Terms of Use


​GENDRO is a non-governmental organization operating under Swiss law. GENDRO has a mission to advance equity through the integration of sex and gender dimensions in research across disciplines.

GENDRO operates the website www.gendro.org (the “Website“) and is responsible for the use of said website therefore, we urge you to read these terms and conditions (“Terms & Conditions”) carefully before you proceed using this website. By continuing to use our Website you are agreeing to comply with these Terms & Conditions in full. If you do not agree to these Terms & Conditions, you must not use our Website. There may be additional terms or policies such as our Privacy Policy in place, which have effect in addition to these Terms & Conditions.

We may amend these Terms & Conditions from time to time. Every time you wish to use our Website, please check these Terms & Conditions to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.

The copyright in this Website and the material on this Website (including without limitation the text, computer code, artwork, photographs, images, music, audio material, video material and audio-visual material on this website) is owned by us, except where specifically noted.


1. Use of our website

These Terms & Conditions govern your use of our Website. Our Website is made available free of charge on an ‘as is’ basis. We do not warrant that the information contained in our website or any linked site is complete or accurate.
You agree to use this Website for lawful purposes only and in a manner consistent with all applicable laws and regulations in the country in which you access this Website.

Your use of this Website should not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this Website by any third party. In particular, you must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, Trojans, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful.
You agree not to import or transfer to this Website either directly or indirectly any information or other content which is or may be inaccurate, misleading, offensive or in breach of any intellectual property right or similar right or damaging to the software or performance of this website.
We do not guarantee that our Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our Website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our Website is unavailable at any time for any period.


2. Website content

You may access the contents of the Website only for your own use.
You may print out hard copies of any part of the content on the Website for your personal use.
You must not adapt, edit, change, transform, publish, republish, distribute, redistribute, broadcast, rebroadcast or show or play in public this Website or the material on this website (in any form or media) without our prior written permission. The automated and/or systematic collection of data from this Website is prohibited.


3. Links to external websites

We do not have a generic ‘links’ page. We link to other websites as and when we feel it adds value to a page on our Website. In general, the decision to link is an editorial one, and we generally do not entertain requests to link external websites to ours.
Where we provide hypertext links to other websites or contacts, we do so for information

purposes only and such links do not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by us of any products or services in such websites.

You use such links entirely at your own risk and we accept no responsibility for the content or use of such websites or for the information contained on such websites (including any website through which you may have gained access to our Website).
If you would like us to remove a link to your website that is included on this Website, please contact us using the contact details below.


4. Breach of the Terms & Conditions

When we consider that a breach of these Terms & Conditions has occurred, we may take action as we deem appropriate.
Failure to comply with these Terms & Conditions constitutes a material breach upon which you are permitted to access and use our website. This may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:

  • Issue of a warning to you.
  • Legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis
  • (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting
  • from the breach.
  • Further legal action against you.
  • Disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feelis necessary or as required by law.

The actions we may take in response to breaches of these Terms & Conditions are not limited to those described above, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.


5. Disclaimer

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website remains correct and up- to-date, we cannot warrant its completeness or accuracy or commit to ensuring that the Website will remain available or kept up-to-date.


6. Our liability to you

We make no warranties except as set out in these Terms & Conditions and to the extent permitted by applicable law all other express and implied warranties and conditions are hereby excluded. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude any liability arising out of access to or use of or reliance on any information posted on or downloaded from this Website.


7. Applicable law

These Terms & Conditions, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by Swiss law. You and we both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Switzerland.


8. Contact us

If you are in doubt as to the accuracy of any information posted on or downloaded from this

website, or if you require any further information, please contact us at [email protected].


This page was last modified on February 2020. If you have any questions or comments about our Terms and Conditions, please contact us at [email protected].