Terms of use

By using and/or accessing this website, you agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions (which include the privacy policy). These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of England and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

These terms and conditions may be updated without notice to you, so please check these regularly.

This website (www.peoplenotpoaching.org) is provided as a public service. The general public may use this site to review and retrieve publicly available information and documents.

The IWT Learning Platform is a partnership between the IUCN CEESP/SSC Sustainable Use and Livelihoods Specialist Group (SULi), the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), and TRAFFIC, the wildlife trade monitoring network. 

Except where otherwise noted, the content of this website, including its intellectual property, is owned by the IWT Learning Platform and partners or contributors. It may be republished, copied, used or reproduced for non-commercial study purposes under the is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

This means, when you submit any content, you agree to be bound by the terms of the Creative Commons Licence. Under the terms of this licence, anyone can copy, distribute and display work submitted to the IWT Learning Platform, and make derivative works, providing that he/she gives the original author credit and makes the new work available under the Creative Commons Licence. Please check the Creative Commons Licence for the full terms and conditions of the licence. 


Any personal information submitted to IWT Learning Platform will be treated in accordance with the Privacy Policy.

If you believe we are infringing your intellectual property rights, please contact us. We will deal with your concern as quickly as possible.

Disclaimer of liability

Subject to the comments about user contributed content below, reasonable efforts have been made to offer the most current, correct, and clearly expressed information possible, on this website. Nevertheless, inadvertent errors in information may occur.

We make no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the accuracy, quality, content, completeness, or adequacy of information and data on the website. 

We also reserve the right to make changes to the website at any time without notice to you.

This website provides access to the World Wide Web, including links to other sites. Once you leave the site we cannot control the information you access and we’re not responsible for your use of other websites. You access other websites at your own risk.

If misleading, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate information on this website is brought to our attention, a reasonable effort will be made to fix or remove it. Such concerns about the website should be addressed to help@peoplenotpoaching.org.

Disclaimer of reliability

We make no representations or warranties regarding the condition or functionality of this website, its suitability for use, or that this web service will be uninterrupted or error-free.

We cannot ensure that the website is appropriate or available for use in every territory around the world. By using the website, you are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws in your territory. You must stop using it immediately if by using it you infringe any law or regulation in your jurisdiction.

Disclaimer of damages

By using this website or any part of it, you assume all risks associated with the use of this site, including any risk of relying on information or content found on this site; or risk to your computer, software or data being damaged.

We shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, including (but not limited to) lost revenues or lost profits, resulting from the use or misuse of the website and/or information contained on it.

However, if IWT Learning Platform or partners are liable to you for any reason, its liability will be limited to £200 (except in the case of any liability IWT Learning Platform or partners has for death or personal injury resulting from its negligence or fraudulent misrepresentation).

If your use of the website, including (but not limited to) your use of the resources or uploading of other content, or breach of these Terms and Conditions creates any losses for IWT Learning Platform or partners , you will compensate IWT Learning Platform or partners for all its losses (including direct and indirect losses, all costs and all damages).

Disclaimer of endorsement

Reference in the website to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favouring. The views and opinions of authors expressed on this website do not necessarily state or reflect those of the IWT Learning Platform or partners, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

For more information, please contact help@peoplenotpoaching.org.

Your contributions to the website

If you submit or upload any content to the website, you agree to accept and comply with the following rules at all times. In these terms and conditions, "content" means any initiative, resource or other user-generated content.

We do not guarantee that we moderate any content posted to the website but we reserve the right to review/remove/edit any content at any time. We also reserve our right to terminate your access to the website or any part of it. If you wish to report any content contributed to the website, please email us via help@peoplenotpoaching.org.

Any content contributed to the website by users contains the contributors' personal views and information and not those of IWT Learning Platform or partners. We do not guarantee or endorse the accuracy or reliability of, and can accept no liability in respect of, any advice, opinion, statement or information contained in any user-generated content.

You irrevocably agree that other content you post to the website may be used by IWT Learning Platform or partners for any purpose, including on our websites and in hard copy publications, provided it is used in accordance with our privacy policy.