Cookie policy

Cookie policy

This website uses cookies. However, you can avoid cookies if you wish so. Please note that disabling cookies may prevent you from using some parts of the website, for instance viewing videos, content in iframes or language versions.

Cookies for statistics

GEUS gathers statistics about user behavior on our WordPress sites. The users stay anonymous since information cannot be linked with individual users.We use Matomo for this, which con… with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its requirements.

The first time you visit geus.dk you will see a cookie warning containing information about cookies for statistics. If you click on the link ”Don’t accept” cookies we do not collect statistics about your visit.

Cookies for video clips, content of iframes and integration with social media

On this site we use content from third-party suppliers, and this means that you as user of this site may encounter third-party cookies from other websites, which can set cookies on your computer, when you visit pages, where their content is shown.

If you do not want these cookies on your computer, you can click “No thanks to cookies”. You can still use the website without accepting third-party cookies, but this may mean that the content of iframes, video clips, integration with social media etc. are not displayed correctly.

In addition to cookies for statistics and special functionality, a session cookie will always be set, enabling the website system to work. If you wish to completely avoid cookies, when you visit this website, you must disable cookies in your browser.

 

 

Cookies on the website

Name Purpose Storage
Nmstat We use tracking cookies from Matamo, the purpose of which is to monitor how the website is visited and to generate statistics of how users navigate the website etc.The generated data are stored in anonymous form on the server.

The generated information is stored in an anonymous form on the server.

Cookies expire after three years. After that, most web browsers will automatically delete them. You may at any time delete cookies from your browser without affecting the functionality of the website.
Session cookies Session cookies are automatically set by the website and are used for keeping your session consistent when you navigate the site.

The cookie is purely technical and is used by the http protocol.

A user’s session cookie for a website is located in the temporary memory, and only while the user reads and navigates the website.

Most web browsers automatically delete cookies when the web browser is closed or the session is terminated.

WordPress cookie This cookie is the visitor’s cookie acceptance. It remembers if a user has accepted the current cookie policy. This cookie expires after one year. After that, most web browsers will automatically delete them. You may at any time delete cookies from your browser without affecting the functionality of the website.

 

 

If you want to know more about how GEUS handles personal information and data processing, read  GEUS’ privacy policy.