Strategic Wikimedia Affiliates Network

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Strategic Wikimedia Affiliates Network

The Strategic Wikimedia Affiliates Network (SWAN) is a developing forum for all Wikimedia movement affiliates to share ideas on the Wikimedia 2030 strategy process. It expands on the model of the All-Affiliates Brand Meeting to help lay some of the groundwork for a future Global Council.

Lightning talk introducing the Strategic Wikimedia Affiliates Network (SWAN) (2 minutes, 45 seconds)

The April SWAN meeting will be held in two sessions on Sunday April 25 (Saturday evening for North/South America), following up on the August, September, October, November, January, February, and March SWAN meetings, as well as June's All-Affiliates Brand Meeting.

April meetingEdit

We are currently planning for the next meeting on Sunday April 25 around the Interim Global Council and the Movement Charter.


  • Shared collaborative notes
  • Introduction - structure of the meeting etc.
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  • Any other business
Meeting times and organization for the future

After hoursEdit

Following the regular call, in SWAN after hours: possible Wikimedia Meet Jitsi social event

April 25 times and linkEdit

The two times are
  • 03:00 UTC – 2021-04-25 (Asia-Pacific friendly time)
  • 19:00 UTC – 2021-04-25 (Europe-Africa-Americas friendly time)
The location is