About the Invest in Skills and Leadership Development category

Build the capacities of Wikimedia individuals and organizations and support new leaders.

To learn more, read here. We will invest in individuals and organizations in our Movement and aligned partners to develop the technical and people skills crucial for the Movement’s health and growth. The work of this Recommendation focuses on:

  • combining local skill development with global coordination so that communities can learn from each other, build upon existing expertise, and increase local skills for online and offline activities
  • investing in individuals to develop the abilities needed to effect change in the Movement towards the strategic direction
  • investing in new or existing technological infrastructure which facilitates learning of skills through functional, collaborative, real-time tools and quality content