Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

Aidsfonds (”we") uses cookies on the website. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer when you visit this website. This cookies policy text tells you which cookies we use and how you can disable them yourself.

Which cookies does Aidsfonds use?

Functional cookies

These are cookies needed for the site to work properly for the visitor. They make it possible, for example, to select a language and to log in.

Functional cookies on

Service Name Expiry Purpose
PHP PHPSESSID End of session Saves user preferences SERVERID End of session Directs visitor to a specific webserver
  CookieStatement 1 year Remembers cookie alert ASP.NET_SessionId
End of session Enables newsletter subscription

Analytical cookies

These are cookies that we use to assess the effectiveness of the website and to make any necessary changes to it. For example, these cookies keep track of which pages are visited most frequently, the average length of a visit to a page, and which browsers visitors use to surf to our site. For this purpose, we use Matomo (previously known as Piwik) ( The information that Piwik collects is stored on our own server and is only accessible to or by order from Aidsfonds.

Analytical cookies on

Service Name Expiry Purpose
Matomo _pk_id 1 year Checks if you are a new visitor
Matomo _pk_ses 30 minutes Measures visited pages

Social media

This website includes links to the following social media:

When we embed these social media, we do so in such a way that no tracking cookies are set. However, once you move on to their websites, these third parties may use cookies to measure click behaviour. Aidsfonds advises you to check the cookies policy of these third parties for information about cookies that they may use.

Social media cookies (no tracking or advertising) on

Service Name Expiry Purpose
Vimeo vuid 2 years Remembers Vimeo preferences

Advertising cookies

This website does not use any advertising cookies.

Disabling cookies

If Aidsfonds is legally obliged to request your permission before placing and reading cookies, then we only do so if you indicate that you wish us to do so. You can withdraw your permission at any time by removing the cookies via your browser.

By adjusting the settings of your browser, you can choose to refuse cookies, delete them, or receive a message when a cookie is placed. In most browsers, you can find out how to do that by clicking on "help" on the menu bar. If you refuse cookies completely, then the website may no longer function properly.

Disabling cookies in your browser:


We may amend this cookies policy and we recommend that you consult this page from time to time so as to stay aware of how we use cookies. This cookies policy was most recently updated on 27 September 2019.

Questions, feedback, and complaints

We welcome any remarks or queries that you may have regarding this cookies policy. If you have any questions, please call us on +31 (0)20 626 2669 (working days from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.). You can also e-mail us at You can also contact us in the same way with any questions about your donorship.

Aidsfonds also has a complaints procedure. Any complaints should be submitted to our complaints coordinator:

Martin van Oostrom
+31 (0)20 851 1758

Aidsfonds is a Dutch foundation [stichting]. Our registered address is Condensatorweg 54, 1014 AX, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. We are registered with the Chamber of Commerce under number 41207989.

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