Terms & conditions

1. General information

Welcome to the website of Growing Voices (www.growingvoices.eu) (“Website”) operated by EuropaBio.

Contact details:

Europabio AISBL

KBO 0477.520.310

Legerlaan 6,

B-1040 Etterbeek


VAT number: BE0477520310

By accessing or using this Website, you explicitly accept to be bound by the user terms and privacy policy of this Website. We have the right, at our sole discretion, to modify these user terms and privacy policy without notice or liability to you. Any changes to these user terms and privacy policy shall be effective immediately following the posting of such changes on the Website.

2. Intellectual property rights

All content on and available from the Website, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, icons and downloads, may be protected by intellectual property rights. Reproduction, adaptation, or translation of such content without permission is prohibited. In case you believe that material or content published on the Website may infringe on your intellectual property rights or those of another, please contact us via the e-mail address indicated above.

All comments, feedback, information or materials submitted to this Website shall be considered non-confidential. By submitting such comments, information, feedback, or materials via the Website, you agree to a no-charge assignment to us of worldwide rights to use, copy, modify, display and distribute the submissions. We may use such comments, information or materials in any way we choose and without any restriction.

3. Links

This Website may include links to other sites on the Internet. These sites are owned and operated by third parties. We do not make any representation and are not responsible for the availability of, or content located on or third through, these third party sites, nor for the policies or practices of such websites. A third party link on the Website is not an indication that we endorse the third party or any content on its site, or that we have any affiliation with the third party or its hosting provider.

4. Restrictions on use

You may visit this Website and print copies of material on it for your personal, non-commercial use, but all other reproduction is forbidden and all other rights are reserved.

By using the Website, including the content provided thereon, you agree to:

-         Refrain from any actions that may harm the use of the Website by other users, or harm the security of the Website;

-        Refrain from uploading any harmful files, malware and/or viruses;

-        Refrain from using other users’ contact details, accounts, passwords or system without their prior approval.

5. Privacy policy

We are committed to protecting the privacy of the users of the Website. Most information on this Website is available without there being any need for you to provide us any personal data.

You may be asked to provide personal data, e.g. via the contact page. In that case, we process the following personal data on you: your name, e-mail address and the questions and comments provided by you on our contact page. You agree to provide true, accurate, current, and complete personal data when using the Website. The information posted on the website must in no way be fraudulent, untrue or inaccurate.

When visiting the Website, certain kinds of information, such as your IP address, browser type and language, and access times, may be collected automatically as part of the Website’s operation. We may also collect navigational information, including information about the pages you view, the links you click and other actions taken in connection with the Website. 

We may also collect non-personally identifiable data, by using “cookies”. "Cookies" are small text files that are placed on your computer in order to identify the User’s browser and the activities of your computer on the Website. We may use Cookies to allow us to statistically monitor how you are using the Website to help us improve our Website. You may modify the settings of your internet browser to refuse the installation of cookies.

We collect and use your personal information to operate and improve the Website, and to answer any requests you may have.

You have the right to access your data and, where appropriate, request rectification of any erroneous data relating to you. Users wishing to access or correct information that was previously provided to us can access and correct this via a request by e-mail to the e-mail address indicated above.

6. Applicable law and jurisdiction.

These user terms and privacy policy shall be construed, operated and governed by and in accordance with the laws of Belgium.

Any dispute arising from the use of the Website shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts in Brussels, Belgium.