Cookie Policy


This is the Cookie Policy of Primary Care Diabetes Europe, international non-profit organisation under Belgian law, with registered office at Bredestraat 79, 2180 Antwerp, Belgium, registered in the Crossroads Bank of Enterprises with nr. 0871.319.821 (hereafter “PCDE”).

The purpose of this Cookie Policy is to inform you as user of the website (“Website”) on the cookies used to improve the user experience of our Website and services and to collect web statistics from our Website visitors.

However, this Cookie Policy does not apply to third-party websites that are linked to our Website. To view this third-party content, you first have to accept third-party websites specific terms and conditions. This includes their cookie policies, which we have no control over. If you do not view this content, no third-party cookies are installed on your device.

PCDE may amend this Cookie Policy at any time. Therefore, you are advised to consult it every time you use the website. The amended Cookie Policy will be published on the Website and automatically enters into force on that date. This Cookie Policy was last updated on 15 June 2022.

PCDE acts as the controller of your Personal Data when you visit this Website. PCDE hereby respects the applicable Privacy legislation and its Privacy Policy

What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files that are automatically placed by the Website server in the browser of your computer or mobile device when you visit the Website.

A cookie contains a unique code that allows your browser to be recognized during a singular visit to the Website (the ‘session’ cookie) or on subsequent, repeated visits (the ‘persistent’ cookie).

The Website’s server can only read the cookies that it has put onto your device and has no access to other information on your computer or mobile device.

Why do we use cookies ?

We use strictly necessary cookies to make our Website function in terms of security, network management and accessibility. We only need to inform you about the use of these cookies (hereinafter under 4.1). Without the use of strictly necessary cookies, our Website may not function properly.

In addition, we also use non-necessary cookies to optimize the use of our Website (hereinafter under 4.2-4). They help us store user preferences and track usage trends on an aggregated basis. For this reason, we may collect some data on your browsing experience, such as your IP address, browser type, language and screen size, the page you visited, the time and date of the visit and the website page you were redirected from. We request and require your permission for using these cookies.

Which cookies do we use and why ?

Strictly necessary cookies:


Non-necessary, preference cookies


Non-necessary, statistics cookies

Google analytics Cookie.

Non-necessary, marketing cookies


How can you manage cookies ?

Cookies can be deleted manually or automatically via your browser. In addition, you can indicate in the settings of your browser for which cookies you give your permission. Your browser can also be set so that you receive a message when a cookie is placed.

Personal data can be stored in cookies, such as an IP address or your contact details if, for example, you register for our newsletter. We request your prior permission to store this data.

When you visit this Website, a banner will appear explaining our cookies. Here you can immediately indicate for which cookies you give permission and for which cookies you do not.