Cookie Policy of the of ECPC AISBL


The website of ECPC,, may use “cookies.” In this Cookie Policy, any reference to “ECPC”, “we”, “us”, “our” refers to the European Cancer Patient Coalition (ECPC), international non-profit association, whose registered office is at Rue Montoyer 40, B-1000 Brussels,  registered at the Crossroads Bank for Enterprises under number 0818.999.605.

Explanations about cookies

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record keeping purposes. It enables the website to remember your actions and over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

Use of cookies

ECPC uses cookies on its website for a number of purposes such as enable certain functions of our website. The cookies listed below with regard to statistics, marketing and preference, require your consent. You can give your consent by clicking on the button in the cookies banner.

Cookie name Provider Purpose description Type Expiration date of the cookie unless you delete it
Preference cookies enable our website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks.
coronabar Detects whether the user should be presented with a notification bar upon entry on the website. HTML Persistent
Statistics cookies help us to understand how you interact with the website by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. HTTP 2 years
_gat Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate HTTP 1 day
_gid Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. HTTP 1 day
collect Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Pixel Session
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
Is_smartpush Used to track visitors on multiple websites in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences. HTTP 2 months


No automatic decisions nor profiling is made by ECPC.

ECPC’s Cookie and Privacy Policies applies only to ECPC’s databases, website and communications. When you land on external websites or platforms of third parties, even by way of links provided on ECPC’s channels, ECPC’s Cookie and Privacy policies cease to apply.

Control of cookies


Your consent can be withdraw at any time by deleting cookies stored in your browser. You may delete or decline cookies by changing your browser settings and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do so, access to our website will, however, not be denied to you.

You can find more information on how to do this on the websites of the respective browser manufacturers:

  1. Chrome:
  2. Firefox:
  3. Microsoft Edge:
  4. Internet Explorer:
  5. Safari: https://support.applcom/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac

More information and questions

Should you wish more details on our Privacy Policy, you can consult it here.

You can exercise you rights under GDPR or ask any further questions on this Cookie Policy by sending a written request by email at

If you feel that your data have been breached and you are not satisfy by our answer, you may file a complaint at the Belgian Data Protection Authority ( ).