- the trade mark "IOR-ARC" and
- the trade mark "Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional
- all names and trade marks that include "IOR-ARC" or " Indian
Ocean Rim Association for Regional
- the "IOR-ARC globe" logo and all similar variants, including
(collectively called "the
Some of the Designations are registered.
None of the Designations may be used in any
way without the prior written permission of IOR-ARC.
IOR-ARC prohibits the use of any Designation
without IOR-ARC's authority.
IOR-ARC also prohibits the use of any hyperlink to any IOR-ARC
website without the prior written permission of IOR-ARC.
Use of IOR-ARC Designations by News
IOR-ARC Secretariat recognizes that press
agencies and journalists may wish to use a Designation (includes
IOR-ARC logo and acronym) in connection with IOR-ARC related news
IOR-ARC Secretariat grants permission to news
outlets to download and use IOR-ARC Trade Marks, provided the that
the logo is not altered and is used in accordance with the
IOR-ARC Logo Guidelines. Any use contrary to those Guidelines
is prohibited without express prior written approval from
IOR-ARC Logo - Guidelines and
The IOR-ARC Logo should be used in its entirety in the format and
proportion shown in the IOR-ARC Logo Guidelines. It provides the
standards for the use of the IOR-ARC Logo and includes guidelines
for various materials.
Versions of the IOR-ARC
There are three versions of the IOR-ARC Logo. One version is with
the "Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation" text
(either in horizontal format and logo with text at the right); and
one with only the logo of Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional
Cooperation and one with text on top with logo down as well as with
the word "Secretariat" added to the three versions as shown
The IOR-ARC Logo is available for download in a few different file
formats: AI, EPS, TIFF, PNG, GIF and JPEG, PDF. To help
decide which is best for your purpose refer to the following
descriptions of each file type.
- AI (Adobe Illustrator File
Format - native file format of Adobe Illustrator) and EPS
Both of these format are scalable vector (line) artwork. These are
the best formats for professional page layout and illustration
programs such as Adobe's InDesign and Illustrator and Quark XPress.
Such programs are used to create documents suitable for
reproduction via digital or offset printing processes by a
- TIFF (Tagged Image File
This format is suitable for Microsoft Office® programs or desktop
- GIF (Graphics Interchange
For use on web pages and presentation programs such as
powerpoint. They are not suitable for print reproduction.
- JPEG (Joint Photographic
Recommended for photographs and suitable for Microsoft Office®
programs. This format is not recommended for professional page
layout or high-end production as it is does not lend itself to
ensuring the quality of rendering, transparency support, and color
- PDF (PDF is "Portable
Portable Document Format or PDF is
a file format created by Adobe Systems, Inc. PDF uses the
PostScript printer description language and is highly portable
across computer platforms. PDF documents have a .pdf file extension