Cookies Policy

Cookies Policy for Jean Monnet Project: “Assessing the EU Strategy on Green Finance and ESG factors – AEU_GF”

Last updated: December 22, 2021


This Cookies Policy explains what Cookies are and how We use them. You should read this policy so You can understand what type of cookies We use, or the information We collect using Cookies and how that information is used. This Cookies Policy has been created with the help of the Cookies Policy Generator.

Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about You may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from Cookies. For further information on how We use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

We do not store sensitive personal information, such as mailing addresses, account passwords, etc. in the Cookies We use.


Interpretation and Definitions


The words of which the initial letter is capitalized have meanings defined under the following conditions. The following definitions shall have the same meaning regardless of whether they appear in singular or in plural.


For the purposes of this Cookies Policy:

Company (referred to as either “the Company”, “We”, “Us” or “Our” in this Cookies Policy) refers to Department of Economics and Management at University of Pisa, Via Cosimo Ridolfi 10 – 56124 Pisa (Italy).

Cookies means small files that are placed on Your computer, mobile device or any other device by a website, containing details of your browsing history on that website among its many uses.

Website refers to Jean Monnet Project: “Assessing the EU Strategy on Green Finance and ESG factors – AEU_GF”, accessible from

You means the individual accessing or using the Website, or a company, or any legal entity on behalf of which such individual is accessing or using the Website, as applicable.


The use of the Cookies

Type of Cookies We Use

Cookies can be “Persistent” or “Session” Cookies. Persistent Cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when You go offline, while Session Cookies are deleted as soon as You close your web browser.

We use both session and persistent Cookies for the purposes set out below:

Necessary / Essential Cookies

Type: Session Cookies

Administered by: Us

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.

The table below lists the cookies that we use and describes their purpose.

Cookie Name Type Session / Persistent Description
PHPSESSID Session Session Where login functions are required, this prevents you from having to log into each page.


Performance cookies (third parties)

Type: Persistent and Session Cookies

Administered by: Google Inc.

We use Google Analytics service on our website to help track which content is popular and to track the effectiveness of any advertising campaigns. To help the analytics service work, cookies are stored on your computer. A table can be found below which lists the cookies and their purpose.

Cookie Name Type Session / Persistent Description
_ga Performance Persistent Used to track website usage. An anonymous ID to help differentiate users on the Google Analytics platform with a 2 year expiration date.
_gid Performance Session Used to track website usage. An anonymous ID to help differentiate users on the Google Analytics platform, but with an expiration date of just 24 hours.
_gat Performance Persistent Used to throttle (reduce the frequency) of requests to Google Analytics service.



Your Choices Regarding Cookies

If You prefer to avoid the use of Cookies on the Website, first You must disable the use of Cookies in your browser and then delete the Cookies saved in your browser associated with this website. You may use this option for preventing the use of Cookies at any time.

If You do not accept Our Cookies, You may experience some inconvenience in your use of the Website and some features may not function properly.

If You’d like to delete Cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse Cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.

For the Chrome web browser, please visit this page from Google:

For the Internet Explorer web browser, please visit this page from Microsoft:

For the Firefox web browser, please visit this page from Mozilla:

For the Safari web browser, please visit this page from Apple:

For any other web browser, please visit your web browser’s official web pages.


More Information about Cookies

There are different types of cookies:

First party cookies: these are set by the website you’re visiting and only that website can read them.

Third party cookies: these are set by someone other than the website you’re visiting. Some website pages may feature content from other sites such as Twitter and YouTube which may have their own cookies. Sharing a website page on another service page e.g. Twitter may also set a cookie on your browser.

Session cookies: these are only stored on your computer during your web session and are automatically deleted when you close your browser – they usually store an anonymous session ID allowing you to browse a website without having to log in to each page but they do not collect any information from your computer.

Persistent cookies: a persistent cookie is stored as a file on your computer and it remains there when you close your web browser. The cookie can be read by the website that created it when you visit that website again. We use persistent cookies for Google Analytics and for personalisation (see below).

Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are essential to enable you to use the website effectively, such as when applying for a job, and therefore cannot be turned off. Without these cookies, the services available to you on our website cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet.

Performance cookies: These cookies enable us to monitor and improve the performance of our website. For example, they allow us to count visits, identify traffic sources and see which parts of the site are most popular.

Functionality cookies: These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced features. For instance, we may be able to provide you with news or updates relevant to the services you use. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, font and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have requested such as viewing a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect is usually anonymised.

Personalisation cookies: These cookies help us to advertise details of products or services that we think may be of interest. These cookies are persistent (for as long as you are registered with us) and mean that when you log in or return to the website, you may see advertising for products or services that are similar to information that you have previously browsed.


User’s rights

You have the right to obtain confirmation of the existence of your personal data at any time. In particular, you have the right to know the source of your personal data, the purposes and methods of the processing, the logic applied with the help of electronic means and the identification details of the data controller, the data processor or authorized personnel.

You also have the right to update, rectify or integrate your data and to object to processing where there are legitimate reasons.

You may exercise your rights by contacting:


Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Cookies Policy, You can contact us:

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