We encourage open, lively debate, but the decision to publish comments received via this website remains at the discretion of the Good ID Team, which is made of team members at Omidyar Network and Unfold Stories Ltd.
Comments that violate any of our website terms and conditions, as published at https://www.good-id.org/en/terms-conditions/ will not be tolerated.
In addition, we ask you to respect the following code of practice:
Conduct and use of language
Your comment should be within the scope of the topic under discussion. Comments should be civil and tasteful, and must not be malicious or designed to offend. Swear-words and profanity will not be accepted.
No reference should be made to the personality of other participants or authors, nor should attacks be made on an individual's character.
You agree that you will not: comment for any unlawful purpose; submit, post or transmit any defamatory, libelous, abusive, harassing, obscene, indecent, threatening or illegal material, or any material that infringes the intellectual property rights of others, through comments on this website.
This website is a space for discussion, comment and debate on digital identity issues and seeks to serve the wider digital identity community. It cannot be used to make direct requests to our staff or organizations, for funding, employment, or personal meetings. Any such requests will not be published. The only exception is a request for more information or clarification.
You should remember that you are legally responsible for what you write. By submitting a comment to our website, you undertake to indemnify Omidyar Network or Unfold Stories Ltd against any liability arising from breach of confidentiality or copyright, or any obscene, defamatory, seditious, blasphemous or other actionable statement you may make.
You agree that you will not: impersonate or misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity to Omidyar Network or Unfold Stories Ltd; or express or imply that any statement you make is endorsed by the Good ID Team.
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By posting a comment, you agree that you will not: send unsolicited mass mailings, email, junk mail, “spam,” chain letters or promotions or advertisements for products or services. No advertising or promotion is allowed, except where it is for an event, publication or similar item that has direct relevance to the subject of discussion.
Nuisance comments to the point of spamming will not be tolerated. We want to ensure everyone has the space to join the debate and will therefore block any users trying to monopolize the comments section with repeated and excessive submissions.
Information about locating and sharing knowledge and expertise is welcomed, but within the specific discussion provided.
We will not edit any of your comments, but we may refrain from publishing your comments if they contravene these rules.
We welcome constructive criticism and feedback, but unsubstantiated accusations and slander may be removed.
Use of your comments
This is a public website and by taking part in discussions here you accept that your comments are shared in the public domain.
Last updated on May 22, 2019