# The OpenStreetMap Foundation Board has given itself the following set of rules to govern how the Board does its work.
# These rules
have been agreed on by the board on 2018- 06- 21 and will remain in force until they are replaced by a new set of rules, or abolished altogether.
==2. Board Duties==
## give account of their work to the General Assembly and the members of the Association.
# Board members may be asked to convey board decisions to third parties. In doing so, they have a duty to represent the board's decisions factually.
# Board members may serve in OSMF working groups, but should refrain from chairing them▼
==3. Confidentiality and Transparency==
# This does not cover expenses or income paid by the employer or client of a board member when such employment or client relationship is mentioned on the "Board Member Bios" page on the OSMF wiki.
# Economy travel to and accommodation to State of the Map International and face to face board meetings is covered. Other events are considered on a case-by-case basis. In all cases, the board member shall bring an estimate to the board before incurring the expenses.
# Board members may serve in OSMF working groups, but should refrain from chairing them