Re: [Wikimedia-l] Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-15 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Dear Wikimedia-l readers, AffCom understands the complexity and sensitivity of the circumstances surrounding the decision to de-recognize Wikimedia India as a chapter, and we would like to share more information around it. This decision was not taken lightly, and only came after consistent

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] This Month in GLAM: June 2019

2019-07-15 Thread The 'This Month in GLAM' team
*This Month in GLAM* is a monthly newsletter documenting recent happenings within the GLAM project, such as content donations, residencies, events and more. GLAM is an acronym of *G*alleries, *L*ibraries, *A*rchives and *M*useums. You can find more information on the project at glamwiki.org.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
Dear Krill, Thanks for writing & finally opening up to the community on this topic. Let me add some more to this, so that the global community can understand the actual situation Wikimedia India (WMIN) is in now right now, in a more in-depth way. Ofcourse, before going forward I need to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-15 Thread Samuel Klein
+1 Lodewijk -- I was thinking the same thing. Abhinav and Kirill: thanks each for sharing these public updates. On Mon., Jul. 15, 2019, 4:29 p.m. effe iets anders, < effeietsand...@gmail.com> wrote: > > I think it would be at the very least helpful to the wider community to > better understand

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Research Showcase] July 17, 2019 at 11:30 AM PDT, 18:30 UTC

2019-07-15 Thread Janna Layton
Just a reminder that the Research Showcase is this week! On Thu, Jul 11, 2019 at 4:45 PM Janna Layton wrote: > Hi all, > > The next Research Showcase will be live-streamed next Wednesday, July 17, > at 11:30 AM PDT/18:30 UTC. > > YouTube stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9vvwV5KfW4 > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-15 Thread effe iets anders
Thank you Kirill for outlining the procedural component. That is helpful, and paints a better picture. I know Affcom us always balancing in a tough position, not only between interests but also between different levels of transparency expectations. The piece of information that I'm struggling to