Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

Version 6 July 2018

Who we are and how to contact us,,,,,,,,, and our other websites are sites operated by the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (”We”). We are a Swiss charitable foundation and have our principal office at Chemin Camille-Vidart 15, 1202 Geneva, Switzerland.

To contact us, please email or contact us at one of our offices.


By using any of our sites you accept these terms

By using our sites, you confirm that you accept the terms of this policy and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our sites.

We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.


There are other terms that may apply to you

Our Acceptable Use Policy, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy also apply to your use of our sites.


Information about our use of cookies 

Our websites use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of a website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of a website, or make use of services to donate.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies help to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around a website when they are using it. They help to improve the way a website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to a website. This enables a website to personalise content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to a website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. The information gathered by these cookies is used to make websites and the advertising displayed on them more relevant to your interests.


You can find information about some of the cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:




_ga, _gid, _gat, _gac_<property-id>,

Google Analytics

Analytical / performance cookies

_pk_id, _pk_id

Piwik PRO

Analytical / performance cookies

_hjSessionUser, _hjSession, _hjIncludedInSample, _hjClosedSurveyInvites


Analytical / performance cookies

ppms_privacycookieinfo, cookie_notice_accepted, europe-info-clicked, user_current_location

Cookie Notice

Functionality cookie to remember preference to close cookie notice

wordpress_logged_in_<id>, wordpress_sec_<id>, wordpress_test_cookie, wp-settings-<id>, wp-settings-time, sucuri_cloudproxy_uuid_<id>, itsec-hb—login-<id>

WordPress User cookies

Strictly necessary cookies for certain functionalities on websites


Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks, social media networks, and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Kindly note that some cookies have quite a long expiry time.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to deactivate cookies, visit or