On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 10:45 PM, Christophe Henner <chen...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > First, the resolution and its context. "Supervising" the ED is indeed a > board duty, but this supervision must not become micro-management. That > resolution provides staff the liberty to do their work more efficiently. It > doesn't remove our duty of oversight.
The board has implemented a fairly small number of policies over the years (and an even smaller number that are actually applicable to the projects). As a general rule, our projects are governed by their communities. I think people are going to be a little worried about anything that looks like it might facilitate centralized policy-making. _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>