Terms, Credits & Disclaimers


Editorial ownership of website content

The Sarawak Initiatives is a Non-Governmental Organisation and a Non-profit organisation and not all the content of the website are produced by us. Where material in the website are owned by us, these are our properties and where materials are produced by third parties, these are owned by third parties and reproduction and usage of third party materials are subjected to their copyright and ownership by the third parties. You may send an enquiry to us on copyright matters on any of our website material.


Some photographs, pictures, videos, texts, audio found in our website may be the property of The Sarawak Initiatives while some may be owned by third parties. Credits are given to the owners of third party materials found in our website such as photographs, pictures, videos, texts, audio. Credit for videos may appear at the end of the videos or may appear in text form accompanied with the video and all credits are given to them. Third party owners claiming ownership may inform us of their ownership and request us not to use these materials and we will take them off from our website. Our usage of third party materials is in no way our intention to infringe of copyright of third party ownership as there are publicly available and our usage are not for profits but for improvement of livelihood.

The Sarawak Initiatives operates on a “notice and takedown” basis. If you believe that any content in our website infringes your intellectual property rights, please notify us immediately by utilising the ‘Contact Us’ form. Once this notification has been received, we will use all reasonable endeavours to remove the infringing content complained about within a reasonable period of time.


Some of the contents displayed on the website are the intellectual property of the Sarawak Initiatives while others may belong to third parties. You may not reuse, republish, or reprint such content without our written consent and or the consent from the third parties.

All information posted is merely for educational and informational purposes. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice. Should you decide to act upon any information on this website, you do so at your own risk.

While the information on this website has been verified to the best of our abilities, we cannot guarantee that there are no mistakes or errors and we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. The opinions and contents from other third parties belongs to the third parties and The Sarawak Initiatives shall not necessarily share the same opinion or endorse the content.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under our control. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

This website may contain copyrighted material, the use of which may not have been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. This material is available in an effort to explain issues relevant to our works. The material contained in this website is distributed without profit for research and educational purposes. This should constitute a ‘fair use’ of any such copyrighted material.

If you wish to use any copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond ‘fair use’, you must obtain expressed permission from the copyright owner.

Whilst precautions are taken to detect computer viruses and ensure security, The Sarawak Initiatives cannot guarantee that the website is virus-free and secure. The Sarawak Initiatives shall not be liable for any loss or damage which may occur as a result of any virus or breach of security.

Whilst making every attempt to secure personal data, The Sarawak Initiatives cannot accept responsibility for any unauthorised access or loss of personal information that is beyond its control.

Certain links in this site connect to other websites maintained by third parties over whom The Sarawak Initiatives has no control. The Sarawak Initiatives makes no representations as to the accuracy or any other aspect of information contained in other websites.

We reserve the right to change this policy at any given time. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page.