Terms of Website Use

By using and/or accessing www.wiego.org or any material herein, you agree to be legally bound by these Terms & Conditions (which include the Privacy Policy). Our Terms & Conditions may be updated without notice to you, so please check back here regularly.

This website, www.wiego.org, is provided as a public service. Any member of the public may use this site to review and retrieve information and documents.

All original content on this website, its features and functionality are owned by Women in Informal Employment: Organizing and Globalizing, Ltd. (WIEGO) or the authors and publishers, as indicated. WIEGO’s material is protected by international copyright, trademark, patent, and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.

WIEGO material on this website, including statistical data, can be replicated for educational and organizing purposes as long as the source is acknowledged (see Using and Citing Material from WIEGO). Material that is referenced as belonging to other external authors or organizations should be properly cited, and users should, where using such external material, contact the appropriate owner of that material for permissions. 
If you believe any content on this website infringes on your intellectual property rights, privacy rights or other rights, please contact us. We will deal with your concern as quickly as possible.


We endeavour to offer the most current, correct, and clearly expressed information possible on this website. However, some material may be out-of-date or contain inadvertent errors in information. WIEGO makes no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the accuracy, quality, content, completeness, or adequacy of information and data on the website. In any situation where WIEGO’s printed/PDF publications differ from the information contained on the website, please consider the most recent material, by publication date, to be the most accurate.

WIEGO may also make changes to the website or any of its materials at any time without notice to you.

This website provides access to the world wide web, including links to other sites. Once you leave the WIEGO site (including via links from our website), WIEGO cannot control the information you access and is not responsible for your use of other websites, or for the information they contain. If misleading, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate information on this website is brought to our attention, a reasonable effort will be made to fix or remove it as soon as is reasonably possible. Such concerns about the website should be addressed to wiego@wiego.org.


WIEGO makes no representations or warranties regarding the condition or functionality of this website, its suitability for use, or that this web service will be uninterrupted or error-free.

We cannot ensure that the website is appropriate or available for use in every territory around the world. By using the website, you are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws in your territory. You must stop using it immediately if by using it you infringe any law or regulation in your jurisdiction.


If you submit or upload any content to the website, you agree to accept and comply with the following rules at all times. In these Terms & Conditions, "content" means any comment, publication, resource or other user-generated content.

We do not guarantee that we moderate any content posted to the website but we reserve the right to review/remove/edit any content at any time. We also reserve our right to terminate your access to the website or any part of it. Any comments submitted to the website are submitted without being edited. If you wish to report any content contributed to the website, please email us.

Content contributed to the website by users contains the contributors' personal views and information, not those of WIEGO. WIEGO does not endorse the accuracy or reliability of, and will accept no liability for, any advice, opinion, statement or information contained in any user generated content.

Any content posted to this website (including any comments) may be used by WIEGO for any purpose, including on our websites and in hard copy publications, provided it is used in accordance with our Privacy Policy.


By using this website or any part of it, you assume all risks associated with the use of this site, including any risk of relying on information or content found on this site; or risk to your computer, software or data being damaged. WIEGO shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, including (but not limited to) lost revenues or lost profits, resulting from the use or misuse of the WIEGO website and/or information contained on it.

If your use of the website results in any losses for WIEGO, you will compensate WIEGO for all its losses (including direct and indirect losses, all costs and all damages).


The opinions of authors expressed on this website do not necessarily state or reflect those of WIEGO, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

Reference in the website to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trade mark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favouring by WIEGO. 

Questions or Concerns? Please contact us.