FOC Strategic Review Outcomes by the Numbers

A quick guide to the San Jose Statement and Work Plan on the five-year strategic review of the FOC and the vision for the path forward for the Coalition, released at the FOC Annual Meeting in Costa Rica, 17-18 October.


5th year anniversary of the Freedom Online Coalition


18-month long strategic review of the FOC


59 page final report from the Strategic Review Working Group (SRWG)


3 input documents for the SRWG final report


7 next steps recommended by SRWG for the FOC membership


11 Goals in the San Jose Statement and Work Plan


3 FOC priority activities: 1. Shaping Norms to advance human rights online, 2. Hosting an Annual Meeting with members and stakeholders, 3. Diplomatic Coordination through capitals, missions, and local networks


8 months extension of Multistakeholder Working Group (until Stockholm Internet Forum), while FOC consults stakeholders on strengthening engagement mechanism(s)


100% participation desired in FOC Terms of Reference Task Force consultations to clarify and update the Coalition’s structures and procedures to strengthen the Coalition’s ability to meet its commitments (see Goals 1.1, 1.3, 1.4, 2.1, 2.4, and 3.1 of the San Jose Statement and Work Plan).