Values and Principles

Values

  • Collaboration
  • Transparency
  • Diversity
  • Access
  • Participation

Principles

  • Place users at the heart of decision making and support civic participation
  • Support flexibility, simplicity, and utility
  • Support open, collaborative information sharing
  • Use fair and transparent processes
  • Provide freedom to innovate
  • Enable suppliers to compete on a level playing field
  • Uphold universal values, transparency, accountability, and human rights
  • Support the open source philosophy of collaborative, free software development
  • Maintain independence and neutrality