WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information. When you visit our websites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology.
For further information, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies are either:
- session or temporary cookies: these stop when you close your browser or when you’ve been on the site for a long time without doing anything
- persistent or permanent cookies: these are usually stored on your device and last for a set length of time.
TYPES OF COOKIES WE USE
Login related cookies
GAAMAC uses session cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.
Remember Me cookies
When you check ‘remember me’ option while logging in to the website, we create persistent cookies. This allows us to automatically log you into the website on your next visits.
GAAMAC uses session cookies to ensure forms are posted securely. Also, we use persistent cookies to store your choice for the cookie popup information box.
YouTube (www.youtube.com, s.ytimg.com for YouTube image)
We embed YouTube videos on our websites and use their cookies to measure the number of views of these videos.
Our website has links to other sites. Please be aware that GAAMAC is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. We encourage everyone to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personal information.
When you visit the GAAMAC website you may also notice some cookies that are not related to www.gaamac.org. When you use content that appears on the site but is provided by another website, for example YouTube, you may receive cookies from these websites. We don't control how these cookies are used.
HOW TO MANAGE COOKIES
You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the www.allaboutcookies.org website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.