Terms of use

Terms of use

Visitors to the GAHI website are allowed and encouraged to freely download, share and adapt all of the published maps and data for non-commercial use under a Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0).

What does this mean in practice?

This licence means that anyone visiting the site is free to download, copy, redistribute, remix, transform, and build upon the material - subject to a few conditions. These conditions are:

  1. Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
  2. NonCommercial — You may not use the material for commercial purposes.

The correct citation for GAHI is:

The Global Atlas of Helminth Infection. Available: www.thiswormyworld.org. Accessed <date of access>

 If, after reading the creative commons website, you have any questions about use of the materials in the Atlas, please contact us.