Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wiki loves SDGs

2019-09-17 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, To be honest, there are great reasons not to having meetings in the United States for similar reasons. The notion of conversion of homosexuality is alive and well, even though people who care to look at the science know that it does not work. The murder rate among LGBTI people is sky high.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wiki loves SDGs

2019-09-17 Thread
It astonishing that the WMF and affiliates are supporting a conference in Tunis. The country is not safe for LGBT+ people, including tourists, despite what promotional holiday and travel websites imply. I urge anyone who is LGBT+ and booked to go to this conference, including WMF employees,

[Wikimedia-l] Wiki loves SDGs

2019-09-17 Thread Ad Huikeshoven
tl;dr Wikipedia can engage millions, billions of people to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 Wikimedians and Wikipedians around the world have been involved with Wikimedia 2030 since 2015. The strategic direction is to build the essential infrastructure of the ecosystem of free

Re: [Wikimedia-l] "The Foundation does not care so much of the French-speaking contributors"

2019-09-17 Thread Natacha Rault via Wikimedia-l
Merci Delphine! Et moi je travaillais donc je n’ai pas pu faire les pre-learning days. Est-ce que ta présentation est en ligne? Bien à toi, Natacha > Le 17 sept. 2019 à 15:14, Delphine Ménard a écrit : > > Hello, > > I participated in the pre-conference in Brussels this year, to which I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Talking about Wikimedia in Education - Webinar series

2019-09-17 Thread Sailesh Patnaik
Hi again, Thanks to all the participants who were able to join the webinar today, due to technical difficulties we couldn't record the session. Here are the slides from today's session[1] , and we would love to hear your feedback about the webinar[2]. We have one more webinar scheduled on 26th at

Re: [Wikimedia-l] "The Foundation does not care so much of the French-speaking contributors"

2019-09-17 Thread Delphine Ménard
Hello, I participated in the pre-conference in Brussels this year, to which I was invited to give a workshop about grants. I decided not to stay the whole 4 days because of personal commitments too. Mais si tu as des questions sur les grants, je suis là :) Best, Delphine On Tue, Sep 17, 2019

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Talking about Wikimedia in Education - Webinar series

2019-09-17 Thread Sailesh Patnaik
Hi everyone, Reminder, we are starting this webinar in 45 minutes. You can join the call by clicking on this Zoom link: https://wikimedia.zoom.us/j/571365639 Best! Sailesh On Fri, Sep 13, 2019 at 3:47 PM Sailesh Patnaik wrote: > Hi, > > There is a small correction. Webinar 2 is on 26th

Re: [Wikimedia-l] "The Foundation does not care so much of the French-speaking contributors"

2019-09-17 Thread Natacha Rault via Wikimedia-l
I love the idea of “This Month in Diversity” although I dont like the word “diversity” Nattez > Le 17 sept. 2019 à 10:29, Jane Darnell a écrit : > > This > Month in Diversity ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] "The Foundation does not care so much of the French-speaking contributors"

2019-09-17 Thread Jane Darnell
Thanks for your clarification! Yes of course it is difficult to keep up with changing WMF rules regarding funding (or reporting). I know in the past we have run into problems trying to stay aware of all the ins-and-outs of these things in the Netherlands chapter and for chapters with sub-sections