The Movement Charter will be a document defining roles and responsibilities for all the members and entities of the Wikimedia movement, including laying out a new Global Council for movement governance. The Movement Charter is a Movement Strategy priority. A broad ratification process is expected for its adoption.
Enforcing Movement organizations' compliance with the Charter will be the responsibility of the Global Council.
This process is a proposal that has not gained on-wiki consensus. Please see the talk page discussion.
According to ongoing conversations, the Movement Charter will have 3 key steps:
The development of the Charter will be undertaken by a group of dedicated people from the movement. It will entail review of existing Movement structures, learning from similar initiatives, and integration of relevant Movement Strategy recommendations. Development of the Charter will happen in consultation with communities, organizations and subject matter experts.
Recent or ongoing discussions and events: