Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Read the Terms and Conditions, hereinafter “Terms”, regarding the use of Paraguay Educa’s, (a non-profit association created in Asuncion, Paraguay on July 25th, 2008) META (Technological Educational Medium for Learning) Portal carefully

User

According to these Terms, a user is any physical or legal person, public entity, whether a state entity or not, who enters the META Portal to inform themselves, use its contents and technological resources through technological applications.

Conditions for Access and Use

The META Portal is free of charge for the user, who hereby commits his or herself to using it respecting the national norms in place, good practices, respect towards resource property and respect of privacy and public order at all times.

The user will abstain his or herself from using the META Portal for illicit activities, which are forbidden in these Terms, and which can damage the rights and interests of the META Portal, Paraguay Educa, other users or third parties in any way, or which can damage, render inoperative, overcharge, deteriorate or hinder its normal use.

Paraguay Educa will establish a percentage of the resources the user can access without having to sign in. The user will be required to sign in to use it fully, which contemplates that the user must understand that the information provided by the META Portal is not considered exhaustive, complete or with the responsibility to satisfy every one of the user’s needs. In some opportunities, the information held within the portal shall simply be destined so that the user can access the greatest number of data regarding his or her topic of interest.

User’s obligations

The user commits to:

Refrain from damaging, rendering inoperative, or deteriorating the technological systems that sustain META Portal’s, Paraguay Educa’s or other users, nor content held within the aforementioned websites.

Refrain from interfering, or interrupting the access and use of the portal, servers or networks.

Develop, create comments and contents that do not affect the META Portal, Paraguay Educa or other users.

In case of non-compliance, the META Portal can act through the means it considers pertinent against any use of the portal that opposes these Terms, violates or hinders intellectual property rights, as well as any other right, and can withdraw or suspend, at any moment and without prior communication to the user.

The META Portal reserves the right to modify at any moment and without prior notice the design, content and services offered, and can interrupt or cancel any one of the resources or services presented or incorporated within, without any responsibility towards the users.

Registering

In order to become a META Portal user, it is not necessary to complete the registration form. Notwithstanding, should the user choose or have to register in order to use a certain service, they must complete the form with their exact and precise personal information (‘User registration’).

Except for fields otherwise indicated, answers to questions regarding user registration are voluntary. Failure to complete these fields may limit the customization of corresponding services. The registered user commits to immediately and determinately notifying the META Portal of any unauthorized use of their password. The META Portal reserves the right to reject any registration request or cancel a previously accepted registration.

The META Portal reserves the right to send information it may consider relevant to its users to the email address indicated by the user in the registration form.

Data Privacy

The purpose of automated personal data collection is to maintain a fluid relationship between the user and the META Portal, as well as the management, administration, extension and improvement of services users may wish to use.

The META Portal could grant user data to entities that are dependent to the Paraguayan government by law.

The META Portal collects general information such as the quantity and frequency of user interaction within the portal. Said information shall be used solely for statistical purposes, to determine the resources or services used so as to improve them accordingly and innovate them constantly.

Minors

Users younger than 13 require the consent of parents or guardian in order to register to the META Portal’s webpage, the latter being who shall accept the Terms to adhere in their name as well as their children or minors under guardianship.

Intellectual Property

All of the brands, commercial names or distinctive signs of any class that may eventually show up on the portal are property of Paraguay Educa or third parties, and the use or access to this portal does not grant the user any right whatsoever over said brands, commercial names or distinctive signs of any class.

All resources developed by users and uploaded or shared by them on META shall automatically hold the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY-SA). In addition, the user can decide if the license allows its commercial use or not (CC BY-NC). Failure to indicate the commercial option shall automatically be interpreted as the most permissive license (CC BY-SA).