When users enter the Just Transition Commission website their computers will automatically be issued with ‘cookies’. Cookies are text files which identify users’ computers to the Just transition Commission’s server. The website then creates ‘session’ cookies to store some of the preferences of users moving around the website, e.g. retaining a text-only preference.
Cookies in themselves do not identify individual users but identify only the computer used. Just Transition Commission session cookies are deleted on departure from the website. However, those from third parties may persist.
The information collected by the Just Transition Commission will include IP Address, pages visited, browser type and operating system. The data will not be used to identify any user personally.
Most modern web browsers allow users to control cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.