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Terms and Conditions

Welcome to African Online & Publications Library! These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for using the African Online & Publications Library's Website, located at www.africaopl.org.

By accessing this website, we assume you accept these terms and conditions. Do not continue to use African Online & Publications Library if you do not agree to take all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and all Agreements: 'Client', 'You' and 'Your' refers to you, the person log on this website and compliant to the Company's terms and conditions. 'The Company', 'Ourselves', 'We', 'Our' and 'Us', refers to our Company. 'Party', 'Parties', or 'Us' refers to both the Client and ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner for the express purpose of meeting the Client's needs in respect of the provision of the Company's stated services, under and subject to, prevailing law of Netherlands. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalisation, and they or they are taken as interchangeable and, therefore, referring to same thing.


We employ the use of cookies. Therefore, by accessing African Online & Publications Library, you agreed to use cookies according to the African Online & Publications Library's Privacy Policy.

Most interactive websites use cookies to let us retrieve the user's details for each visit. Our website uses cookies to enable the functionality of certain areas to make it easier for visitors to manoeuvre our site.

Note: Some of our affiliate/ advertising partners may also use cookies.


Unless otherwise stated, African Online & Publications Library and its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all African Online & Publications Library material. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may access this from African Online & Publications Library for personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

∙ Republish material from African Online & Publications Library

∙ Sell, rent or sub-license material from African Online & Publications Library.

∙ Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from African Online & Publications Library

∙ Redistribute content from African Online & Publications Library

This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.

Certain parts of the website present an interactive platform for users to exchange thoughts and opinions. Africa Online and Publications Library does not filter, edit, or review comments before their presence on the website. These comments solely reflect the views and opinions of the commentator and not Africa Online &Publications Library, its agents or affiliates. To the extent permitted by applicable law, Africa Online & Publications Library shall not be liable for any damages or expenses suffered due to the presence of these comments.

African Online & Publications Library reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which can be considered inappropriate, offensive or causes breach of these Terms and Conditions.

You now grant African Online & Publications Library a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, edit and authorise others to use, reproduce and edit any of your Comments in any forms, formats or media.

You are entitled to post the Comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so provided that:

∙ The Comments do not invade any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark of any third party.

∙ The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libellous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material that is an invasion of privacy.

∙ The comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.

Hyperlinking to our Content

The following organisations may link to our website without prior written approval:

∙ Government agencies.

∙ Search engines.

∙ News organisations.

∙ Online directory distributors may link to our website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Websites of other listed businesses; and

∙ Systemwide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organisations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our website.

These organisations may link to our home page, to publications or other Website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way deceptive; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products and services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.

We may consider and approve other link requests from the following types of organisations:

∙ Prominent consumer and business information sources.

∙ dot.com community sites.

∙ Associations or other groups representing charities.

∙ Online directory distributors.

∙ Internet portals.

∙ Accounting, law and consulting firms; and

We will approve link requests from these organisations if we decide that:

(a) the link would not make us look unfavourably to ourselves or our accredited businesses;

(b) the organisation does not have any negative records with us;

(c) the benefit to us from the visibility of the hyperlink compensates the absence of African Online & Publications Library;

(d) the link is in the context of general resource information.

These organisations may link to our home page so long as the link: (a) is not in any way deceptive; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.

From the list of aforementioned eligible organisations, interested parties may contact us via email providing the following supporting information: the organisation’s legal name, contact information, a URL of the organisation’s official website, URLs you wish to link to our site and URLs of the linking materials on our site. A response will be sent within 2 to 3 working weeks.

Approved organisations may hyperlink to our website as follows:

∙ By use of our corporate name; or

∙ By use of the uniform resource locator being linked to; or

∙ Any other description of our website is linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party's site

No use of African Online & Publications Library's logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.


Without prior approval and written permission, you may not create frames around our Webpages that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our website.

Content Liability

We shall not be held responsible for any content that appears on your website. You agree to protect and defend us against all claims that are rising on your website. No link(s) should appear on any Website that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third-party rights.

Your Privacy

Please read Privacy Policy

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our website. You approve of removing all links to our website upon request immediately. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our website, you agree to be bound to and follow these linking terms and conditions.

Removal of links from our website

If you find any link(s) on our website offensive or inappropriate, you may contact us and request that the link(s) be removed. However, we are under no obligation to or not to respond to your request. A decision will be reached based on the analysis made by the Africa Online & Publications Library team.


To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website. Nothing in this disclaimer will:

Limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury.

Limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

Limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law, or

exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

The limitations and prohibitions of liability set in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer:

(a) are subject to the preceding paragraph

(b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort and for breach of statutory duty.

As long as the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature. If you require any more information or have any questions about our site's disclaimer, contact us.