Coalesce Cookie Policy

Coalesce and associated websites use cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

When you first visit the Walton Institute website, you will be given an option to accept or change your cookie preference. Once you accept or amend, you won’t be shown this message again from that browser. However, you can amend your preferences at any time.

Managing Cookies

Your browser settings will automatically allow cookies to be accepted. Should you wish to switch off this feature, you can do so by visiting the “options” or “preferences” setting on your browser. You learn how to access these settings directly through the following links:

Please note that declining our cookies or asking for notification each time a cookie is being sent, may affect your ease of use of our website and the Services. For more information about cookies, please see: and

Google Analytics

Coalesce does not capture personal data through Google Analytics cookies.

_ga : This cookie is used to monitor site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to distinguish unique visitors.

_gat : This cookie is used to throttle the request rate to limit the collection of data.

_gid : This cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how well the website is operating. The data collected includes the number visitors, how they arrived at the site, and the pages they visited. The data collected maintains user anonymity.


wordpress_test_cookie : This cookie is simply used by the site’s content management system to check if the site visitor has cookies enabled.