Cookie Statement

This website is owned by Eye Care Foundation.

Eye Care Foundation uses cookies on this website to make its websites more personal and user-friendly. When you open our website, you can choose to accept or refuse certain cookies. A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with pages from this website (and/or Flash applications) and is stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or device. The information stored therein can be sent to the servers of one of our processors on a subsequent visit. The cookies used on this website are divided into functional, analytical and marketing cookies. The function and operation of these different categories of cookies is described in this cookie statement. A detailed overview of the cookies used on this website can be found at the bottom of this page. In summary, Eye Care Foundation uses the following categories of cookies on this website:

Functional Cookies

We use Google Analytics to collect information about, for example, the date and time someone visits our websites and which pages someone views on it. We use this information to improve our sites, to compile “traffic” statistics (such as the times of day or days of the week when the websites get the most visitors), and to measure the popularity of different parts of the website. measuring site. Eye Care Foundation only uses this data in aggregated form and cannot trace it back to a computer or individual. Google Analytics is privacy-friendly, so we do not share data with third parties and we anonymize IP addresses. We do not ask permission for functional cookies.
(AM: is copied from current ECF website, privacy statement.)

Social Media Cookies and Pixels

The website includes buttons to promote (“like”) or share (“tweet”) web pages on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and WhatsApp. These buttons work by means of pieces of code that also place cookies. Eye Care Foundation has no influence on this. Read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data that they process via these cookies and how you can disable the cookies of these parties.

Session Cookies

Using a session cookie, Eye Care Foundation and Kentaa can see which parts of the website you have viewed during this visit. Eye Care Foundation and Kentaa can therefore adapt their services as much as possible to the surfing behavior of web visitors. These cookies are automatically deleted when you close your web browser.

Google Analytics

A cookie from the American company Google is placed via this website as part of the “Analytics” service. Eye Care Foundation uses this service to keep track of and receive reports on how visitors use the website. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to do so, or insofar as third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Eye Care Foundation has no influence on this. Eye Care Foundation has allowed Google to use the obtained Analytics information for other Google services. The information that Google collects is anonymized as much as possible. Your IP address is expressly not provided. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google is part of the EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles of the U.S. Department of Commerce. This means, among other things, that Google handles (personal) data with integrity and that there is an appropriate and adequate level of protection for the processing of (personal) data.


You have the right to inspect and correct or delete your personal data. You can also object to the processing of your personal data and you can make a request to be forgotten. For more information about your rights with regard to the processing of your personal data, see our privacy statement. To prevent misuse, we may ask you for identification. The personal data that we receive in response to the request for identification will be processed in accordance with the provisions of the GDPR and our privacy statement. When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you must also send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this in the settings of your browser. Requests can be mailed to

Published on 11/25/2022