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Dis page dey highlight sam of de draft content of de Movement Charter. Dis content go dey keep changing til dem ratify de Movement Charter, wey dem dey expect make e take place for 2024 insyd.

These drafts are shared on 2 April, 2024.

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This section contain a preliminary narrative of how the charter content is to be developed, from the Movement Charter Drafting Committee as of May 2022.

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Charter Content Narrative

De movement charter get ein preamble Values Statement, wey dey summarize den eloquently express all dat we dey hold dear for de broadest terms insyd.

Dem go fi draw actionable items wey dey drive de actual policies from broad range of potential ideas wey dem dey sort dem go three categories: give Governance, Resources den Community. Dem sanso fi conceive as de basic mechanisms wey dey play role insyd (1) political, (2) economic den (3) social/informational domains, wey dem be very functional way make dem divide de roles. All potential ideas den proposals wey get direct impact for policy top dem go fi sort am go one of these categories, wey dey include proposals from previous phases den fresh proposals from de communities.

Each of de categories, anaa buckets, de MCDC go fi seed am plus de best den broadest of ideas dem draw from previous phases, as well as de MCDC ein own discussions. Room go dey give review, clarification den fresh proposals from community members for de Meta-Wiki content-category subpage den thru oda platforms wey go be cross-posted.


After ein in-person meeting for June 2022 insyd, de MCDC agree for rough outline anaa "table of contents" for de Movement Charter. De agreed-upon outline be de following:

Draft visualization for de "Community" area for de Movement Charter ein narrative (from de Committee ein in-person meeting for June 2022 insyd).
Chapter Content description
Preamble Definition for de Charter den ein purpose.
Values & Principles Core values den collaboration principles give de whole movement.
Definitions Definition of key concepts dem outline for de Charter insyd.
Global Council Definition for de Global Council as de main future global movement governance body. Dis section go expand de description of de Global Council ein role insyd de Movement Strategy recommendations. E go sanso fi outline de process for setting up de Global Council.
Hubs Definition, purpose, set-up process, governance standards, membership composition, responsibilities, safeguards, den relationship for de Wikimedia Hubs go oda movement bodies.
Roles & Responsibilities Definition of roles den responsibilities of movement entities. Dis likely go include definitions about de roles of entities lyk de Board of Trustees, de Wikimedia Foundation, de Wikimedia affiliates den communities, among odas.
Amendments & Implementation Definition of Charter amendment den implementation processes. Dis dey describe how dem make de changes go de Movement Charter after dem first ratify am. E sanso dey describe how dem envision de changes for de Movement Charter insyd go de Wikimedia movement dem go fi implement den enforce am for practice.
Glossary Outline of key content dem detail den definitions of de key terms dem use for each chapter for de Movement Charter insyd.