1. On the year where “a very fundamental human right—the right to access information” was challenged: Raju Narisetti, Wikimedia Foundation Board member

    New Wikimedia Foundation board member Raju Narisetti says, “We will look back at 2017 as a year where there were systematic and sustained challenges worldwide to a very fundamental human right—the right to access information.” We talk with him about some of the challenges the Wikimedia projects may face.... Read more

  2. Esra’a Al Shafei joins Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees

    Bahraini human rights activist and social entrepreneur brings to the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees more than a decade of experience in applying creative solutions to challenges faced by underserved and underrepresented communities.... Read more

  3. Raju Narisetti joins Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees

    Media veteran brings nearly three decades of global strategic experience in digital media and audience development to the Wikimedia Foundation Board... Read more

  4. Results from the 2017 Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees elections

    More than 5,000 community members helped select the three individuals who will begin their three-year terms in August.... Read more

  5. Wikimedia Foundation Board on healthy Wikimedia community culture, inclusivity, and safe spaces

    Board identifies responses to harassment and toxic behavior as priority for Wikimedia Foundation.... Read more

  6. Foundation Board appoints Katherine Maher as Executive Director

    In a unanimous vote, the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees selected Katherine Maher to lead the organization dedicated to spreading the sum of all knowledge.... Read more

  7. Meet the Wikimedia Foundation’s two newest trustees: Christophe Henner and Nataliia Tymkiv

    Upon their formal appointments, Henner and Tymkiv will serve on the Foundation’s Board with three-year terms.... Read more

  8. Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees welcomes Katherine Maher as interim Executive Director

    Katherine Maher, Chief Communications Officer and a longtime advocate for open communities and culture, steps into the role of interim Executive Director.... Read more

  9. Jimmy Wales tells South by Southwest that community is key to Wikipedia’s future

    Wikipedia was represented at SXSW this week with a discussion between Wikimedia Foundation board member Guy Kawasaki and Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.... Read more

  10. Katherine Maher appointed as interim executive director for the Wikimedia Foundation

    Katherine Maher, the chief communications officer of the Wikimedia Foundation, has been chosen as interim executive director of the San Francisco-based nonprofit by its board and executive team.... Read more