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YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) materials

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publishes a wide range of materials both on this website and in printed form. This page covers permissions for both. Please note that YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) is a global movement made up of a number of different organisations; this page does not cover permissions for materials published by other parts of the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) movement on other websites (please contact the relevant YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) ‘Section’).

Our materials include: reports, press releases, blogs, urgent actions, photographs, artwork, sound recordings, text and/or other materials of (“YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials”).

Permission for use of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials

Except where otherwise noted, content in YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials is licensed under a Creative Commons (attribution, non-commercial, no derivatives, international 4.0) licence.

Where we attribute material to a copyright owner other than YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) (for example some photos which appear on our website / in an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publication) this material is not subject to the Creative Commons licence. Please refer to the full terms of the licence via the link below.

By downloading and sharing our publications, you agree to adhere to the terms presented in the Creative Commons Licence.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How can I use YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials in my publications or other works?

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials are covered by the Creative Commons Licence allowing for limited use of publications provided the work is:

  • properly credited to YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir),
  • it is for non-commercial use and
  • it is not used for derivative works.

You do not need to request permission from YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) before using or sharing our publications on this basis. Before making use of any YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publications, please carefully review our Creative Commons Licence by visiting this link. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/legalcode

By downloading and sharing our publications, you agree to adhere to the terms presented in the Creative Commons Licence.

Please note that some materials (whether within an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) report, or published separately (such as a photograph) will be clearly attributed to a copyright owner other than YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir). This material is not subject to the Creative Commons licence.

Please also note that, YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials issued prior to April 2015 may contain alternative licence wording on their face. To make things simpler, we agree to apply the same Creative Commons licence to those materials too.

Does the Creative Commons licence apply to YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) materials that do not appear on the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) website?

Yes. The Creative Commons licence applies to all YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials on the website, as well as all other written materials which carry the licence wording set out above, together with the Creative Commons logo.

I am a teacher and I want to include YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials in my course materials - do I need a licence agreement?

No. YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) does not require any formal agreement for the use of its materials in course materials. You are free to use YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials in your course materials for teaching purposes, provided that you include an appropriate citation to YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) (see question 5 below for more details).

I am a permissions officer and I am required to receive written consent for all reprinted materials. How can I obtain your written consent?

We no longer require written consent to use or share YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials according to the terms of our Creative Commons Licence (see above). When you use YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials, you agree to abide by the terms of this licence. For any other uses please contact us at info@yfk.org.pk

How should I credit YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)?

Please cite us as “YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)”. Formal citations must include the author, title of the work, copyright notice and date.

Example:           

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir). Afghanistan: Left in the dark: Failures of accountability for civilian casualties caused by international military operations in Afghanistan © YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) 2014.

Can I use a photograph, map or other image contained in any YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) materials (including on the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) website)?

Copyright in the images on our website and in the body of our reports is generally owned by third parties. In such cases, the copyright owners are separately attributed and this material is not subject to our Creative Commons Licence.

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) cannot grant reproduction permission, but we will attempt to provide contact information for the copyright holder when available. Please contact us at info@yfk.org.pk with your question about a specific photograph, map or graphic and include the link on our website where it appears.

Can I use YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)’s video / film materials?

Video / film material (including the licensing of specific clips) is not covered by our Creative Commons Licence. For information about licensing video content from YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) please contact at info@yfk.org.pk

May I use the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) name and logo or trade marks on my own published materials or on my website?

No. Our Creative Commons licence is a copyright licence only. It allows for limited electronic reproduction of our documents, which may contain our name and logo which are registered trade marks. The Creative Commons licence does not allow you to copy our other intellectual property, such as our logo, from our documents or website for your own use.

I want to provide a link to an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) webpage on my own Internet site-do I need a licence agreement?

No. You are free to link to any YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) webpage, unless otherwise indicated on that page.

I want to reproduce an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) report in its entirety on my Internet site. Is this allowed?

All YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) reports are covered by this Creative Commons Licence which allows for limited electronic reproduction of our documents. Please carefully review our licence before reproducing any YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials. By reprinting YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials, you agree to abide by the terms of our Creative Commons Licence.

Please note that YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) does not always own the copyright for certain materials – including some photographs, sound recordings or audiovisual works – included within YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials. In such cases, YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) cannot grant reproduction permission through the Creative Commons Licence, but will attempt to provide contact information for the copyright holder when available.

Please contact us at info@yfk.org.pk with queries about specific photographs, sound recording or audiovisual work and include the link on our website where it appears

I want to excerpt or reproduce YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)-related material that originally appeared in another publication (e.g., a newspaper or magazine). Can YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) give me permission?

No. Normally, YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) does not own the copyright in such publications, and therefore cannot grant permission for the reproduction of such materials. You must obtain permission from the owner of the copyright in such materials, which often (but not always) will be the publication in which the materials originally appeared.

May I translate a section or an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) report or similar document into another language for public distribution in my country?

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) handles such requests on a case-by-case basis. Permission is necessary for such uses of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials. YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) reserves the right to review the translated document for accuracy and use of terminology to ensure the language is aligned to YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)’s values and policies. Approval of the translation will be a condition of permitting the desired use. We will consider requests to sell the translation and, if approved, will provide a contract for such purposes. Please send all such requests to info@yfk.org.pk

How long is the Creative Commons Licence agreement valid?

The Creative Commons Licence referred to here is perpetual for the duration of the applicable copyright of the work.

I am a librarian and/or electronic archivist. May I include YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) reports in a database or collection and/or "capture" specific reports as they are released to keep my database current?

Yes. All YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials are covered by the Creative Commons Licence which allows for limited electronic reproduction of our documents. By downloading and sharing YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publications, you agree to adhere to the terms presented in the Creative Commons Licence.

Can I send you my own company's licensing agreement for you to sign?

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) no longer requires the use of signed licensing agreements for the electronic reproduction of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials. YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials are covered by the Creative Commons Licence which allows for limited electronic reproduction of our documents. By downloading and sharing YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publications, you agree to adhere to the terms presented in the Creative Commons Licence.

Are there any fees involved in licensing YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials?

Licences granted by YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) for use of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials in line with the Creative Commons licence (for non-commercial use) are free of charge. If you are interested in using Materials for other commercial purposes please contact info@yfk.org.pk

Video / film material (including licensing specific clips) is not covered by our Creative Commons Licence. For information about licensing video content from YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) contact at info@yfk.org.pk

Does this page cover all materials published by all parts of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)?

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) is a global movement made up of a large number of national membership organisations or groups. This page only covers permissions for use of materials published by YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) on the www.yfk.org.pk website. It does not cover permissions for materials published by other parts of the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) movement (please contact the relevant YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) ‘section’ for more details on their permissions policy).

I need some information for my homework/ thesis / dissertation- can you please help?

Due to a lack of resources and a high volume of requests, we are unable to provide research or academic assistance. We are also unable to arrange interviews, answer questionnaires or specific questions, or arrange visits to our offices. However, all of our reports and publications are available on our website which is searchable.

PERMISSIONS

Thank you for your interest in YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir). This page deals with permissions to use our materials. If you need more information on this topic and/or your question is not answered here, please contact us by email at info@yfk.org.pk. If your query does not relate to permissions to use our materials please contact us at sm@yfk.org.pk.

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) materials

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publishes a wide range of materials both on this website and in printed form. This page covers permissions for both. Please note that YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) is a global movement made up of a number of different organisations; this page does not cover permissions for materials published by other parts of the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) movement on other websites (please contact the relevant YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) ‘Section’).

Our materials include: reports, press releases, blogs, urgent actions, photographs, artwork, sound recordings, text and/or other materials of (“YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials”).

Permission for use of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials

Except where otherwise noted, content in YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials is licensed under a Creative Commons (attribution, non-commercial, no derivatives, international 4.0) licence.

Where we attribute material to a copyright owner other than YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) (for example some photos which appear on our website / in an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publication) this material is not subject to the Creative Commons licence. Please refer to the full terms of the licence via the link below.

By downloading and sharing our publications, you agree to adhere to the terms presented in the Creative Commons Licence.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/legalcode

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How can I use YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials in my publications or other works?

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials are covered by the Creative Commons Licence allowing for limited use of publications provided the work is:

  • properly credited to YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir),
  • it is for non-commercial use and
  • it is not used for derivative works.

You do not need to request permission from YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) before using or sharing our publications on this basis. Before making use of any YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publications, please carefully review our Creative Commons Licence by visiting this link. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/legalcode

By downloading and sharing our publications, you agree to adhere to the terms presented in the Creative Commons Licence.

Please note that some materials (whether within an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) report, or published separately (such as a photograph) will be clearly attributed to a copyright owner other than YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir). This material is not subject to the Creative Commons licence.

Please also note that, YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials issued prior to April 2015 may contain alternative licence wording on their face. To make things simpler, we agree to apply the same Creative Commons licence to those materials too.

Does the Creative Commons licence apply to YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) materials that do not appear on the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) website?

Yes. The Creative Commons licence applies to all YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials on the website, as well as all other written materials which carry the licence wording set out above, together with the Creative Commons logo.

I am a teacher and I want to include YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials in my course materials - do I need a licence agreement?

No. YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) does not require any formal agreement for the use of its materials in course materials. You are free to use YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials in your course materials for teaching purposes, provided that you include an appropriate citation to YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) (see question 5 below for more details).

I am a permissions officer and I am required to receive written consent for all reprinted materials. How can I obtain your written consent?

We no longer require written consent to use or share YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials according to the terms of our Creative Commons Licence (see above). When you use YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials, you agree to abide by the terms of this licence. For any other uses please contact us at info@yfk.org.pk

How should I credit YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)?

Please cite us as “YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)”. Formal citations must include the author, title of the work, copyright notice and date.

Example:           

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir). Afghanistan: Left in the dark: Failures of accountability for civilian casualties caused by international military operations in Afghanistan © YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) 2014.

Can I use a photograph, map or other image contained in any YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) materials (including on the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) website)?

Copyright in the images on our website and in the body of our reports is generally owned by third parties. In such cases, the copyright owners are separately attributed and this material is not subject to our Creative Commons Licence.

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) cannot grant reproduction permission, but we will attempt to provide contact information for the copyright holder when available. Please contact us at info@yfk.org.pk with your question about a specific photograph, map or graphic and include the link on our website where it appears.

Can I use YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)’s video / film materials?

Video / film material (including the licensing of specific clips) is not covered by our Creative Commons Licence. For information about licensing video content from YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) please contact at info@yfk.org.pk

May I use the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) name and logo or trade marks on my own published materials or on my website?

No. Our Creative Commons licence is a copyright licence only. It allows for limited electronic reproduction of our documents, which may contain our name and logo which are registered trade marks. The Creative Commons licence does not allow you to copy our other intellectual property, such as our logo, from our documents or website for your own use.

I want to provide a link to an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) webpage on my own Internet site-do I need a licence agreement?

No. You are free to link to any YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) webpage, unless otherwise indicated on that page.

I want to reproduce an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) report in its entirety on my Internet site. Is this allowed?

All YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) reports are covered by this Creative Commons Licence which allows for limited electronic reproduction of our documents. Please carefully review our licence before reproducing any YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials. By reprinting YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials, you agree to abide by the terms of our Creative Commons Licence.

Please note that YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) does not always own the copyright for certain materials – including some photographs, sound recordings or audiovisual works – included within YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials. In such cases, YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) cannot grant reproduction permission through the Creative Commons Licence, but will attempt to provide contact information for the copyright holder when available.

Please contact us at info@yfk.org.pk with queries about specific photographs, sound recording or audiovisual work and include the link on our website where it appears

I want to excerpt or reproduce YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)-related material that originally appeared in another publication (e.g., a newspaper or magazine). Can YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) give me permission?

No. Normally, YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) does not own the copyright in such publications, and therefore cannot grant permission for the reproduction of such materials. You must obtain permission from the owner of the copyright in such materials, which often (but not always) will be the publication in which the materials originally appeared.

May I translate a section or an YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) report or similar document into another language for public distribution in my country?

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) handles such requests on a case-by-case basis. Permission is necessary for such uses of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials. YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) reserves the right to review the translated document for accuracy and use of terminology to ensure the language is aligned to YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)’s values and policies. Approval of the translation will be a condition of permitting the desired use. We will consider requests to sell the translation and, if approved, will provide a contract for such purposes. Please send all such requests to info@yfk.org.pk

How long is the Creative Commons Licence agreement valid?

The Creative Commons Licence referred to here is perpetual for the duration of the applicable copyright of the work.

I am a librarian and/or electronic archivist. May I include YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) reports in a database or collection and/or "capture" specific reports as they are released to keep my database current?

Yes. All YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials are covered by the Creative Commons Licence which allows for limited electronic reproduction of our documents. By downloading and sharing YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publications, you agree to adhere to the terms presented in the Creative Commons Licence.

Can I send you my own company's licensing agreement for you to sign?

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) no longer requires the use of signed licensing agreements for the electronic reproduction of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials. YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials are covered by the Creative Commons Licence which allows for limited electronic reproduction of our documents. By downloading and sharing YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) publications, you agree to adhere to the terms presented in the Creative Commons Licence.

Are there any fees involved in licensing YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials?

Licences granted by YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) for use of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) Materials in line with the Creative Commons licence (for non-commercial use) are free of charge. If you are interested in using Materials for other commercial purposes please contact info@yfk.org.pk

Video / film material (including licensing specific clips) is not covered by our Creative Commons Licence. For information about licensing video content from YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) contact at info@yfk.org.pk

Does this page cover all materials published by all parts of YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir)?

YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) is a global movement made up of a large number of national membership organisations or groups. This page only covers permissions for use of materials published by YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) on the www.yfk.org.pk website. It does not cover permissions for materials published by other parts of the YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) movement (please contact the relevant YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group (Youth Forum For Kashmir) ‘section’ for more details on their permissions policy).

I need some information for my homework/ thesis / dissertation- can you please help?

Due to a lack of resources and a high volume of requests, we are unable to provide research or academic assistance. We are also unable to arrange interviews, answer questionnaires or specific questions, or arrange visits to our offices. However, all of our reports and publications are available on our website which is searchable.