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What are cookies?

A cookie is a file that is downloaded on your computer or mobile device when you visit certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, for example, to identify a user session, recall your preferences (e.g. language), gather information about your browsing habits or show you advertising adapted to your preferences.

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What cookies do we use on our portal?

All the cookies used on this portal are UCLG's own or third-party cookies, used for analytical purposes. The types of cookies we use are:

Cookie Domain Purpose Expiry
_unam (using Google Analytics) Analytical 9 months
_utma (using Google Analytics) Analytical 2 years
_utmb (using Google Analytics) Analytical 30 minutes
_utmc (using Google Analytics) Analytical Session
_utmz (using Google Analytics) Analytical 6 months


Purpose description:

Google Analytics: These are cookies that we use to improve our website. We use Google Analytics to carry out this analysis. If you delete them, you can carry on browsing normally.

These cookies gather anonymous information on how users use our website, such as the number of visitors, identifying users and sessions, how the user reached the site, the most visited pages, and the number of users that share content or use forms.
The information gathered by this application is sent by Google, Inc., a Delaware company with headquarters at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, to its servers in the United States in line with its privacy policy, which you can consult at the following link:

How to delete cookies

On Browsers:

If you delete Analytical cookies, you will be able to carry on browsing normally.

Cookies can be deleted by configuring your browser so that it prevents them from being downloaded, as shown below. Depending on the browser you use, you will need to follow the instructions below:

• Explorer:
• Chrome:
• Firefox:
• Safari:
• Opera:

On mobile devices:


1. On the Home page, press “Settings”.
2. Press “Safari”.
3. Press “Clear cookies and data” and confirm the order and/or select your preferences in the “Privacy and Security” section.

1. Launch your browser from the Home page.
2. Press the “Menu” key, then press “More”.
3. Press “Settings”
4. Scroll down to the “Privacy Setting” section, press “Clear All Cookie Data” and press “OK” and/or select your preferences.

1. Open your Internet Explorer
2. Tap “More”
3. Press “Settings”
4. Scroll down to the “Cookies” section and then set your preferences.

Cookie management and disposal tools:

Analytical cookies: With regard to analytical cookies set by Google Analytics, you can delete them by using the Google Analytics disable add-on for browsers or by using your browser's configuration that stops them from being downloaded, as indicated above.


If you have any queries about our cookie policy, you can contact us at:

United Cities and Local Governments
Carrer Avinyó, 15
08002 Barcelona,
[email protected]