Cookies policy

This Cookie Use Policy sets out information about the use of cookies by the Abdul Latif Jameel website at the domain <> (the “”).

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small text file of letters and numbers which are placed and stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer by websites you visit, if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. Cookies are not used to identify you personally.

The uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the The information collected by cookies includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns and timings of browsing on the and your location. This helps the work more efficiently, providing you with a good experience when you browse the (including remembering settings) and also allows improvement of the

Consenting to the Use of Cookies

By clicking the “I agree” button on the pop-up when you first use the you are agreeing to the use of cookies by the

Which Type of Cookies are Used?

The following cookies are used by the

  • Strictly necessary cookies.These cookies are required for the operation of the
  • Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow the recognition and counting of the number of visitors to the and to see how visitors move around the This helps us to improve the way the works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies.These cookies recognize you when you return to the This enables us to personalize content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

You can find more information about the individual cookies use on the and the purposes for which they are used in the table below:

Cookie Name Purpose More information
Strictly necessary Saves a message to let Abdul Latif Jameel know you have seen the’s cookie use message. Expires after 1 month.
Analytical Google Analytics To help analyse how users got to and use the This cookie enables estimation of audience size and usage pattern and provides information to enable search engine optimisation. For more information please see
This cookie will expire after 365 days.
Functional Newsroom Press Kit Storage of session data to allow download functionality. No personal information is collected by this cookie.
This cookie expires at the end of your browsing session.
Functional WPML Stores website language preference. No personal information is collected by this cookie.
This cookie expires after 1 week.
Functional Cookie Policy Stores if user has accepted cookie policy. No personal information is collected by this cookie.
This cookie expires after 365 days.
Functional Language Storage To save user’s language selection and to redirect the website to its version in the selected for a predetermined period of time. No personal information is collected by this cookie.
Expires after 1 month.

Can I Opt Out of Cookies?

Accessing will place non-permanent cookies on your computer to enhance your experience whilst using the website. If you do not wish to have such non-permanent cookies placed on your computer you should not agree to proceed when you see the cookie ribbon on the homepage.

How Do I Change My Cookie Settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. If you change your mind about permitting the use of cookies on your computer, you can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some