The Values We share and how We protect them
ACD - Agency for Cultural Diplomacy is a non-profit international association from Vienna, Austria.
Particulary in this non-profit field, it is very important to clearly define the aims and purposes of our activities, to define the core values for building of ethical frame for internal affairs, so as for development of cooperations and partnerships, project development and for all other activities, to avoid any kind of abuse and unfairness.
Regarding development of partnerships and collaborations,
ACD- Team sets on the following core values:
Transparency, through the open communication,
reciprocity of material and immaterial investments from all partners and
expectations of results,
determinated benefits from collaboration with the ACD.
ACD- Team has created documents and templates for (strategic) communication, development of parterships and cooperations.
The culture of the ACD internal and external communication is based on friendly and kind, meaningful but simple and clear messages, respectful conversation, dialog, debatte and efficient use of time and of all other ressources. ACD Team sets on fairness and equal opportunities for interested who will contribute to the ACD- activities or to initiate ACD- related projects, to attend ACD- events, to became members, partners, supporters and friends.
By signing the ACD- code of conduct, all ACD partners, members, supporters and friends will confirm their agreement to avoid any kind of racism, hate speech, discrimination, any kind of violence and all other actions which are not in accordance with the ACD values, as defined in our statutes.
Within the all fields of action, ACD Team will practice and promote respect for social and natural environment, appreciate all human kind in their dignity, show respect for all confessions, traditions, cultures and lifestyles which are not directed against other people, their culture, values, traditions and beliefs, against nature and the Universal human rights.
Concerning the website, ACD - Agency for Cultural Diplomacy
(Agentur Für Kulturdiplomatie) sets on respectful use, share, exchange
and dissemination of informations in term of rules and rights, which
are in accordance with applicable law.
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The ACD is not responsible for the content, availability, correctness or accuracy of the linked sites or of the offerings, links or advertisements therein. It is not liable for illegal, incorrect or incomplete content or in particular for damages arising from the use or non-use of the information provided on linked sites.
In all publications, the ACD endeavors to comply with applicable copyrights. If, in spite of this, an infringement of copyright should occur, the ACD will after notification remove the relevant object from its publication or indicate the appropriate copyright. All brand names and trademarks mentioned within the Internet offering that are possibly protected by third parties are without limitation subject to the provisions of the law on trademarks and related signs and the property rights of the registered owners. The mere fact that they have been mentioned should not be taken to mean that trademarks are not protected by third-party rights. Reproduction of graphics or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the ACD's express consent.
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