Terms & Conditions

Last update: May 2 2022 

Thank you for visiting the Lazos de Agua website. By using the website www.lazosdeagua.org (this "Website"), you acknowledge hereby that you have reviewed and agree to be bound by the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, all legal notices and terms and conditions appearing elsewhere on this Website, and all applicable laws. If you are dissatisfied with this Website, its content or its Privacy Policy, you agree that your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this Website. 

     Permitted use

You may access and use this Website only in accordance with these Terms of Use. All content included on this Website, including but not limited to text, information, designs, photographs, graphics, images, illustrations, interfaces, code, audio, video and software (the "Content"), is provided for informational purposes only. One Drop Foundation ("ONE DROP") grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use this Website and the Content solely for viewing on your computer and to print one copy of the Content for your personal, non-commercial use. 


All Content posted on or accessible through this Website, including, without limitation, all text, designs, images, photographs and other information, is protected by Canadian and other copyright laws to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Content, and the copyrights in the Content, are owned or controlled by ONE DROP or its partners in the Lazos de Agua Program (the BID, The Coca-Cola Foundation and Fundación FEMSA, referred to as "founding partners"), implementing partners, affiliates or licensors, suppliers, representatives or agents (each a "Copyright Holder"). ONE DROP hereby grants you a limited license to view the Content only on your computer or to print one copy only for your personal, non-commercial use.

You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell these materials in any form or manner without the express written permission of the Content Copyright Holder, unless expressly authorized in a subsection of this Website, in which case you are authorized only for the purposes stated in that specific authorization. You must comply with all copyright notices, information and restrictions contained in any Content on, or accessed through, this Website, and maintain such notices on the Content. ONE DROP does not warrant or represent that your use of materials displayed on, or obtained through, this Website will not infringe rights of third parties.     


The trademarks and logos (collectively the "Trademarks") on this Website are registered and unregistered Trademarks of ONE DROP, any of its founding partners and others. Nothing on this Website should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any of the Trademarks displayed on this Website without the written permission of ONE DROP or such third party that may own the Trademarks displayed on this Website. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on this Website, or any other Content, except as provided in these Terms of Use, is strictly prohibited. 

     Disclaimer of warranties

ONE DROP endeavors to make the Content of this Website accurate and reliable, however, this Website and the Content is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis, and without any warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied. Specifically, ONE DROP makes no representations or warranties of any kind with regard to the accuracy or completeness of any data or information accessible on or through this Website. In addition, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, ONE DROP, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, suppliers, advertisers, representatives and agents exclude all warranties and conditions of an express, implied, statutory or legal nature, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of title, quality, non-infringement, freedom from computer virus, warranties arising in the course of dealing or performance, merchantable quality and fitness for particular purposes. ONE DROP expressly disclaims any representation or warranty that this Website is free of errors, viruses or other harmful components, that communications to or from this Website shall be secure and uninterrupted. Furthermore, the services and other capabilities offered by this Website will be uninterrupted, or that its content is accurate, adequate, clear, and timely. Any material you download is done at your own risk and you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material.

     Limitation of liability

Without limiting the foregoing, ONE DROP expressly hereby excludes (and therefore you do not hold ONE DROP liable for) any liability for: - fraud committed by any user of this Website; - any misrepresentation made by any third party (whether innocent or fraudulent) in regard of this Website or the content available here; - any failure by ONE DROP to ensure that any copyright or other intellectual property right of any third party is not infringed; - any link on this Website to another site; - loss or damage caused by delays or errors in, or the inactivity of, this Website (or the servers) or as a result of interruption, termination or failure of the Internet or a telecommunications service provided by a third party, even if ONE DROP has been advised of the possibility of such loss or damage.        

In no event shall ONE DROP or its affiliates, licensors, suppliers, advertisers, agents or sponsors be liable or responsible for any indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, punitive or other damages under any contract, negligence, tort, tort liability, strict liability or other theory arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this Website or any other website that you or users of your account may access while using this Website, or your use or the use by users of your account of the Content, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. 

Nothing in these Terms of Use is intended to limit or exclude any liability on the part of ONE DROP where and to the extent such exclusion or limitation is prohibited by law.


You expressly acknowledge and agree that your use of this Website is at your sole risk. You hereby agree to indemnify and hold ONE DROP and its affiliates, and their directors, officers, administrators and employees harmless from any and all liability, costs or expenses, including attorneys' fees, related to any violation of these Terms of Use by you or any users of your account, or in any case arising out of your use of this Website. 

     Prohibited use of this Website

You shall not use this Website in any manner that would interfere with its operation or submit any content to this Website that libels, defames, invades privacy, is obscene, pornographic, abusive or threatening, infringes intellectual property or violates any other applicable law. 


This Website may contain links to, or be accessed through links from, other Websites. ONE DROP is not responsible for, or has control over, the content, availability, operation or performance of other websites to which this Website may be linked or through which this Website may be accessed. ONE DROP makes no representations whatsoever regarding the content of any other website that you may access from this Website. ONE DROP also cannot guarantee the privacy policies of such websites and suggests you review the policies of those websites directly.


ONE DROP reserves the right to make changes to this Website, these Terms of Use and its Privacy Policy at any time. Each time you use this Website, you should visit and review the current Terms of Use and Privacy Policy that apply to your transactions and use of this Website. Please refer to the most recent update date at the top of this page for the posting date of any changes to these Terms of Use. Your continued use of this Website following any modification to these Terms of Use or the Privacy Policy signifies your acceptance of such modified Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

     Legislation in force

The Lazos de Agua Website is operated from Montreal, Quebec, Canada. These Terms of Use are governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the Province of Quebec and the corresponding laws of Canada, without regard to their conflict of law provisions. In addition, you hereby agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Quebec, Canada, with regard to any claim or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Website.


ONE DROP reserves the right to terminate or suspend access to this Website at any time without notice for any reason. These Terms of Use, including the Privacy Policy, constitutes the entire agreement between you and ONE DROP with regard to your use of this Website and supersedes any prior agreements, understandings and representations relating thereto. No failure of ONE DROP to exercise any right, power or remedy hereunder or its delay in exercising the same shall not constitute a waiver of such right, power or remedy. The individual or partial exercise of a right, power or remedy does not prohibit the future exercise thereof or the exercise of any other right, power or remedy. In the event that any provision of these Terms of Use or portion thereof is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, the illegality, invalidity or unenforceability of such provision shall not affect the legality, validity or enforceability of the remainder of the provision or the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use, as applicable, or the 

legality, validity or enforceability of any such provision or portion thereof in any other jurisdiction.