Disclaimer and Copyright

On this page:

  • Disclaimer of liability
  • Copyright rules
  • What contributors are agreeing to

Disclaimer for all content on this website

The information and advice on this website are offered in good faith, free of charge, but their accuracy and suitability are not guaranteed. Advice obtained through this website may be inappropriate in some circumstances, and in some cases could even place people at risk of death or injury. Seek advice from qualified and experienced practitioners before starting work. Aid Workers Network Limited, the editors and authors accept no liability whatsoever arising from the use of this website.

Aid Workers Network Limited endeavours to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information contained on its website, but this information should not be regarded as formal advice.

The materials contained on this website are provided for information only, are general in nature and do not constitute any form of advice for a particular organisation, individual or situation.  Content on this website is not appropriate for the purposes of making a decision to undertake a specific project or action.

Neither Aid Workers Network Limited, nor its employees, agents or third party content providers will be responsible for any loss, however arising, from the use of or reliance on this information.  Aid Workers Network Limited will not be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential loss of any kind.  Aid Workers Network Limited expressly disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy of any content provided, or as to the fitness of the information for any purpose.

By providing links to other sites, Aid Workers Network Limited does not guarantee, approve or endorse the information or advice available at those sites, nor does a link necessarily indicate any association with or endorsement of that site by Aid Workers Network Limited.

Copyright Rules

Can I reproduce pages from the Aid Workers Network webpage?

© Copyright for all material on www.aidworkers.net is held by Aid Workers Network Limited (AWN) except where otherwise stated. For material on which AWN holds the copyright, copying or distributing of all or part of it is permitted, for non-commercial use only, subject to the AWN disclaimer above, provided that the source is acknowledged. Commercial use of such material is prohibited without the prior written permission of AWN.

What contributors are agreeing to

You assign the copyright for your contributions to Aid Workers Network, unless the material has previously been published and is already subject to copyright. In this case you should credit the material with the appropriate copyright statement, and by submitting it you warrant that any copyright restrictions on the material allow the material to be reproduced on www.aidworkers.net.

You also agree to grant Aid Workers Network a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sublicenseable right and licence to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to any such work worldwide.

By submitting a contribution to Aid Workers Network, you warrant (unless you clearly state otherwise) that your contribution is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to Aid Workers Network; that it is not defamatory; and that it does not infringe any law. You also agree that, while Aid Workers Network will try to identify all authors, it cannot guarantee to identify all contributing authors clearly. This is because contributions on the same topic may come from several authors and may be edited into the same page.