Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wiki Loves Africa 2019 on the theme PLAY

2019-01-23 Thread Florence Devouard
Hmmm. And a sentence got deleted in the process... so... There are several prizes to grab. Including two special prizes for photo essays that capture Women in sport or Culturally specific or traditional formal forms of play, recreation or events. More on the theme here :

[Wikimedia-l] Wiki Loves Africa 2019 on the theme PLAY

2019-01-23 Thread Florence Devouard
Hello everyone, We are proud to announce the launch of the 5th Wiki Loves Africa photographic contest, on the 1st of February 2019. This year, the theme of the contest will be PLAY. The theme Play! encourages the submission of visual representations of joyful and serious games, sport, and

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Board of Trustees January 2019 meeting agenda

2019-01-23 Thread Chuck Roslof
Hi all, The agenda for the next Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees meeting, on January 30, 2019 (postponed from its originally scheduled date of January 23), is now available on Meta-Wiki: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Foundation_board_agenda_2019-01 - Chuck == Charles M.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Invitation to a "Wikimedia Café" casual online meetup

2019-01-23 Thread Pine W
Sorry, I started the meeting but the meeting ID number was wrong. I don't know how that happened. I think that this problem has been corrected, so if you were trying to connect, please try again. Pine ( https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Pine ) On Tue, Jan 8, 2019, 12:49 PM Pine W wrote: >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Publication of WMF Affiliate agreements

2019-01-23 Thread Lane Rasberry
I agree that this is a problematic issue which someone should answer. Likely entities to answer this could be the WMF board, because they recently granted voting rights to user groups, or the Affiliations Committee, which instituted the practices of privacy in applying to be a user group. I

[Wikimedia-l] Publication of WMF Affiliate agreements

2019-01-23 Thread
It appears that Affiliate agreements with the Wikimedia Foundation are not published on-wiki in a consistent way.[1] Though the standard templates are available, these have varied over time, so at a minimum to understand which Chapter/Thorg/User Group has currently agreed which legally binding

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Next Wikimedia monthly activities meeting will be on 22 February

2019-01-23 Thread
On Wed, 23 Jan 2019 at 01:00, Gregory Varnum wrote: > > Greetings, > > Our next Wikimedia monthly activities meeting will be on 22 February 2019. > More information will be available on Meta-Wiki: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_monthly_activities_meetings > > But wait?!? What about