Gitcoin DAO - Week in Governance, Edition #11

This weekly post has the ambition to summarize what’s been going on in the Gitcoin DAO Governance. Topics, ideas, proposals, and votes will be listed with links for further reading and discussion. If there’s anything missing please reach out! :memo:

:robot: Meta-Governance

🧙‍♂️🧙‍♀️ Workstream Discussion

Public Goods Funding / Treasury Management

  • Formal discussions on deploying the first workstream budget are set to take shape on Monday! Join the call here
  • The treasury management doc by @HelloShreyas is still up for discussion, please leave comments!
  • Judging for the public goods RFP continues with some excellent submissions so far, set to close out next week!
  • The public library is starting to evolve into a group not only researching public goods, but helping to bring new DAOs into the fold, making a moral case for their support in the mission
  • A grantee success squad is starting to spin up to make sure new and returning grantees are getting the most out of the platform

Public Goods Prototyping (Moonshot Collective)

  • The transaction from the Gitcoin DAO treasury towards funding for the Moonshot Collective Workstream has been executed on-chain!

Decentralization Workstream

  • UI designs continue to be implemented and we are on track for POC completion this week
  • Discussions have begun around utilization of L2s in order to keep gas costs down
  • Contract audit is in progress and we will have results by the end of this week
  • Curation game hackathon entry has been completed and we will be picking winners by the end of next week
  • Documentation project is kicking off now and will result in a base level of documentation and explainers for dGrants

:blue_heart: Fraud Detection & Defense (FDD-WG)

Merch, Memes, Marketing Workstream

  • A couple of sub-streams have been formed under the MMM-Workstream as branches of MMM have grown and to improve the onboarding process. Current sub-streams and operational leads are:
    Design - @fred
    Tech/dev @sidcode
    Socials @angel-fire
    Events @hapob
    Writing - tbc
  • A Gitcoin DAO newsletter is being created to highlight interesting developments and conversations in the community as well as keep the community informed on upcoming events.

That’s it for this week in Gitcoin DAO governance. Feel free to join the discussions via the links above and on Discord, and visit the Gitcoin DAO Event calendar to keep yourself updated on what’s to come!

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