Terms of use


If you visit and use the Open Training Platform, you accept these conditions. In addition, when you use any current or future Platform service (e.g., Blog, News Items, User Newsletters) or use any of the training included in the Open Training Platform, you will also be subject to the guidelines and conditions applicable to such service.



When you visit the Open Training Platform or send e-mails to opentraning@unesco.org, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.



All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, video streams, data compilations, and software, is the property of the UNESCO or its roster of training producers and partners in the Open Training Platform and is protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of the UNESCO and protected by international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of UNESCO's Open Training Platform and protected by international copyright laws. UNESCO ensures the security and restriction of access and training can only be acquired by contacting the copyright holder.



UNESCO's Open Training Platform graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks or trade dress of the Open Training Platform. UNESCO's Open Training Platform’s trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not that of UNESCO's Open Training Platform, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among users, or in any manner that disparages or discredits UNESCO's Open Training Platform. All other trademarks not owned by UNESCO's Open Training Platform that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may not necessarily share the same principles, values and opinions of UNESCO.



UNESCO's Open Training Platform grants you either a full or limited access and make personal use of this site and not copy or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of UNESCO. Membership to the Open Training Platform does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any training and use of any training included, descriptions, news items, forum items, newsletters; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any copying of training for the benefit of others; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of UNESCO. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of UNESCO and our affiliates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing UNESCO's Open Training Platform’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of UNESCO. Any unauthorized use terminates the access granted by UNESCO's Open Training Platform. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of UNESCO's Open Training Platform so long as the link does not portray UNESCO's Open Training Platform and its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use either the UNESCO or the Open Training Platform logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.



If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. UNESCO's Open Training Platform and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion.



Users may post reviews, comments, and other content; send e-mails and other communications; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam." You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content. UNESCO's Open Training Platform reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content.


If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant UNESCO's Open Training Platform a non-exclusive, royalty-free right to use, distribute and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant UNESCO's Open Training Platform the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify UNESCO's Open Training Platform or its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply. UNESCO's Open Training Platform has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. UNESCO's Open Training Platform takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.



UNESCO's Open Training Platform and its affiliates respect the intellectual property of others. Copying of training is not allowed. However, if you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please forward your complaints to opentraining@unesco.org and action will be taken immediately.



UNESCO's Open Training Platform and its affiliates attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, UNESCO's Open Training Platform does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free.



UNESCO will not act as an agent and any acquisitions, commercial transactions or negotiations of any kind will be done directly between the copyright holders and the person/institution interested in acquiring them. UNESCO is committed to fostering respect for the copyright of audiovisual works.



As UNESCO's Open Training Platform is a product of UNESCO, UNESCO being an international organization is hereby subject to the application of public international law. Any disputes or conflicts against UNESCO should be brought to the International Court of Justice, the Hague, Netherlands.