Terms and Conditions

Website terms and conditions

These terms and conditions set out the rules for using our website www.ministryofeco.org (our site). Please read them carefully before using this site. We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. These terms were most recently updated on 23 September 2021.We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. These terms were most recently updated on 23 September 2021.By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.

Information about us

www.ministryofeco.org is a site operated by the Green Britain Foundation ("We"). We are a limited company without share capital, registered in England and Wales under company number 08121843 and charity number 1148783 and have our registered office at Lion House, Rowcroft, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 3BY.To contact us, please email dahlia@ministryofeco.org.

Accessing our site

Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the information and service we provide without notice.We want every visitor to have the best possible experience using any of our online services, so we've designed and built our applications to work best for the users of the latest versions of the major Internet browsers. These are:Google Chrome; Microsoft Edge; Mozilla Firefox; and Safari 13 and above.Our site and the material on it is made available free of charge.These terms refer to our Privacy Policy, which also applies to your use of our site. See ‘Information about you and your visits to our site’.

Changes to our site and availability

We may update and change our site from time to time.We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site at any time.

Our site is only for users in the UK

Our site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through our site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.

Intellectual property rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.You may print off copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) or resource(s) from our site for your personal use or for educational use only and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site.You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

Acceptable Use Policy

You must not use our site (or its content):in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.to bully, insult, intimidate or humiliate any person.to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam).to upload terrorist content.You also agree:You also agree:Not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or resell any part of our site in contravention of these terms; andNot to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:any part of our siteany equipment or network on which our site is storedany software used in the provision of our site; orany equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

Reliance and liability

The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site. We disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any such reliance.Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:use of, or inability to use, our site; oruse of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.In particular, we will not be liable for:loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;business interruption;loss of anticipated savings;loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; orany indirect or consequential loss or damage.

Information about you and your visits to our site

We process information about you in accordance with our Privacy Policy, which you can access here.By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

While care is taken to ensure that our site will be secure and free from bugs or viruses, we accept no liability for any damage caused by these or by any distributed denial-of-service attack due to your use of our site or to your downloading any material posted on it, or accessing any website linked to it.You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities, and in the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

Linking to our site

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission immediately without notice.If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact dahlia@ministryofeco.org.

Links from our site

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

Governing law

These terms of use, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction except that if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.If you are a business, these terms of use, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Our trade marks

“Ministry of Eco Education” and “MofEE” are trade marks of the Green Britain Foundation. The Green Union Jack is a registered trademark of Ecotricity Group Limited, used on this site under licence. You are not permitted to use these trade marks without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted under these terms.

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