Cookie policy

Principles of using cookies

We use cookies on our website. In this section, you will find general information on how the AFI uses cookies and the kinds of information about you gained from cookies that we can process.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a text file that a website server stores in the browser on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. A cookie contains a unique code that allows the website to recognise your browser during your visit, called a session cookie, or when you visit the site again, called a persistent cookie. Cookies may be stored by the server of the website that you are visiting or by a partner cooperating with the website (third-party cookies).

Cookies simplify and accelerate communication between the user and the website and enable the user to more easily navigate between different parts of the same website. Furthermore, cookies can help to select content and advertisements appropriate for a particular user and to adapt content to the user’s personal tastes and needs.

What kind of cookies does the AFI use?

On this website, the AFI uses technical cookies and analytical cookies for the purposes of analysing our website traffic.

Technical cookies

These cookies are necessary for visiting the website and using some of its functionalities. Without the use of these cookies, some of the website’s functionalities cannot work properly. Technical cookies ensure the correct functioning of the website and make visiting the website more enjoyable.

We also store cookies that enable us to remember your language choice when you are browsing our website and to determine from which country you are accessing the website so that the appropriate language version of the website can be displayed.

Analytical cookies and third-party cookies

Using analytical cookies, we collect information on the use of our website. For web-traffic analysis, we use third-party cookies, specifically Google Analytics. You can read the Google Analytics terms and conditions of use here.


What kind of cookies does the AFI use?



Who has access to the cookies

Description and process of storing cookies



This involves a cookie from our website

technical cookies for the operation of the website


1 year

This involves a cookie from our website

Information on whether the user agreed with the cookies bar


1 year

This involves a cookie from our website

Information on the most recently visited language version




web-traffic analysis


1 day 


web-traffic analysis

 How can I limit the storing of cookies?

Cookies will not be used for the purpose of identifying you or for storing your personal data without your knowledge.

If, however, you wish to restrict, block or prevent the installation of cookies on your computer or mobile device, you can do so in the settings of your browser. In such case, use your browser’s “Help” functionality.

 Contact us

If you have any questions regarding cookies, you can always contact us by sending an e-mail to

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