Based on the understanding of the “commons” being the equally accessible management and distribution of resources within a community and/or society of “commoners” (people), with “commoning” being the approaches and processes towards the act of sharing the resources. 

 Commoning approaches and processes could present themselves as: the sharing and/or exchange of resources such as knowledge, skills, ideas etc. Open-access, public and/or non-hierarchical forms of distribution. Approaches of transparency, co-creation, collaboration and reciprocal relations.