Wikimedia 2030: Foreword and Introductory Notes – Medium
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"The Foundation embarked on an ambitious global consultation, dubbed Wikimedia 2030, to collaboratively develop a direction for the Wikimedia movement. The discussion brought together volunteers, partners, experts, Wikimedia chapters and other affiliates, and Wikimedia Foundation staff. Discussions took place in roughly 70 languages through live events, in person, on wiki, and more.
The goal was to form a common strategic direction for the movement — a guidepost for the work moving forward. As part of Wikimedia 2030, the Foundation commissioned research to inform conversations and contextualize trends that could affect Wikimedia from now until 2030. The resulting conversations and research from around the world culminated in a strategic vision and direction.
The contents of this report, and related briefs published throughout the strategy process, provided valuable perspective that informed our discussion and helped define our shared future. We will continue to rely on the findings in this report to open our thinking, imagine what might be next, and enlist new people and organizations in the work...."