• Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Before use of the Red Cross Nuclear Disaster Resource Center Digital Archives (hereafter referred to as “the Archives”) and its contents, e.g. documents, photos, etc. (hereafter referred to as “the Contents”), provided through the Archives, please read carefully the Terms and Conditions shown below. You shall not use the Archives in case of disagreement with the Terms and Conditions. We take it for granted that you fully agree with the Terms and Conditions upon utilizing the Archives.

Condition of Use

Please be advised that use of the Archives is limited to non-commercial use or academic use only. Use of the Archives for other purposes shall be prohibited.


The Japanese Red Cross Society has contracts for the permission for use of the Contents with providers of the Contents (hereafter referred to as “the Providers”) and the Providers have granted permission for use to the Japanese Red Cross Society. The copyright and/or other rights related to the Contents belong to the Japanese Red Cross Society and the Providers. The copyright, the right of portrait, the trademark right, and other rights of an object of photography in the Archives do not belong to the Japanese Red Cross Societies.

Publishing the Contents

The Japanese Red Cross Society publishes the Contents through the Archives after careful consideration based upon the criteria set by the Japanese Red Cross Society. Please contact us (the Japanese Red Cross Society Nuclear Disaster Resource Center) below if you find anything inappropriate.


The Japanese Red Cross Society does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, correctness, effectiveness, and continuity of the Contents in the Archives. The Japanese Red Cross Society will not be liable for any damages to a user or third party caused by use of the Archives, and the user shall have full responsibility for the damages.
The Japanese Red Cross Society may change the Terms and Conditions, may change or delete the Contents in the Archives or may suspend the operation of the Archives at any time without prior notice.

Contact Us

If you have any questions on this Terms and Conditions, please contact here.

Links to the Archives

You do not need to ask permission to link to the Archives. The rules shown below shall be adhered to when you link to the Archives.

1.You need to provide a link that will redirect to the homepage of the Archives (http://ndrc.jrc.or.jp/?lang=en).
2.Framing of the Contents or linking to the Archives in any manner that suggests the Contents are related to your contents shall not be allowed.
3.You need to indicate the full name of the Archives when linking, namely, “Red Cross Nuclear Disaster Resource Center Digital Archives”

After establishing the link to the Archives, please promptly contact us using this form and provide us with the following information: (1) URL of the website linked to the Archives; (2) Purpose of the linking; (3) Name of your corporation; (4) Your e-mail address.

In case where we deem that the contents of your website damage the principle of neutrality of and the public trust in the Red Cross, the Japanese Red Cross Society and/or the Archives, we may notify you to remove the link.

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