What are cookies?
Cookies are small files, typically of letters and numbers, downloaded on to a device when you access certain websites or emails, including Save the Children’s website. Cookies allow a website to recognise your device.
For more information see: www.allaboutcookies.org/
Yes. We use strictly necessary, performance, functionality and targeting cookies on our website. We have assessed our cookies based on the ICC Cookie Guide (www.international-chamber.co.uk/blog/2012/04/02/launch-of-icc-uk-cookie-guide/).
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You may notice some cookies that are not related to the Save the Children’s website whilst visiting www.savethechildren.net. Some of our pages contain embedded content such as YouTube video, Twitter feed, Facebook likes or Google plus share, and you may receive cookies delivered from these websites. Save the Children does not govern the publication of third party cookies. To understand more about their cookies and privacy statements, please visit the relevant sites.
Some of our cookies will remind you about our work and how you can help after you have left the website. These are the targeting/advertising cookies we use. It is a useful tool for us to keep public awareness of our campaigns and how they can be supported.
If you do not want cookies to be stored on your PC it is possible to disable this function without affecting your navigation around the site.
How do you disable cookies?
If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer and you wish to block Save the Children’s website cookies, you can perform the following:
- On your browser tools menu, select 'Internet Options'
- Click on the 'Privacy' tab and then on the 'Sites' button
- Type into the 'Address of website' field:
- Click on the 'Block' button
- Click on the OK button
Other browsers have similar cookie management abilities in their preferences settings, please refer to your browser's 'Help' facility.
Find more detailed information on disabling cookies from aboutcookies.org.