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Participating in blogs, debates, Q&As and polls on the Tearfund site:
 
We welcome your participation in any interactive feature on our site, including posting comments to our blogs, submitting questions for a featured Q&A, adding your opinion to one of our debates, taking part in one of our polls or adding to our prayer wall. We want to hear your views in response to our debates and blogs and we will listen to your comments.
 
For the purpose of the Terms of Use, ‘post’ can refer to any interactive section of the website.
 
Due to the sensitivity of some of the locations we work in and the issues that we address, we may have to moderate all comments submitted. This is a precaution to ensure that we do not jeopardise our staff security. For this reason, there may be a delay between the submission of your comment and it appearing on the site. We will do our best to include your post as quickly as possible. We reserve the right to withhold any post, without further comment or notice to you.
 
We reserve the right to remove the access of any individual who has abused Tearfund’s web services, breached the Terms and Conditions, Terms of Use and/or persistently submitted inappropriate material.  
 
Be aware that in exceptional circumstances Tearfund could be legally obliged to reveal your registration information and/or IP address to the authorities.
 
In order to participate in any interactive feature on this site, we ask that you observe the Terms of Use, including the following Participants' Rules. Site users are also governed by our website Terms and Conditions.
 

Participants’ rules

 

 

Suspension and termination

 
We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of this acceptable use policy through your use of our site. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.
 
Failure to comply with this acceptable use policy constitutes a material breach of the terms of use upon which you are permitted to use our site, and may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:
 
 
We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of the terms of use. The responses described in this policy are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.