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In September 2011, [[FamilySearch]] invited a group of users to form a '''Governance Team''' to lead on reviewing, developing and putting in place the policies/governance process needed by the Research Wiki.
 
In September 2011, [[FamilySearch]] invited a group of users to form a '''Governance Team''' to lead on reviewing, developing and putting in place the policies/governance process needed by the Research Wiki.
 
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=== Scope ===
 
=== Scope ===
All [[FamilySearch Wiki:Policies|policies]] are within the scope for the team to review, with an emphasis to start on those relating to ''policy enforcement'' and the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Dispute resolution|process]] by which contributors can look to resolve disagreements.
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All [[FamilySearch Wiki:Policies|policies]] are within scope for the team to review, with an emphasis to start with those relating to ''policy enforcement'' and the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Dispute resolution|process]] by which contributors can look to resolve disagreements.
  
 
=== Team members ===
 
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* [[User:Jamestanner|James]] - community member
 
* [[User:Jamestanner|James]] - community member
 
* [[User:Nolaneclark|Nolan]] - FamilySearch volunteer
 
* [[User:Nolaneclark|Nolan]] - FamilySearch volunteer
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=== Tasks ===
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==== Dispute resolution ====
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* Change references to ''editors'' to ''contributors''
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* Review and simplify the overall process
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** Many of the articles were started taking Wikipedia's process as a basis.<br />For the Research Wiki this can and should be simplified.
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** Suggestions have been added to [[FamilySearch_Wiki_talk:Dispute_resolution#Evaluate_policy.2Fprocess_to_help_users_through_it|FamilySearch Wiki talk:Dispute resolution]]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 10:48, 20 September 2011

In September 2011, FamilySearch invited a group of users to form a Governance Team to lead on reviewing, developing and putting in place the policies/governance process needed by the Research Wiki.

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Scope

All policies are within scope for the team to review, with an emphasis to start with those relating to policy enforcement and the process by which contributors can look to resolve disagreements.

Team members

  • Steve - team leader, community member
  • James - community member
  • Nolan - FamilySearch volunteer

Tasks

Dispute resolution

  • Change references to editors to contributors
  • Review and simplify the overall process
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