Social Movement

A network of informal interactions between a plurality of individuals, groups or organizations, engaged in a political or cultural conflict, who have a limited sense of themselves as connected to others in common purpose, and who come together across an extended period of time to affect social change in the name of that purpose.

The sphere of influence and the sphere of interest, each one represented with a different color. svg

Wikimedia is a grassroots movement, which means that those who are a part of it can directly influence the allocation of funds, strategic planning, and the direction of the movement in the next thirty years. On top of this, all activities and programs developed within Wikimedia communities take place only due to the genuine interest of those communities, and not due to any mandate or external instruction.

With this graphic, we strived for one thing: that different community members could see their work represented, and could understand what other actors could be a part of this, even though they haven’t met them yet in their local context. medium