PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE
WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Please read these Website Terms and Conditions carefully before you start to use our site, as these will apply to your use of our site. We recommend that you print a copy of this for future reference.
By using our site, you confirm that you accept these Website Terms and Conditions and that you agree to comply with them.
If you do not agree to these Website Terms and Conditions, you must not use our site.
OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS
These Website Terms and Conditions refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site:
- Our Acceptable Use Policy http://educationafrica.org/acceptable-use-policy/ which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our site. When using our site, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.
- Our Privacy and Cookies Policy http://educationafrica.org/privacy-policy/ which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data or information we collect from you or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data or information provided by you is accurate.
INFORMATION ABOUT US
www.educationafrica.org is a site operated by Education Africa (“we” or “us”) and hosted by WPEngine Incorporated in the United States of America. We are registered in South Africa, the United Kingdom (England and Wales), Austria and the United States of America. Our various companies’ details are set out on our site and can be accessed here http://educationafrica.org/global-support-structures/
We are regulated by the following Regulators in the various countries where we operate:
- The Information Regulator in South Africa, this Regulator is still to be established in terms of recently promulgated legislation in South Africa.
- The Information Commissioner’s Office in the United Kingdom (see http://ico.org.uk/);
- The Data Protection Authority (Datenschutzbehörde) in Austria (see http://www.dsb.gv.at/); and
- The Federal Trade Commission in the United States of America (see http://www.ftc.gov/).
CHANGES TO THESE WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
We may revise these Website Terms and Conditions at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.
CHANGES TO OUR SITE
We may update our site from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
ACCESSING OUR SITE
Our site is made available free of charge.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site or any part of it is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.
You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your Internet connection are aware of these Website Terms and Conditions and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
YOUR DONOR IDENTIFICATION CODE AND PASSWORD
If you choose, or you are provided with, a donor identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
We have the right to disable any donor identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Website Terms and Conditions.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your donor identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
USE OF DONATIONS
We have the right to use any and all donations in any manner we see fit in the normal conduct of our operations (which includes the right to use such donations in support of our administrative and management processes) and in our sole discretion and determination to achieve our objectives.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others to content posted on our site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site, must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these Website Terms and Conditions, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
NO RELIANCE ON INFORMATION
The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
LIMITATION OF OUR LIABILITY
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort or delict (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
- use of, or inability to use, our site;
- use of, or inability to use, links to other sites; or
- use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programs and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision, you may commit an offence under relevant laws. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
LINKING TO OUR SITE
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.
Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy http://educationafrica.org/acceptable-use-policy/
If you wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact email@example.com.
THIRD PARTY LINKS AND RESOURCES IN OUR SITE
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only, unless the link is required to process donations made through the donor portal.
We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
These Website Terms and Conditions and the laws of the United Kingdom will govern any dispute or claim arising out of or relating to your use of our site.
To contact us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for visiting our site.