Democracy

From Meta, a Wikimedia project coordination wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
WikiProject Democracy Development en:WP de:WP Other languages

Welcome to WikiProject Democracy! This project aims at improving Wikipedia by helping the democratic structures within the Wikipedia movement by:

Goings-on:

February 2019[edit]

Wikimedia Community Logo.svg Feb 17 – Mar 3: Final choice for the logo of WikiClassics user group. We value your feedback. voting is running until 3 March 2019, 00:00 (UTC)
Wikimedia-logo.svg Feb 8 – Feb 28: 2019 Steward elections voting is running until 28 February 2019, 13:59 (UTC)

January 2019[edit]

Wikimedia Community Logo.svg January: It is possible to share endorsement and comments for the December 2018 candidates to the Affiliations Committee.
Noto Emoji Oreo 1f4e2.svg Jan 15 — Jan 28: Candidate submissions for the 2019 Steward elections will begin on January 15 and will end on January 28. Eligible candidates can nominate themselves.

December 2018[edit]

Wikimedia Community Logo.svg December 3: The Community Wishlist Survey 2019 has concluded, and the results have been posted.

November 2018[edit]

Wikimedia Community Logo.svg November 16-30: You can vote on proposals in Community Wishlist Survey 2019. Voting phase lasts until November 30.
Wikimedia Community Logo.svg November 27-29: WikiCite 2018—the 3rd annual event of the initiative aiming to build a centralized database of sources in Wikidata—will take place in Berkeley, CA, USA. The program is available.
Wikimedia-logo.svg November 22–24: The first large Wikipedia gathering in Nepal, Wikicamp Nepal 2018 will take place in Lahan, Nepal.


  1. making them more visible
  2. making the participation in votings, elections and centralized discussions easier by providing and spreading links
  3. building a forum for and a community of contributors who like the idea of democratic Wiki cooperation.

You are very welcome to participate!

Links to current elections, votings and centralised discussions:

On Meta[edit]

Petitions, open letters, essays[edit]

English language Wikipedia[edit]

English sister projects[edit]

Policies[edit]

Participants[edit]