Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wikimedia Affiliates Data Portal

2020-03-17 Thread Pine W
Hello Dumisani , I would like to remind you of the questions in this thread, although I understand that there may be some delays in getting responses due to the issues with Covid-19. I have not looked into the new portal and I don't have an opinion about it, but I hope that affiliates will find

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Places for cross-project and multilingual coordination for Covoid-19 related topics

2020-03-17 Thread Jason Moore
Don't forget WikiProject COVID-19 at English Wikipedia, if you'd like to keep editors aware of activities elsewhere: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_COVID-19 Jason / User:Another Believer On Tue, Mar 17, 2020 at 1:38 PM Pine W wrote: > Hello, > > I'd like to suggest a few

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Places for cross-project and multilingual coordination for Covoid-19 related topics

2020-03-17 Thread Pine W
* Covid-19. It helps if I'm not trying to do multiple things at once. Sorry about that. Pine ( https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Pine ) On Tue, Mar 17, 2020 at 8:37 PM Pine W wrote: > > Hello, > > I'd like to suggest a few places where people can do cross-project and > multilingual

[Wikimedia-l] Places for cross-project and multilingual coordination for Covoid-19 related topics

2020-03-17 Thread Pine W
Hello, I'd like to suggest a few places where people can do cross-project and multilingual coordination for Covoid-19 related topics. * The Wikimedia Medicine mailing list: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-medicine * On Meta: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/COVID-19. This

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WikiProject COVID-19 (English Wikipedia) is started

2020-03-17 Thread Samuel Klein
Thanks for starting this! And the Wikidata project is awesome also. Hopefully we can get more of this data into wikidata itself... On Sun, Mar 15, 2020 at 6:01 PM Alessandro Marchetti via Wikimedia-l < wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org> wrote: > I took images of an almost empty Milan Central

[Wikimedia-l] Update Wiki Loves Africa

2020-03-17 Thread Florence Devouard
The Wiki Loves Africa photographic contest is currently running, for the 6th year, under the theme "Africa on the Move" It should be made clear that the goal of the contest is not limited to collecting freely licenced images to illustrate wikipedia articles (though of course, there is also

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Commons Picture of the Year 2019 competition is now open

2020-03-17 Thread Steinsplitter Wiki via Wikimedia-l
Dear Wikimedians, We are happy to announce that the 2019 Picture of the Year competition is now open. The Commons Picture of the Year is a competition that was first run in 2006. It aims to identify the best freely licensed images from those that during the year have been awarded Featured

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WikiProject COVID-19 (English Wikipedia) is started

2020-03-17 Thread AZ Mayank
That's great Idea  On Mon, Mar 16, 2020, 2:56 AM Pine W wrote: > Hello, > > May I suggest that the discussion regarding the name take place > somewhere other than Wikimedia-l? I think that a talk page of one of > the relevant articles on English Wikipedia, a WikiProject Medicine > talk page,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikigrannies User Group

2020-03-17 Thread Hamish Shing Shing Chau
Congratulations to everyone! 在 14 Mar 2020 00:41, Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight 写道: Hi everyone! I'm very happy to announce that the Affiliations Committee has recognized [1] Wikigrannies User Group [2] as a Wikimedia User Group. The group aims to promote the social adaptation of the elderly,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia during a quarantine

2020-03-17 Thread Ανώνυμος Βικιπαιδιστής
Hello from Greece I hope everyone is safe and well, and congratulations for your work these difficult times. Wikipedia Community Schools Association Greece Group is starting Webinars through Skype for people who are in quarantine because of the epidemic. So far the interest for the webinar is

[Wikimedia-l] Update Wiki Loves Africa

2020-03-17 Thread fdevouard
The Wiki Loves Africa photographic contest is currently running, for the 6th year, under the theme "Africa on the Move" It should be made clear that the goal of the contest is not limited to collecting freely licenced images to illustrate wikipedia articles (though of course, there is also