Terms and Conditions

Scope

These terms and conditions govern the use of the following website:
www.iom-nederland.nl
By using the website, the user agrees to the terms and conditions contained herein.

General

The International Organization for Migration ("IOM") provides all materials (the "materials") published on its website including but not limited to texts, documents, logos, designs, visual materials, photographs and videos for informational purposes only.

IOM reserves the exclusive right, at its sole discretion, to alter, limit or discontinue its website without notice, and shall have no obligation to take the needs of any user into consideration in connection therewith.

IOM reserves the right to deny, at its sole discretion, any user access to its website or any portion thereof without notice.

Intellectual Property

All intellectual property rights relating to the materials shall remain vested in IOM, unless otherwise stated.

IOM reserves the right to assert ownership of information collected on the website.

Media Information

Press Releases and Press Briefing Notes may be reproduced freely without the right to sell or charge for its use, provided IOM is specifically and clearly identified as the source of the materials.

Videos may be shown, reproduced and/or broadcasted freely without the right to sell or charge for its use, unless otherwise stated. For non-IOM copyright video materials in broadcast quality, please refer to shot lists for information on access and restrictions.
IOM should be credited as the source, unless otherwise stated. The user must include the URL of the materials, as well as the following credit line: © International Organization for Migration (IOM).

Mention of IOM as the source of the materials shall not be made in any way that would implicitly or explicitly assert or suggest endorsement, sponsorship or affiliation by IOM.

IOM Publications

To request permission to extract, translate, copy or reproduce any materials contained in an IOM publication for commercial or non-commercial purposes, please contact:

Publications Unit
17 route des Morillons, CH-1211 Geneva, 19 Switzerland
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Fax: +41 22 798 6150

For permission to copy, translate or reproduce an article published in IOM's International Migration Journal, please contact:

Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
9600 Garsington Road, Oxford OX4 2DQ, United Kingdom
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IOM Photographs

To request permission to use a photograph, please contact:

International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Image Library
Manila Administrative Centre, 28th Floor Citibank Tower,
8741 Paseo de Roxas, 1226 Makati City, Philippines
Fax: +63 2 848 1257
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To request permission to use photographs from the IOM Image Library, please use the Library's electronic permission form.

IOM Logo

To request permission to use the IOM logo, please contact:

International Organization for Migration
Publications Unit
17 route des Morillons, CH-1211 Geneva, 19 Switzerland
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Fax: +41 22 798 6150

Other Materials

To request permission to use any other materials, please contact:

International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Online Communications Unit
Manila Administrative Centre, 28th Floor Citibank Tower,
8741 Paseo de Roxas, 1226 Makati City, Philippines
Fax: +63 2 848 1257
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Linking to the IOM Website

Other websites may link to the IOM website without seeking the permission of IOM. However, such links must clearly identify IOM as the source of the information displayed and preserve the integrity of the IOM web pages without alteration.

Boundaries and Geographic Names

The depiction and use of boundaries, geographic names, and related data shown on maps and included in lists, tables, documents, and databases on the website are not warranted to be error free nor do they imply judgment on the legal status of any territory, or any endorsement or acceptance of such boundaries by IOM.

Advice, Opinions, and Statements

The website may contain advice, opinions, and statements of various information and content providers. IOM does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider or content provider, any user of the website or any other person or entity. Reliance upon any such opinion, advice, statement, or other information shall be at a user's own risk.

Other Websites

IOM does not necessarily support policies and beliefs of organizations and individuals listed or referred to in materials held on the website.

IOM does not provide any warranties and specifically disclaims any liability whatsoever in connection with third party websites or links. IOM provides linked sites only as a convenience and the inclusion of a link or reference does not imply the endorsement of the linked site by IOM.

Other Users

A user specifically acknowledges and agrees that IOM is not liable for any conduct of any user.

Bugs, Virus, Malicious Code, etc.

While IOM makes every effort to ensure the materials available on its website are free of any software virus, it cannot guarantee that the materials are free from any or all software viruses. IOM is not responsible for any loss or damage caused by software and related codes, including viruses and worms.

Security Measures

The website implement a series of technologies and security measures, such as encryption and/or authentication tools, in order to safeguard the information maintained on IOM's systems from misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or loss.

Although IOM applies reasonable means to ensure that the information you furnish is not used by third parties for purposes other than that for which it was provided, IOM cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat security measures or use your personal information for improper purposes. You should be aware that no transmission of information via the internet is ever totally secure. Transmission is therefore at your own risk.

Online Service Providers

While IOM has a strong interest in the integrity of its online service providers, particularly with a view towards their reliability and the protection of personal and credit card information, it does not provide any warranties and specifically disclaims any liability whatsoever in connection with services. IOM further disclaims any liability of any nature for any loss or damage howsoever caused in connection with using any of the services.

Electronic Messages
IOM attempts to respond to electronic messages sent to e-mail addresses listed on the website. However, IOM is under no obligation whatsoever to respond to any or all such messages.

Contact
If you have any questions or concerns about these terms and conditions please contact:

Online Communications Unit
International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Manila Administrative Centre, 28th Floor Citibank Tower,
8741 Paseo de Roxas, 1226 Makati City, Philippines
Fax: +63 2 848 1257
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Notification of Changes
IOM reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time, without notice.
IOM will post changes to these terms and conditions at: terms-conditions

Miscellaneous
Nothing in these terms and conditions affects the privileges and immunities enjoyed by IOM as an intergovernmental organization.