Terms of Use and Privacy Policy


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  • Publication Director: François Burgat
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  • Design and development: Guillaume Vialet

Any and all reproduction of these photographs shall be subject to authorization by their author(s).

Terms of Use

This website was conceived only to provide general information.

Intellectual Property

All elements of this website are copyright ©2013-2017 WAFAW, all reproduction rights reserved.

This entire website falls within the scope of French and international provisions concerning copyright and intellectual property. All reproduction rights are reserved, including for downloadable documents and iconographic and photographic representations.

Any non-authorized reproduction or distribution of all or some of the elements and information of this website is prohibited. The content is available for private and non-collective use.

The French Intellectual Property Code authorizing, pursuant to Article L. 122-5.2 and 3a, firstly, only “copies or reproductions reserved strictly for the private use of the copier and not intended for collective use” and secondly, only analyses and short citations for the purposes of example and illustration, “any complete or partial representation or reproduction made without the consent of the author or of his successors insightful or assigns shall be unlawful” (Article L. 122-4). Such representation or reproduction, by any procedure whatsoever, shall therefore constitute an infringement punishable pursuant to Articles L. 335-2 et seq. of the French Intellectual Property Code.


In accordance with the provisions of French Law 98-536 of 1 July 1998 transposing into the French Intellectual Property Code the EC Directive 96/9 of 11 March 1996 concerning legal protection of databases, WAFAW is the producer and owner of all or some of the databases comprising this website.

By accessing this website, you acknowledge that the data comprising it are legally protected and, pursuant to the provisions of the French Law of 1 July 1998 cited above, you are prohibited in particular from extracting, reusing, stocking, reproducing, representing or preserving, directly or indirectly, on any media whatsoever, by any means and in any form whatsoever, all or some of the qualitatively or quantitatively substantive parts of the database contents appearing on the website which you have accessed, or repeatedly and systematically extracting or reusing qualitatively or quantitatively non-substantive parts when such operations clearly exceed normal conditions of use.

Data Protection (“Loi informatique et libertés”)

In accordance with the French Law of 6 January 1978 concerning data protection and civil liberties and pursuant to Article 43 of the amended French Law of 30 September 1986, you have the right to access, modify, correct and delete personal data concerning you, by addressing your request by electronic mail.

Brands and Logos, Hypertext Links

Any use whatsoever of the brand names, texts, documents on this website is prohibited without the authorization of WAFAW.

The WAFAW logotype designed by Thibaud Fournet is under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported licence (CC BY-SA 3.0). For extra rights or needs, please feel free to contact us.

All hypertext links to this website shall be subject to prior authorization. Likewise, the liability of WAFAW shall not be incurred by the content of websites linking to www.wafaw.org.