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Tianfooo and Services Terms of Use

1. General Information Regarding The Terms of Use

Master Terms : Welcome, and thank you for your interest in National Center for Electoral Support(“NCES,” “we,” “our,” or “us”). Unless otherwise noted on a particular site or service, these master terms of use(“Master Terms”) apply to your use of Tianfooo and services that the National Center for Electoral Supportoperates.

Please read these terms carefully because they apply to your use of all of the tianfooo owned by the NCES(collectively, the platform to which these terms apply, the “Tianfooo”), including the products and servicesprovided through the Tianfooo Platform (collectively, the “Services”). NCES is a Cote d’Ivoire corporation witha primary mailing address of PO Box 12411 Abidjan 01, Cote d’ivoire.

Unless otherwise agreed in writing with the NCES, your use of Tianfooo and Service will always be subject to,at a minimum, the terms and conditions set out in this document. These are referred to as the “Master Terms.«The Master Terms form a binding legal agreement between you and the NCES in relation to your use of theTianfooo and Service.

2. Your Agreement to the Terms.

YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF TIANFOOO AND SERVICES IN ANY WAY SIGNIFIES THAT YOU HAVEREAD, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS. By accessing or using Tianfooo andServices you also represent that you have the legal authority to accept the Terms on behalf of yourself and anypolitical party you represent in connection with your use of Tianfooo and Services. If you do not agree to theTerms, you are not authorized to use Tianfooo and Service.

3. Changes to the Terms.

From time to time, the NCES may change, remove, add to or otherwise modify the Terms, and reserves the rightto do so in its discretion. In that case, we will post the updated Master Terms, as relevant, to the Tianfooo Homepage and indicate the date of revision. We encourage you to periodically review the Terms. In addition, if ourmodifications are material, we will make commercially reasonable efforts to notify you electronically. Forexample, we may send a message to your email address, if we have one on file, or we may display a notice onthe Tianfooo home page indicating that the Terms have changed. All new and/or amended Terms take effectimmediately; provided, however, that if deemed material by the NCES in its sole discretion, such new and/oradditional material terms will be marked as such and will take effect 30 days after they are posted on theTianfooo home page. Notwithstanding the foregoing, (i) no modification to the Terms will apply to any disputebetween you and the NCES that arose prior to the effective date of any modification and (ii) if you do not agreewith any modification to the Terms, you may terminate this agreement by ceasing use of the Tianfooo andServices. Your continued use of Tianfooo and Services after new and/or revised Terms are effective indicate thatyou have read, understood and agreed to those Terms.

4. Provision of the Tianfooo and Services Generally.

The NCES makes the Tianfooo platform and Service available to you on the Terms. You may only use theTianfooo and Services in accordance with these Master Terms and any applicable Additional Terms. In particularbut without limitation, you may not use the Tianfooo and Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibitedby these Master Terms, any applicable Additional Terms, or any other conditions or notices that are madeavailable on Tianfooo home page .

5. Location of the Tianfooo and Services.

The Tianfooo and Services are controlled and offered online by NCES from its facilities in Cote d’Ivoire.

6. User ( Collectively” Normal User and Political Party”) Conduct.

Users agree not to use the Tianfooo and Services to:

  1. Post, use or transmit Content that you do not have the right to post or use, for example, underintellectual property, confidentiality, privacy or other applicable laws;
  2. Post, use or transmit unsolicited or unauthorized Content, including advertising or promotionalmaterials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of unsolicited orunwelcome solicitation or advertising.
  3. Post, use or transmit Content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files orprograms designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardwareor telecommunications equipment or otherwise interfere with or disrupt the Tianfooo and Services orservers or networks connected to the Tianfooo and Services, or that disobeys any requirements,procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Tianfooo and Services.
  4. Post or transmit Content that is harmful, offensive, obscene, abusive, invasive of privacy, defamatory,hateful or otherwise discriminatory, false and misleading, incites an illegal act, or is otherwise in breachof your obligations to any person or contrary to any applicable laws and regulations.
  5. Intimidate or harass another
  6. Use or attempt to use another’s account, service, or personal information.
  7. Remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with any security-related features thatenforce limitations on the use of the Tianfooo and Services.
  8. Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Tianfooo and Services, other accounts, computer systems ornetworks connected to the Tianfooo and Services, through hacking password mining or any other meansor interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Tianfooo and Services or anyactivities conducted through the Tianfooo and Services.
  9. Use any means to bypass or ignore robots.txt, or other measures we use to restrict access or use of theTianfooo and Services.
  10. Impersonate another person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with aperson or entity.
  11. Post or transmit any personally identifiable information about persons under 18 years of age.

In addition, you may not (and may not authorize another party to): (i) frame or otherwise co-brand the Tianfoooand Services (for example, by displaying a name, logo, trademark or other means of attribution of a third partythat is reasonably likely to give the user the impression that that third party has the right to display, publish ordistribute the Tianfooo and Service); or, (ii) use Tianfooo and Services in any manner that could disable,overburden, damage or impair such Website or Services, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment ofany Website or Service.

7. Terms Relating to Content on the Tianfooo and Services.

  • Responsibility for Content. You understand that all material, data and information, such as data files,written text, computer software, music, audio files or other sounds, photographs, videos or other images(collectively, “Content”) which you may have access to as part of, or through your use of, the Tianfoooand Services are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This includes assertions that persons may make, expressly or impliedly, about the provenance and ownership ofContent that they supply, upload, list and/or link to. You acknowledge that the NCES does not make anyrepresentations or warranties about the Content, including without limitation, about the accuracy,integrity or quality of the Content made available at the instigation of users of the Tianfooo andServices. You understand that by using the Tianfooo and Services, you may be exposed to Content thatis offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances is the NCES liable in any way for anyContent, including, but not limited to: any infringing Content, any errors or omissions in Content, or forany loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, transmitted to,linked to or otherwise accessible or made available via the Tianfooo and Services.
  • Content You ( collectively” Individual User and Political Party”) Provide. you may only submitContent to the Tianfooo or in connection with the Services that you have the right to submit. This meansthat you can only submit Content that you yourself create, that is in the public domain or that you havebeen expressly granted the right to submit consistent with the Terms. For the avoidance of doubt,Content that infringes the rights of any third party (e.g., Content used without express permission of thecopyright owner and not otherwise permitted by law) must not be submitted. You represent, warrantand agree that no Content of any kind submitted, posted or otherwise shared by you on orthrough the Tianfooo platform, violates or infringes upon the rights of any third party, includingcopyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other personal or proprietary rights, or containslibelous, defamatory or otherwise unlawful material. Further, you represent, warrant and agreenot to submit any personally identifiable information, including any Content containingpersonally identifiable information, about any person who is under 18 years of age.
  • NCES may, but is not obligated to, review your submissions and may delete or remove (withoutnotice) any Content in its sole discretion that NCES determines violates the Terms or that may beoffensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights, harm or threaten the safety of others. NCES does notendorse or support any Content posted by you or any other third party on or through the TianfoooPlatform. You alone are responsible for creating backup copies and replacing any Content you post onthe Tianfooo, and you authorize the NCES to make copies of your Content as we deem necessary inorder to facilitate the posting of your Content on the Tianfooo. You may request the removal of yourContent from the Tianfooo at any time, and NCES will take reasonable steps to promptly remove suchContent; provided, however, that NCES can remove any such Content only from Tianfooo and cannotremove Content from email archives, wiki history pages and similar community forums where you maypost content, or others’ computers, such as Content you may have sent to others in an email posted to anNCES email list.
  • Use of Content on the Tianfooo and Services. You may use the Content you find on the Tianfooo andServices in accordance with the terms of the license applicable to that Content. For the avoidance ofdoubt, you must attribute all Content (except public domain Content) in the manner specified by theauthor or licensor (including attribution to any designated Attribution Party) and in accordance with theterms of such license and you must not remove or alter any copyright, trademark, name or other noticeor legend that appears in connection with the Content. You represent and warrant to the NCES that youwill use any and all Content on our Tianfooo and Services in accordance with the applicable license.You should be sure to review the terms of that license before you use the Content to which it applies sothat you know what you can and cannot do. By using the Tianfooo and Services, you agree that you aresolely responsible for your use of any and all Content made available thereon. You agree that you mustevaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on theprovenance, ownership, accuracy, completeness, or reliability of such Content. In this regard, youacknowledge that you may not rely on any Content made available on the Tianfooo and Serviceswithout your own independent evaluation of that Content. The NCES does not guarantee that Content made available on the Tianfooo and Services does not infringe the rights of any thirdparty.
  • Third Party Websites and Content; Links. The Tianfooo and Services may contain links to websites not controlled by the NCES (“Third PartyWebsites”), as well as Content belonging to or originating from persons or organizations other than theNCES (“Third Party Content”). You acknowledge that the NCES is not responsible or liable for anyThird Party Websites or any Third Party Content, information or products made available at any ThirdParty Website, regardless of whether any Third Party Website or Third Party Content bears a Copyrightslicense. You further acknowledge that the NCES (a) is not responsible or liable for any Third PartyWebsites or any Third Party Content, information or products made available at any Third PartyWebsite; (b) has not reviewed any Third Party Websites or Third Party Content for accuracy,appropriateness, completeness or non-infringement; (c) has not sponsored or otherwise endorsedThird Party Websites or Third Party Content; and (d) makes no representations or warrantieswhatsoever about any Third Party Websites or Third Party Content.

8. Registered Users ( Collectively” Individual Users and Politically Party”).

Registering for an account on Tianfooo is void where prohibited. Any registration by, use of or access to theServices provided to Registered Users (defined below) by anyone (1) under the age of 18 or (2) under the age ofmajority in their jurisdiction but without parental or guardian permission, is unauthorized, unlicensed and aviolation of these Master Terms. By registering for an account on Tianfooo and using the related Services, you represent and warrant that you (1) are the age of majority in your jurisdiction or, (2) are over the age of 18 and have the express permission of a legal guardian to become a Registered User and use Servicesmade available to Registered Users, and you further agree to abide by all of the terms and conditions of these Master Terms and any applicable Additional Terms.

  • Services offered to Registered Users are provided subject to these Master Terms and any Additional Terms specified on the Tianfooo. The NCES reserves the right to modify or discontinue the accounts of Registered Users and related Services at any time. The NCES disclaims any and all liability to Registered Users and third parties in the event NCES exercises its right to modify or discontinue user accounts or related Services.

Registration and Security. You ( collectively” individual user and political Party”) agree to (a) provideaccurate, current and complete information about you, if and as may be prompted by the registration process onthe Tianfooo, (b) maintain the security of your password(s) and identification, (c) maintain and promptly updateyour registration information and any other information you provide to the NCES and to keep it accurate andcomplete to, among other things, allow us to contact you, and (d) be fully responsible for all use of your accountand for any actions that take place using your account. It is your responsibility to ensure that NCES has up-to-date contact information for you. You may not set up an account or membership on behalf of another individualor entity unless you are authorized to do so.

As used in these Master Terms, “Registered User” means a person or Political Party who has registered andobtained an account on one Tianfooo. Becoming a Registered User or using any Tianfooo and Services does notand shall not be deemed to make you a member, shareholder or affiliate of the NCES for any purposeswhatsoever. Institutions may apply for membership with the NCES under the terms of the Memorandum ofNCES and are free to designate representatives to participate on their behalf.

Termination and Inactivation of User Accounts. Your participation as a Registered User and use the related Services terminates automatically upon your breach of any of these Master Terms or applicable Additional Terms.

NCES may, at any time: (a) modify, suspend or terminate the operation of or access to your user account for anyreason; (b) modify or change any applicable Terms and policies governing your user account on Tianfooo and Services for any reason; and (c) interrupt user accounts for any reason, all as NCES deems appropriate in itsdiscretion. Your access to your account, and use of the Tianfooo and Services may be terminated by you or byNCES at any time and for any reason whatsoever, without notice.

In addition, NCES reserves the right to delete and purge any account and all Content associated therewith following any prolonged period of inactivity, all as may be determined by NCES in its complete discretion.

9. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY THE APPLICABLE LAW, THE NCES OFFERS THETIANFOOO AND SERVICES AS-IS AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANYKIND CONCERNING THE TIANFOO OR SERVICES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OROTHERWISE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTIBILITY,FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT. THE NCES DOES NOT WARRANTTHAT THE FUNCTIONS OR CONTENT CONTAINED ON THE TIANFOOO OR SERVICES WILL BEUNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT NCESSERVERS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. NCES DOES NOTWARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING USE OR THE RESULT OF USE OF THECONTENT IN TERMS OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.

10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.

EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW AND THEN ONLY TO THAT EXTENT, INNO EVENT WILL THE NCES, ITS EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS ,MEMBERS, AFFILIATES ORAGENTS (“THE NCES PARTIES”) BE LIABLE TO YOU ON ANY LEGAL THEORY FOR ANYINCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARYOR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF REVENUE OR INCOME, LOSTPROFITS, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, COST OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS ORSERVICES, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES SUFFERED OR INCURRED BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTYTHAT ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH THE TIANFOOO OR SERVICES (OR THE TERMINATIONTHEREOF FOR ANY REASON), EVEN IF THE NCES PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THEPOSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

THE NCES PARTIES SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE WHATSOEVER IN ANY MANNERFOR ANY CONTENT POSTED ON THE TIANFOOO AND SERVICES (INCLUDING CLAIMS OFINFRINGEMENT RELATING TO CONTENT POSTED ON THE TIANFOOO AND SERVICES, FOR YOURUSE OF THE TIANFOOO AND SERVICES, OR FOR THE CONDUCT OF THIRD PARTIES WHETHER ONTHE TIANFOOO, IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICES OR OTHERWISE RELATING TO THETIANFOOO AND SERVICES.

11. Indemnification for Breach of Terms of Use.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the NCES Parties (defined above) from and against any and all losses,expenses, damages, and costs, including without limitation reasonable attorneys fees, resulting, whether directlyor indirectly, from your violation of the Terms. You also agree to indemnify and hold harmless the NCES Partiesfrom and against any and all claims brought by third parties arising out of your use of any of the Tianfooo andServices and the Content you make available via the Tianfooo by any means, including without limitationthrough a posting, a link, reference to Content, or otherwise.

12. Privacy Policy.

The NCES is committed to handling responsibly the information and data we collect through Tianfooo andServices and agrees to use your personal information in accordance with the Master Terms and any applicableAdditional Terms.

13. Trademarks.

The Tianfooo and Services may contain trademarks, service marks, logos and other names that are the propertyof NCES or its members, or such other party as indicated with respect to that name or icon.

14. Copyright Complaints.

The NCES respects the intellectual property rights of others, and we prohibit users of our Tianfooo and Servicesfrom submitting, uploading, posting or otherwise transmitting any materials that violate another person’sintellectual property rights. If you believe that content on our platform is in violation of copyright, you maycontact us at info@ncesci.org or at info@tianfooo.com

15. Termination of this Agreement.

These Master Terms will continue to apply until terminated by either you or the NCES as set out below. Yourright to access and use the Tianfooo and Services terminates automatically upon your breach of any of theseMaster Terms that may apply to the Tianfooo and Services.

The NCES may, at any time: (a) modify, suspend or terminate the operation of or access to the Tianfooo andServices, or any portion of the Tianfooo and Services, for any reason; (b) modify or change the Tianfooo andServices, or any portion of the Tianfooo and Services, and any Master Terms, and other policies governing theuse of the Tianfooo and Services, for any reason; (c) interrupt the operation of the Tianfooo and Services, orany portion of the Tianfooo and Services, for any reason, all as NCES deems appropriate in its sole discretion.

Your access to, and use of, the Tianfooo and Services may be terminated by you or by NCES at any time and forany reason. The NCES will use reasonable efforts to notify you in advance about any material modification,suspension or termination by NCES that is not caused by your breach of the Terms.

The disclaimer of warranties, the limitation of liability and the jurisdiction and applicable law provisions shallsurvive any termination. The license grants mentioned herein shall continue in effect subject to the terms of theapplicable license. Your warranties and indemnification obligations shall survive any termination for one year.

16. Miscellaneous Terms.

These Master Terms and any Additional Terms are governed by and construed by the laws of the Cote d’ivoire,exclusive of its choice of law rules. The parties agree that any disputes or proceedings between the NCES andyou concerning these Master Terms, any Additional Terms, and/or any of the Tianfooo and Services shall bebrought in Cote d’ivoire court of competent jurisdiction sitting in the Cote d’ivoire, and hereby consent to thepersonal jurisdiction and venue of such court. Either party’s failure to insist on or enforce strict performance ofany of the Terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. If any term or part of the Terms isheld to be invalid or unenforceable by any law or regulation or final determination of a competent court ortribunal, that provision will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of anyremaining provisions. The parties agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationshipexists between you and the NCES as a result of these Master Terms, any Additional Terms, or your use of theTianfooo and Services. These Master Terms and any applicable Additional Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and the NCES relating to this subject matter and supersede all prior, contemporaneous and futurecommunications (with the exception of future amendments to the Terms as made available by the NCES fromtime to time) between you and the NCES. A printed version of the Terms and of any notice given in electronicform shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based on or relating to the Terms to the sameextent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated andmaintained in printed form.

17. Our Commitment to Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.

18. The Information We Collect : Cookies

Cookies are small amounts of data, often including an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web site’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive. The NCES uses cookies when you login to Tianfooo keep you logged in, until you log out.

19. Personal Information

This notice applies to all personal information collected or submitted on the Tianfooo. Depending on the activity,the types of personal information requested at these pages may include:

  • Full Name
  • Country
  • City
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Personal Profile

We only collect personally identifiable information when you voluntarily provide it to us.

20. The Way We Use Information

We use the information you provide only to provide services, respond to questions or maintain relationships withour members. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to support these activities.

When you login to the Site, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever youvisit Tianfooo (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type orthe domain from which you are visiting, the web-pages you visit/edit, and the search terms you use. For most users accessing the Internet from an Internet service provider the IP address will be different every time you logon. We use Log Data to monitor the use of the Site and of our Service, and for the Site’s technical administration.We do not associate your IP address with any other personally identifiable information to identify you personally,except in case of violation of the Terms of Service.

You can register with our website if you would like to receive our newsletter. Information you submit on ourwebsite will not be used for this purpose unless you fill out thenewsletter registration form.

Additional opportunities to provide or exchange personal information may be made available through ourwebsite, such as registration for webinars, meetings or other events, or through message boards and discussionforums. Your name and likeness or other information you submit in conjunction with these activities may beused or displayed for purposes of providing you with the requested service.

We never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the onesdescribed above without first obtaining your permission. Finally, we never use or share the identifiableinformation provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without first acquiring yourexplicit permission for such unrelated uses.

21. Our Commitment to Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have putin place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information wecollect online.

22. Our Commitment to Children’s Privacy

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintaininformation at our website from those we actually know are under 18, and no part of our website is structured toattract anyone under 18.

23. How You Can Access, Correct or Delete Your Information

You can access, edit or remove all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintainby logging into the appropriate area of our site. You can modify your party member data.

You also may have your personally identifiable information removed from the Tianfooo cached data by sendingus a request to remove that data. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verifyyour identity before granting access or making corrections.

24. Changes to These Policies

If we decide for any reason to change these policies, we will post those changes to this page and modify the policy modification date below.

25. Your Agreement to the Terms

BY CLICKING “I ACCEPT” OR OTHERWISE ACCESSING OR USING ANY OF THE SERVICES(INCLUDING THE LICENSES, PUBLIC DOMAIN TOOLS, AND CHOOSERS), YOU ACKNOWLEDGETHAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREED TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS. By clicking “I ACCEPT” or otherwise accessing or using any Services you also represent that you have the legal authority toaccept the Terms on behalf of yourself and any party you represent in connection with your use of any Services.If you do not agree to the Terms, you are not authorized to use any Services. If you are an individual who isentering into these Terms on behalf of an entity, you represent and warrant that you have the power to bind thatentity, and you hereby agree on that entity’s behalf to be bound by these Terms, with the terms “you,” and “your”applying to you, that entity, and other users accessing the Services on behalf of that entity.

26. How to Contact Us

Should you have other questions or concerns about these policies, please send us an email at info@ncesci.org or info@tianfooo.com

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