The Rural Development Program respects your privacy and undertakes to carefully protect personal data obtained through the online information system and not to pass it on to a third party or use it for other purposes without your consent. Because there are certain links in the online information system to other, external websites that are not linked to the RDP, we do not assume any responsibility for the protection of data on these websites.
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Why we need cookies?
We use the following types of cookies on our website:
- Session cookies: Temporary or session cookies will be removed from your computer when you close your browser (e.g. Chrome or Internet Explorer). These cookies help to improve the performance and usability of our website. For example, they allow us to detect whether your browser can run small web programs (called “scripts”) that provide additional functionality to the web page, or allow us to remember any preferences you have set (such as font size or language setting).
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- Google Analytics Analytics Cookies: These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use this information to prepare reports and help us to improve the user aspect of the website. Cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, from where the visitors came to this website and the websites they visited. Some cookies set for this purpose are automatically removed from the device when you close your browser. Others may be retained for up to 24 months from your last visit to our website. You can opt out of Google Analytics tracking by visiting: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
|Name of cookie||Duration||Description|
|PHPSESSID||Session duration||User session identifier|
|_utma||2 years||Google Analytics Records the distinction between users and sessions.|
|_utmb||30 minutes||Google Analytics Record a new session or new user.|
|_utmz||6 months||Google Analytics Specifies the source of your traffic or campaign.|
|_utmc||Session duration||Google Analytics Records the duration of a visit.|
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