Your use of this web site requires your acceptance of the terms and conditions below, as well as any amendments or additional terms, policies or procedures published on this website from time to time by Developing World Connections. You should check these terms and conditions from time to time to keep informed of any such amendments or additions. By accessing and using this website, you are deemed to have agreed to these terms and conditions. Developing World Connections has the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of this website, including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use.
1. This web site and its content is copyright © 2007-2008 Developing World Connections, all rights reserved. Developing World Connections either owns the intellectual property rights in the underlying HTML, text, audio clips, video clips and other content on our website (including the organization and layout of this site). No reproduction, distribution, or transmission of the copyrighted materials at this site is permitted without the prior written permission of Developing World Connections.
2. Developing World Connections grants to you a strictly limited license to display on your computer, print, download and use a single copy of the underlying HTML, text, audio clips, video clips and other content on our website, for non-commercial (personal or educational) purposes only, provided that (a) you do not modify any such content; and (b) you include with and display on each copy of such content the associated copyright notice and this limited license.
3. You cannot make any other use of this content including, but not limited to: any commercial use of such content; including such content in or with any product that you create or distribute;copying content onto your or any other person's website; or distributing it to anyone whatsoever. Notwithstanding the above, nothing contained in this license shall be construed as conferring any right under any copyright of Developing World Connections or any other person who owns the copyright in content provided on our website.
4. This website contains various trade-marks of Developing World Connections. The names of all products and services mentioned on our website are the trade-marks of their respective owners. The display of trade-marks or trade-names on this website does not convey or create any license or other rights in these marks or names. Any unauthorized use of them is strictly prohibited.
5. The information posted by Developing World Connections on this site is believed to be accurate when posted, but is not warranted or represented in any way to be so. Any use or reliance on such information is at your own risk. Your access and/or use of this site is strictly on an "as is" basis, and you must not assume that this site will be error free or that it will operate without interruption or as intended.
7. If you send us creative materials or other information, you agree not to assert any ownership right or legal right to or control over your submission (including, but not limited to, copyright, trade mark, moral rights, or implied contract) and you waive the right to receive any financial or other consideration in connection with such unsolicited submission including, but not limited to, an acknowledgment or credit.
8. You agree to use any bulletin board, uploading feature, e-mail or other forum for communication only to send and receive messages and material that are related to the web site or particular forum. You acknowledge that chats, postings, conferences, and other communications by you or any other person are not endorsed by Developing World Connections, and such communications should not be considered to have been reviewed, screened, or approved by Developing World Connections. If you rely on information posted by other users, you do so solely at your own risk. You agree that upon posting material on the Developing World Connections website, you grant Developing World Connections and its successors and assigns a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual right and license under your copyright to use, adapt, publish, distribute, translate, reproduce and create works derived from or based upon such material in any and all media, without any duty to account to you. In addition, you irrevocably waive all of your moral rights as author in respect of such information, however arising. You shall use this website for lawful purposes only. You shall not use this website to do any of the following: post, store, transmit, download or distribute any threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, or legally objectionable materials of any kind, including anything constituting or encouraging a criminal offense, giving rise to civil liability, or otherwise violating any laws; post any non-public information about companies without the proper authorization to do so; provide false information on your registration, or impersonate someone else;post, transmit or otherwise distribute any materials that contain a virus, trojan horse, worm, or other harmful or disruptive component; or upload, post, transmit or otherwise distribute or reproduce any information, software or other material protected by copyright, or other intellectual property right, without the permission of the copyright owner or the holder of the right.
9. Developing World Connections reserves the right for any reason to remove without notice any content of this website received from you, including without limitation bulletin board postings. Developing World Connections reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to deny any person access to this website or any portion thereof without notice. Developing World Connections reserves the right to edit any notices of postings for clarity and length.
10. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Developing World Connections, its affiliates and partners, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including lawyers' fees, arising out of your use of this website.
13. This site is created and controlled by Developing World Connections in the Province of British Columbia, Canada. As such, the laws of the Province of British Columbia, and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, shall govern these disclaimers, terms and conditions, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. Developing World Connections reserves the right to make changes to its site and these disclaimers, terms and conditions at any time.
14. The parties have required that this agreement and all documents related hereto be prepared in English.