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Liability for Content

The information that is contained on this site is for preliminary and general purposes only. We may at any time and from time to time at our full and complete discretion make any changes to the information that is contained in this site. This information is provided “as is” and to the extent permitted by law, is provided without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including (but not limited to) any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for any particular purpose, or non-infringement.

While the information provided is believed to be accurate, it may include errors or inaccuracies. As such, no reliance whatsoever should be placed on the information that is contained in this site as being accurate, complete and up to date. We will not accept responsibility for any cost, damage, expense or loss (whether direct or indirect) that is or may be incurred as a result of any possible error, misrepresentation and or omission that is, was, or may be contained in this site at any time and from time to time.

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References or links to the content provided by external providers must be distinguished from the content of Walk Free’s own website. By embedding links to external websites, Walk Free does not endorse these sites, their opinions or any products they may offer. At the time of linking, these websites were checked for any potential violation of rights and no illegal contents could be identified. In the event that we become aware of a violation the respective link to the website will be immediately deleted. We have no influence whatsoever over these websites and assume no responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or legality of the content of these websites.

Future Revisions

These terms of use may be updated by us at our discretion and without notice to you. If you do not agree to these conditions please do not use this website. Please revise this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of this site following the posting of any changes to this page constitutes an acceptance of these terms on your part.

Reports and Data

At Walk Free, we welcome any efforts that will improve the estimation of the extent of modern slavery. We are keen to learn from and work with any person or government seeking to expose the prevalence of this crime. To that end, we are committed to sharing our reports, data and methodology in the manner on the terms described below.

Download the Reports

Various reports and research publications, including the Global Slavery Index reports (Reports) are available for viewing and download on the website. All Reports are protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights.  All rights to the Reports are reserved by Walk Free unless otherwise granted to you.

  1. You may not in any circumstances resell or distribute the Reports in their entirety or any image, content or any other part of the Reports; and
  2. When referencing any Report you credit, in a manner reasonable to the medium or means you are using, the applicable Report as a source, in substantially the following form:  “Global Slavery Index [year] Dataset, Walk Free, available from:”

Walk Free may allow you to download one or more Reports from the website. Walk Free grants to you a personal, non-exclusive, non-sub licensable and non-transferrable right to download and use a copy of any Reports which are made available for download by Walk Free under these terms and conditions.  You may use the Reports for any purpose, provided that:

Download the Data

Key data on which Reports are based (Data) are also available for download, on a restricted basis. Walk Free’s Data and the compilation of that Data is proprietary and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights.

Walk Free Data can be requested via the Download section of our website, subject to additional terms and conditions.

Data is available free of charge for any purpose (including commercial purpose of the licensee), subject to the terms of our license. Upon downloading the Data, you agree to be subject to the terms and conditions of the Global Slavery Index Data Use Licence.