Re: [Wikimedia-l] please NOT to Telegram as first or only communication channel (WAS: Wikimedia 2030: Mark your calendars! We are meeting on Nov. 21-22)

2020-10-23 Thread Ilario valdelli
is kept "free" and there is no obstacles to use one or another solution because at the end the goal is the participation. Kind regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sos

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Sexual harassment

2020-08-23 Thread Ilario valdelli
-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associ

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: The recommendations are now online

2020-05-12 Thread Ilario valdelli
/Strategy/Wikimedia_movement/2018-20/Reports/Finalization_Change_Log_(January_-_April_2020) Best wishes, Nicole -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: The recommendations are now online

2020-05-12 Thread Ilario valdelli
. The writing team and the reviewers [9] worked tirelessly to revise and finalize the recommendations. Community and affiliate strategy liaisons facilitated countless discussions. Thank you all. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Brand Project: Who are we as a movement?

2020-04-11 Thread Ilario valdelli
wikimedia.org> wrote: -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Wikipedia: Ilario Skype: valdelli Tel: +41764821371 http://

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Memorandum of Understanding with NDLI, CIS and WMF

2020-03-14 Thread Ilario valdelli
ration opportunities around other Wikimedia projects, such as Wikibooks. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Wikipedia: Ilario Skype: va

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: Recommendations released, join the conversation

2020-01-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Hi all I agree on that point. I suggest to the community to organize themselves to give a feedback and to contribute to have better and widely supported reccomandations but this process must progress. Everything can be improved and can be better but what is important is to keep this goal of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community survey: Wikimedia Diversity Conference 2020

2020-01-20 Thread Ilario Valdelli
That can be an output of the conference. Is not it? On Mon, 20 Jan 2020, 13:57 Gerard Meijssen, wrote: > Hoi, > How do you define diversity? > Thanks, > GerardM > > On Mon, 20 Jan 2020 at 13:44, Jon Harald Søby wrote: > > > Hi all, and apologies if you receive this email several times – I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimania 2020 will be on August 5-9. Bangkok, Thailand.

2019-10-08 Thread Ilario valdelli
subscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Wikipedia: Ilario Skype: valdelli Tel: +41764821371 http://www.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation joins the global climate strike

2019-09-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
iendships that may > never otherwise have come about? I'm all about virtual, but there is value > in physical events, and I would say that we should make time and space for > both. > > On Mon, 23 Sep 2019 at 12:54, Ilario Valdelli wrote: > > > Yes > > > > We don

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation joins the global climate strike

2019-09-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
gt; registration fees. To check your eligibility, you can consult conditions of > eligibility on this page > <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_CH/Policies/Scholarships>." > > Best regards > Gabe > > > On Mon, Sep 23, 2019 at 1:14 PM Ilario Valdelli &g

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation joins the global climate strike

2019-09-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Anyways this is perceived by the community. In Wikimedia CH we cannot give scholarships for Wikimania because people would not do long trips. IMHO the problem is these big events. For this reason we prefer to give more scholarships for regional wikicon than to Wikimania. This is the reason why

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: Draft recommendations are here!

2019-08-25 Thread Ilario valdelli
eta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli W

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: Draft recommendations are here!

2019-08-25 Thread Ilario valdelli
wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Wikipedia: Ilario Skype: valdelli Tel:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: Draft recommendations are here!

2019-08-25 Thread Ilario valdelli
g/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich W

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: Draft recommendations are here!

2019-08-18 Thread Ilario valdelli
Hi Nicole, I suggest also to harmonize a little bit the reccomandations of the working groups too. I had a quick reading and I found several conflictual points among the different working groups. An example is the technology working group where the first reccomandation is about a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Some goodbye to all

2019-06-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
ia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l > > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, &g

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Some goodbye to all

2019-06-20 Thread Ilario Valdelli
g and sharing your thoughts, I wish you > all the best! > > > Romaine > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How diverse are your readers?

2019-03-11 Thread Ilario valdelli
Hi Leila, I have put my own but the problem we have in Switzerland is connected to the multi-lingualism. Italian, for instance, which is one big language in WIkipedia, is at the opposite a minority in Switzerland. Any study is interesting, but if it could be country-based, it would be

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Croatian Wikipedia: persisting far-right bias?

2018-11-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
History does not require a judge. It's the storiography to be judge. Here the problem is to give relevance to some sources and to neglect (completely) others. If a single not neutral source is considered as the Holy Bible, the same pillars of Wikipedia are infringed. Kind regards On Mon, 26

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Croatian Wikipedia: persisting far-right bias?

2018-11-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
I think that this case is so complicated that the admin or the steward sometimes are not prepared to face a big problem like this. They evaluate two opinions without having a background to define what is true and what is not. In this case the evaluation can be not neutral. Anyways the bias us

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Plea from Wikimedia Portugal

2018-10-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
The best mistake you do is to consider the wikimedia chapter as a representative of the Wikipedia community while this statement is basically wrong. When you say that Vasconcelos had no Wikipedia editing experience and continue to support your position using this motivation, you probably have no

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FY1718 Fundraising Report now published

2018-10-01 Thread Ilario Valdelli
at's why I gave a long list of the factors that affect the potential > for > > fundraising in Asia, Africa and South America. Its a complex equation > > > > Regards > > Seddon > > > > > > On Mon, Oct 1, 2018 at 11:58 AM Ilario valdelli > > wrot

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FY1718 Fundraising Report now published

2018-10-01 Thread Ilario valdelli
I agree in that point. Please be back to this millenium. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_GDP_(nominal) (updated to 2017). Three Asian countries are listed in the top 10. And the estimation is to have sooner a fourth:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: First round of Working Group members

2018-07-26 Thread Ilario valdelli
This is true, but it's true also that the discussion is now restricted to few members and groups. I can personally say that the communities (and when I speak about communities I speak about people not being able to speak english or not following the international mailing list) are ignoring

Re: [Wikimedia-l] De-recognition of Wikimedia user groups in Brazil

2018-04-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Hi Kirill It makes sense to explain a little bit about the conflict management and the position of both sides to define why both groups have been derecognized. At the opposite this decision will give the feeling that, to attack a local Group, it will be sufficient to create another local Group

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Wikimédia France

2017-08-04 Thread Ilario Valdelli
es and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur F

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Wikimédia France

2017-08-04 Thread Ilario Valdelli
, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Tel: +4176482

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Wikimédia France

2017-08-04 Thread Ilario Valdelli
ter (as an independent and charitable body). The Foundation is free to fund or not fund, to recognise or derecognise. But not to control. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Let's set up a Tor onion service for Wikipedia

2017-06-19 Thread Ilario Valdelli
This is the correct approach. There are technical issues and there are social issues. It’s time to don’t mix them. Tor can be one solution, not exactly the best and there is no sense to mix the discussion. Kind regards Sent from Mail for Windows 10 From: Tim Starling Sent: 19 June 2017

Re: [Wikimedia-l] May 5: Update on Wikimedia movement strategy process (#15)

2017-05-08 Thread Ilario Valdelli
In these cases the big advantage is the capacity to be cloned. A governement can block an ip or a domain but it would be hard to block internet. The good approach is to invite the web to host kiwix and zim files for downloading. That would be easier than cloning Wikipedia content. However that

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Philippines

2017-04-25 Thread Ilario Valdelli
://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/affiliates >> <https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/affiliates> >> >> >> -- "*Jülüjain wane mmakat* ein kapülain tü alijunakalirua jee >> wayuukanairua junain ekerolaa alümüin supüshuwayale etijaanaka.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Concerns in general

2017-01-29 Thread Ilario Valdelli
org?subject=unsubscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Tel: +41764821371 http://www.wikimedia.ch --- Questa e-mail è

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LGBT+ safety considerations for conference venues

2016-10-16 Thread Ilario Valdelli
ax aka Funcrunch [1] http://funcrunch.org/blog/2016/10/12/making-connections-at- wikiconference-north-america/ [2] https://www.facebook.com/groups/wikipediaweekly/permalink/ 1114259788621851/ -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connais

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Chapters] [Affiliates] Changes to current chapter and thematic organisation criteria

2016-08-25 Thread Ilario Valdelli
t for the capital. > > If all affiliates operated in the same conditions, that would be another > story. > > -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerl

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] WMF Board of Trustees appointments and officer positions

2016-06-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
> Treasurer, Vice Chair, and volunteer Executive Director. > -- > > > > ___ > Please note: all replies sent to this mailing list will be immediately > directed to Wikimedia-l, the public mailing list of the Wikimedia > community. For more information a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fundraising Testing Update (Friday 6th May) - Hopefully the first of Many

2016-05-10 Thread Ilario Valdelli
ate (Community Engagement)* > *Wikimedia Foundation* > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fundraising Testing Update (Friday 6th May) - Hopefully the first of Many

2016-05-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
In Switzerland is not expensive... Il 09 Mag 2016 20:33, "Michael Peel" ha scritto: > > > On 9 May 2016, at 18:36, Béria Lima wrote: > > > > My 2 cents :D > > > > 1. I can't see the banner (not using the link posted or going by > > CentralNotice) Could

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What can we learn

2016-04-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
erard Meijssen" <gerard.meijs...@gmail.com> ha scritto: > Hoi, > Really more bureaucracy? As if that does not bring its own conflict of > interest? > Thanks, > GerardM > > On 9 April 2016 at 10:20, Ilario Valdelli <valde...@gmail.com> wrote: > > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What can we learn

2016-04-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
What should be noted is that a personal declaration of COI cannot be sufficient. Probably an evaluation of potential conflits done by a committee as neutral body can help the candidates to better evaluate the candidacy and to manage them better. Kind regards Il 09 Apr 2016 8:26 AM, "Anders

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [recent changes]

2016-04-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Hi Denny Your email is very interesting to understand the conflict you were experimenting to introduce innovation and good ideas in Wikimedia projects. In my opinion the biggest problem is the overlapping between direction and execution. Do you think that your action would be less efficient

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What it means to be a *volunteer* organization

2016-02-29 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Hi Leigh In general there is always a transparent hierarchy and an untasparent one self organized following the real leaderships. Problems happen when the gap between both increases. In this case the real decisions are made in front of a coffee machine and not in the right places. The solution

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What it means to be a high-tech organization

2016-02-29 Thread Ilario Valdelli
be a success for someone an insuccess for another one. They are indicators and not only measures. Kind regards Il 29/Feb/2016 14:58, "Brion Vibber" <bvib...@wikimedia.org> ha scritto: > On Feb 29, 2016 3:13 AM, "Ilario Valdelli" <valde...@gmail.com > <javascrip

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What it means to be a high-tech organization

2016-02-29 Thread Ilario Valdelli
_ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-re

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Why we changed

2016-02-22 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Hi Kat This is good. But why not to look for a CTO? Designing a CTO's profile and putting it in a CEO's profile is a big challenge. This can happen but means also to have a big change of the vision of WMF. Kind regards Il 22/Feb/2016 19:12, "Kat Walsh" ha scritto: > On

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Why we changed

2016-02-22 Thread Ilario Valdelli
a > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] An Open Letter to Wikimedia Foundation BoT

2016-02-20 Thread Ilario Valdelli
I like this email of Chris and what seems to me strange is that there is an evident lack of control of the board. I have read the emails of resignation without being shocked. They were expected. It's sufficient to use Mr.google and to reach Glassdoor to read the anonymous comments of former

Re: [Wikimedia-l] An Open Letter to Wikimedia Foundation BoT

2016-02-18 Thread Ilario Valdelli
PG & GAC. > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/w

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Monetizing Wikimedia APIs

2016-01-16 Thread Ilario Valdelli
org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Swi

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF trustee Arnnon Geshuri and part in anticompetitive agreements in Google

2016-01-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Yes but this list is public. Being in the shoes of an external I would have so much material to do a science fictional romance. Il 09/Gen/2016 13:21, "Yaroslav M. Blanter" <pute...@mccme.ru> ha scritto: > On 2016-01-09 13:14, Ilario Valdelli wrote: > >> Yes bu

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF trustee Arnnon Geshuri and part in anticompetitive agreements in Google

2016-01-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Yes but this overlapping generates this kind of misunderstanding. For people being outside wikimedia community there are several changes too much complicated. Il 09/Gen/2016 13:08, "Yaroslav M. Blanter" ha scritto: > On 2016-01-09 12:54, Steinsplitter Wiki wrote: > >> That

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2016-01-02 Thread Ilario Valdelli
ught through. I also understand well the reasons of many Board members who voted as they did. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Te

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2015-12-31 Thread Ilario Valdelli
by the Board itself, the Board retains the ability to manage its composition as necessary to maintain the working environment required to be effective. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il

Re: [Wikimedia-l] AWB & Ubuntu: Can really someone help?

2015-12-29 Thread Ilario Valdelli
On 29.12.2015 10:10, Petr Kadlec wrote: On Tue, Dec 29, 2015 at 9:31 AM, Ilario Valdelli <valde...@gmail.com> wrote: AWB is made in C#. C# runs in .NET. .NET is like a virtual machine to abstract the layer of the operating system. .NET runs in Windows doesn't run in Linux ba

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2015-12-28 Thread Ilario Valdelli
much more, which of course just leaves everyone else to speculate. MZMcBride What is strange is that he votes and he votes in opposition. Did someone see an inconsistencyon that? Kind regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikisource technical issues (was Community Wishlist Survey: Top 10 wishes!)

2015-12-17 Thread Ilario Valdelli
> Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikime

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Paris

2015-11-14 Thread Ilario Valdelli
I have also checked yesterday through Internet and I was supported by all of your messages. I suppose that the hobbies of wiki*edians are safety hobbies (i.e.writing wikipedia). So the probability of an accident is low. Every time an accident happens we think to all people of the community

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WLM Brasil 2015 - Winners / Numbers

2015-10-31 Thread Ilario Valdelli
On 31.10.2015 12:12, Fæ wrote: On 31 Oct 2015 11:00, "Ilario Valdelli" <valde...@gmail.com> wrote: On 31.10.2015 11:46, Fæ wrote: Hang on. Could I have an independent reality check; is that really $7 per photograph? Fae 30.000 is exact, but they are 30.000 Real which means 1

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WLM Brasil 2015 - Winners / Numbers

2015-10-31 Thread Ilario Valdelli
exact, but they are 30.000 Real which means 11.000 USD. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Tel: +41764821371 http://www.wikime

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WLM Brasil 2015 - Winners / Numbers

2015-10-31 Thread Ilario Valdelli
easures. There is no success for a specific person on an individual and personal criteria. The user group of Brazil has not asked nothing special, this is a normal budget for any WLM or WLE in several countries. On 31.10.2015 18:20, Rodrigo Tetsuo Argenton wrote: quality of work. Again "

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Rodrigo versus Rodrigo (was Re: WLM Brasil 2015 - Winners / Numbers)

2015-10-31 Thread Ilario Valdelli
strategy itself. For the PEG Padula has realized its project and reached the goals. This result cannot be combined with a discussion of the conflicts happening in the Brazilian community, which should be probably discussed in another place. Kind regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Vere

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing the Wikimedia Affiliates mailing list

2015-10-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
n, because you did not offer any argument that corroborates to your statement. Yes, I know, you do not understand. Anyway we can continue "ad libitum" for the sample reason that you don't like it but it's not up to me to support your dislike. Regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing the Wikimedia Affiliates mailing list

2015-10-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
of a chapter, please ask internally to your chapter, not to me." just to border me. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing the Wikimedia Affiliates mailing list

2015-10-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
coherence, I would strictly comply with the topic of this thread. Kind regards On 21.10.2015 15:18, Rodrigo Tetsuo Argenton wrote: This do not answers any of my questions... opacity even in the talk, the via will not make any difference. On 21 October 2015 at 10:43, Ilario Valdelli <va

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing the Wikimedia Affiliates mailing list

2015-10-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliate-selected_Board_seats On 21.10.2015 14:09, Rodrigo Tetsuo Argenton wrote: " it's not good to give publicly comments on the candidates." Why is that so? And candidates? To what? On 21 October 2015 at 06:12, Ilario Valdelli <valde...@gma

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing the Wikimedia Affiliates mailing list

2015-10-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
ubscribers is, frankly, doing it in the wrong place. The existing chapters-l and internal-l mailing lists used to leak like sieves when they were in heavy use (and in addition the information that was leaked was often distorted and incomplete). -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Frei

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing the Wikimedia Affiliates mailing list

2015-10-20 Thread Ilario Valdelli
void that there is the feeling that in some places are happening machinations or conspiracies. What is really missed is an "open" space where discussions about chapters can happen. Kind regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avanceme

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing the Wikimedia Affiliates mailing list

2015-10-19 Thread Ilario Valdelli
it's pretty clear that broad-based private-access lists aren't serving any purpose. My preferred option would be to either ditch the Chapters mailing list or make it announce-only, scrap Internal-l entirely, and have an "affiliates" list that is open. Chris -- Ilario Valdelli Wi

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Number of new User Groups

2015-10-18 Thread Ilario Valdelli
erved well by further dividing them. -greg (User:Varnent) Vice Chair, Wikimedia Affiliations Committee -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimania 2017 Montreal - scooped by Signpost

2015-10-05 Thread Ilario Valdelli
imedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > > > ___ > > > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > > > Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > > > Un

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimania 2017 Montreal - scooped by Signpost

2015-10-04 Thread Ilario Valdelli
e main point to fix is that a decision is valid as soon it is communicated. At the moment it does not seem that the local communities were informed in order to know that the process was broken. Kind regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Associatio

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wiki Loves Monuments] Wiki Loves Monuments in Italy largely blocked by WMF fundraising

2015-08-18 Thread Ilario Valdelli
: Given that they are going to take you banner time, maybe they would be possible to be convinced to include a small WLM ad in the donation page? -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Board of Trustees Chair and Vice Chair positions

2015-07-16 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Wow does it mean that I spoke in the lift with the new president 30 minutes after his election without knowing to speak with the new president? Il 16/Lug/2015 17:04, Jan-Bart de Vreede jdevre...@wikimedia.org ha scritto: Hello Everyone I am happy to inform you that the Board has unanimously

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cebuano and Waray-waray Wikipedias among Top 10

2015-07-07 Thread Ilario Valdelli
The best evaluation is to understand the evolution and the trend. In the last months in waray for instance I have seen less than 10 edits in the overall project in one month. This is not revitalization. I agree with the enthusiasm of the community members but I am personally in favor of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cebuano and Waray-waray Wikipedias among Top 10

2015-07-07 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Thanks to have summarized my position. As speaker than more than one minor language I agree that there is no sense to inflate articles over the possibility of the small community to manage them. Not in opposition of automated generated articles but having in my hands the experience of project

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cebuano and Waray-waray Wikipedias among Top 10

2015-07-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
as we do not provide information we do a half arsed job. A job that is qualitatively and quantitatively inferior. Thanks, GerardM On 6 July 2015 at 11:42, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: If people don't edit Wikipedia, Wikipedia would not exist. As I have said

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cebuano and Waray-waray Wikipedias among Top 10

2015-07-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
/TablesPageViewsMonthlyCombined.htm shows clearly how much Cebuano has grown considerably in page views. The same is true for Waray Waray. Compare it to languages with a similar number of speakers. Please explain how this is not a real impact ! Thanks, GerardM On 6 July 2015 at 10:20, Ilario Valdelli

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cebuano and Waray-waray Wikipedias among Top 10

2015-07-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cebuano and Waray-waray Wikipedias among Top 10

2015-07-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
the WMF to explore. Thanks, GerardM On 6 July 2015 at 11:09, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: https://war.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pinaurog:ActiveUsers https://ceb.wikipedia.org/wiki/Espesyal:ActiveUsers An encyclopedia in the first 10 places without a community

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cebuano and Waray-waray Wikipedias among Top 10

2015-07-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe -- Ilario Valdelli

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cebuano and Waray-waray Wikipedias among Top 10

2015-07-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
workload to keep the pages updated). Regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Tel: +41764821371 http://www.wikimedia.ch

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF Finance Fellows to develop first-ever movement-wide financial report and metrics

2015-06-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia article per speaker

2015-06-08 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Voting system (was: Results of 2015 WMF Board elections)

2015-06-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
0 new women within the candidatures. Even there were new candidates for different areas, probably with a low wikimedian experience, but what is really important is that no women submitted a new candidature even white, global north living, English speaker. Regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-05-28 Thread Ilario Valdelli
at 10:58, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: Sorry if I continue this discussion of January but it may be interesting to share my experience had yesterday because I attended to a presentation of a young programmer suffering from low vision and color-blind and usual participant

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-05-28 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Wikipedia: Ilario https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Ilario Skype: valdelli Facebook: Ilario Valdelli https

[Wikimedia-l] Banner for voting board not displayed in Italian Wikipedia

2015-05-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
60% of time I do not see any banner. It seems that the timeslot dedicated to the banner of WMF board is taken by an empty banner. I have checked the configuration of the centralnotice and it seems OK. May someone check it? -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Evaluation by WMF of Wiki Loves Monuments is failing to understand the community

2015-05-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
, or awesome but one-time only, is complex. We probably need many different approaches, not one central approach, to understand and compare. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Partnership policy - Wikimédia France

2015-04-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Chapters] News from the Board of Wikimedia CH

2015-04-15 Thread Ilario Valdelli
. Those qualities have been well admired and they will be well missed. Katy On Thu, Apr 9, 2015 at 8:39 AM, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: FYI an official message from Wikimedia CH: Dear all, Wikimedia CH held its annual General Assembly on 21 March. We're pleased

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A transition and a new chapter.

2015-04-14 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Kourosh Karimkhany as our new Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, to build meaningful partnerships, projects, and relationships that advance our mission. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per

[Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Chapters] News from the Board of Wikimedia CH

2015-04-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
, President Wikimedia CH - Association for the advancement of free knowledge www.wikimedia.ch -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Questions about GLAM projects

2015-03-16 Thread Ilario Valdelli
. About the Latin language would be interesting to have a link to the material of the British Museum. I have checked here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:GLAM/British_Museum Regards On 16.03.2015 23:21, geni wrote: On 16 March 2015 at 21:20, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote

[Wikimedia-l] Questions about GLAM projects

2015-03-16 Thread Ilario Valdelli
in Latin language? Regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich http://www.wikimedia.ch

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-01-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
it with relevant associations before investing time and money for such solutions. Fortunately, Wikipedia actually is quite text-to-speach friendly at the moment. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement regarding Host for Wikimania 2016

2015-01-22 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF has lost its path

2015-01-20 Thread Ilario Valdelli
responsible for everything WMF does. Yes, I am aware of that. What I was advocating for was a more substantial proof of the fact that the board is aware about these decisions, with the more substantial responsability towards the community that this implies. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF has lost its path

2015-01-20 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera Switzerland - 8008 Zürich Wikipedia: Ilario https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Ilario Skype: valdelli Facebook: Ilario Valdelli https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF is shutting down grantmaking for good projects for 3 months for no reason

2015-01-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Why WMF should reconsider the 3-month gender gap project-related decision

2015-01-08 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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