In accordance with the provisions of article 22.2 of Spanish Law 34/2002 of July 11 on information society and e-commerce services [Ley de servicios de la sociedad de la información y de comercio electrónico or LSSI] in relation to Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR), and Spanish Organic Law 3/2018 of December 5 on data protection and digital rights guarantees [Ley de protección de datos y garantía de los derechos digitales or LOPDGDD], below we hereby inform you about the cookies used on the website of FUNDACIÓN MARÍA CRISTINA MASAVEU PETERSON and their purposes.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a file downloaded onto a browsing device upon accessing certain websites. Cookies store and retrieve information when a user browses the website.

What are cookies used for?

In general, cookies can be used for a variety of purposes, such as for recognizing the user, obtaining information on browsing data, or personalizing the way in which website content is displayed. In addition to cookies, other similar technologies that can complete the same functions also exist.

What types of cookies does this website use?

This website uses the following types of cookies:

  • Technical cookies: These are strictly necessary for the correct operation of the services and functionalities of this website.
  • Analytical cookies: these measure activity, uses, and access to the different content and services available in order to introduce improvements or new services.

Your consent applies to the following domain names:

Technical cookies:

Cookie Ownership Purpose Duration
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary First-party Used to record the user’s consent to cookies categorized as “Necessary.” 11 months
cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary First-party Used to record the user’s consent to cookies categorized as “non-necessary.” 11 months
CookieLawInfoConsent First-party Stores the state of the user’s consent to cookies. 1 year
viewed_cookie_policy First-party Stores the state of the user’s consent to cookies. 1 year

Analytical Cookies:

Cookie Ownership Purpose Duration
_ga Third-party (Google) Authorizes the function to verify unique visits. The first time that a user enters the website with a browser, this cookie will be installed. When this user returns to the website with the same browser, the cookie will consider this to be the same user. The user will only be considered a different user if they change browser. 2 years
_gat Third-party (Google) Used to differentiate between the different tracking objects created during the session.

The cookie is created upon loading the JavaScript library if a previous version of the _gat cookie does not exist. The cookie is updated every time that data is sent to Google Analytics. It is used to limit the request percentage.

1 minute
_gid Third-party (Google) Records a unique sign-on used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day

We use Google Analytics to better understand how customers use the platform, which helps us improve the performance of the website and contribute to design management.

More information is available at the following link:

The information collected by the cookie is sent and filed on servers located in the United States, and can be used to compile information on visitors and offer related services. For more information, you can consult Google’s privacy policy at

We hereby inform you that Google is a member of the Privacy Shield framework ( and is a signatory to the Web Choices tool, which enables the deactivation of the use of its cookies. For information, see

Third-party Services

Furthermore, FUNDACIÓN MARÍA CRISTINA MASAVEU PETERSON is present on third-party portals and services. If you would like information on the terms of privacy and cookie use of these portals and services, you must consult their privacy policies:

In many cases, the companies responsible for social media platforms are covered by the Privacy Shield framework.

Consent and Configuration of Cookies

Upon accessing this website, users will be displayed an informative cookies panel in which they will be informed of the way in which they can grant or deny their consent to installing cookies. At any time, users can reject or configure the use of cookies, except for those which are strictly necessary, via the links contained on the website.

Moreover, users can deactivate or withdraw their previously granted consent at any time by deleting the cookies installed on their device in their browser settings, as indicated in the section entitled “Deactivating or Deleting cookies.”

Deactivating or Deleting Cookies

The majority of browsers enable control of the cookies stored on visitors’ devices, including immediately deleting them if the user no longer wishes to allow them to be stored on their device.

Users are free to configure their device and browser settings at any time in order to accept all or only some cookies, to receive a notification each time that a cookie appears, or to not accept cookies. Users can use one of the following links to manage cookies simply and intuitively from their browser:

In addition, users can manage how cookies are stored on their browser using the following tools:

If you use a different browser, check its cookie configuration instructions.

Last of all, to block the installation of Google Analytics cookies, you can use the following browser extension:

More Information

You can obtain more information on the processing of your data in the PRIVACY AND LEGAL NOTICE section. However, if you have any questions related to this Cookies Policy, you can contact us at