Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Anna Torres
Thanks Isla and Florence! This is so cool! We should work closer to improve in Spanish African women in Wikipedia :) Let's talk? Hugs! 2017-03-08 11:37 GMT-03:00 Florence Devouard : > Hello everyone > > Wiki Loves Women is officially launching its presentation video today.

[Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Florence Devouard
Hello everyone Wiki Loves Women is officially launching its presentation video today. Please check it out here and tell us what you think : https://vimeo.com/207432965 It is also on Commons : https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Wiki_loves_Women_-_English_WebM_-_Final.webm This video

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Anna Torres
Great!!! Love it! <3 Could you talk sometime next week? Hugs!!! 2017-03-08 11:48 GMT-03:00 Florence Devouard : > Anytime Anna ! > > Speaking about Spanish... all of our biographies for the #16WikiWomen > translation drive were translated in Spanish. Kudos ! >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Florence Devouard
Anytime Anna ! Speaking about Spanish... all of our biographies for the #16WikiWomen translation drive were translated in Spanish. Kudos ! https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/16_African_Women_Translate-a-thon/tracking Flo Le 08/03/2017 à 15:42, Anna Torres a écrit : Thanks Isla and Florence!

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Nicole Ebber
Really beautiful, thank you for sharing, Florence! And happy International Women's Day! Nicole On 8 March 2017 at 15:54, Anna Torres wrote: > Great!!! Love it! <3 Could you talk sometime next week? Hugs!!! > > 2017-03-08 11:48 GMT-03:00 Florence Devouard

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Anna Stillwell
I love the video. Well done to everyone involved. Warmly, /a On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 7:29 AM, Nicole Ebber wrote: > Really beautiful, thank you for sharing, Florence! And happy > International Women's Day! > > Nicole > > On 8 March 2017 at 15:54, Anna Torres

[Wikimedia-l] More politics: "WMF Annual Report"

2017-03-08 Thread Stephen Philbrick
Three points: When I first saw the document, I was exceedingly unhappy, but fortuitously, I was unable to respond at the time due to RL travel. Fortuitous, because my writeup would have been a pale version of Risker's excellent response, so if anyone hasn't managed to read all the posts on this

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Status of the Code of Conduct for technical spaces

2017-03-08 Thread Pine W
I am not sure that I agree with that closure. There have been several concerns mentioned in the talk page and in email threads, and it's not clear to me that the document should be moving forward without an RfC on the whole document. If I had time to look into this further I would be considering

Re: [Wikimedia-l] More politics: "WMF Annual Report"

2017-03-08 Thread Rogol Domedonfors
The UNWTO report you link to refers to 1186M "torist arrivals". That is not the same as 1186M diffeent people. Did your correspondant explicitly address that difference, or are you assuming that every tourist makes just one trip abroad in a year, and if so, why, since it is patently not correct?

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Cornelius Kibelka
I really like the video, and I like the South-African dialect. Great job, Florence & Isla! For the subtitles I'd suggest to use amara.org. That's best (free) online tool for subtitling videos; you can download the subtitles as a text file and upload it then to Commons. Best Cornelius On 8 March

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Samuel Patton
Love the video and appreciate all your work. sam On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 11:55 AM, Cornelius Kibelka < cornelius.kibe...@wikimedia.de> wrote: > I really like the video, and I like the South-African dialect. Great job, > Florence & Isla! > > For the subtitles I'd suggest to use amara.org. That's

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Sydney Poore
I really like and think it is useful. Thank you. Sydney On Mar 8, 2017 9:38 AM, "Florence Devouard" wrote: > Hello everyone > > Wiki Loves Women is officially launching its presentation video today. > > Please check it out here and tell us what you think : >

[Wikimedia-l] Status of the Code of Conduct for technical spaces

2017-03-08 Thread Quim Gil
Hi, let me share a status update about the Code of Conduct for Wikimedia technical spaces, especially targeted to people not familiar with this CoC and/or Wikimedia technical spaces. https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Code_of_Conduct The CoC drafting phase was completed yesterday [0], 18 months

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Shani Evenstein
Great work, ladies. Shared by me as well. Cheers, Shani. On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 4:42 PM, Anna Torres wrote: > Thanks Isla and Florence! > > This is so cool! We should work closer to improve in Spanish African women > in Wikipedia :) Let's talk? > > Hugs! > > 2017-03-08

Re: [Wikimedia-l] More politics: "WMF Annual Report"

2017-03-08 Thread Zachary McCune
Hi all - Wanted to follow up on my message from last Thursday, March 2nd.[1] As detailed, we are making changes to the Annual Report site that should be reflected today.[2] Per suggestions we are exploring randomization of the facts displayed in the index page carousel. The ordering on the

[Wikimedia-l] Occupation of Women on WikiData

2017-03-08 Thread Florence Devouard
This is a tool done by Envel Le Hir using WikiData and published today. I actually inspired him the idea during a conference, when talking of my desire to get generic data about women professionnal occupation. My main argument is that I felt many of the added biographies about women were

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Occupation of Women on WikiData

2017-03-08 Thread Sydney Poore
Fascinating. Thanks for sharing. Sydney On Mar 8, 2017 8:01 AM, "Florence Devouard" wrote: > This is a tool done by Envel Le Hir using WikiData and published today. > > I actually inspired him the idea during a conference, when talking of my > desire to get generic data

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Occupation of Women on WikiData

2017-03-08 Thread Pierre-Selim
This is really interesting! Thanks Florence for sharing! 2017-03-08 14:04 GMT+01:00 Sydney Poore : > Fascinating. Thanks for sharing. > > Sydney > > On Mar 8, 2017 8:01 AM, "Florence Devouard" wrote: > > > This is a tool done by Envel Le Hir using

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Occupation of Women on WikiData

2017-03-08 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, I love data. There is one fact to consider; most of the items in Wikidata have few statements [1]. Another associated thing is that once there is a sufficiently representative part of the data, statistically the numbers shown by Envil Le Hir will remain similar; there will be no significant

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Status of the Code of Conduct for technical spaces

2017-03-08 Thread Samuel Klein
Quim, Thank you for the update. This code of conduct isn't half-bad. //SJ On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 7:31 AM, Quim Gil wrote: > Hi, let me share a status update about the Code of Conduct for Wikimedia > technical spaces, especially targeted to people not familiar with this

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Occupation of Women on WikiData

2017-03-08 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Awesome! Thanks to Envel Le Hir for developing this tool and Florence for sharing. Best, Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Florence Devouard Sender: "Wikimedia-l"

[Wikimedia-l] World Mime Day Edit-a-thon 2017

2017-03-08 Thread Ivana Guslarević
Hello everyone! I’m writing you in behalf of Wikimedia Serbia, regarding to organizing the second World Mime Day edit-a-thon. Last year Wikimedia Serbia collaborated with World Mime Organization , whose president is Marko Stojanovic

Re: [Wikimedia-l] join the Wikimania program committee!

2017-03-08 Thread Yaroslav Blanter
Just to note that I sent a mail to wikimania-prog...@lists.wikimedia.org on Feb 3 and never received any reply, not even an acknowledgement receipt. Now it is too late anyway, but the committee may want to check whether they are actually receiving mail and make sure acknowledgement receipt are

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Maps for Haiti

2017-03-08 Thread Yongmin H.
That's something local community has to decide and when they decide to do so, they will have to submit their request to phabricator. See [1]. [1]: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Requesting_wiki_configuration_changes -- Yongmin Sent from my iPhone https://wp.revi.blog Please note that this

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Maps for Haiti

2017-03-08 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, What the current state of play is that the WIkimaps people have it that it cannot be done. That it will be denied. So no. Could we have it and if so, THEN we may ask he Haitian community if they want it. The same thing applies to other Wikipedias that want to show maps of Haiti. Thanks, On

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Maps for Haiti

2017-03-08 Thread Marco Chiesa
On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 10:57 AM, Gerard Meijssen wrote: > Hoi, > What the current state of play is that the WIkimaps people have it that it > cannot be done. That it will be denied. I don't understand your point. To be honest, I don't understand the relation between

[Wikimedia-l] Maps for Haiti

2017-03-08 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, A lot of effort has gone into getting ready to support OSM in our projects. What I want the Wikimedia Foundation is to allow the use of OSM maps in the Haitian Wikipedia because existing maps are largely not in sync with the reality in Haiti. As I understood from information at the website

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Maps for Haiti

2017-03-08 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, That is a subset of the functionality available to Wikivoyate ... https://en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/San_Francisco/SoMa#Get_in Thanks, GerardM On 8 March 2017 at 11:09, Marco Chiesa wrote: > On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 10:57 AM, Gerard Meijssen >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Maps for Haiti

2017-03-08 Thread Antoine Musso
Le 08/03/2017 à 10:19, Gerard Meijssen a écrit : > Hoi, > A lot of effort has gone into getting ready to support OSM in our projects. > > What I want the Wikimedia Foundation is to allow the use of OSM maps in the > Haitian Wikipedia because existing maps are largely not in sync with the >