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The use of this web site constitutes agreement with the following terms and conditions: 

(a) The Perception change project (the “PCP”) of the Office of the United Nations at Geneva maintains this web site (the “Site”) and the Service de la Genève Internationale (SGI) of the Republic and State of Geneva hosts it as a courtesy to those who may choose to access the Site (“Users”). The information presented herein is for informative purposes only. The Users are granted permission to visit the Site and to download and copy the information, documents and materials (collectively, “Materials”) from the Site for the User’s personal, non-commercial use, without any right to resell them, subject to the terms and conditions outlined below, and also subject to more specific restrictions that may apply to specific Material within this Site.

(b) The PCP administers the present Site. All Material on the present Site is posted subject to the present Terms and Conditions.

(c) Unless expressly stated otherwise, the findings, descriptions and illustrations that are part of the Materials on the present Site are those of the PCP and contributing entities to the Site which prepared the work and do not necessarily represent the views of the United Nations or its Member States.

Disclaimers

Materials provided on this Site are provided “as is”, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, accuracy of the information, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. The PCP specifically does not make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any such Materials. The authorized editors periodically add, change, improve or update the Materials on this Site without notice.

Under no circumstances shall the PCP or SGI be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of the present Site, including, without limitation, any fault, error, omission, interruption, or delay with respect thereto. The PCP, the SGI, their affiliates, or any of their respective agents, employees, information providers or content providers, shall not be liable to any User or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, alteration of or use of any content herein, or for its timeliness or completeness, or for any failure of performance, computer virus or communication line failure, regardless of cause, or for any damages resulting therefrom. The use of the present Site is at the User’s sole risk. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall the PCP or entities contributing materials to this publication be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages.

This Site contains links and references to third-party web sites. The linked sites are not under the control of the PCP and the PCP is not responsible for nor can, under any circumstances, assume responsibility or liability for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or the activities of the third-party entity. The Site provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link or reference does not imply the endorsement of the linked site by the United Nations or the Republic and State of Geneva.

General

The PCP and SGI reserve their exclusive right, at their sole discretion, to alter, limit or discontinue the Site or any Materials.

Copyright

© Service de la Genève internationale, Republic and State of Geneva 2015

All rights reserved.

Commercial and corporate use or publication: None of the materials provided on this web site may be used, reproduced or transmitted, in whole or in part, in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording or the use of any information storage and retrieval system contrary to the Terms and Conditions of Use, and without PCP’s authorization or permission in writing.

Personal and non-commercial use (e.g. academic, educational): Materials can be used for non-commercial purposes as long as copyright holder is indicated and appropriate credit is given to the sources. Should such use of Materials necessitate modifications, we ask you to request permission from the respective organization’s contact or the PCP. Academic standards regarding citing and referencing sources should be followed.

To request a permission and for any enquiries, please contact: info@gvadata.ch

Privacy Notice

By accessing this site, certain information about the User, such as Internet protocol (IP) addresses, navigation through the Site, the software used and the time spent, along with other similar information, will be stored on the servers of the Republic and State of Geneva. These will not specifically identify the User.

The information will be used internally only for web site traffic analysis. If the User provides unique identifying information, such as name, address and other information on forms stored on this Site, such information will be used only for identification of editors of organisations’ pages and information sheets and will not be published for general access. The SGI or the PCP, however, assume no responsibility for the security of this information.