Terms and Conditions

The WPS Helpdesk website is managed by Saferworld. This page sets out the terms and conditions on which you may make use of our website (www.wpshelpdesk.org). Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the site. By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use.

See also our privacy policy.

Information about us

www.wpshelpdesk.org is a site operated by Saferworld, (registered charity no.1043843). Our headquarters are at 28 Charles Square, London, N1 6HT, UK.


All website design, text, graphics and the selection and arrangement of them are Copyright of the Conflict, Stability and Security Fund of the UK government (CSSF). Photos are the copyright of CSSF and/or the photographer/licensing agency. All rights are reserved. No part of this website or the content on it may be reproduced, stored or transmitted in any form or by any means electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without full attribution. CSSF welcomes and encourages the use and dissemination of the material included in our publications. Some material on the site is not ours and is reproduced with the permission of the owner. To reproduce this material you will need to seek permission from the copyright holder/s (as indicated in the photo copyright section on this page).

Photo credits

Many of the photographs used on the website are taken by the WPS Helpdesk consortium partners or by photographers hired by the WPS Helpdesk. Other photographers are credited appropriately where their photos are used.

Trade Marks

All trading names, brand names, products and service names and titles and copyrights used on the website are trademarks, trade names and service marks or copyrights of their respective holders. No permission is given by us for their use by any person other than such holders and such use may constitute an infringement of the holders’ rights.

Restricted use of website content

Permission is granted to electronically copy or print sections of the website for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of materials on this site without our prior written consent is strictly prohibited.

CSSF are the owners of all intellectual property rights on our site and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties from around the world. All such rights are reserved.

You may not modify paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you may not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.

You may not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining permission to do so from us.

Links to third party websites and social media

Certain links on the website may lead to other websites or social media pages which are not under our control. The use of third party websites is entirely at your own risk and we accept no liability for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. Links provided on the website are provided to you only for reference. The inclusion of any link does not imply reliability and endorsement by us of the content of any third party’s website or social media page.

Linking to the WPS Helpdesk site

You may link to our website, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You may not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

Social media integration

We take no responsibility for the content of any postings by third parties.