What group or community is this source coming from?
|name of group
|virtual location (page-link) or physical location (city/state/country)
|Location type (e.g. local wiki, Facebook, in-person discussion, telephone conference)
||In-person meeting at Wikimedia Conference 2017
|# of participants in this discussion (a rough count)
||Statement (summary sentence)
||Every contributor will be supported through a local affiliate group in their language or project in collaborating towards shared goals across our global network.
||local support, global network
||We will develop models for local and regional partnership and cooperation between affiliates, unaffiliated groups, and external organizations.
||We will create viable and sustainable affiliates through capacity-building in order to achieve strategic priorities.
||Affiliates will be stewards of the global movement in order to enable cultural change towards free knowledge in their locations.
||stewardship, cultural change
||We will build a participatory and inclusive process for decision-making.
||We will reduce conflicts by increasing dialogue and mutual understanding among affiliates and individuals.
||Our progress will be made easier because of increased consciousness about Wikimedia projects and their socio-historical impact.
||We will create a more inclusive Wikimedia ecosystem by setting clear expectations and responsibilities for affiliates.
||We will promote integration and cooperation between groups representing different languages and cultures.
||We will be agile and nimble in responding to new challenges.
||Affiliates will leverage the challenges and opportunities of our movement and technology.
||Wikimedia organizations will be globally-respected NGOs.
||We will teach the next generation of Wikimedians from our failures.
||We will be champions of digital empowerment, diversity, and inclusivity in the quest to record the sum of all human knowledge.