We are also getting a couple of inquiries at the Facebook page of Wikimedia
There is no affiliate in Angola, and the Wikipedia facebook page that Lucas
Teles mentioned is focused on language rather than region, and has a
significant proportion of followers from Angola and
> Dear all,
> On April 15, Wikimedia Portugal held an Extraordinary General Assembly
> over IRC, and a new board was elected.
> The new board is composed of:
>Gonçalo Themudo, president
>André Barbosa, treasurer
>Béria Lima, secretary
> We also
As you may know, AffCom and the Wikimedia Foundation has decided to extend
the suspension of Wikimedia Portugal, while waiting for legal counsel for
our case. This has put our programmatic activities in jeopardy, as we have
been barred from applying to funding from WMF while the
The original message was rejected due to a filter rule match, but you can
access it here:
I am sending it below without the links. Please access the link above for
the full version.
Sorry in advance for the
Dear members of AffCom, members of Wikimedia Portugal and Wikimedia
We have now finished writing our capacity building plan, as the final step
of the roadmap we agreed upon with AffCom to return the Wikimedia Portugal
chapter status back to normal.
You can find it published in our
Apologies, I probably explained myself poorly. I never said that a chapter
is a representative of the Wikimedia community, rather I was trying to
explain that João’s claimed experience (emphasis on claimed) in management
and conflict resolution was a major factor in him being elected
As part of the roadmap AffCom agreed with us after they decided to suspend
some of our benefits within the Wikimedia Foundation programs
>We expect, however, to at least be told that you're planning to ignore our
>request. To simply thank us for clarifying it, as you did, while secretly
>having no intention of complying with it in the first place is hardly
>something one does when negotiating in good faith.
Just to clarify this
>Olá Gonçalo and Wikimedia Portugal.
>Was easier for me, on behalf of WikiDonne User Group, to send a PayPal to
>your individual email rather than an international money transfer from my
>bank (40% were taxes to be added).
>Camelia from WDG
Thank you! We have now
(sorry for cross-posting, but since this is a time sensitive issue, I would
like to get as many comments as possible)
Last 30 October, the Wikimedia Foundation (WMF) decided it needed more time
to evaluate the case of Wikimedia Portugal, it extended the suspension of
*Website: *http://pt.wikimedia.org <https://sites.google.com/view/themudo>
*Imagine um mundo onde cada ser humano pode partilhar livremente a soma de
todo o conhecimento, na sua própria língua.*
GoEthe.wiki escreveu no dia segunda, 28/01/20
This message was supposed to be sent sometime ago, but might still be
relevant for those that like closure.
Wikimedia Portugal has signed a new chapter agreement with the Wikimedia
Foundation in January, and this has been ratified by our XII General
Assembly in April.
In this same
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