Terms of Use

By using USAID's GenderLinks, you accept and agree to be bound by the Terms of Use. 

The Terms of Use apply to USAID's GenderLinks portal as accessed through the web portal, mobile, or other devices, and may be updated from time to time. Before using the site, please read the following Terms of Use agreement. 

About GenderLinks

USAID's GenderLinks is an online Knowledge Management (KM) platform for gender practitioners to learn about current trends and advancements in USAID gender programming worldwide. 

GenderLinks supports USAID’s Office of Gender Development (GenDev) by curating and centralizing gender-related information and knowledge products (resources, case studies, online trainings, evaluations).

Who can use GenderLinks?

The use of this platform is not limited; anyone with access to this system may use the information found within.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

When you visit GenderLinks, we may store some or all of the following:

  • The IP address from which you accessed our site
  • The date and time of access
  • The URL of the website from which you linked to our site
  • The name of the file or words you searched for on our site
  • The pages you visited on our site
  • The items clicked on a page
  • The browser and operating system used for access

We do not collect or track any personal information through these processes. We use this information, in the aggregate, to make our website more useful to visitors— to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology used to detect operational problems, and to improve the website's overall security.

Disclaimer and Liability 

This Agreement sets forth the general terms and conditions of your use of the platform and any of its products or services. 

GenderLinks may contain links or references to other websites or applications maintained by third parties over whom GenderLinks has no control. The portal administration is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those sites or applications. Inclusion of any third-party link does not imply an endorsement or recommendation by GenderLinks. USAID's GenderLinks and USAID shall not be responsible or liable for the content of the portal and its components provided by members unless published by the Administrators of the portal.


GenderLinks reserves the right to change these conditions from time to time as it sees fit and your continued use of the portal will signify your acceptance of any adjustment to these terms.

Acceptance of these terms

By using the GenderLinks platform or its services, you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Agreement, you are not authorized to use or access the portal and its services.