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Cookie Policy

This is the cookie policy of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy ("SC", "we", "us") for the website www.Qatar2022.qa (the "Website"). We want to ensure that you enjoy browsing the Website. In order to enhance your experience, we place cookies onto your computer.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer's hard drive which are used to collect your personal information as well as to gather information on your general internet usage. Cookies are downloaded to your device when you visit a website, and then are sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user's device and target the content displayed to the user's interests. Cookies help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service.

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your internet protocol (IP) address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

Do we use cookies on the Website?

Yes.

Why do we use cookies?

They enable us:

  • to estimate our audience size and usage pattern;
  • to store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our Website according to your individual interests;
  • to speed up your searches; and
  • to recognise you when you return to our Website.

What types of cookies do we use on the Website?

Below is a list of the cookies we use on the Website:

Cookie Name Expiration Time Description
AWSALB 6 days Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with Formstack’s load balancer, in order to optimise user experience.
JESESSIONID Session Preserves users’ states across page requests
_ga 2 years Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gat 1 day Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
_gid 1 day Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
collect Session Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
ads/ga-audiences Session Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites.
GPS 1 day Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location
IDE 1 year Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking on one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
test_cookie 1 day Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE 179 days Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated Youtube videos
YSC Session Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen
yt-remote-cast-installed Session Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
yt-remote-connected-devices Persistent Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded Youtube video
yt-remote-device-id Persistent Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded Youtube video
yt-remote-fast-check-period Session Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded Youtube video
yt-remote-session-app Session Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded Youtube video
yt-remote-session-name Session Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded Youtube video
AWSALBCORS 6 days Helps efficiently use Formstack’s load balancer to keep a user connected to the server throughout.
formstack.analytics.viewed-form.2647548 Persistent Allows Formstack to track if a form has been seen or interacted with by a user.
1P_JAR 1 year Carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the website.
CONSENT 1 year Carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the website
NID 1 year Set by DoubleClick (which is owned by Google) to help build a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other sites
OGPC 1 year This cookie enables the functionality of Google Maps.
cookie-agreed Session This cookie keeps track on if the end user agreed to use cookies on this site.

Please note that our advertisers may also use cookies, over which we have no control.

What choices do I have?

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to our Website.

Contact us

We welcome questions, comments and requests regarding this Cookie Notice and our use of cookies on the Website. Please send them to Contact Us.

Changes to this policy

Any changes we make to this Cookie Policy the future will be posted to the Website and also available if you contact us. Please check back frequently to see any changes.