Re: [Wikimedia-l] Reducing stress and friction in interactions between WMF, affiliates, and community

2019-02-22 Thread Pine W
I like the idea of more transparency, and I think that opening processes can often help to reduce surprises and increase the quality of decisions. I wonder whether a reason that people hide information, including drafts and plans, is that they are afraid that if they share information then

[Wikimedia-l] Reducing stress and friction in interactions between WMF, affiliates, and community

2019-02-22 Thread Pine W
Hi, Recent events have brought to mind the recurring challenges of stress and friction in the Wikiverse that can happen in interactions, or lack of interactions, between WMF, affiliates, and community members. I realize that some friction is inevitable, but the feeling that I get is that the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: Impact study WMFr 2018

2019-02-22 Thread Rémy Gerbet
Hello Thierry, The French version is also present on the same page on Commons. It is the version dated February 7. Friendly, La version en français est également disponible sur la même page. Il s'agit de la version du document daté du 7 février. Amicalement, *Gerbet Rémy* *Coordinateur

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: Impact study WMFr 2018

2019-02-22 Thread Thierry Coudray
Rémy, Serait-il possible aussi de mettre la version originale en français sur Commons ? Histoire de permettre une plus grande diffusion et de ne pas accentuer l'anglo-centrisme de Wikimédia. :) Merci. Could it be possible to upload the French original version on Commons ? So we can have a wider

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Inisghts from a meeting with NGO representatives

2019-02-22 Thread Peter Southwood
Those instances where we don’t know yet whether the information would be acceptable in any of our projects, as the decision is generally made by consensus, and consensus can change and can vary between projects. Edge cases are not easily predictable. Also it is possible that new projects may

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Iberoconf 2019 - Declaration of Santiago regarding affiliates' rights and responsabilities

2019-02-22 Thread Risker
Thank you very much for bringing this to the attention of the broader community, Osmar. I will note that the gist of this statement was recently discussed by the Roles & Responsibilities Strategy Working Group[1] and we noted that it reflects and expands upon several points we had found during

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Iberoconf 2019 - Declaration of Santiago regarding affiliates' rights and responsabilities

2019-02-22 Thread Paulo Santos Perneta
A Portuguese version is also available now: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Iberocoop:Iberoconf_2019/Carta_de_Santiago/pt Paulo Osmar Valdebenito escreveu no dia sexta, 22/02/2019 à(s) 01:43: > Hello friends, > > I would like to share with you the declaration made by most of the > participants

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Inisghts from a meeting with NGO representatives

2019-02-22 Thread David Cuenca Tudela
Hi Peter, Could you please give an example of the instances that it wouldn't predict well? Regards, Micru On Fri, 22 Feb 2019, 10:44 Peter Southwood, wrote: > That would be a fair operational definition in our context, but it does > not predict well for all instances. > Cheers > Peter > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Inisghts from a meeting with NGO representatives

2019-02-22 Thread David Cuenca Tudela
On Fri, Feb 22, 2019 at 9:52 AM Amir E. Aharoni < amir.ahar...@mail.huji.ac.il> wrote: > Do the people to whom you speak have the same understanding of what our > definition of knowledge is? I guess I can make them aware of it from now on :-) ___

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Inisghts from a meeting with NGO representatives

2019-02-22 Thread Peter Southwood
That would be a fair operational definition in our context, but it does not predict well for all instances. Cheers Peter -Original Message- From: Wikimedia-l [mailto:wikimedia-l-boun...@lists.wikimedia.org] On Behalf Of Amir E. Aharoni Sent: 22 February 2019 10:39 To: Wikimedia Mailing

[Wikimedia-l] Fwd: Impact study WMFr 2018

2019-02-22 Thread Rémy Gerbet
Hello, In 2018, Wikimedia France has experienced a significant restructuring phase with a new turnover with a new Board and a new organization of the salaried team following the unfortunate events that occurred in 2017. In this context, Wikimedia France has requested the expertise of an agency

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WikiGap 2019

2019-02-22 Thread Natacha Rault via Wikimedia-l
Thanks for sharing this Mia! Îm really glad to read that it can be an ongoing project and not just an equality token on March, 8. I have a question: do you have a budget for transportation for people who want to attend and babysitting facilities? Could it be possible for organizers to get a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Inisghts from a meeting with NGO representatives

2019-02-22 Thread Amir E. Aharoni
‫בתאריך יום ו׳, 22 בפבר׳ 2019 ב-10:30 מאת ‪David Cuenca Tudela‬‏ <‪ dacu...@gmail.com‬‏>:‬ > On Fri, 22 Feb 2019, 08:27 Amir E. Aharoni, > wrote: > > > What is our definition of knowledge? > > > > In my opinion, the informal definition would be: all the information that > the Wikimedia community

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Inisghts from a meeting with NGO representatives

2019-02-22 Thread David Cuenca Tudela
On Fri, 22 Feb 2019, 08:27 Amir E. Aharoni, wrote: > What is our definition of knowledge? > In my opinion, the informal definition would be: all the information that the Wikimedia community allows into their projects. Regards, Micru > ___