Cookies Policy

What are cookies?

People in Research uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. Cookies are small information files placed on your device, which are used to improve services for you.

Cookies help us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to user needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to see which pages you find useful and which you do not. Cookies only allow us to see aggregated, anonymous data across all website visitors; we don’t have access to any of your personal data.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Declining cookies may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

The cookies we use

Necessary Cookies

There are cookies which we need to use so our website works properly.

Cookie name: CookieControl

Provider: Civic Cookie

Purpose: This cookie keeps track of user third party cookie consent status

Expires: 90 days

Cookie name: PHPSESSID

Provider: PHP

Purpose: This cookie is used to identify the users session on the server and allows people to favourite opportunities.

Expires: When you end your session

Analytics Cookies

Analytics cookies allow us to monitor how you use our website, and if you can find what you’re looking for. We make improvements based on the insight gathered from analytics cookies. There is no personally identifiable information contained within these cookies.

Cookie name: _ga

Provider: Google 

Purpose:  This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as an identifier.  

Expires: 2 years

Cookie name: _gid _

Provider: Google 

Purpose: This cookie stores and updates a unique value for each page visited and is used to count and track pageviews.

Expires: 1 day

Cookie name: _gat_UA-199191824-1

Provider: Google 

Purpose: This is a pattern type cookie (_gat_UA-nnnnnnn-nn) set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It is a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.

Expires: 1 day

Full details on the cookies set by Google Analytics are published on the Google website.