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agreement with the following terms and conditions.
2. This website (the Joint
External Debt Hub, JEDH) is jointly administered and
operated by four international agencies (hereinafter
referred as the “four agencies”): the Bank for International
Settlements (BIS), the International Monetary Fund (IMF),
the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
(OECD), and the World Bank. The website is hosted by the
World Bank on behalf of the four agencies. The information
presented herein is to promote availability of comparable
and comprehensive external debt statistics to the general
public. The four agencies are pleased to allow Users to
visit the Site and download and copy the information,
documents and materials (collectively, "Materials") from the
Site for User's personal and non-commercial use.
3. Materials provided on this
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either express or implied, including without limitation
warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular
purpose, and non-infringement. The four agencies
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as to the accuracy or completeness of any such Materials.
The participating agencies periodically add, change,
improve, or update the Materials on this Site without
notice. Under no circumstances shall the four agencies be
liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred
or suffered which is claimed to result from use of this
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their affiliates, nor any of their respective agents,
employees, information providers or content providers shall
be liable to any User or anyone else for any inaccuracy,
error, omission, interruption, timeliness, completeness,
deletion, defect, failure of performance, computer virus,
communication line failure, alteration of, or use of any
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liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys'
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limitation any claims alleging facts that if true would
constitute a breach by User of these terms and conditions.
Users who maintain an external website may include
electronic links to the homepage or any html page of this
website, provided that doing so:
· does not
infringe the intellectual property rights of the four
agencies, in particular with respect to their names,
acronyms and logos; and is not
misleading, for instance by implying endorsement by or
affiliation with the four agencies.
II. Links to third-party web
6. This Site may contain links to
third-party web sites. The linked sites are not under the
control of the four agencies and the participating agencies
are not responsible for the contents of any linked site or
any link contained in a linked site. Any linked site does
not imply endorsement by the four agencies.
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of the District of Columbia, United States of America.
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agreement shall be deemed to constitute a waiver of the
immunities of the four agencies.
9. The four agencies reserve the
right in their collective discretion, without notice or
obligation to take the needs of any user into consideration,
to modify or terminate its Site and to deny any user access
to its Site or any portion thereof.