Cookie policy

Definition of cookies

Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the cache memory of your Internet browser. This web space uses cookies and/or technologies that storeand retrieve information when you browse the Internet. These technologies allow the web space to recognize your browser and, as a result, store your user preferences.

Type and function of cookies

  • Same-site: Sent from a computer or domain managed by the website owner.
  • Third-party: Sent from a computer or domain that is not managed by the website owner.
  • Session: Collect data during the navigation of the user through the website.
  • Persistent: They allow access to the user's terminal data for a period defined by the cookie manager.
  • Technical: They allow the user to navigate through a website and use different options or services.
  • Personalization: They allow the user to access the service with certain characteristics.
  • Analytical: They allow the monitoring and analysis of the behavior of the user of the websites to which they are linked, in order to introduce improvements based on the added data.
  • Advertising: They allow the management of the publisher's advertising space based on certain criteria, with the edited content or the frequency of accesses.

Table lists the type of cookies used on the website and their purpose







Google Analytics

2 years

30 minutes


10 minutes

6 months

Distinguish users and sessions.

Determine new sessions or visits.

Determine if the user is in a new session or visit.

Limit the percentage of requests.

It is responsible for storing the traffic source that explain show the user arrived at the website.





240 days

20 years and 1 month


It is used for the playback of videos by visitors to the site.

This cookie is used to indicate that the use of the cookie has been accepted.

It measures the video reproductions made by the user and records the likes.



 Addthis 1 year 

Geolocation cookie to know where users are located.

It is used to determine the use of the Addthis service.



Same-site  Session Identify the session on the server.

You can disable the use of same-site and third-party cookies by setting the browser options installed on your computer:

International data transfers

No international data transfers are foreseen, except in the following cases:

The acceptance of some of these cookies may involve the transfer of data of user to third countries, necessary for the operation of the services of some of the providers of this website. The legal basis for this transfer is the consent of the user, expressed by consenting and accepting the use of the cookies in each case. International data transfers will be made to countries with an adequate level of protection, declared by the European Commission and with the provision of appropriate safeguards such as standard contractual clauses (Articles 28.8and 46.2.d GDPR) and binding corporate rules (Articles 46.2.b) and 47 GDPR). Cases in which there may be international data transfers will be through cookies from third parties (Google Analytics, Youtube Addthis and Doubleclick). You can find out about data transfers to third countries that are made by the third parties identified in this cookie policy in their corresponding policies on the processing of the data collected.

Conservation of the data collected

The data collected through session cookies will only be kept for the period during which the user browses this website. The data collected through persistent cookies will be kept for a period longer than the browsing session on this website. You can find out about the conservation of data collected by the third parties listed in the following section in their corresponding policies on the processing of the data collected.

Identification of the cookies and the processing of the collected data controllers

The controller of the same-site cookies and the processing of the collected data is the CATALAN OMBUDSMAN. E-mail address:

As for third-party cookies controllers are Google Analytics, Youtube Addthis and Doubleclick.