Cookies policy

In compliance with Law 34/2002 on Information Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE), the following legal aspects of the website are reported:

Owner: Fundació Catalunya Voluntària (hereafter The Company)

Address: Casa del Mar, c/Albareda 1-13 2, 08004 Barcelona

CIF: G-64729056


THE COMPANYmay collect information about the search habits of website users through cookies or log files. Cookies will not be used to collect personal information. They will only be installed if the User remains and continues browsing our website, understanding that he consents to their use and installation. Below we provide detailed information on: what are “cookies”, which type this website uses, how they can be deactivated in the browser and how to specifically block the installation of third-party cookies.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files generated by the web pages that the user visits, which contain session data that may be useful later on the web page. The data allows the web page to maintain its information between pages, and also to analyze how you interact with the site.

Cookies are safe since they can only store the information that was put in place by the browser, the information that the user had entered in the browser or that is included in the page request. They cannot execute code and cannot be used to access the User’s computer.

Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet, providing countless advantages in the provision of interactive services, facilitating the navigation and usability of web pages. Cookies cannot damage equipment and being activated helps identify and resolve errors.

Types of cookies

Below, we provide more information so that you can better understand the different types of cookies that can be used:

According to ownership
Own Cookies They are those generated by the web page we are visiting. They can be very varied and are generally used to improve the user’s experience when entering a page.
Third party cookies They are those generated by external services or providers on the web. They can be very varied and collect statistical, usage data, collect user preferences, etc.
According to its purpose
Technical cookies Technical cookies are essential and strictly necessary for the correct operation of a web portal and the use of the different options and services it offers.

For example, those used for session maintenance, response time management, performance or validation of options, use security elements, share content with social networks, etc.

Personalization cookies These cookies allow the user to specify or customize some features of the general options of the web page, for example, to define the language, regional configuration or browser type.
Analytical cookies Analytical cookies are the ones used by our web portals, to create navigation profiles and to be able to know the preferences of the users of the same in order to improve the offer of products and services.

For example, an analytical cookie would control the geographical areas of greatest interest to a user, which product is most accepted, etc.

Advertising/advertising cookies Advertising cookies allow the management of advertising spaces based on specific criteria. For example, the frequency of access, edited content, etc.

Advertising cookies allow, through the management of advertising, to store behavioral information through the observation of habits, studying the accesses and forming a profile of the user’s preferences, to offer advertising related to his interests profile

According to term
Session cookies Session cookies are those that last as long as the user is browsing the web page and are deleted at the end.
Persistent cookies These cookies are stored on the user’s terminal for a longer time, thus facilitating the control of the chosen preferences without having to repeat certain parameters each time the website is visited.

List and description of cookies

The table we publish below summarizes the cookies previously described and used on our website:


More information on the
Google cookies: Own and third-party cookies:

– (Google maps): We also use cookies from Google Maps are used to visualize geographic locations. These cookies are managed entirely by Google. (example: PREF, CONSENT, SSID, NID…).

– Other Google cookies: Likewise, we use cookies of a technical nature to remember the acceptance by the user of the installation of cookies, in addition to cookies with different functionalities, advertising, security or preferences . (Examples of these Google cookies: 1P_JAR, SID, SEARCH_*SAMESITE, SAPISID, APISID, HSID, UULE, DV…). They can be found in the following links of the Google policy:

Social network cookies (fb, youtube, twitter, etc.):Each social network uses its own cookies so that you can click the Like or Share buttons and give access to the social networks:

  • Facebook cookies, according to what is available in yourCookies policy
  • Instagram cookies, according to what is available in yourCookies policy
  • Linkedin cookies, according to what is available in yourCookies policy


The user must explicitly and actively accept the use of the previously announced cookies, for the periods indicated above and under the conditions contained in this Cookies Policy. .

Withdrawal of Consent.

The user may withdraw their consent related to this Cookie Policy at any time, so they must delete the cookies stored on their computer using the settings and configurations of their internet browser.

Rights of the interested party.

Most of the cookies collect anonymous information, which does not allow the user’s identity to be obtained, although some of the codes that are included are used to single out or individualize the browser of the device used, the regulations on the matter of protection of personal data. For this reason, we inform you that the information obtained through cookies will be treated for the purposes indicated in this Cookies Policy. Likewise, this information will also be treated by those companies that provide cookies for the purposes indicated in their respective privacy policies.

However, considering that these codes do not allow the identification of the User, the rights of access, rectification, deletion, opposition, limitation and portability recognized in the data protection regulations will not be applicable, unless the User is able to provide additional information that allows to link his identity with the identification codes of his cookies.

If you consider your right to data protection violated, the user can file a claim with the Spanish Data Protection Agency ( or with our Data Protection Delegate/protection officer of data in the following e-mail ( ).

On the other hand, we inform you that some of our suppliers, partners and collaborators may be located in the United States or other countries whose legislation does not offer a level of data protection equivalent to the European one. By consenting to the use of cookies and data sharing, you consent to the transfer of your personal data.

Cookie management: Additional guarantees.

All Internet browsers allow you to limit the behavior of a cookie or disable them within the browser’s settings or options. The steps to do this are different for each browser, instructions can be found in the help menu of each browser.

Many browsers allow you to activate a private mode through which cookies are always deleted after the visit. Depending on each browser this private mode may have different names. Below you can find a list of the most common browsers with a link to the cookie settings and the different names of this “private mode”:

For more information on removing, disabling or blocking cookies you can also:

Update of the cookies policy.

This website can modify this Cookies Policy, so we recommend you review this policy each time you access our website in order to be properly informed about our use of cookies.