Cookie policy

When you visit the websites of Nordsøfonden and Nordsøenheden, a cookie is placed on your computer

What is a cookie?

Today, cookies are used on almost all websites. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer, smartphone or tablet to allow the website to recognize users when they return to a site. In many cases, cookies may be necessary to provide good service on a website.

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A cookie does not identify the individual user, but only the user's device. A cookie is a passive file and cannot spread viruses or other malware.

We use cookies to improve your experience on our websites. However, you can still use and without accepting cookies.

There are different types of cookies. On our website we use cookies for technical and statistic purpose. A technical cookie is used to ensure a good user experience by keeping track of your movements within the site, help you resume where you left off etc. Statistics cookies collect statistics about user behaviour to improve the user experience.

The statistics are only used in summary form, eg. to see:

  • Which keywords from search engines that provides the most visits
  • Which words are most commonly searched on and
  • Which links lead visitors to and
  • Which pages are most often visited
  • Browser, operating system, etc.

Recruitment and cookies

We use a recruitment system for vacancies. When you use the recruitment system, the system also stores cookies on your device.

Newsletter and cookies

By signing up for the Nordsøfonden's newsletter, you agree your that e-mail and name are registered. The information is used when sending the newsletter.

We use an external service to send out newsletters, and the service registers who opens the newsletters and which links are used.

How can I remove cookies?

You can always decline cookies on your computer or device by changing the settings in your browser. Where the settings are placed, depends on the browser you are using.

All browsers allow you to delete cookies individually or all at once. How you do this depends on the browser you are using. If you use multiple browsers, you must delete cookies in each browser.

If you decline or delete cookies, be aware that the user experience is impaired as the website cannot remember the choices you make.


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