Cookie Policy

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Any references to ‘we’, ‘our’ or ‘us’ within this Policy refer to The Jane Goodall Institute UK – we are a registered charity in England and Wales and our registered charity number is 327858. Any references to ‘website’ within this Policy refers to

Cookies are used to improve online visitor experience by almost every website, including Our website uses ‘cookies’ to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse our website that help us:

  • Make our website work as you’d expect
  • Remember your settings during and between visits to our site
  • Improve the speed/security of the website
  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
  • Continuously improve our website for you

We do NOT use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information
  • Collect any sensitive information
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions

There are two types of cookies – as is common place, our website uses both:

  • Session cookies: These cookies are erased when you close your browser and do not collect information from your computer. Session cookies typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.
  • Persistent cookies: These cookies are stored on your hard drive until they expire or until you delete them. Persistent cookies are used to collect identifying information about the user, such as web surfing behaviour or user preferences for a specific site.

When you visit our site, cookies may record information including (but not limited to):

  • the areas of the website you visit
  • the amount of time you spend on the site
  • whether you are new to the site, or have visited it before
  • how you came to the website – for example, through an email link or a search engine
  • the type of device and browser you use

If you are not happy with this, please do not use, or delete the cookies after using the website.

​Alternatively, you may wish to visit our website using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc.). Please note we cannot guarantee that all/any of these settings will be 100% cookie free.

​If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, detailed guidance can be found by visiting

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. We use Google Analytics to understand how our website is being used in order to improve the user experience for site visitors.

All information collected by Google Analytics is anonymous, including the number of visitors to our website, where visitors have come from and the pages they have visited.

You can opt-out of having your activity on our website available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on produced by Google:  Please note installation of this add-on is at your own risk.

Other websites

​We are not responsible for the cookie practices or the content of any other websites linked to our website. If you have followed a link from this website to another website (including our clothing provider Teemill) you will be subject to their cookie policy.

The Jane Goodall Institute UK reserves the right to amend this Cookie Policy from time to time. Please check back on this page to see any updates or changes to this Cookie Policy. By continuing to use you will be deemed to have accepted such changes. This Cookie Policy was last updated in June 2022.

Please contact us if you have any queries about this Cookie Policy.