Terms of use

Earth4All is an initiative formed by The Club of Rome, the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, the Stockholm Resilience Centre and the BI Norwegian Business School. Organisations and individuals can support the goal of Earth4All. Earth4All respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This Notice explains when and how we collect your personal data when you use our website, and the rights you have over your own information.

This Notice applies to the website of Earth4All. If you have any questions in relation to this Notice or would like to exercise your rights under it, please contact: 

By accessing or using this website owned or controlled by The Club of Rome on behalf of the Earth4All initiative you (the “User”) agree to be bound by these terms of use (“Terms”).

The Club of Rome reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms at any time. Your continued use of the website means that you accept and agree to the changes.


Earth4All content 

Earth4All content is protected by copyright, and unless otherwise stated is owned by the Club of Rome. To ensure wide dissemination of our initiative, we are committed to making our own content freely available and encourage the use, reproduction and dissemination of the text, multimedia and data presented. All Earth4All content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. It may be translated, copied, printed and downloaded for private study, research and teaching purposes, and for use in non-commercial products or services, provided that appropriate acknowledgement of Earth4All as the source is given and that the Earth4All or its partners’ endorsement of users’ views, products or services is not stated or implied in any way. No written permission is required for such use.

Specific restrictions and/or conditions may apply to specific materials within the Earth4All site, which will be clearly marked. 

Earth4All also permits the incorporation of parts of its publications into other works or publications in printed, electronic, or any other media, provided these are for non-commercial research or teaching purposes and the used material is appropriately attributed to the initiative. No written permission is required for such use.

However, if the materials copyrighted to Earth4All or its partners are intended to be used for commercial purposes, written permission is required.

Requests for permission must be made in writing and:

Clearly identify what material you would like to copy, and

Briefly explain the intended use of the material.

Please send all requests to titled “Copyright and permissions”.

Non-Earth4All content

The Earth4All website may include third party copyright material for which rights and permissions must be obtained from the copyright holder(s) indicated. We have made every reasonable effort to locate, contact and acknowledge rights holders and to correctly apply terms and conditions to these materials. Under no circumstances shall Earth4All or its partners be held responsible for any copyright infringements arising from the use of third party content.

Links to other websites

This website may contain links and references to third-party websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.


The information, products, and services contained on this site is provided “as is” without any warranties. The information presented does not necessarily reflect the views of the partner organisations or funders. 

The Club of Rome and partners accept no responsibility for losses, damages, costs, and other consequences resulting directly or indirectly from the use of this website and any information or material available from them. Nor does it guarantee that use of the information is free of any claims of copyright infringement.

The mention of names of specific companies, products, or services on the site does not imply any endorsement or recommendation.

The Earth4All Logo

Please consult our guidelines on external use of the Earth4All branding and contact for any requests to use the logo.

Contact us

In order to resolve a complaint regarding the Site or to receive further information regarding use of the Site, please contact us at: 

The Club of Rome
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