Story Submission: Terms & Conditions
By submitting your story to Travel to change the world, you agree that your submission is subject to the following terms and conditions:
- Your submission must be something that you have experienced, wholly original, except that: you may include things that are in the public domain and/or, if submitting an oral history, share these Terms and Conditions to everyone involved and obtain his or her agreement to them prior to submitting it.
- You understand that all postings, messages, text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, or other materials (“Content”) posted on, transmitted through, or linked to Submit your Story, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. More specifically, you are entirely responsible for all Content that you post, email or otherwise make available via our Submit your Story form.
- You must not submit Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, pornographic, libellous, invasive of another’s privacy, or harms minors in any way.
- You must not submit Content that harasses, degrades, intimidates or is hateful toward an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability.
- You must not submit Content that impersonates any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Travel to change the world employee, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity.
- You may not use Travel to change the world for any illegal or unauthorised purpose.
- International users agree to comply with all local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content.
2. General Conditions
- Travel to change the world reserves the right to modify or terminate all or any portion of the content you upload for any reason, without notice at any time.
- We reserve the right to alter these Terms & Conditions at any time.
- You retain ownership in your submission, but by making a submission you give Travel to change the world, and those authorised by Travel to change the world, your irrevocable perpetual permission to disseminate, modify, and use your submission, in whole or in part, in all media now known or later developed, for communication purposes. This permission includes publication in communication channels (websites, social media, print and online publications, newsletters), publicity and promotions.
- By posting Content to the Submit your Story form, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant to Travel to change the world an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display, and distribute said Content.
- If you believe that your content has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please notify Travel to change the world for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement (“Agent”) via email to [email protected]
- Travel to change the world is under no obligation to keep, post, or use any submission.
3. Privacy and information disclosure
- You further acknowledge and agree that Travel to change the world may, in its sole discretion, preserve or disclose your Content, as well as your information, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to.
- By making a submission, you waive any privacy expectations you may have with regard to your submission. If Travel to change the world selects your submission for inclusion on its website and social media channels this will be available to the general public. The public may use and share your submission in various ways including via social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest, and applications such as “share this,” all of which operate independently of Travel to change the world (i.e., have their own policies and terms), and commentary with which you disagree may become associated with your submission.
- You are solely responsible for your submission and any consequences of submitting it.
- Travel to change the world shall not be responsible or liable for any breach of these terms and conditions by you, claims by a third party that your submission violates the third party’s rights, or claims by you that a third party is misusing your submission.
If you have questions about any aspect of these terms and conditions, you may contact Travel to change the world at [email protected]