The 30 Tips of Dignity & Respecticon_tips

Dignity and respect are crucial to building and sustaining an environment in which everyone feels included, valued, and appreciated. We conducted focus groups and asked, “What happens in a environment where people are treated with dignity and respect?” Consistent themes emerged – and these 30 actionable Tips.

Here’s how it works: Every day we have the opportunity to test our commitment to dignity and respect through our behavior. The 30 Tips of Dignity & Respect encourage each of us to be mindful of our interactions and to commit to treating others the way they want to be treated.

The 30 Tips of Dignity & Respect are the second step on your journey. It’s often easier to be respectful toward those we know. The 30 Tips are everyday behaviors that demonstrate your commitment to treating everyone with dignity and respect. Encourage others—individuals, communities, organizations, and youth—to begin the journey.

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Engage others:

  • Add one of the 30 Tips or a hyperlink to your website to your email signature.
  • Post the 30 Tips in your home, office, school, or in your community.