Charte de cookies
The brechbuhl.ch website (hereinafter referred to as “EB”) is published by Brechbühl School, the registered head office of which is on Toepffer 3 street, 1206 Geneva.
1. What is a cookie?
A « cookie » or « tracker » is a file of limited size, generally consisting of letters and numbers, created and stored in your browser’s memory on your device’s hard disk (computer, tablet, smartphone) when going on a website, reading an email, installing or using a software or mobile application, subject to the choices you have expressed regarding cookies, and which you can change at any time.
2. What are cookies used for?
Cookies allow the temporary storage of information relative to your browsing, Cookies have an essential role and allow us in particular:
- to improve the functioning of the website
- to facilitate, but also improve and personalize your browsing on our website
- to offer you the content that best suits your interests
3. What cookies do we use?
The precise details of the data we collect through cookies vary depending on specific needs, but the main data we generally collect on our website are as follow:
Audience measurement cookies. When you visit the website for the first time, a banner informs you of the presence of these cookies and asks you to indicate your choice. They are only deposited if you accept them. The data collected by these cookies are kept for a maximum period of 24 months.
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The Google Analytics service used on our website makes it possible to count visitors and identify how they use the website. It is a statistical tool that allows Brechbühl School to improve its website by considering the needs of visitors.
Data generated by these cookies concerns:
- your use of the website, such as the pages you have visited;
- your IP address in order to determine the city where you are connecting from. This data is anonymized immediately after localization and is not communicated to Google.
Cookies embedded in third-party applications on our Site
We may include on our website applications for third parties, which allow you to share content from our website with other people or to let those other people know about your browsing or opinions about content on our website. This is particularly the case with the « Share » and « Like » buttons from social networks such as « Facebook », « Twitter», etc. The social network is likely to identify you with this button, even if you have not used it when browsing our website. This type of application button may allow the concerned social media platform to track your navigation on our website, by the sole fact that your account was activated on your browser (open session) during your navigation on our website.
Likewise, when you accept the deposit of cookies, a consent cookie is installed.
Refusal or consent cookies should remain on your terminal equipment.
5. Cookies management
directly on our website, in the module provided for this purpose or from your browser software.
Warning: the considering of your refusal to install a cookie is based on the deposit of a cookie. Therefore, if you deactivate all cookies on your terminal or if you change terminals, we will no longer know that you have chosen this option.
Gestion des cookies sur notre site
A module displayed on the bottom left of our website allows you to choose the cookies you want to accept, and those you want to refuse on our website.
At any time, you can access this module and modify your preferences.
By default, your choice is kept for 6 months, after which you will be asked to reiterate your choice via our module.
Cookies management on your browser software
You can configure your browser software so that cookies are stored on your terminal equipment or are rejected, either systematically or according to their issuer.
You can also regularly delete cookies on your terminal via your browser.
However, do not forget to configure the browsers on your different terminals (tablets, smartphones, computers, …)
To manage your cookies and choices, the configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the help menu of your browser, which allows you to know how to change your cookie choices.
- for Internet Explorer™: http://windows.microsoft.com/fr-FR/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies ;
- for Safari™: https://support.apple.com/fr-fr/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac ;
- for Chrome™: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=fr&hlrm=en&answer=95647 ;
- for Firefox™: http://support.mozilla.org/fr/kb/Activer%20et%20d%C3%A9sactiver%20les%20cookies ;
- for Opera™: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/fr/cookies.html.
To learn more about how to configure your browser software, we invite you to visit the website of the National commission of computing and liberties: https://www.cnil.fr/fr/cookies-les-outils-pour-les-maitriser.
6. Protection of personal data
Cookies and other third-party trackers on the website depend on external data controllers who are likely, if you chose to accept these cookies, to process personal data concerning you.
Collected data is essential to achieve the objectives pursued by each cookie. They are only intended for the authorized services of EB and/or of the company issuing the third-party cookies.
The different categories of collected and processed data as part of the website can be transmitted to service providers locates outside the European Union such as the United States.
These data transfers are governed by a cross-border flow agreement established in accordance with the standard contractual clauses of data controllers to subcontractors issued by the European Commission and currently in force.
The personal data collected via cookies are never kept longer than necessary to achieve the purpose of the cookie or tracker, and in any case, no more than 13 months.
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