Legal Notice and Terms of Use

Legal Notice

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Owner & Editor

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Tel. (+43 1) 50 30 003

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General content and purpose of the website

Information concerning the knowledge management of HORIZONT3000 and its programmatic work.

Programming & Design

Dr. Florian Josef Gruber

Terms of Use for

Using this website and the therein contained information is subject to the following terms:

Copyright, rights of use

All documents and information on KNOW-HOW3000 are protected and can only be used with prior authorization from the respective holder of rights unless otherwise stated below.

Documents and information resulting from the activities of HORIZONT3000 (financed to 100% by HORIZONT3000 and its member organisations) are subject to the “Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International” license and can be used freely within the permitted scope of this license. Whenever such documents and information are used, the following reference to the author must be made: “© HORIZONT3000, Austrian Organisation for Development Co-operation”.

Documents and information resulting from projects co-financed by public and private entities, (ADA, EC, foundations, etc.) must be handled in accordance with the license granted by the respective public donor.

Documents and information of the European Commission can be used freely if the source is indicated.

Documents and information from the World Bank and UN organisations are also subject to a Creative Commons license and can be used in accordance with the stipulations of the respective license.

In general, all other documents and information are strictly protected and their use requires prior written consent from the respective holder of rights.

Disclaimer of liability

HORIZONT3000 is not held liable for contents offered free of charge.

Data protection

In general, it is possible to use Know-how3000 without providing personal data. If personal data is collected on our sites (for example name, address or e-mail addresses), it is, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis. This data is not disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent.

Privacy policy for using Google Analytics

Know-how3000 uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google•). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. n case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of Horizont3000 for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP address communicated by your browser within the context of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google.

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