Legal notice

Terms of use

Use of this website implies acceptance of the conditions mentioned below. The French Red Cross reserves the right to initiate legal action in the event of a breach of these terms of use, particularly in the event of non-compliance with and unauthorised use of the names and emblems of the Red Cross and Red Crescent or in the event of a breach of rights related to the information, graphics, texts, videos, audio documents, photos, and images and more generally related to the entire content of the site.


The emblems of the Red Cross and Red Crescent were created with a protective goal: they showed wounded soldiers that they could be treated with complete neutrality and impartiality, whatever their origin, nationality, religion, political conviction, etc. These emblems and their name should thus be respected. Any unauthorised use of the emblems of the Red Cross and Red Crescent and their name constitutes illegal use punishable under French law, international humanitarian law and the Geneva Conventions.


In application of the French Intellectual Property Code and more generally of international treaties and agreements containing provisions relating to the protection of copyright, it is forbidden for any use other than private or educational purposes to reproduce, sell, distribute, alter, publish in whole or in part, in any form whatsoever, the data, presentation, or organisation of the site as well as the works protected by copyright which appear therein, without specific prior written authorisation, which must be requested from the webmaster.


Those responsible for online services that create links to this site are required to inform the webmaster. This website may contain links to other websites which are not permanently monitored. These links are considered useful and may contribute to the information on the site. The French Red Cross does not assume any responsibility for these sites, particularly regarding the accuracy or reliability of the information, data, and opinions contained therein.

Protection of personal information

You are required to provide personal information, especially when using the contact form. Information you provide is for the sole use of the French Red Cross and will not be passed on to third parties under any circumstances. Any user who has provided personal information either directly or indirectly can ask the department administrator to provide this information and have it rectified if necessary, in accordance with French Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 on Information Technology, Data Files and Civil Liberties To exercise this right, please contact the webmaster. We inform you that the confidentiality of any correspondence sent via the internet can not be guaranteed.

Liability waiver

The French Red Cross takes the necessary procedures to ensure the reliability of information contained in this website. However, it cannot incur any liability whatsoever for errors, omissions, or results which may be obtained as a result of using the information provided. The French Red Cross is only bound by an obligation of means concerning the information made available on the site. Likewise, it is in no way responsible for infection by viruses or any other computer problem that has destructive effects.