Terms and Conditions
This EU Aid Volunteers platform is owned and administrated by the Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (DG ECHO), European Commission.
In order to maintain a friendly and pleasant atmosphere on the platform we have implemented some basic rules of conduct, which may be updated by us from time to time without previous notice. All visitors who participate and use this website’s facilities are expected to read and agree with these rules and policies and not to violate any of them. Please take a moment to familiarise yourself with the platform’s guidelines.
Please see a detailed Legal Notice of the European Commission here.
The following are deemed to constitute inappropriate content. Posting such content may result in account suspension or banning as well as the removal of the offending posts:
Expected behaviour of members and suggestions for better posting:
All content posted by users express the views of the author, and EU Aid Volunteers/DG ECHO website will not be held responsible for any message. Treat all other EU Aid Volunteers platform members in a respectful and courteous manner at all times, even in the event of disagreements. While these rules cover most common situations, they cannot anticipate everything. Consequently we reserve the right to take any actions we deem appropriate to ensure the EU Aid Volunteers platform is not disrupted or abused in any way.
Report a Rule Infraction
If you feel a fellow EU Aid Volunteers platform member breaks the platform’s policies and rules of conduct, please report it to the platform staff through our Contact Us page or use the 'Report' button.
We reserve the right to monitor the website’s posts and delete any postings or that do not adhere to these rules and our standard portal “Terms & Conditions" of use. This includes postings that disrupt or interfere with our technical operations.
We reserve the right to close or ban, temporarily or permanently, any posts without previous notice, as we deem necessary.
Should you feel you have been treated unfairly by us, you may appeal directly to us. When contacting us, please provide the user name you used to post an entry. We do not discuss the suspension of website members with the general public.
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