Roots website Terms of Use

Please read these terms of use carefully before using this website. 

General

This website [www.poweredbyroots.org, whyweorganize.org, whyweorganise.org, rootsorganizing.org and rootsorganising.org, rootsbygreenpeace.org] (‘Website’) is operated by Stichting Greenpeace Council registered with the KvK under number 41200415 (‘Greenpeace International’ or ‘we’ ‘us’). By accessing the website you agree to these terms of use. If you do not wish to agree to these terms of use, please do not continue to visit or use this Website.

Intellectual Property Rights

All intellectual property rights, including copyright and trademark rights, in all texts, images, sounds, software and other materials on this Website, including those relating to our workshops, are owned by Greenpeace International and/or Greenpeace National/Regional Organisations or have been incorporated with the permission of the respective owner.

Our workshops and related materials are provided free of charge and you are free to access them for educational or personal purposes. 

We love it when you link to us and help spread the word about our courses and materials. You don’t need our express permission for this.

If you want to use a portion of our materials in a textbook or you want to reproduce an article in your community newsletter, there’s no need to ask, provided you read and abide by these terms and conditions. In particular, please include a reference note acknowledging us and reproduce any byline or copyright information that appears in the original material. 

 

We expressly forbid the use of any material appearing on this Website, and/or the Greenpeace name and logo for:

  • personal or corporate or commercial gain except by express permission;

  • party political advertising or the suggestion of endorsement by Greenpeace of any candidate for public office;

  • any suggestion of Greenpeace endorsement of a product or policy where such endorsement has not explicitly been made by Greenpeace itself;

  • any suggestion of Greenpeace endorsement of, or connection with, websites that we, in our sole discretion, find to be of an illegal or objectionable nature, which includes obscene, violent, intolerant, denigrating or containing sexually-oriented content or materials; 

  • use in combination with any other graphic elements or in any way altered, morphed, animated or distorted in perspective or appearance including the font, design, arrangement and/or colours;

  • use where the name and/or logo appears more prominently than your personal website name; and

  • any false representation of yourself as a Greenpeace office, employee, agent or official spokesperson, or any false representation that you are raising funds or donations for Greenpeace.

 

Website Use

We have compiled the content of this Website with the greatest possible care. However, the Website is provided for informational purposes only. We do not warrant that the content of the Website will operate uninterrupted and/or will be free from errors. 

 

Third-Party Sites 

The Website may contain references to other sites. This does not automatically imply that we are associated with these other sites or their owners. We are not responsible for these other sites including the information contained therein.

Information provided by you

If you provide us with information or other material, you agree that we may use it. You warrant that the information or material, you provide, does not infringe the (intellectual property) rights of third parties or is otherwise unlawful.

Personal data

If you provide us with personal data on the Website, our Privacy and Cookies Policy applies. We recommend that you read this policy carefully before providing us with this personal data.

 

Contact

If you have a question or complaint about this website, please contact us via email at mdevos@greenpeace.org.

 

Miscellaneous

We reserve the right to make changes and corrections to this Website and/or these terms of use at any time without notice.

Dutch law applies to these terms of use and your use of the Website. Any disputes arising from this or otherwise related to this Website will be submitted to a competent court in the Netherlands.