From Wikimedia ZA
The following strategy notes and proposal is based on:
- Size and set up of South African Wikimedia community
- Organizational needs
- Similar environment chapter strategies such as: WMUK; WMCH
- Wikimedia Foundation strategic priorities
Professionalize and Diversify
- Get the chapter registered with all Tax requirements.
- Aim for better diversity with the chapter and board:
- Geographic diversity
- Gender Diversity
Build Membership Base
- Recruit members from existing wikipedia communities.
- Manage membership list and maintain contact with members.
- Increase reach of WMZA and participation by members into chapter matters.
- Support community initiate volunteer projects
- Support community cross-pollination projects
- Support small language communities.
- GLAM partnerships
- Education program
- Advocacy - Raise awareness of CC Licence and lobby ZA laws that are prohibitive (eg FOP)