Terms and conditions of use
The site www.bice.org (and sites placed in its subdomains) is designed to provide personal information and mobilisation advice to users. Access to and use of this site is restricted by the conditions described below, and by French law.
BICE reserves the right to modify and update, without advance notice, the General Conditions and all other elements currently on this site. This Internet site and its General Conditions are subject to French law, and are presented in French, English and Spanish.
Publication and hosting
The site is published by: Bureau International Catholique de l'Enfance (BICE), 70 Boulevard de Magenta, F-75010 Paris
Editor-in-Chief: Yves Marie-Lanoë, President of BICE
Editorial team: Sandrine Tiffreau, Adriano Leite, Margot Berg, Isabelle Mourot.
Webmaster: Margot Berg
Production and web hosting: Tchap
Right of access and modification
BICE undertakes to keep and not divulge any of your personal information. This information is stored on our secure servers for a limited time.
Registration with the CNIL
The site http://www.bice.org has been registered by the CNIL (National Data Protection Authority) under the number 470101. In application of articles 27 and 34 of the Data and Freedom act n° 78-17 of 6 January 1978, any person can modify or suppress personal data. If you wish to exercise this right, send us a message via our contact form.
Personal data concerning the donor form and the online shop
All your personal information which we store when you make a donation or buy something online is securely transmitted to our partner Ogone, via SSL encryption. So that you can buy or donate safely, your bank details are protected on Ogone sites. BICE undertakes to respect the confidential nature of your donation, to not give out your address to any other organisation, and to conduct its financial affairs with the utmost transparency.
General conditions of online sales
Purchases made in our online store are not tax-deductible.
Online Products and Services
All of our available products are featured in our online store catalogue.
All products are subject to availability.
Shipping and handling fees are already included in the price of each product.
Refunds and Exchanges
Customers may return items for exchange or refund within 15-days of the delivery date ; shipping and handling costs are the responsibility of the customer and cannot be reimbursed by BICE.
Customers will be charged for their items at the time of purchase.
Online payments are made by credit card, either through PayPal or Ogone’s secured system.
We will also mail a hard copy of the bill to the client address listed.
Deliveries are made to the address indicated on the order form.
Delivery time is contingent upon order processing and preparation time at BICE (5 days maximum) and transportation time required by the Post Office. BICE cannot be held responsable for unexpected delays should a delivery arrive after the Post Office’s estimated arrival date.
Intellectual property rights
BICE advises users of the website that many elements of this site are :
- protected by copyright legislation: particularly photographs, articles, drawings, animated sequences, digital audio or video recordings;
- and / or protected by legislation on drawings ;
- protected by legislation on brands (the term « brand »)
As such, any reproduction, representation, use, adaptation, modification, incorporation, translation, commercialisation, whether partial or whole, by whatever procedure and on whatever medium (paper, digital,…) for any distribution worldwide, is subject to prior written authorisation of the association.
Software brands and logos which appear on this site are the property of the respective companies which market them, and may not be used without the express written consent of the owner of these brands and logos.
Pictures on our website
The pictures used on our website belong to BICE, or their use has been authorized by the following photographers:
Thomas Louapre: photo coverages in Peru and Russia
Isabelle Lesser: photo coverages in Cambodia
Eleonore Henry de Frahan: photo coverages in India
Emmanuel Pêtre: photo coverages in Nepal and in Russia
Davis Durnez: missions in Côte d'Ivoire, in Togo, in Mali and in Nepal
Adriano Leite: mission inTogo
Limitation of responsibility
Your use of the site http://www.bice.org is your unique responsibility. BICE may not be held responsible for any damage, direct or indirect, such as material damage, loss of data or programmes or financial damage, which may result from the use of this site or related sites.
We draw your attention to the fact that certain products or services presented on BICE’s website may be subject to specific legislation, restrictions and/or prohibition in certain countries.
You can send personal messages via BICE’s servers. BICE may not be held responsible for messages which are not sent by the association and over which it has no control.
In any event, BICE may not be held responsible for the content, products or services proposed on sites which may be linked by hypertext or any other link, to its own site.