ISGO respects the privacy of all visitors to our website. This Cookie Policy outlines our policy concerning the use of cookies on From time to time, we will update our Cookie Policy to reflect any changes in technology or legislation which affect the way in which cookies are used by us and how you as a user, can manage them.

What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer. We use cookies to make our site faster and easier to use. Cookies cannot run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.

How we use cookies

ISGO uses cookies to improve your experience on our site. The broader set of functions is: ISGO cookies are used only by ISGO related systems. Certain cookies are essential to the proper functioning of ISGO systems and therefore don’t require your consent. We don’t track your personal activities when you’re not on a ISGO internal system (unless you click on a ISGO advertisement on a separate site). We use analytics cookies to help us understand what content is most useful to our visitors. ISGO uses a global provider for this analysis which means a limited amount of personal data will be transferred internationally, where privacy rights are not necessarily at the same level as in the EEA. Web visitors that accept all cookies or targeting cookies and visit some ISGO sub sites that are involved in marketing and recruitment, by doing so, permit the placement of third-party cookies. ISGO engages with trusted third-party marketing companies to assist with the running of campaigns for ISGO and its programmes and courses. Some of these third-party cookies will involve international data transfers beyond the EEA. These third-party cookies are listed in our cookie list.

Types of cookies we use

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential for enabling user movement around the ISGO website and providing access to features and systems we offer. They also secure areas of the ISGO website.  This category of cookies cannot be disabled as they are essential to the functioning of the system.  Essential cookies do not require seeking user consent/permission.

Performance Cookies

We use cookies for analytics to collect information about how visitors use our website. These cookies give us insight into how our website is being used and will involve international data transfers outside the EEA.

Functional Cookies

Functional cookies allow the website to remember choices and customisation you made. For instance, these cookies can be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide features you have selected like watching a video or commenting on a blog.

Targeting Cookies, Customised Information & Advertising Cookies

ISGO does not place ads anywhere on our sites.  However, some pages under the domain use cookies that are based on your interests expressed or that measure the results of our digital campaigns.

Social Plug-In Cookies 

When you interact with social media content, you trigger the placement of relevant cookies from these platforms. These cookies are set by third parties, including Facebook and Twitter, and allow you to share what you have been doing on our websites on social media. Such cookies will trigger international data transfers of your data outside the EEA.

Your choices regarding cookies

With the exception of strictly necessary cookies, which do not require consent, you can choose which types of cookies you wish to allow by going to the cookie list (URL will be provided once live) page and activating the privacy preference centre.

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We strive to improve access to quality healthcare and vital research in gynaecological cancers. Thanks to your donation, we can continue to work towards a better future for Irish patients with gynaecological cancers.