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Disclaimer of content

This website has been produced by the SWIM and Horizon 2020 Support Mechanism, a Project funded by the European Union. The content of this website, the information set out and the views expressed in the materials published are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the European Union. Neither the European Union institutions and bodies nor any person acting on their behalf may be held responsible for the use which may be made of the information contained therein.

The SWIM-H2020 SM makes every effort to ensure, but do not guarantee, the accuracy of the information on this website. We accept no responsibility for and exclude all liability in connection with browsing through this Website, the use of information or downloading any materials from it, including but not limited to any liability for errors, inaccuracies, omissions, as well as misleading or defamatory statements. Hyperlinks to other websites imply neither responsibility for, nor approval of, the information contained in those other websites on the part of the SWIM-H2020 SM.


Disclaimer of damages

By using this website, the user assumes all risks associated with its use, including any risk to computers, software or data being damaged by any virus, software, or any other file which might be transmitted or activated via this website. Additionally, the SWIM-H2020 SM hereby excludes liability for any demands, claims, damages or losses of any kind with regard to any content or information provided on this website, including but not limited to direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or compensatory damages, lost revenues or profits, or otherwise, resulting from the use or misuse of this website or the information contained.



We encourage the use of links to the SWIM-H2020 SM website, in order to make SWIM-H2020 SM project material as widely available as possible.

Links from the SWIM-H2020 SM website may take the user you to other websites, at your own risk. While such links are provided in good faith, the SWIM-H2020 SM does not  accept  or endorse the websites to which it has established links in any way. Links to external or third party websites are provided solely for the convenience of the user  and the SWIM-H2020 SM is not responsible for the content, the use or privacy practices of any other website. Use of any such links will not render the SWIM-H2020 SM liable for loss or liability of any kind. It is important for users to take necessary precautions, especially to ensure appropriate safety from viruses, worms, Trojan horses and other potentially destructive items.


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The SWIM-H2020 SM recognises the importance of protecting the privacy of all information provided by users of the SWIM-H2020 SM website and all other users of its services.

With the exception of personally identifiable information, the use of which is covered under our Privacy Policy, any material you send or post to this Website shall be considered non-proprietary and not confidential. Unless you advise to the contrary we will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use such material for any and all purposes.

When using this website, you shall not post or send to or from this Website any material for which you have not obtained all necessary consents, is discriminatory, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, liable to incite racial hatred, in breach of confidentiality or privacy, which may cause annoyance or inconvenience to others, which encourages or constitutes conduct that would be deemed a criminal offence, give rise to a civil liability, or otherwise is contrary to the law.

The SWIM-H2020 SM collects information from its website users, subscribers and other users through the use of cookies which are used to provide better services to users of the website and learning how we can make improvements. By using and browsing the SWIM-H2020 SM website, you consent to cookies being used for the reasons above. If you do not consent, you must disable cookies or refrain from using the site.

We may retain emails and other information sent to us for our internal administrative purposes, and to help us to serve users better. We may contact you to elicit feedback on the service we have provided – this is to help us make sure our users continue to receive the best service possible. Any personal data will be processed pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 45/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2000 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the EU institutions and bodies and on the free movement of such data.



We use reasonable precautions to protect our users’ personal information and to store it securely. Access to users’ information is restricted, and the servers on which we store information are kept in a secure environment.

The SWIM-H2020 SM website contains links to other sites. The SWIM-H2020 SM is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such other sites. We encourage users of the website to be aware when they leave the site and to read the privacy statements of each website to which we may link that may collect personally identifiable information.


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