Avis juridique

http://www.ufmsecretariat.org is a free website.

This Legal Notice contains the Terms of Website Use (www.ufmsecretariat.org) that the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (referred to as UFMS) (ID: V65362691), Palau de Pedralbes, Pere Duran Farell 11, 08034 Barcelona – Spain, makes available to Internet users/users. Access to and use of services/information that facilitates this web site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions which shall apply without prejudice to any special conditions or, where appropriate, be established.


Intellectual property rights on the web, graphic design and codes are owned by the UFMS, or have been transferred to the UFMS by the owner, and UFMS has the exclusive rights to exploit them in any way and, in particular, reproduction, distribution, public communication and transformation. Unless expressly stated otherwise, the contents of this site, including, without limitation, text, images, sounds, animations, graphics, buttons, computer programs or databases, as well as design, navigation structure and programming, are owned by UFMS. Reproduction is authorized provided the source is acknowledged, save otherwise stated.

Intellectual property rights of non UFMS staff who publish their work on this website belong to its authors. The sending of such work to UFMS will be a free transfer of their rights to publish them through UFMS web sites.


The UFMS maintains this website to enhance public access to information about UFMS in general. The goal is to keep this information timely and accurate. The UFMS does not guarantee the absence of errors or interruptions in access to the website or its contents or that it is continuously updated without inaccuracies. In case of errors brought to the attention of UFMS or UFMS becomes aware of any errors, disconnections or lack of updated content, all efforts aimed at correcting the errors, restore communication and update such content will be made.

The opinions expressed in articles, papers, forums or mailing lists provided by this web site belong to the author or signatory thereof, and do not necessarily reflect the views of UFMS.

Published texts displayed are offered for informational purposes or dissemination. UFMS will seek to ensure the currency, accuracy and veracity, but assumes no liability for damage caused due to any inaccuracies in them.

UFMS is not responsible for any fault, error or damage, direct or indirect, that may be caused to the user’s computer system (hardware and software), or the files or documents stored therein, which are caused by or arising from:

1. The capacity or quality of your computer system or the presence of a virus in the user’s computer that is used to connect to services and web content.

2. Connection or access to the Internet.

3. A malfunction in your browser, or use of applications on the user whose versions are not updated or failure to obtain the corresponding user license.

Use of this web page gives the status of user of the website and implies full and unreserved acceptance of each of the provisions contained in this Legal Notice, as published by UFMS at the same time the users accesses this website.


UFMS assumes has no control and assumes no responsibility for information contained in third party external sites connected by links. Those links are for informational purposes only.


UFMS reserves the right to amend and update at any time and without notice the information contained on this Website, its configuration, availability and presentation, as well as these Terms of Use.


The UFMS is committed to the users’ privacy.

Access to and/or use of the UFMS website is provided by UFMS free of charge and anonymously. If in some cases it is necessary to process any personal data, this will be carried out in accordance with the UFMS Privacy Policy. Click the link to review UFMS Privacy Policy.

A user can browse through the UFMS website without giving any information about himself/herself. However, when the Website is accessed, certain information about users, such as internet protocol (IP) addresses, navigation through the site, software used and time spent, may be stored by the UFMS or on its behalf. This information will not specifically identify the user. This information will be used internally only for website traffic analysis, and not to identify users. No attempt will be made to monitor systematically individual users of IP addresses, or the actions that they perform.


The terms of use of this website shall be governed by Spanish Legislation. Nothing in this website should be interpreted as being a limitation upon or a waiver of the rights, privileges and immunities of the UFMS established by the Headquarters Agreement signed between the Kingdom of Spain and the Secretariat, on 4th May 2010.


The UFMS website is available in English, French and Arabic. In cases of any discrepancies between the three versions, the English text shall prevail.”