Legal Notices

The World Resources Institute provides these legal notices about conditions for use of its websites and other key information.

General Terms of Use for all WRI Websites

The General Terms of Use for the World Resources Institute (WRI) website outlines the conditions for accessing and using our websites, include compliance with terms, user security responsibilities, intellectual property rights, and procedures for resolving disputes and reporting copyright infringements. Read the full terms »

Special Terms of Use for WRI Family Websites

The General Terms of Use apply to these websites along with these special terms of service: 

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Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy details how we collect, use, and protect personal information across WRI's various services, with an emphasis on transparency, user consent, and security measures, and explains the rights of users regarding their data and the conditions under which information might be shared with third parties. Read our privacy policy »

Financial Disclosures

Access our annual reports, corporate documents, IRS Form 990s, audit reports, and details about our funding commitments and financial accountability. Read more »

Fundraising Notices

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