Terms and conditions
The use of this website constitutes agreement with the following terms and conditions:

 (a) The Council for Critical Minerals Development in the Global South, hereinafter referred to as "The Council" maintains this website (the “The Council Site”) as a courtesy to those who may choose to access it.  The information presented on The Council Site is for informative purposes only. The Council grants permission to you to visit The Council Site and to download and copy the information, documents and materials (collectively, “Materials”) from The Council Site for your personal, non-commercial use until revoked at any time, without any right to resell or redistribute them or to compile or create derivative works from them, subject to the terms and conditions outlined below, and also subject to more specific restrictions that may apply to specific Material within The Council Site.

(b) The Council administers The Council Site. All Material on the Council Site appears subject to these terms and conditions.

(c) Unless expressly stated otherwise, the findings, interpretations, and conclusions expressed in the Materials on The Council Site are those of the various Council staff members, consultants and its advisers who have authored the work. They do not necessarily represent the views of The Council or its partners.  


The Council does not assume any guarantee or warranty for the Materials provided, neither with regard to suitability for certain purposes, marketability, or non-infringement, nor with regard to the fact that this material has other properties or purposes of any kind whatsoever.

The Council specifically does not make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any such Materials. The Council periodically adds, changes, improves or updates the Materials on The Council Site to the best of its knowledge without notice or special display. However, The Council excludes any liability for whether the information provided is up-to-date. Under no circumstances shall The Council be liable for any loss, damage, liability, or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of The Council Site, including, without limitation, any intentionally or negligently caused fault, error, omission, interruption or delay. The use of The Council Site is at the sole risk of the user. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall The Council or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, even if The Council has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

By using The Council Site, you specifically acknowledge and agree that The Council is not liable for your conduct.

The Council Site may contain advice, opinions, and statements of various information providers. The Council does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider, or any other person or entity. Reliance upon any such advice, opinion, statement, or other information shall also be at your own risk. Neither The Council nor its affiliates, nor any of their respective agents, employees, information providers or content providers, shall be liable to you or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, alteration of or use of any content from The Council Site, or for its timeliness or completeness, nor shall they be liable for any failure of performance, computer virus or communication line failure, regardless of cause, or for any resulting damages.

As a condition of use of The Council Site, you agree to indemnify The Council and its affiliates from and against any and all actions, claims, losses, damages, liabilities, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of your use of this Site, including, without limitation, any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by you of these terms and conditions. If you are dissatisfied with any Material on The Council Site or with any of its terms and conditions of use, your sole and exclusive redress is to discontinue using The Council Site.

The Council Site may contain links and references to third-party websites. The linked sites are not under the control of The Council, and The Council is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. The Council provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link or reference does not imply the endorsement of the linked site by The Council. The Council therefore accepts no liability whatsoever for the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on the linked website.

In the event of unlawful conduct in connection with the means of communication made available, The Council is also entitled to disclose the personal data of users in accordance with legal rulings.

The boundaries and names shown, and the designations used on the maps on The Council Site do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by The Council.

Preservation of immunities.  
General The Council reserves its exclusive right in its sole discretion to alter, limit or discontinue The Council Site or any Materials in any respect. The Council is under no obligation to take the needs, or those of other visitors to The Council Site, into consideration when changing The Council Site. The Council reserves the right in its sole discretion to deny visitors access to The Council Site or any portion of it without notice. No waiver by The Council of any provision of these terms and conditions shall be binding except as set out in writing and signed by its duly authorized representative.  

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