A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. Its usefulness is that the web is able to remember your visit when you return to this page. The cookies often store technical information, personal preferences, content personalization, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The purpose of the cookie is to adapt the content of the web to your profile and needs, without cookies services offered by any page be diminished significantly.


ACEN Foundation (“we”, “us”, “our”) uses different kinds of cookies on this website: 

  • Necessary/essential cookies: These cookies are essential to provide you with services available through the website and to enable you to use some of its features. They help to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts. Without these cookies, the services that you have asked for cannot be provided, and we only use these cookies to provide you with those services.
  • Analytic/performance cookies: These cookies are used to gain insight into the use of our website. They measure how often you visit our website and how you use it, so we can get a better sense of how our users engage with our site. You may exercise your right to disable or delete cookies from this website at any time.
  • Functionality: These cookies are used to recognize you and remember your preferences or settings when you return to our site, so that we can provide you with a more personalised experience.


Third party cookies

Our site may link through to third party sites (for example, for the delivery of podcasts or videos) which may also use cookies over which we have no control. We recommend that in such circumstances, you check the relevant third party’s privacy policies for information about any cookies which may be used.


Disable or delete cookies:

You may exercise your right to disable or delete cookies from this website (including those from other parties) at any time. These actions are performed differently depending on the browser you are using. Please see below a quick guide to most popular browsers.



  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. At the top right, click More  Settings.
  3. Under “Privacy and security,” click Site settings.
  4. Click Cookies.
  5. From here, you can:
    • Clear browsing data
    • Allow or block cookies under “Cookies and other site data”.


Internet Explorer

  1. On your computer, open Internet Explorer.
  2. Select the “Tools” button
  3. To delete cookies:
    • point to “Safety”
    • select “Delete browsing history”
    • select the “Cookies and website data” check box.
  1. To block or allow cookies:
    • Select “Internet Options”
    • Select the “Privacy” tab
    • Under “Settings” select “Advanced” and choose whether you want to accept, block, or be prompted for first-party and third-party cookies.



  1. On your computer, open Firefox
  2. Click the menu button  and select “Settings”
  3. Select the “Privacy & Security” panel and go to the Cookies and Site Data section.
  4. Click the “Manage Data” button. The “Manage Cookies and Site Data dialog will appear.
  5. In the “Search websites” field, type the name of the site whose cookies you want to remove. Items that match your search will be displayed. To remove all cookies and storage data for the website, click “Remove All Shown”.



  1. On your computer, open Safari
  2. Under “Preferences”, click “Privacy”, then do one or more of the following:
  • Prevent trackers from using cookies and website data to track you: Select ‘Prevent linked sites from being tracked’. Cookies and website data will be deleted, unless you visit and use the websites of the trackers.
  • Always block cookies: Select ‘Block all cookies’. Websites, third parties and advertisers cannot store cookies and other data on your Mac. Because of this, certain websites may not work properly.
  • Always allow cookies: Turn off ‘Block all cookies’. Websites, third parties and advertisers may store cookies and other data on your Mac.
  • Delete saved cookies and data: Click Manage Website Data , select one or more websites, then click Delete or Delete All. If you delete this data, your behaviour may be less tracked, but you may be logged out of websites or websites behave differently.
  • View the websites that store cookies and other data: Click ‘Manage website data’.



If you would like to know more about the data we may collect from you and how we process and store you personal data, please read our Privacy Policy.