Applicable Law: Ownership of Copyright

The use of this website and the entire contents of this website, including all articles, images, logos and trademarks (collectively, the 'Content'), are governed by the rules and regulations of the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of the U.A.E., the laws of Sharjah, the copyright laws of the U.A.E., and other federal laws of the U.A.E. (collectively, 'Applicable Law'). The copyright contained in the Content is the property of SAF, unless otherwise stated, and may not be produced without prior written permission from SAF.

SAF has made reasonable efforts to ensure that all third party content reproduced on this website has been done with the full consent of copyright owners. SAF does not accept responsibility for the content, accuracy or reliability of any linked website. To the extent permissible by Applicable Law, SAF excludes all liability which may arise from your use of, or reliance upon, information provided by any linked site.

In the event of any dispute arising out of your use of this website, the courts of the Emirate of Sharjah, U.A.E. shall have exclusive jurisdiction to resolve such dispute.

Permitted Use

Individuals may access, download and temporarily store the Content for the sole purpose of personal viewing, with no addition or alteration. Content may only be reproduced for personal, educational or non-commercial research purposes. Users must date and credit such information with the name of the SAF, or the appropriate artists, speakers, affiliated parties, as the case may be. For any further uses of the Content, please contact web@sharjahart.org for permission.

Personal Data Protection

SAF is committed to take reasonable steps to protect your privacy rights and personal data in connection with your use of this website. Any personal data collected from you when using this website (including requests to receive e-mail newsletters, or your participation in online forms), shall not be provided to third parties without your agreement, unless SAF is required to do so in connection with legal proceedings in the U.A.E. or elsewhere.

SAF will use your personal data to provide you with information about SAF’s activities and services, and to respond to your inquiries and requests. If at any time you no longer wish to receive communications from SAF, please inform us by email at web@sharjahart.org.


SAF has tried to ensure that the Content is accurate at the time of posting. SAF cannot, however, guarantee the accuracy of the Contents, and any person using the website does so entirely at their own risk.


You will not post anything on the SAF website that can be considered to be in any way harmful, threatening, abusive, vulgar, obscene, harassing, defamatory, offensive to any race, sexual orientation or ethnicity, or illegal under Applicable Law, or to promote political views otherwise objectionable in the U.A.E. You will not post or transmit chain letters, pyramid or money schemes. You agree that you will not use postings to offer items or services for sale or place advertisements for goods, products or services of third parties.

You must use your personal e-mail account for postings attributed personally to you. You must not impersonate any person or post in a manner that is too frequent or deliberately antagonistic or that constitutes ‘spam’. You must not post links with multiple windows or sites that may contain material that will result in damage to reader’s computers. You warrant that the Content of your posting is original to you, and that you will not post any Content that might infringe upon the intellectual property rights of any third party.

SAF reserves the right to monitor the content of your postings before publication, and the right in its absolute discretion not to publish any material that you post. When posting, you consent to the monitoring of your post prior to publishing, as well as to the right of the SAF to edit postings for the purpose of formatting for legibility purposes.

Virus Protection

SAF has taken every precaution to check and test the material provided on this site. SAF shall not be liable for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using this site or any material derived herein.


The views and opinions expressed in the user-generated content on this site are not those of the SAF, nor does SAF endorse the content in terms of accuracy or completeness of the content. When you gain access to other websites by links or hypertext through your use of this website, you agree that the SAF is not responsible or liable for the use of such websites. SAF disclaims all express and/or implied warranties and conditions with regard to the Content.