Terms of Use Avabase

Users rights and obligations

The contents of this site are protected under literary and artistic property law, the Berne Convention, EU directive 96/9/CE and book 1 of the French Code de la propriété intellectuelle.
All reproductions other than for the personal use of visitors to the site, notably with a view to publication in any form, are strictly forbidden without the express written permission of Cirad.
Visitors are responsible for their interpretation and use of the information consulted, and for the data they provide on forms included in the site.
They are bound by the prevailing rules and regulations.

With regard to information concerning specific individuals, visitors are bound by the recommendations issued by the French Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés (CNIL).

In particular, the copying of information from the site for commercial or advertising purposes is expressly forbidden.


Users may make temporary copies in a single computer's memory as are necessary to browse the website, and the user may make one permanent printout of each page of the website to be used for personal and non-commercial use.

Excerpts from this website may be copied or reproduced for print without permission for educational and non-commercial purposes.
If quotes or excerpts are used, full acknowledgment must be given to Avabase (see Citation).
Full acknowledgment includes citing the full name of Avabase, the title and URL of the web page, and the date on which the information was captured.

Creation of links

Any links to the pages on this site shall expressly mention Cirad.

Photo and illustration credits

All rights of reproduction are reserved, in France and overseas. Cirad owns all the photos on the site or has obtained permission from the photographer for their use on Avabase website alone.

Warning relative to use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google").
Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above."