Terms of Service

Last Revised: March 2023

Thank you for your interest in the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW). ICRW is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. We are glad to have you as part of our community. These terms (these “Terms“) apply to your use of icrw.org and any related websites (the “Site”) of the International Center for Research on Women (“ICRW,” “we,” “us” or “our“).

Accepting these Terms

If you access or use the Site, it means you agree to be bound by ICRW’s Privacy Policy and all of the terms below. Please read all of the terms before you use the Site. If a term does not make sense to you, please let us know. If you don’t agree to all of the terms below, you may not use the Site.

Privacy Policy

For information about how we collect, use, and share information about users of the Site, please see our Privacy Policy.

Intellectual Property

All information, materials, and content of the Site, including text, graphics, data, formatting, graphs, designs, HTML, look and feel, photographs, music, sounds, images, software, videos, designs, typefaces, source, and object code, format, queries, algorithms, and other content is owned by ICRW or is used with permission. ICRW reserves all rights not expressly set forth in these Terms.

Any suggestions, comments, or other feedback you give us about the Site or ICRW will be our confidential information. We are free to use, disclose, reproduce, license, distribute, and exploit this feedback as we see fit, without compensation to you or any obligation or restriction because of any intellectual property rights or otherwise.

Use of Content

The content on the website is provided for informational purposes only. You may not copy, modify, distribute, display, transmit, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, or sell any content, products, or services obtained from the website without prior written permission from ICRW.

User Conduct

You agree to use the website only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms. You are prohibited from using the website to harass, abuse, defame, or harm others, or for any illegal, obscene, or otherwise objectionable purpose.

Third-Party Websites

The website may contain links to third-party websites or resources. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by ICRW of the content, products, or services provided by such third-party websites or resources. ICRW is not responsible for the content or practices of any third-party website or resource.

Disclaimer of Warranties

The website is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied. ICRW makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, suitability, or reliability of the website or any content, products, or services provided on the website.

Limitation of Liability

ICRW is not liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of or inability to use the website or any content, products or services obtained from the website.


You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless ICRW and its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and agents from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your use of the website, your violation of these Terms, or your violation of any rights of another.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the District of Columbia, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts located in the District of Columbia for the resolution of any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms.

Changes to Terms and Conditions

ICRW may modify this Agreement at any time, in its sole discretion, by posting the modified Agreement on the site. Your continued use of the site following the posting of any modifications to this Agreement constitutes your acceptance of those modifications.


If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms of Service, please contact us at [email protected].