Wikimedia Foundation

  1. Wikimedia Foundation announces Tanya Capuano as new Trustee, alongside leadership appointments at 14th annual Wikimania

    Tanya Capuano brings deep expertise in technology, organizational strategy, and financial planning and analysis to the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees... Read more

  2. Wikipedia volunteers and free knowledge leaders gather in Cape Town for the first annual “Wikimania” conference in sub-Saharan Africa

    First ever Wikimania in sub-Saharan Africa will be held in Cape Town, bringing together more than 700 people to discuss how to improve the diversity of knowledge represented on Wikipedia and Wikimedia sites.
    Key participants include Wikimedia Foundation Executive Director Katherine Maher, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, as well as notable thought leaders from across Africa and the world.... Read more

  3. Wikimedia Foundation and Kiwix partner to grow offline access to Wikipedia

    The Wikimedia Foundation and Switzerland-based Kiwix announce a global collaboration to increase offline access to Wikipedia and the Wikimedia sites. ... Read more

  4. US Supreme Court ruling on immigration is an affront to Wikimedia values

    The Wikimedia Foundation rejects the spirit of this ban and similar restrictions in place around the world that treat some more equally than others.... Read more

  5. A note on our approach to privacy

    We’re updating our privacy policy, and are inviting you to comment on the changes over the next thirty days. ... Read more

  6. A letter to our readers and donors from the Wikimedia Foundation

    Looking back on our largest annual fundraiser, we thank you for another great year.... Read more

  7. Wikimedia Foundation appoints Chief Creative Officer and Vice President of Communications

    Heather Walls, the current leader of the Wikimedia Foundation’s Communications department, and Kui Kinyanjui, an executive with over 18 years of experience in journalism and global communications, will be assuming permanent senior leadership roles as Chief Creative Officer and Vice President of Communications respectively.... Read more

  8. Wikimedia Foundation appoints Tony Sebro as Deputy General Counsel

    Seasoned attorney joins the Wikimedia Foundation after six years serving as General Counsel at the Software Freedom Conservancy.... Read more

  9. Building for the future of Wikimedia with a new approach to partnerships

    The Wikipedia Zero program will end in 2018 while new partnership opportunities will continue to address critical barriers to participation in free knowledge around the world... Read more

  10. Wikimedia 2030: Wikimedia’s role in shaping the future of the information commons

    As part of Wikimedia 2030, the Foundation commissioned research to inform conversations and contextualize trends that could affect Wikimedia from now until 2030. ... Read more