To encourage the broadest and most diverse involvement possible, to respect our many communities and the important issues we are supporting, to help create a family-friendly mobilization and to help ensure the safety of all participants, we expect everyone taking part in the Peoples Climate Movement - Bay Area Event at Lake Merritt in Oakland, California on Saturday April 29th to respect the following agreements:

    • We will use no violence (physical or verbal) towards any person.
    • We will not destroy or damage property.
    • We will promote a tone of respect, honesty, transparency, and accountability in our actions.
    • We will not carry anything that can be construed as a weapon, nor possess (or consume) any alcohol or drugs.
    • We will all hold each other accountable to respecting these agreements.