PLEASE READ AND REVIEW THIS AGREEMENT BEFORE USING THE WEBSITE. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THE AGREEMENT, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE WEBSITE.
The terms of this Agreement apply to the web site of What Water, association sans but lucrative (non-profit organization) (hereinafter “What Water”).
Postal address: 21 rue Aldringen, L-1118 Luxembourg (Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg)
What Water reserves itself the right to change the Agreement anytime and the use of the Website will be submitted to the most recent Agreement, available on the Website at the moment of the use.
Agreement is the present AGREEMENT ON THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE.
1. Information provided
The information available at this Website was prepared on the basis of publicly available information, internally developed data and other sources believed to be reliable. This information is subject to change without notice. Reasonable care has been taken to ensure that the materials are accurate and that the opinions stated are fair and reasonable.
Given the changing nature of laws, rules and regulations, and the inherent hazards of electronic communication, What Water does not guarantee or warrant this Website will be uninterrupted, without delay, error-free, omission-free, or free of viruses.
2. Limitation of liability
The present limitation of liability is made for the benefit of What Water and What Water’s related partnerships or corporations, or the partners, artistes or volunteer thereof.
The visitors access the Website through the communication network of Internet. They declare to be aware of the risks and to accept them. What Water cannot be held liable for any damages incurred by the visitor during or after browsing the Website.
All internet users are reminded that they must take appropriate steps to protect data and/or software from virus attacks.
What Water reserves itself the right to stop at any time all or partial supply of information.
Although it is intended that this Website should provide accurate and timely information which has been obtained from sources that are considered reliable, its content may not be accurate, complete or current and might contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. What Water strives to limit to the most extent possible any inconveniences caused by errors. What Water declines any responsibility about problems which may arise from the use of the Website.
Before undertaking any action or refraining from acting based on any information contained in this Website, it is strongly recommended to seek professional advice.
What Water, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law and/or regulation, shall not be liable under any circumstances for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, punitive or exemplary damages, claims or demands, even if What Water is advised of the possibility thereof or had reason to know of the possibility of such damages, claim or demand, arising in any way from, including but not limited to:
• Any defects, viruses and any other malfunctions caused to any equipment and other software in connection with access or use of this Website,
• The information provided on or via this Website,
• The interception modification or misuse of information transmitted to What Water or transmitted to you,
• The misuse of this Website,
• The functioning or non-availability of this Website,
• The loss of data,
• Downloading or use of any software made available by this Website, or
• Claims of third parties in connection with the use of this Website.
What Water also hereby expressly disclaims all warranties, express, statutory or implied, regarding this Website and its contents, including but not limited to all warranties of merchantability, non-infringement, fitness for a particular purpose or use and all warranties arising from course of performance, course of dealing and/or usage of trade or their equivalents under the applicable laws and/regulations of any jurisdiction.
3. Copyright and reproduction notice
The Website, jointly with all its contents, including its layout, is governed by the intellectual property law, particularly the law on copyrights and trademarks. Any program, publication, design, picture, video, product, process, software, technology, information, know-how, or idea described in this Website may be the subject of other rights, including other intellectual property rights, which are owned by What Water, its related partnerships, artistes or corporations or other interested parties and are not licensed to you hereunder.
What Water, or the relevant owner, does not provide any license, authorization, user right, acceptance or any other right or title linked to the intellectual property it owns in the Website or its contents. Any reproduction or representation, in whole or in part, of these pages, pictures, videos, data and any other element which is part of the Website, by whatever process or tool, any transmission (by electronic means or otherwise), any modification, any use or creation of a link to the whole or part of the Website for public or commercial purposes are accordingly forbidden without the prior written consent of What Water.
Except stated to the contrary, the visitor is allowed to read, download and print documents and information under the following conditions:
• The documents and information cannot be changed in whatever way, and
• The documents cannot be reproduced apart from the Website.
The rights implicitly or explicitly granted to the visitor are an authorization of use and, in no case, shall constitute a transfer of rights, property or another transfer or creation of rights, titles or tolerances, in relation to the Website.
In the event of any conflict between the terms and conditions of specific products and services and this Agreement, the conditions specific to such products and services shall prevail.
4. Linked sites
What Water does not systematically review the content of its linked sites and has not verified the truth, accuracy, reasonability, reliability or availability of these sites. What Water is not responsible for the content presented on other Internet sites, neither for their lawfulness nor for the accuracy of the information contained therein. It is your responsibility to ensure that you meet the criteria required to access such sites.
5. Privacy Statement
Users of the current Website are informed that their personal data may be used by What Water, its related partnerships or corporations or other interested parties and automatically processed. The identifying data that you may submit to the Website (The Data) will be treated in accordance with the Luxembourg law of August 1st, 2018 on private data protection and regulating the use of personal data in computer programs.
Your IP address may be automatically registered with the system, for functional reasons. This does not identify you personally and you remain anonymous unless you have voluntarily provided identifying data.
It may occur that you are requested to provide certain Data such as your name, your mailing address, your e-mail address, and other data such as your country, area as well as any other information requested via a specific form.
Personal data may be temporarily stored in the memory or registered on your own computer equipment for purposes of facilitating navigation on the Website (cookies). You authorize What Water or its related partnerships or corporations to act accordingly.
The Data will not be communicated to non-authorized third parties and will only be collected to allow you the use of various tools with informative purpose and for the establishment of statistics or trends. The Data will not be used for any other purposes than the indicated and will not be kept within our systems beyond the necessary timeframe to achieve this goal, i.e.: 6 years. Submitting Data is optional but some tools of the Website can only work if the Data is provided.
What Water will take all possible measures in order to secure the Data. However, it cannot eliminate all the risks related to the use of the Internet. Thus, at the time of submitting the Data, you must be aware that other users of the Internet can possibly manage to visualize the Data.
In accordance with the Data Protection Act and European regulations, you may object to their use and file a complaint with the CNIL.
Further to the law on private data protection, you are allowed to access, modify or to oppose yourself to any processing or your Data. To use that right, you may contact What Water per mail at the following address:
21 rue Aldringen, L-1118 Luxembourg (Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg)
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Your contact details may be communicated to other organizations or associations appealing to the generosity of the public, unless you inform What Water by letter upon request.
6. Online Communication
Messages that you send to What Water or its related partnerships or corporations by email may not be secure. What Water recommends that you do not send any confidential information to What Water by email. If you choose to send any messages to What Water or its related partnerships or corporations via email, you accept the risk that they may be intercepted, misused or modified by a third party. Furthermore, and if such even occurs, you agree to release What Water or its related partnerships or corporations from its secrecy obligations.
7. Fees and Donations
Access to the Website is free, and excludes the costs of Internet access by Internet providers and telephone communication, which is billed directly to the client by the operator.
What Water will not return the donations paid for errors or omissions made by you including, but not limited to, a breach in the terms of this Agreement and the delivery of incorrect information, or the incorrect modification of necessary information for the processing thereof.
8. General dispositions
All communications between the parties will be via e-mail or fax and to the addresses of the contracting parties, unless otherwise required by legal or practical requirements and previously agreed between the Contracting Parties.
Waiver of a breach of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of any other breach. All remedies under this Agreement are in addition to equitable remedies and remedies provided by law and are cumulative. Failure to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver or create an estoppel from enforcing such provision. Any waiver of a provision of this Agreement shall not be binding unless such waiver is in writing and signed by the waiving party.
In the event that any of the provisions of this Agreement are held to be unenforceable, such provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement shall otherwise remain in full force and effect.
You agree that this Agreement amounts to the complete and exclusive agreement between you and What Water. This Agreement supersedes any prior agreements and understandings, whether oral or written and whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent.
9. Applicable law
Any dispute in connection with the use of the Website is governed by the laws of Luxembourg.
What Water and its related partnerships or corporations undertake to respect all Luxembourg laws and regulations applicable to the use of an Internet site. All litigation with respect to the current Website shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the district court in and of Luxembourg. Any access to this Website shall be considered to have taken place at the operating office of What Water at the date and time shown on the What Water server.
In the event of a discrepancy or difference in interpretation between various language versions of this Agreement, the English language version shall prevail.
Each party shall pay its own costs and expenses of litigation.