FOR THE GOOD OF THE WORLD

World Citizen™Pty Ltd(World Citizen)Terms of Use.

To be read in conjunction with the
World Citizen™Pty Ltd(World Citizen)Statement of Rights and Responsibilities
and the World Citizen™Pty Ltd (World Citizen) Privacy Policy.

  1. Terms of Use
    1. Your use of this website (World Citizenwebsite) shall be subject to these terms of use.
    2. Please read these terms of use carefully as they apply to your use of World Citizenwebsite. By accessing or using (using) World Citizenwebsite you (or user) agree to be bound by these terms of use.
    3. World Citizen may revise these terms of use from time to time. The revised terms of use will take effect when they are Posted on the World Citizenwebsite updates page.
  2. Collection and Use of Information
    1. Information we collect about you
      World Citizen collects the following information about you:
      1. Your name
      2. Your email address
      3. Your IP Address
      4. Pages that you visit on World Citizen website
      5. Your browsing behaviour while visiting World Citizen website
      6. Any preferences you advise World Citizen of
    2. How World Citizen collects your information
      1. Your name, email address, and your preferences are collected by voluntary supply of information from you when you complete World Citizen website form(s). Your IP Address and the pages you visit on the World Citizen website are collected using Web Statistics and Analytics software. Together, your IP Address and the pages you visit on the World Citizen website, identify your browsing behaviour while visiting World Citizen website.
    3. What World Citizen use your information for
      1. World Citizen may use the information relating to the browsing behaviour of you and other visitors to its World Citizen website, to determine if website redesigns become necessary, or to update the World Citizen website. World Citizen will never provide your personal details, such as your name or email address, to any third parties.
      2. World Citizen may use your impersonal data, such as your browsing behaviour while visiting World Citizen website and any preferences you advise World Citizen of to analyse the general usage of World Citizen website. This impersonal data may be provided to third parties however  it will never include your personal data and as such it cannot be used to identify you.
    4. How World Citizen store your information
      1. The information collected is stored in a secure database with permission based access. World Citizen keeps your information private and secure to the best of its’ ability.
    5. How you can access the information World Citizen holds about you
      1. You can access the information World Citizen holds about you by contacting the World Citizen Website administrator  by emailing support@world-citizen.com.
  3. Operation of Site
    1. World Citizen enables users to access projects. These projects will be Posted electronically on World Citizen website by organisations and individuals. World Citizen may also include other information of a general nature, links to other websites and information that may be helpful for future projects.
    2. While World Citizen technically operate the World Citizen website, it exercises no editorial control over much of the content on the World Citizen website, and in most cases the Content on the World Citizensite is provided by other persons, such as organisations and other third parties (Third Party Content).
    3. World Citizen provides information to participate in volunteering activities and community service initiatives offered by organisations and individuals. It is the responsibility of users to facilitate their involvement in Posted projects on the World Citizen website.
    4. You shall be solely responsible and liable for your participation in a volunteer project. Your correspondence and/or dealings with any organisation, individual or other third parties are privy between you and those parties. World Citizen makes no recommendation in relation to the appropriateness of any project. This must be researched by users before committing to projects. You agree that World Citizen  shallnot to be held responsible or liable by you for any loss or damagehow so ever arising under any legal theory including but not limited to breach of these terms of use, in tort (including negligence), in statute, in equity or otherwiseat lawarsing out of or in connection with any projectPosted on the World Citizen website including your dealing with third parties.
    5. World Citizen accept no responsibility for your project or the projects coordinators/founder, accommodation, travel insurance, food, expenses, airport pick-up, visas, vaccinations’, health and medical advice, travel documents and any other circumstances that may arise.
    6. World Citizen does not monitor or exercise editorial control over Third Party Content, however World Citizen reserve the right at it soles discretion to:
      1. access or examine any Third Party Content;
      2. refuse to provide any Content provided by you to organisations (regardless of whether you were responding to a particular volunteer opportunity); and
      3. move, remove or disable access to Third Party Content which World Citizen considers, in itssole opinion, to breach any Applicable Law or to be otherwise unacceptable.
    7. Listed volunteer organisations are independent organisations responsible for their own actions and not agents of ‘Humanitarian Projects’. World Citizen is not responsible for the operations or conduct of listed organisations.
  4. Your Use of the Site
    1. You must not post any content that:
      1. you do not have the right to post;
      2. is defamatory or in contempt of any legal or other proceedings;
      3. is misleading or deceptive;
      4. incites hatred or discrimination against any group of persons being a group defined by reference to colour, race, sex, origin, nationality or ethnic or national origins;
      5. denounces religious or political beliefs;
      6. includes religious or political material which is or is likely to cause disharmony or to be offensive;
      7. enters into any political or religious discussion with others on World Citizen website
      8. attempts to recruit others to join any political or religious organisation through World Citizenwebsite
      9. is indecent, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, offensive or of doubtful propriety or of a menacing character or is likely to annoy or concern;
      10. infringes any copyright, trade mark, patent or other intellectual property right of another person;
      11. contains any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material;
      12. contains viruses or similar software or data which is designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware; or
      13. impersonates any person or misrepresents your relationship with any person.
    1. You must not:
      1. disrupt or interfere with the Site or servers or other software, hardware or equipment connected to or via the Site;
      2. violate any Applicable Law relating to your use of the Site; or
      3. collect or store personal data about other users of the Site.
      4. Intellectual Property Rights
  5. Intellectual Property Rights
    1. You acknowledge that the content on the World Citizen website (Content) is subject to copyright andpossibly other intellectual property rights (Intellectual Property Rights).
    2. Unless you are expressly authorised by law you must not yourself, or participate in or permit any other person, to:
      1. sell, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, publicly perform, prepare derivative works based on, repost or otherwise use any of the Content in any way for any public or commercial purpose without World Citizen’s prior written consent;
      2. use any Content on any other web site or in a networked computer environment for any purpose; or
      3. otherwise infringe the Intellectual Property Rights of any person in using the World Citizen website or any Content.
      4. Nothing you do on or in relation to the World Citizen website will transfer any Intellectual Property Rights to you or licence you to exercise any Intellectual Property Rights unless this is expressly stated.
      5. In relation to any Content Posted by you, but subject to our privacy policy discussed below, you grant us a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free licence to use, make copy, modify (including editing or removing) or adopt that content for the World Citizen purposes or purposes for which the World Citizen website exists orconnected to such purposes.
  6. Links
    1. World Citizen has not reviewed all of the sites linked to the World Citizenwebsite and are not responsible for the Content or accuracy of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to the World Citizenwebsite (including without limitation sites linked through advertisements). The inclusion of any link on the World Citizen website does not imply that World Citizen endorses the linked site or its content, and you use the links at your own risk.
  7. Use of the Site is at Your own Risk
    1. You use the World Citizen website at your own risk. You must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including reliance on the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any Content. You should seek your own independent professional advice with respect to the use of any Content.
    2. World Citizen will endeavour to provide a convenient and functional website, but World Citizen does not guarantee that the Content will be error free or that the website or the server that operates it are free of viruses or other harmful codes, viruses or components.
    3. If your use of the World Citizen website results in the need for servicing or replacing property, material, equipment or data, World Citizen shall not be responsible or liable for such costs.
    4. Without limiting the above provisions, you use the World Citizen website at your own risk and everything on the World Citizen website is provided to you "as is" and "as available" without warranty or condition of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. To the extent permitted by law, World Citizen expressly disclaims and excludes any representation or warranty whether express or implied under or in relation to your use of the World Citizen website. Where such a condition cannot be excluded then, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the liability of World Citizen is limited, at its option, to re-supply of the good or service to which the condition relates or the payment of the cost of such a re-supply.
  8. Limitationand Exclusion of Liability
    1. To the maximum extent permitted by law World Citizen have no liability to you, whether for breach of these terms of use or in tort (including negligence) or in equity or for any other common law or statutory cause of action arising out of or  inconnection to these terms of use, the website or the Content.
    2. To the maximum extent permitted by law no party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the World Citizen website or any Content will be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential or indirect damages, loss or corruption of data or database, loss of profits, goodwill, bargain or opportunity or loss of anticipated savings or loss of use resulting from your access to, or use of, or inability to use the World Citizen website and the Content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), equity, statute or any other cause of action, and whether or not World Citizen know or knew of the possibility of such damage.
  9. General Provisions
    1. You acknowledge that World Citizen may, in its sole discretion and with or without notice,
      1. vary the World Citizen website or any part of the World Citizen website; and
      2. modify or discontinue the World Citizen website, any part of the World Citizen website and the services available on it without notice.
    2. The provisions of these terms of use entitled “Intellectual Property Rights”, "Use of the website is at Your own Risk", "Limitation of Liability," and "General Provisions" will survive cancellation of your registration or termination of your use of the World Citizen website.
    3. If any part of these terms of use is held to be unenforceable, the unenforceable part shall be given effect to the greatest extent possible and the remainder will remain in full force and effect.
    4. These terms of use will be governed by the laws of the State of New South Wales, Australia. You irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of New South Wales, Australia.
    5. You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless World Citizen, its officers, directors, employees, contractors and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from your use of the World Citizen website or the Content or your breach of these terms of use.
  10. Definitions
    1. Applicable Law in relation to any person, action or thing means the following in relation to that person, action or thing:
      1. any law, rule or regulation of any country (or political sub-division of a country);
      2. any obligation under any licence in any country (or political sub-division of a country); and
        1. any lawful and binding determination, decision or direction of a regulator in any country (or political sub-division of a country).
        2.  Content includes things that you may see, read, hear, download or access on or via the website (including but not limited to messages, files, data, software, images, photographs, illustrations, text and other materials).
        3. Posted includes uploaded, posted, emailed or otherwise electronically transmitted.