1. Acceptance

These Terms of Use refer to the Arab Fashion Council© trademark (AFC) web platform located at www.arabfashioncouncil.com, any subdomains of www.arabfashioncouncil.com, and any related microsites or websites operated by the Arab Fashion Council. (all referred to under the term “the Site”).

By using the Site you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. We reserve the right to amend these Terms of Use from time to time without notice to you and you agree to be bound by any such changes in your subsequent use of the Site.

The agreement between you and AFC formed on the basis of these Terms of Use (the “Agreement”) shall terminate immediately if you breach these Terms of Use. AFC reserves the right to terminate this Agreement at any time. The termination of this Agreement or your right to use the Site is without prejudice to any rights which the AFC may have against you in respect of such breach.

2. Intellectual Property Rights

All materials available on the Site (the “Materials”) – including but not limited to text, video, data, clips, audio clips, designs, logos, illustrations and still images – are protected by copyright, trademark, database and other intellectual property and proprietary rights and must not be used for any purpose other than educational, informational and non-commercial viewing purposes.

You may download and print information from the Site for your own personal use only.

The Materials contained in the Site are either owned by the AFC or have been licensed by the partners or sponsors of the AFC for inclusion within the Site.

AFC would like to hear from any intellectual property rights owners who are not properly identified on the Site so that we may make the necessary corrections and display the appropriate notices.

3. Disclaimers

This Site contains material which may be unsuitable for people under the age of 18. The Arab Fashion Council (AFC) bears no responsibility for people under the age of 18 viewings unsuitable material on this Site.

This Site may contain material which some people may find offensive. AFC would like to stress that it has no intention of causing any offense and suggests that people who find material contained on the Site offensive should either not view the material in question or should not visit the Site. AFC bears no responsibility for any offense that may be caused by people viewing the Site.

AFC makes no promise that the Site will meet your requirements or that the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free.

AFC may discontinue and will modify and update the Site from time to time with or without notice to you and without liability to you or any third party

Due to the nature of the internet and the fact that your access to the Site involves features outside the AFC’s control, the AFC is not responsible for technical problems you may experience with the Site. The Site is provided by AFC without any warranties or guarantees. You must bear the risks associated with the use of the Internet.

You understand and agree that AFC does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information in or provided in connection with the Site. AFC is not responsible for the results obtained from the use of such information from the Site.

To the full extent allowed by applicable law, you agree that AFC will not be liable to you/or any third party for any consequential or incidental damages (including but not limited to loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of anticipated savings, wasted expenditure, loss of privacy and loss of data) or any other indirect, special or punitive damages whatsoever that arise out of or are related to your use of the Site.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude AFC’s liability for personal injury or death caused by its negligence.

As a convenience to users of the Site, the Site includes links to other websites or material which are beyond its control. AFC is not responsible for content on the Internet or World Wide Web pages outside the Site.

4. Trading from our website

Where online transactions take place on our site, terms and conditions for individual services are available and clearly linked from the transaction pages.

5. General

UAE law shall apply to these terms, notwithstanding the jurisdiction where you are based. You irrevocably agree that the courts of Dubai shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these terms and for those purposes irrevocably submit all disputes to the jurisdiction of Dubai Courts. The place of performance shall be, United Arab Emirates.

AFC makes no warranty or guarantees that the Site or information available over it complies with laws other than those of United Arab Emirates.


The Arab Fashion Council© is a registered trademark which endorses the Arab Fashion Week® and other fashion-related events. It may enter into consultancy agreements with governmental entities and private organizations for the purposes of advancing the fashion industry, such agreements may have financial value. The Arab Fashion Council© does not enter into agreements with suppliers and shall not be responsible for suppliers’ payments, specifically in the context of fashion week organizations. The role of the council is to endorse and coordinate fashion events with the aim to align the region to international fashion standards.