[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Fwd: Wikimedia India Annual Report 2011-12 released in 2nd AGM

2012-10-02 Thread Arjuna Rao Chavala
*cross posting* -- Forwarded message -- From: Arjuna Rao Chavala arjunar...@gmail.com Date: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 at 7:56 PM Subject: Wikimedia India Annual Report 2011-12 released in 2nd AGM To: wmin-members wmin-memb...@googlegroups.com From Wikimedia India blog.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC Proposals

2012-10-02 Thread Nicole Ebber
Hi all, On 2 October 2012 14:06, Fae f...@wikimedia.org.uk wrote: I have quite a few emails in my inbox that mention problems using the submission form, and how much of an administrative burden this created. Where is the best place to raise suggestions for improvement (including, I hope,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC Proposals

2012-10-02 Thread charles andrès
The talk page of the template is a good place to start http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Template_talk:FDC_proposal_form_v1 even if it's clear that a real effort has been done about the wording, it's still need internationalization, too much sentence are ambiguous for non native english speaker.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC Proposals

2012-10-02 Thread Anders Wennersten
I am not an official spokesperson for the newly formed FDC but one of its members. The FDC staff is operational but we as a committee is still not operational but will be in the the weeks to come, . For the list of submissions the FDC staff can need today to sort out one or two proposals in

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC Proposals

2012-10-02 Thread Anasuya Sengupta
Dear all, Thank you very much for sharing these concerns with us - and thank you, Anders, for responding so promptly! While the deadlines for proposals has been very clear from the start - in the framework, and in mails shared with the community - I want to acknowledge that as primary FDC

[Wikimedia-l] Travel Guide Naming poll open

2012-10-02 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Hi all, The naming poll for the Travel Guide site is now open. For the next 14 days, you may be eligible to vote for as many of the proposed names as you wish. For full details on voting criteria and other process notes as to how the name will be selected, please see the voting page at

[Wikimedia-l] Yet Another Cybercrime Law (Philippines)

2012-10-02 Thread Benjamin Lees
https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2012/09/philippines-new-cybercrime-prevention-act-troubling-free-expression I suppose this is old news by now, but I haven't seen it mentioned here yet. Are any projects taking action? ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Yet Another Cybercrime Law (Philippines)

2012-10-02 Thread Paolo B.
Hello Benjamin, As far as Wikipedia is concerned, some members of the Filipino editors' community (myself included) are trying to gather a consensus before requesting for a blackout of the English Wikipedia for the Philippines (that is, a 24-hour blackout that will only take effect here and not