“Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS® ( is part and property of “Acupuntores Sin Fronteras Internacionales ASFI AC” Non-profit Organization is not, anywhere, including Hosting, their Fiscal Addresses, the Central Office, within the EEA-EU, but we adhere and include these Cookies Policies, since we could process data from Members of the European Union, (and who are Voluntary Members of the Organization, Correspondents and Representatives in Different Countries), for such circumstances, we include the Cookies Policies below.


The LSSI-CE, obliges all those who have an internet presence in the EU, or who process personal data of members of the European Union, we include these Cookies Policies. Since we could effectively process data from EU Members, due to such circumstances, we warn users of the existence of cookies, we inform about them and we require permission to download them.

Article 22.2 of Law 34/2002. “Service providers may use data storage and retrieval devices in recipients’ terminal equipment, provided that they have given their consent after they have been provided with clear and complete information on their use, in particular, on the purposes of data processing, in accordance with the provisions of Organic Law 15/1999, of December 13, on the Protection of Personal Data ”.

As responsible for this website, “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society” AWBIS® ( being part and property of” Acupuntores Sin Fronteras Internacionales ASFI AC Non-profit Civil Association; we will try to comply with the maximum rigor of article 22.2 of Law 34/2002 of Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce regarding cookies, however, taking into account the way in which the Internet and websites work, it is not always It is possible to have updated information on the cookies that third parties may use through this website. This applies especially to cases where this web page contains embedded elements: that is, texts, documents, images or short movies that are stored elsewhere, but displayed on our website.

Therefore, should you find these types of cookies on this website and they are not listed in the following list, we ask you to inform us. You can also contact the third party directly to request information about the cookies it places, the purpose and duration of the cookie, and how it guarantees your privacy.


A cookie is a harmless text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. The usefulness of the cookie is that the web is able to remember your visit when you return to browse that page. Although many people do not know it, cookies have been used for 20 years, when the first browsers for the World Wide Web appeared.


It is not a virus, not a Trojan, not a worm, not spam, not spyware, nor does it open pop-up windows.


Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, etc. The data they keep is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc.

The web server does not associate you as a person but with your web browser. In fact, if you regularly browse with Internet Explorer and try to browse the same web with Firefox or Chrome, you will see that the web does not realize that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.


On this website of “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS® ( being part and property of “Acupuntores Sin Fronteras Internacionales ASFI AC”, Non-profit Organization, our own cookies and those of third parties to get you to have a better browsing experience, to share content on social networks, to show you ads based on your interests and to obtain user statistics. They are only associated with an anonymous User and his/her computer, they do not provide references that allow deducing the name and surname of the User and they cannot read data from their hard drive or include viruses in their texts. Likewise, “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS® ( being part and property of “Acupuntores Sin Fronteras Internationales ASFI AC”, Non-profit Organization, cannot read the Cookies implanted on the User’s hard drive from other servers.

The user can freely decide about the implantation or not in his hard disk of the cookies used in each one of the webs of “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS® ( being part and property of “Acupuntores Sin Fronteras Internationales ASFI AC” In this sense, the user can configure his browser to accept or reject all cookies by default or to receive a notice on the screen of the receipt of each cookie and decide at that time whether or not to implement it. on your hard drive, for this I suggest you consult the help section of your browser to find out how to change the settings you currently use.

Even when the User configures his browser to reject all cookies or expressly rejects the cookies of “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS® ( being part and property of “Acupuntores Sin Fronteras Internacionales ASFI AC”, you can browse the website, with the only drawback of not being able to enjoy its functionalities, since they may require the installation of any of them. In any case, the User may delete the cookies implanted on their device at any time. moment, following the procedure established in the help section of your browser and which we will detail later.

As a user, you can reject the processing of data or information by blocking these cookies through the appropriate settings on your browser. However, you should know that many of its functionalities will not work, and this site may not work properly.

According to the terms included in article 22.2 of Law 34/2002 on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce, if you continue browsing, you will be giving your consent to the use of the cookies detailed below.

Cookies on this website help to:
Make this website work properly
Allow you to view videos
Improve site speed/security
That you can share pages with social networks
Continuously improve the website of “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS® owned by ASFI A.C, (
Show you advertisements from our Affiliate Members.

No cookie will be used to:
Collect personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
Collect sensitive information (without your express permission)
Share personal identification data to third parties.

What happens if I disable cookies?

To understand the scope that disabling cookies may have, we show you some examples:

You will not be able to share content from that website on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or any other social network.

The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as is usually the case on most websites.

You will not be able to access the restricted areas for Members of the “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS®, owned by ASFI AC, (, such as: My account, or My profile, or Requests that you make to us internally with your access, which will also be disabled.

Donations: It will be impossible for you to make a donation to help us. Nor do you make any payment for the Certifications and Validations that AWBIS® may offer you.

It will not be possible to customize your geographical preferences such as time zone, currency or language.

The website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and traffic on the web, which will make it difficult for the web to be competitive.

You will not be able to write in the blog (if it is enabled), nor will you be able to upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content. The website “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS® owned by ASFI A.C, (, will not be able to know if you are a human, or an automated application that publishes spam.

All social networks use cookies, if you disable them you will not be able to use any social network.


This website, (, as in most websites, includes functionalities provided by third parties.

New designs or third-party services are also regularly tested for recommendations and reports. This may occasionally modify the cookie settings and that cookies not detailed in this policy appear.

It is important that you know what temporary cookies are that it is not always possible to report and that only have study and assessment purposes. In no case are cookies used that could compromise your privacy.

Among the most stable third-party cookies are:

Those generated by analysis services, specifically, Google Analytics to help the website analyze the use made by Users of the website and improve its usability, site indexing; but in no case are they associated with data that could identify the user. Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., a Delaware company whose main office is at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”). The user can «consult here» the type of cookies used by Google, according to the provisions on their page about what type of cookies they use.

Social network cookies: Social network cookies can be stored in your browser, if you use the button to share content on the page in a social network.
The companies that generate these cookies corresponding to the social networks that this website uses have their own cookie policies:

The privacy implications will depend on each social network and will depend on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks. In no case, neither those responsible for “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS®, owned by ASFI AC, ( nor affiliate advertisements, or other own websites, may not obtain personally identifiable information from these cookies.


Next, and as required by article 22.2 of the LSSI, the cookies that can be installed regularly while browsing this website are detailed:




__ga (Third / Persistent)

2 years, from its configuration

Distinguish users. Cookie belonging to Google Analytics. More Information

__gat (Third / Persistent)

10 minutes

It is used to know the recharge rate. It is a cookie belonging to Google Analytics. More Information

__utma (Third / Persistent)

2 years from each update

This cookie is usually set during the first visit. If the cookie is manually deleted, it will be set again on the next visit with a new ID. In most cases this cookie is used to determine unique visitors to our site and is updated with each page viewed. In addition, this cookie has a unique Google Analytics ID that ensures both its validity and accessibility as an additional security measure. More information

__utmb (Third / Persistent)

2 years from each update

This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session on the site. When a user visits a page on our site, the Google Analytics code tries to update this cookie. If it cannot find the cookie, it will create a new one. Each time the user visits a different page, this cookie is updated to expire after 30 minutes, thus continuing, to create a single session at 30-minute intervals. This cookie expires when a user stops visiting our site for a period of 30 minutes. More information

__utmt (Third / Persistent)


previously, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether a new session should be established for the user. Not used today, but still here to maintain backward compatibility with theurchin.js and ga.js code.  More information

__utmz (Third / Persistent)

6 months on each update

This cookie saves information on references used by the visitor to reach our site, either directly, a referral link, a web search or an advertising campaign or by email. It is used to calculate traffic coming from web search engines, marketing campaigns and browsing our site. This cookie is updated on each page view. Más información


Technical cookies: They are the most basic and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an automated application is browsing, when an anonymous user and a registered user are browsing, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic website.

Analysis cookies: They collect information about the type of navigation you are doing, the sections you use the most, products consulted, time zone of use, language, etc.

Advertising cookies: They show advertising based on your browsing, your country of origin, language, etc. Cookies not used by “The Organization” “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS®, owned by ASFI A.C, (


In the event that you do not want the “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS®, owned by ASFI A.C, (, to install any cookie on your computer, it is possible to adapt your browser so that it notifies you before any cookie is downloaded.

You can modify the browser settings so that it rejects all cookies or only third-party cookies. You can also delete any of the cookies that are already on your computer. Keep in mind that you will have to adapt the configuration of each browser and equipment you use separately.

The websites of “Acupuncturists Without Borders International Society”, AWBIS®, owned by ASFI A.C, (, makes available to users who want to prevent the installation of the aforementioned cookies, links provided for this purpose by browsers whose use are the most widespread: ChromeExplorer/EdgeFirefoxSafari, Opera.


Cookies Policies last updated on 12-30-2019.

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