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Use of this Web site is subject to the following terms and conditions. WHO and UNICEF reserve the right to seek all remedies available by law for any violation of these terms of use, including any violation of WHO’s and UNICEF’s rights in their names and emblems and their rights in connection with the information, artwork, text, video, audio, or pictures (together, the “Contents”) of this Web Site.

The Contents of this Web Site are selected on the basis of WHO’s and UNICEF’s own criteria and in their own sole discretion. WHO and UNICEF reserve the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of this site, including but not limited to these terms of use, hours of availability and equipment needed for use.

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