The WoX network is dedicated to increasing diversity in the field of security and foreign policy. Our aim is to connect woman experts and policy makers in this field. The WoX network is brought to you by the Centre for Feminist Foreign Policy. The use of this website is free of charge. You as a user are invited to register as an expert by creating a profile if you have a noticeable expertise in security or foreign policy, or to contact experts through our website if you are in need of an expert in the field of security and foreign policy for e.g. a conference, a delegation or a similar reason. The profile that is created by you and the messages that are sent by you through our website are referred to as user content in the following.
These terms and conditions inform you about how our service can be used and are governed by the laws of Germany.
Please be aware that you are legally responsible for the user content you create (such as the content of your expert profile and of the messages you send to other experts through our website) under German laws and other applicable laws. These other applicable laws may include the laws from your country or the country from which you use this website. Therefore, you should avoid creating any content that may result in criminal or civil liability under any applicable laws.
We do not take any responsibility for any content that is created by the users of this website.
The content you create on our website, your user content, is owned by you. This includes the texts, information and pictures that you post on your profile and the message texts that you send to other users through our website.
Any other content of this website (such as texts, logos, designs, etc.) that is not user content is owned by us and protected by international copyright laws.
We are delighted that you want to make use of the WoX network. We encourage you to be polite in your interactions with other users of the WoX network and to act in the spirit of increasing diversity.
To protect yourself, other users and us you may not engage in one of the following activities, whether these activities are legal or illegal:
In the unlikely case that you should engage in one of the forbidden user activities mentioned above or other activities that go, in our opinion, against the spirit of the WoX network or if we believe that you have not complied with these terms and conditions, we may ban you from this website, delete your user profile and your data and stop providing any service to you, including forwarding your messages to other users through our website without prior notice.
If you no longer wish to have a registered account or if you no longer accept these terms and conditions you may delete your account by using the 'delete your profile' option that you see after signing in on your profile page or you may inform us and we will delete your account for you. Then you must cease using this website.
You are using our services at your sole risk. We provide all our services on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis. We disclaim all warranties of all kinds. This includes (among other things) that we make no warranty that our services meet your requirements, are safe, accurate or flaweless.
In addition, we are not responsible or liable for the content or actions of third parties. This includes in particular the links to other websites that you can find on the profiles of our users. You activate these links and visit the websites that you are being directed to at your own risk. We do not have any obligation to monitor these websites or their content and we have no responsibility or liability for any possible damages that are inflicted on you or your computer system by activating these links and visiting these third party’s websites.
We might update these terms and conditions in future and will place any updates on this webpage. These terms and conditions were last updated in October, 2019.