Legal Clarifications

The Essence

The legal clarifications detailed in this page are not the essence, but a necessity, of WikiPeace. Please note that most other encyclopedias and informational websites also have legal disclaimers.

WikiPeace is an online open-content collaborative place to share knowledge on Peace and Peacebuilding; that is, a voluntary network of individuals and groups working to develop a common resource in these fields. The structure of the project allows anyone with an Internet connection to suggest content, and communities of authorized individuals to write, translate and influence the content itself.

Please be advised that nothing found here has necessarily been reviewed by people with the expertise required to provide you with complete, fully accurate or totally reliable information.

That is not to say that you will not find valuable and accurate information in WikiPeace - we believe, and will make the proper efforts, that much of the time you will. However, WikiPeace cannot guarantee the validity of the information found here. The content of any given article may not be up to date, or may not reflect all sources, facts, perspectives and opinions relating to the specific content.

Following are the legal clarifications needed to support and protect WikiPeace and the people and organizations involved in making it a valuable resource for Peace and Peace building - not the essence but a necessity.


This document defines the terms of use, pertaining to the WikiPeace website ("the website") ____ to all users of the WikiPeace website ("the users").

Use of the website, is as agreeing to the terms of usage detailed in the document (including the legal clarifications) as _____. If you do not agree to any of the term listed in this document, you are not allowed to make use of the website.

The managing organization ("the management") of this website - 'Salam B'yachad - partnership for the study, research and training for Peace', registered non profit #580666514 , holds the right to change the terms of use at all times and with no prior notice. These terms of use will not compromise any right of the managing organization according to law.

Access to WikiPeace

WikiPeace is intended to be accessible at any time for any user, while being protected from unauthorized access, alteration of contents, misuse or abuse of the websites equipment and databases, or users equipment. Nevertheless, the management cannot commit to absolute protection, or continuous service with no failure whatsoever.

The management may pause access to the website from time to time for maintenance or arrangements, and may alter the website, including its design, contents, services provided, and any other aspect, with no prior notice. The management does not provide technical assistance, and is not responsible for the contents to be fully presented on the user devices.

The user holds sole responsibility for access of the website, for costs of communication, access and usage of the website, and to the user equipment.


WikiPeace gives no warranty whatsoever that any of the included information is accurate.

Neither any individual members of communities, , system operators, developers, nor individual or organizational supporters of WikiPeace nor anyone else connected to WikiPeace, including the MEPU initiative and the management, can or do take any responsibility for the results or consequences of any attempt to use or adopt any of the information or disinformation presented on WikiPeace.

Following the above, the user holds full responsibility for using the information found in WikiPeace. The WikiPeace users are informed that usage of information found in WikiPeace may be a violation of copy rights and/or privacy and or ______ and/or _____ and/or ______ and or ______ of a country of which the law is viable for the user. The user holds full responsibility to assure that using the information, including images, videos and other types of information, appearing in WikiPeace - is allowed and legal by any law, and is not a violation of of the list mentioned above.

None of the contributors, editors, translators, trustees, sponsors, administrators, MEPU, the management, or anyone else connected with WikiPeace in any way whatsoever can be responsible for the appearance of any inaccurate or libelous information or for your use of the information contained in WikiPeace pages, or in other websites to which WikiPeace points to, unless in case of malicious intent to misinform, mislead or harm.

The information in the website is intended for use by the public as is, and we are unable to adapt them to the specific situation and needs of every user. The user may not have any claim or demand to the management, related to the content of the website and its services, and the website will be used at the responsibility of the user.

If you need specific advice, for example: legal, dealing with a challenge/conflict, debating between implementing different approaches such as reconciliation, mediation, compromise or arbitration, risk management - please seek help from an experienced and/or professional individual/organization, who are licensed or knowledgeable in that area, and consider the specific context.

If the user has come upon contents that to the best of their knowledge compromise any of their legal rights, or any rights of any third party - he/she is requested to apply to the management through this link, specifying full details, for checking these claims by the management.