Terms and rules

This page is a creative and safe space for women of all backgrounds, races and ages, where we can connect with, promote and uplift each other. We embrace the spirit of ubuntu (I am because we are) and encourage open and honest sharing of experiences and knowledge. In light of this we ask all members to pledge the following before joining our community:

• I am a bold and beautiful woman
• I will not be racist or use hate speech on this forum
• I will not conduct any anti-competitive behaviour on this forum
• I will not duplicate any written content without the written consent of author of said content
• I will not post any advertising without forums consent
• I will only post job vacancies or CV’s in paid for job portal section of forum

Protea Network and the services provided by this web site are not responsible for any user-generated content and accounts. Content submitted express the views of their author only.

This Service is only available to users who are at least 16 years old. If you are younger than this, please do not register for this Service. If you register for this Service, you represent that you are this age or older.

All content you submit, upload, or otherwise make available to the Protea Network may be reviewed by staff members. All Content you submit or upload may be sent to third-party verification services (including, but not limited to, spam prevention services). Do not submit any Content that you consider to be private or confidential.

You agree to not use the Service to submit or link to any Content which is defamatory, abusive, hateful, threatening, spam or spam-like, likely to offend, contains adult or objectionable content, contains personal information of others, risks copyright infringement, encourages unlawful activity, or otherwise violates any laws. You are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content or your conduct.

We may remove or modify any Content submitted at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice. Requests for Content to be removed or modified will be undertaken only at our discretion. We may terminate your access to all or any part of the Service at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice.

You are granting us with a non-exclusive, permanent, irrevocable, unlimited license to use, publish, or re-publish your Content in connection with the Service. You retain copyright over the Content.

Do not send private messages to Mentors unless they have accepted you as a Mentee. If you wish to engage with a mentor directly you will need to apply through Mentor me page and be accepted. Forum members will still benefit from advice under the general mentorship page.

Illegal content. No re-posting of copyrighted materials or other illegal content is allowed. Any posts containing illegal content or copyrighted materials will be deleted.

These terms may be changed at any time without notice.

If you do not agree with these terms, please do not register or use the Service. Use of the Service constitutes acceptance of these terms. If you wish to close your account, please contact us.