Legal Disclaimer

Legal disclaimer

Nature of the information made available

AVEC makes every effort to ensure that the information offered on its website ( is complete, correct, accurate and up-to-date. Despite these efforts, inaccuracies may occur. This website and any material it contains are made available without making representations and without any guarantees. The use of this website and of its information occurs exclusively at your own risk.


AVEC makes every effort to secure the website by all reasonable means and methods. AVEC attempts to limit possible inconveniences caused by technical defaults as much as possible (best effort). Yet AVEC cannot exclude the possibility that wrongful technical manoeuvres or unauthorised interventions occur. For these reasons AVEC cannot guarantee that access to the website will not be interrupted at any time, or will not in other ways be hampered by such problems.
In no event will AVEC be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

External hyperlinks
This website contains hyperlinks to other websites over which AVEC does not exercise any technical control or any control with respect to the content. AVEC cannot offer any guarantee with respect to the completeness or the correctness of the content, nor with respect to the availability of these websites, and therefore does not accept any liability for any direct or indirect damages resulting from the use thereof.

Links to the AVEC website
You may link to the AVEC home page and individual pages within AVEC’s website without requiring our permission. For any technical questions you may have, please do not hesitate to contact the AVEC Secretariat or Birthe Steenberg – As a general rule, however, we do request that those linking to our website respect the following conditions:

  • Links should not be used in a defamatory context;
  • Those creating links to specific pages within our websites or other online resources should be aware that specific page URLs are subject to change without notice;
  • The AVEC logo or part of that logo cannot be copied nor used to create links without first obtaining permission from AVEC (please contact the AVEC Secretariat or Birthe Steenberg – for further information).

Intellectual property

The text, images, video files and audio files that are represented on this site can be reproduced provided data integrity is maintained and AVEC copyright duly indicated. When in doubt about intellectual property, contact the AVEC Secretariat or Birthe Steenberg –

Applicable law and competent court

This Disclaimer is governed by Belgian law. By using this website you agree that in case of a dispute, the courts of Brussels shall have sole jurisdiction.