Terms and Conditions

SDG GATEWAY TERMS AND CONDITIONS 

 

These terms and conditions (together with the documents referred to therein) set out the terms of use on which you may make use of our website https://gateway.sdgcharter.nl (the “SDG Gateway). For the avoidance of doubt, “use” of the SDG Gateway includes accessing, browsing or registering to use our SDG Gateway. The SDG Gateway is operated by C-Change B.V. (“C-Change”).

 

Use of this SDG Gateway is offered to you on condition of your acceptance, without modification, of the terms and conditions. By using the SDG Gateway, you confirm that you agree to be bound by these terms and any additional terms which are set out on the SDG Gateway, including the privacy policy and cookies policy (collectively, the “Terms and Conditions”). If you accept or agree to these terms and conditions on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind that company or other legal entity to these terms and conditions and, in such event, “you” and “your” will refer to and apply to that company or other legal entity.

 

If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions, then please discontinue the use of the SDG Gateway immediately.

We may amend the Terms and Conditions, without notice, at any time. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes, as any use of the SDG Gateway after such amendments have been made shall be treated as signifying your acceptance of the applicable Terms and Conditions at the time you access SDG Gateway.

 

Your conduct

While using the SDG Gateway, you warrant that you will adhere to the following rules:

(i)             The username and password provided to you to access your personal account on SDG Gateway are strictly personal and may not be shared with others, unless the account is an official organization account;

(ii)           You must comply with all applicable laws and regulations regarding to online conduct and data protection;

(iii)          You may not impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

(iv)          You may not conduct or promote any illegal activities, including, but not limited to, intellectual property infringement or engage in conduct which we, in our sole discretion, find abusive or objectionable while using the SDG Gateway;

(v)           You may not transmit any information that we believe to be, in our sole discretion, abusive, excessively violent, harmful to minors, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, lewd, lascivious, or otherwise objectionable;

(vi)          You may not attempt to reverse engineer or jeopardize the correct functioning of the SDG Gateway, or otherwise attempt to derive the source code of the software (including the tools, methods, processes, and infrastructure) that enables or underlies the SDG Gateway;

(vii)        You may not attempt to gain access to secured portions of the SDG Gateway to which you do not possess access rights or obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, content, or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the SDG Gateway;

(viii)       You may not upload or transmit any form of virus, worm, Trojan horse, or other malicious code;

(ix)          You may not use the SDG Gateway to generate unsolicited email advertisements or spam;

(x)           You may not use any automatic or manual process to search or harvest information from the SDG Gateway, unless permitted or available as a function provided on the SDG Gateway, or to interfere in any way with the proper functioning of the SDG Gateway;

(xi)          You may not use the SDG Gateway in any manner which could disable, overburden, damage, or impair the SDG Gateway or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the SDG Gateway.

 

Limitation of liability

SDG Gateway enables conduit of information, texts, data, messages, photographs, graphics, video and other materials (“Content”). This SDG Gateway is provided on an “as is, as available” basis and no representations or warranties are given with respect to this SDG Gateway or its Contents. C-Change does not guarantee that (i) SDG Gateway will meet your requirements, (ii) SDG Gateway will always be available, uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free (and you accept that access to SDG Gateway may be suspended, interrupted, restricted or terminated at any time), and (iii) the Content accessible from or via the SDG Gateway is accurate, complete, current or reliable.

You are solely liable for any damages arising out or related to your use of SDG Gateway. C-Change is not liable for damages of any kind, whether direct or indirect, arising out or related to this agreement or your use of SDG Gateway, or any information provided by C-Change, except to the extent the liability arises solely from C-Change’s gross negligence or wilful misconduct or limitation is otherwise precluded by applicable law.

Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of SDG Gateway is done at your own discretion and risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage or losses arising out of access to or use of any Content. All damages to your computer system or any other equipment or loss or corruption of data that results from the use or download of any such material is at your own risk.

Indemnification

You hereby agree to indemnify C-Change against any claims, costs, expenses (including legal expenses), legal proceedings and other liabilities arising out or related to your use of SDG Gateway and (your use of) the Content you upload, post or otherwise transmit on or through SDG Gateway which are brought or threatened against C-Change by third parties in connection with your use of SDG Gateway and of Content. This indemnification includes, but is not limited to claims in respect of data protection, defamation, breach of copyright or other intellectual property infringement claims.

 

Changes of SDG Gateway and the Content

C-Change may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our SDG Gateway without notice. C-Change reserves the right in its absolute discretion at any time and without notice to update, remove, amend or vary any of the Content which appears on any page of this SDG Gateway. C-Change is at no obligation to remove, but may remove Content that is available on SDG Gateway. C-Change is at no obligation to monitor any Content or use of SDG Gateway.

 

Intellectual Property

C-Change does not claim ownership of Content or contributions you submit to the SDG Gateway. However, with respect to Content or other contributions you submit, by posting or uploading, or make available for inclusion on the SDG Gateway, you automatically and irrevocably: (a) grant C-Change and its sub-licensees a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, unrestricted, fully sub-licensable, worldwide licence to any and all rights in the Content including without limitation all copyright, together with all consents (if any) necessary to enable its reproduction, distribution, modification, publishing and/or other exploitation by C-Change, by any means and in all media now known or hereafter devised without payment or other reference to you or any other person, and to advertise and promote such exploitation, for the full period of all such rights (together with any extensions and renewals) and insofar as possible in perpetuity; (b) waive all moral rights in the Content which may be available to you and confirm that no such rights have been asserted; (c) warrant that you are the owner of the Content and entitled to enter into these Terms and Conditions; (d) confirm that no such Content will be subject to any obligation, of confidence or otherwise, to you or any other person and that the C-Change shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of such Content; (d) warrant that you have all rights and obtained all necessary consents and permissions to upload the Content and grant the above assignments. In accordance with our privacy policy, we may collect information from you when you use the SDG Gateway of any of our services, please see our privacy policy located at https://gateway.sdgcharter.nl/privacypolicy

You expressly agree that we may remove, disable, or restrict access to or the availability of any Content from the SDG Gateway (including, but not limited to, Content that you have posted or stored) that we believe, in good faith and in our sole discretion, to violate the Terms and Conditions (whether or not we are actually correct in our assessment) or that may be in breach of any applicable law. Under no circumstances may we be held liable for removing, disabling, or restricting access to or the availability of Content.

 

Personal information

C-Change is committed to protecting your privacy and keeping your personal information secure. You agree that all information you provide to register on or make use of the SDG Gateway, is governed by our privacy policy, located at https://gateway.sdgcharter.nl/privacypolicy and hereby incorporated by reference and you consent to all actions we take with respect to your information consistent with our privacy policy.

 

Cancellation

You can delete your personal or official organization account on SDG Gateway at any time by accessing your account page on the SDG Gateway. Once deleted, your account is gone and can not be restored.

 

Miscellaneous

This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and C-Change and supersedes any prior oral agreement between you and C-Change. In the event that any provision of this agreement shall be unenforceable or invalid under any applicable law or deemed so by the applicable court, such provision will be changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the objectives of the provision in question to the fullest extent permitted by law or court decision and the other provisions of the agreement will remain in force and in full effect. This agreement is construed and governed by the laws of the Netherlands. Any disputes arising out or related to this agreement will be settled before the competent court in the Netherlands.

 

The Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy constitute the sole and entire agreement between you and C-Change with respect to the SDG Gateway and supersede all prior and contemporaneous understandings, agreements, representations and warranties, both written and oral, with respect to the SDG Gateway. 

 

Questions comments and requests are welcomed and should be sent to hello@sdggateway.nl.