www.natohcoe.org is the official website of the NATO HUMINT Centre of Excellence (hereinafter referred to as “HCOE”). By accessing and browsing the HCOE website, you agree and accept the terms and conditions as set forth below.

Adherence to the following HCOE Policies is mandatory for all users. Violations of policies contained herein will result in administrative action that will be reported, and may result in revocation of user privileges.

By agreeing to use this website users accept that HCOE collects information such as the user’s website, date and time of access, browser and IP address for reason of evaluation, analysis and statistics. This data will not be shared with third parties.


This website and its content is a product of the NATO HUMINT Centre of Excellence. It is produced for enhancement of public access to HCOE activities, policies, goals and information.

The content of this website does not represent the opinions or policies of NATO. The HCOE website contains only non-sensitive information on the institution itself, its ongoing courses and related topics. Any information available on this website has been approved by the HCOE Public Affairs Office. Due to the difficulties related to the updating process, the HCOE Public Affairs Office and HCOE web-team cannot be held responsible for any lack of accuracy such as correctness, completeness or quality, occurring after the moment of publication on website.

This disclaimer is part of the HCOE website. Should parts of its text or single passages or wordings not comply with the current law due to a change of the latter, then the remaining passages shall not lose their validity.


This website may be linked to external sites over which HCOE services have no control and for which HCOE assumes no responsibility. These links are provided for convenience only and do not imply any approval or endorsement by HCOE of the linked sites.

It is prohibited to frame this website.


This website is protected by intellectual property rights. The materials displayed on this website, including, without limitation, all text, images, editorial materials, photographs, illustrations and other graphic material are the property of HCOE.

You are not allowed to reproduce, re-transmit, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast, circulate or commercially exploit the information available on this website in any manner without the express written consent of HCOE. Such written consent shall be granted in case of use non-commercial purposes, i.e. private, scientific or educational use. When using the content of this website in accordance with these terms and conditions you should always mention the source of your information. Any information presented to third parties must unmistakably show a HCOE copyright indication so that the delivery person must not be mistaken for the author.
Without written consent, it is strictly prohibited to copy, save or store data on another server, to include them in news-groups or to save them on CD/DVD.
The HCOE explicitly reserves the rights to abrogate the above permissions ay any time.

Any material of information sent through or in connection with this website by you will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and immediately become the property of HCOE. HCOE may use such information or material as it deems fit, anywhere in the world, without obligation for compensation.


HCOE, its administration, any individual or legal entity, any public or private administrative entity that has contributed in any way to the preparation, composition or promulgation of HCOE data and of any related information and documentation, hereby disclaim any overall liability arising from any inappropriate, improper or fraudulent use of the data provided on this website.

HCOE will not be held liable for any indirect, consequential, or incidental damages, including but not limited to lost profits or revenues arising out of or in connection with the use, the inability to use this website or the reliance on any part of the content of this website.

You are solely responsible for the content of your messages or any other information you may provide to HCOE. It is prohibited to send or publish any information or messages that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, indecent, infringe copyright or other rights of third parties or which contain any other form of illegal content.


Any disputes arising from these terms and conditions or in connection with this website will be exclusively submitted to and finally resolved by the competent courts of Romania.


HCOE reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time without notice. Therefore you should check them periodically.