Privacy and Cookie policy

Privacy and cookie policy​


ACRA, as it’s commitment towards their supporters, sympathizers and anyone else who comes in contact with its initiatives, takes every precaution to guarantee the maximum confidentiality and privacy of the data collected.
This attention is not limited to compliance with current legislation on the subject, but represents a manifestation of deep respect for those who come into contact with us.
Indeed, we believe that the protection of personal data is an act consistent with the moral commitment that distinguishes our mission.

The Data Controller of personal data is ACRA itself, with headquarters in via Lazzaretto 3, 20124, Milan,
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By writing to at any time you will be able to exercise your rights recognized by the European Regulation 2016/679 ‘GDPR’ and thus know what personal data referable to you we have, modify it, delete it and object to any further processing. Download and fill out this form to send your requests.

Cookie policy

This Cookie Policy relates to the website (“Site”) managed and operated by the ACRA Foundation, via Lazzaretto 3 – 20124 Milan.
Cookies are small text files sent to the user by the website visited.

They are stored on the computer’s hard disk, and allows the website to recognize users and storing certain information about them, in order to allow or improve the service offered.
There are different types of cookies. Some are necessary to be able to navigate on the Site, others have different purposes such as guaranteeing internal security, administering the system, carrying out statistical analyses, understanding which sections of the Site are most interesting to the users or offering a personalized visit experience of the Site.
The Site uses technical and non-profiling cookies. The foregoing refers both to the user’s computer and to any other device that the user may use to connect to the Site.


Technical cookies

The foregoing refers both to the user’s computer and to any other device that the user may use to connect to the Site.
They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner or manager of the website.
They can be divided into navigation or session cookies, which guarantee normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate to access restricted areas); analytics cookies, likened to technical cookies where used directly by the site operator to collect information (in aggregate) about the number of users and how they visit the site; functionality cookies, which allows the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria (for example the language or the products selected for the purchase) in order to improve the service rendered to the same.
Disabling cookies could limit the ability to use the Site and prevent you from fully benefit from the features and services on the Site. To decide which ones to accept and which to reject, a description of the cookies used on the Site is illustrated below.


Types of cookies used

First-party cookies:

First-party cookies (i.e., cookies that belong to the publisher’s site that created them) are set by the website visited by the user, whose address appears in the URL window. The use of such cookies allows us to operate the site efficiently and track visitor behavior patterns.


Third-party cookies:

Third-party cookies are set by a different domain than the one visited by the user. If a user visits a site and a different company sends the information by exploiting that site, third-party cookies are present.


Session cookies:

The so-called ‘session cookies’ are stored temporarily, and are going to be deleted when the user closes the browser. If the user registers on the Site, he can benefits of the cookies that collects personal data in order to identify the user on subsequent visits and to facilitate access – login to the Site (for example by keeping the user’s username and password) and navigation on it. 

Furthermore, the ACRA Foundation uses cookies for system administration purposes.
ACRA Foundation has no access to or control over cookies, web bacons and other tracking technologies used on third party sites that you may access from the Site, the availability, any content and material that is published or obtained through such sites and on the related methods of processing personal data; in this regard, given the size of such third party sites, ACRA Foundation expressly disclaims any related responsibility. The user should check the privacy policy of third party sites accessed from the Site to know the conditions applicable to the processing of personal data since the Privacy Policy of Fondazione ACRA applies only to the Site as defined above.


Persistent cookies:

Persistent cookies are stored on users’ devices between browser sessions, allowing them to remember a user’s preferences or actions on a site. They can be used for a variety of purposes, such as to remember preferences and choices when using the Site.


Essential cookies:

These cookies are strictly necessary for the Website to function. Without the use of these cookies, some parts of the Website would not work. 

They include, for example, cookies that allows the access to protected areas of the Site. These cookies do not collect information for marketing purposes and cannot be deactivated.


Functional cookies:

These cookies are used to recognize a user who returns to visit the site. They allow you to customize the contents and remember your preferences (for example, the selected language).

 These cookies do not collect information that can identify the user. All information collected are anonymous.


Specifically, the following is a list of the main cookies used on the Site and their descriptions and functionality, including their time duration.

1) Type of Cookie First Part Functional
Origin: Migrantour guide
Purpose: Retrieve user settings (save timezone)

Duration: Session cookie

2)Type of Cookie First Part Functional
Origin: Migrantour guide

Purpose: Retrieve user settings (returning visitor)

Duration: Session cookie

How to change cookie settings

Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but the user can normally change the settings to disable this function. It is possible to block all types of cookies, or accept to receive only some while disabling others. 

The “Options” or “Preferences” section in the browser menu allows you to avoid receiving cookies and other user tracking technologies, and to know how to get notification from the browser of the activation of these technologies. Alternatively, it is also possible to consult the “Help” section of the toolbar present in most browsers.

For more information on cookies and to manage cookie preferences (first and/or third party) users are also invited to visit the platform. However, please note that disabling navigation or functional cookies can cause malfunction of the Site and/or limit the service offered by the ACRA Foundation.