Community Agreements


We value you. Your experience, your actions, your impact, and the community you are helping to co-create by participating in Ecochallenge are all extremely important to us. This sentiment extends to all Ecochallenge participants regardless of where you are from, how you look, or why you chose to show up. Providing a platform that encourages rich dialogue and meaningful, measurable action is what we strive to do every day, and we firmly believe that the more diverse and inclusive our community is, the more each and every one of us has to gain.

Our Intentions

These Community Agreements are stated to ensure that we can all work together to maintain a community where everyone feels welcome to participate, to learn, to share, and to inspire others regardless of experience, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, personal appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, nationality, or other defining characteristic.

Expected Behavior

Our Promise to You

These Community Agreements represent our intentions for how we would like to see us all - participants and administrators alike - engage with each other and our platform. To ensure that our Ecochallenge platform and programs promote and uphold the values outlined in our Justice Vision that are essential to a diverse and inclusive community, we make the following promises:

Inspiration for this document was taken from the following exemplary codes, namely: the Slack Developer Community Code of Conduct and Mozilla Community Participation Guidelines which are based on Stumptown Syndicate’s Citizen Code of Conduct, World Pulse’s Community Guidelines and the guidance and information offered by The aDa Initative.