remain on your device for different periods of time. Some cookies are 'session cookies', meaning that they exist only while your browser is open. These are deleted automatically once you close your browser. Other cookies are 'permanent cookies', meaning that they survive after your browser is closed. They can be used by the Site to recognize your computer when you open your browser and browse the Internet again.

If you would like to learn more about cookies, in general, see https://cookiepedia.co.uk/all-about-cookies.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for some of the following:

  • identify and track unique visitors

  • Providing session management and security features

Change Your Cookies Settings

Alternatively, you can configure your Internet browser to reject cookies or alert you before saving cookies. In either case, if you reject cookies on the Site you might not be able to access certain parts of the Site or use certain functions of the Site, some of which may be important to you.

Note: Some tracking technologies may be unaffected by your browser’s cookie settings.

If you have disabled cookies, any information collected from cookies prior to your disabled preference being set may still be used, however, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information.

Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary for the Site to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not work if these cookies are blocked or deleted. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Cookie Name

crumb

Duration

Session

Purpose

Prevents cross-site request forgery (CSRF). CSRF is an attack vector that tricks a browser into taking unwanted action in an application when someone’s logged in.

Analytics and Performance Cookies

These cookies will not operate until you click “ACCEPT” in the pop-up notifying you of our cookies. Not clicking “ACCEPT” will prevent the below cookies from operation:

Cookie Name

ss_cid


ss_cvr


ss_cvisit


ss_cvt


ss_cpvisit


ss_cookieAllowed

Duration

2 years


2 years


30 minutes

30 minutes


2 years


30 days

 

Purpose

Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

Remembers if a visitor agreed to placing Analytics cookies on their browser if a site is restricting the placement of cookies

Changes to the Cookies Policies

We will occasionally update this Cookie Policy to reflect changes in our practices and services. When we post changes to this Cookie Policy, we will revise the "Effective" date at the top of this Cookie Policy. We recommend that you check this page from time to time to inform yourself of any changes in this Cookie Policy or any of our other policies.

More Information

For additional information regarding the cookies listed above, check the https://cookiepedia.co.uk database.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or comments about this Cookie Policy, or privacy matters generally, please address them to: tvipin@ashoka.org.