Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Finland's new board

2017-11-29 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Welcome and congratulations! Eileen Hershenov General Counsel On Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 3:48 PM Tia Kangaspunta <tia.kangaspu...@gmail.com> wrote: > Wikimedia Suomi, the national Wikimedia Chapter of Finland, is happy to > announce the board for 2018. Continuing members are Minn

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Appointment of Gabriele Theren and Peter Dewald to the WMDE Board of Trustees

2017-11-30 Thread Eileen Hershenov
These sound like amazing choices for the board. Congratulations and welcome! On Thu, Nov 30, 2017 at 7:47 AM Tim Moritz Hector < tim-moritz.hec...@wikimedia.de> wrote: > Dear all, > > I am delighted to announce that Wikimedia Deutschland’s Board has taken the > opportunity to appoint two new

[Wikimedia-l] Recent statement on the block of Wikipedia in Turkey

2018-05-23 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Hello, Thank you to everyone who participated and supported the #WeMissTurkey efforts marking the one-year anniversary of the block in Turkey of all language versions of Wikipedia. The Wikimedia Foundation remains committed to restoring access to Wikipedia in full, upholding our values and stance

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Polska - new Board

2018-06-10 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Congratulations to the new board members and others and many thanks for the service of those who have left! On Sun, Jun 10, 2018 at 4:39 AM Wojciech Pędzich wrote: > Dear all, > > > > following yesterday's General Assembly of Wikimedia Polska Association, > held in Katowice, a new composition

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Announcement] Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees Statement Opposing the EU Copyright Package

2018-06-29 Thread Eileen Hershenov
sition to the copyright proposals, which also explains how we have been advocating against them and what you can do. Please share widely. We are making translations available as well. Thank you, Eileen Hershenov General Counsel and Secretary Wikimedia Foundation Eileen B. Hershenov General C

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Announcement] Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees Statement Opposing the EU Copyright Package

2018-06-29 Thread Eileen Hershenov
sition to the copyright proposals, which also explains how we have been advocating against them and what you can do. Please share widely. We are making translations available as well. Thank you, Eileen Hershenov General Counsel and Secretary Wikimedia Foundation Eileen B. Hershenov General C

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Portuguese Wikipedia has reached 1 Million articles created

2018-06-27 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Wonderful! Congratulations! Eileen Eileen B. Hershenov General Counsel and Secretary Wikimedia Foundation 1 Montgomery Street, Suite 1600 San Francisco, CA 94104

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New board at Wikimedia Estonia

2018-02-18 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Congratulations and congratulations and welcome back Eva! Eileen On Sun, Feb 18, 2018 at 7:07 AM Tanel Pern wrote: > Dear friends, > > Wikimedia Eesti is happy to announce the election of a new board at our > yesterday's general assembly. The new board sees the return of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wiki-research-l] "State of Wikimedia Research" presentation at Wikimania 2018

2018-07-27 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Thank you also Pine! I missed this at Wikimania and was so glad you posted it. On Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 9:31 PM Tilman Bayer wrote: > Thanks, Pine! The slide deck (with notes) for this presentation is at > https://mako.cc/talks/201807-wikimania_research.pdf . > And a general reminder that for

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcing launch of Santali Language Wikipedia

2018-08-09 Thread Eileen Hershenov
This is wonderful! Congratulations all around! Eileen Hershenov Eileen B. Hershenov General Counsel and Secretary Wikimedia Foundation 1 Montgomery Street, Suite 1600 <https://maps.google.com/?q=1+Montgomery+Street,+Suite+1600+%0D+San+Francisco,+CA+94104=gmail=g> San Francisco, CA 94104

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2 millions articles for the French Wikipedia

2018-07-08 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Congratulations On Sun, Jul 8, 2018 at 1:36 AM Thierry Coudray wrote: > Hi folks, > > La grande nouvelle du jour / the big news today : the French Wikipedia > reached two millions articles a few hours ago ! > > The fr.wp community has written a press release for this milestone with >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement: Wikimedia's new Chief of Community Engagement

2018-12-11 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Dear Maggie, Your talent, commitment, creativity, unflagging energy and love of all things Wikimedia, combined with your incredible sense of justice (and sense of humor!) made you one of my north starts while working at WMF. I have seldom had the chance to work with someone I so like and admire.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [foundation-optional] Wikimedia Foundation External Audit and FAQ for fiscal year ending 30 June 2018

2018-11-30 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Congratulations, Jaime!! On Fri, Nov 30, 2018 at 7:46 PM Jaime Villagomez wrote: > Hello Everyone, > > The Independent Auditors’ Report of the Wikimedia Foundation for the > fiscal year ending 30 June 2018 is now available at: > https://wikimediafoundation.org/about/financial-reports/ > > We

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimédia France new Board

2018-11-19 Thread Eileen Hershenov
This is good news! Congratulations - hope you get a quorum soon - and deep thanks to departing board members. Eileen On Mon, Nov 19, 2018 at 5:59 AM Nadine Le Lirzin wrote: > Hi all, > > *Bonjour à tous et à toutes,* > > > Last week, Wikimédia France elected its new board. It is my honor and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF C-level turnover

2019-03-08 Thread Eileen Hershenov
and Board Chair of the Foundation supporting one of the top tech platforms in the world are millennial women. (It’s International Women’s Day. Had to add that!) Eileen Hershenov On Fri, Mar 8, 2019 at 10:34 AM Strainu wrote: > Hi, > > Are there any public informations on the C-level average

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Annual Report 2018: Wikimedia Community User Group Turkey

2019-04-16 Thread Eileen Hershenov
#WeMissTurkey -- so much. Eileen B. Hershenov Of Counsel Wikimedia Foundation 1 Montgomery Street, Suite 1600 San Francisco, CA 94104

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Welcoming Ryan Merkley to the Wikimedia Foundation

2019-08-14 Thread Eileen Hershenov
Wait - how many people did Doug Stamper murder? On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 5:54 PM effe iets anders wrote: > Congrats Ryan! > > The main question here at Wikimania is really... Will you be more like Leo > McGarry or like Doug Stamper as far as it comes to problem solving? :) > > Lodewijk > > > On

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia is going to be available in turkey again

2019-12-26 Thread Eileen Hershenov
This is so wonderful. And there were so many that worked to achieve this result. My deepest appreciation for the Turkish community who guided us. Let’s hope the ban is lifted soon. On Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 7:40 AM Mardetanha wrote: > Dear friends and colleagues > before new year I would like to