Site Terms and Conditions

Whānau Ora Research encourages people to access, use and share the research and resources on this website. By using this website you agree to be legally bound by our terms of use. We may change these terms at any time by posting updates to this webpage.  This website contains content that was not produced by Whānau Ora Research. We are not responsible for third-party content and we do not necessarily endorse the views expressed. We accept no liability or responsibility for the way that such information is interpreted or used, or the results of its use.

Privacy

We will safeguard your personal information and your rights under the Privacy Act 1993. You may use this website without providing any personal information. If you send us personal information (for example, if you register or contact us leaving your name and email address) we will only use this personal information for the purpose for which it was provided.

We will keep any personal information you provide secure and will not disclose it to any other parties unless you give your prior consent (for example, if you list your details on our Researchers’ Directory for others to see). To access or correct any of your personal information that we hold, or if you have any concerns about personal information that we hold, please contact us.

Content disclaimer

This is a community site. We ask that all visitors and contributors take care to post content, comments and otherwise use the website in ways that are consistent with our kaupapa.

This website contains content that was not produced by Whānau Ora Research.   We are not responsible for third-party content and we do not necessarily endorse the views expressed.  We accept no liability or responsibility for the way that such information is interpreted or used, or the results of its use.  The focus of the website is on promoting quality research by and for communities in Aotearoa New Zealand.

To maintain this focus, please note we do not accept:

• material which breaches the Human Rights Act, e.g. racist, sexist or homophobic content
• adult or offensive content
• statements that are libellous, slanderous, defamatory or otherwise damage an individual’s or organisation’s reputation
• exploitative or commercially unethical content
• party political promotion
• material which infringes copyright.

Any content that is considered inconsistent with our purpose and guidelines will be removed.

External links from this website

This website includes links to other websites. Our links are not necessarily an endorsement of those websites. We are not responsible for the content of external websites and do not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them.

Copyright and Creative Commons licences

The material on this website is subject to diverse levels and conditions of copyright and/or Creative Commons licences. These resources are copyright to their publishers or authors. If you wish to reproduce or distribute a resource, you must check the particular conditions of copyright or the Creative Commons licence that has been set by the publisher or author.  Be sure to abide by these. Obtain permission and meet any other requirements if necessary.

Tracking website use

When you visit this website, we collect statistical data that includes your IP address, date and time of your visit, webpages accessed, the website or search engine you came from, search keywords you may have used to find this site, and your type of browser. These statistics allow us to review the website’s use and help to improve our website.

Linking to this website

You are welcome to link to pages on this website. Contact us to provide graphical, text and hyperlink information. Linking to this website from any other website is not necessarily an endorsement of any kind by Whānau Ora Research.