Re: [Wikimedia-l] Oxford University, Vatican libraries to digitize works

2012-04-14 Thread Ilario Valdelli
of documents available? thanks, mike -- 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] Why is not free?

2012-07-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
​​, why not believe in what we preach and release our logos? -- 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

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Why is not free?

2012-07-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
are consuming? But we do not talk to our volunteers always check the sources and not to believe blindly in a single source? -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla conoscenza libera

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Why is not free?

2012-07-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
;-) ). This is somehow contradictory to the mission itself. So i can understand the point that Rodrigo put up as well. Am 03.07.2012 23:37, schrieb Ilario Valdelli: A mark is not a simple image. A mark it's a symbol. On 03.07.2012 23:32, Rodrigo Tetsuo Argenton wrote: So in your view, free images can

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Why is not free?

2012-07-04 Thread Ilario Valdelli
should not be licensed freely, while trademark laws still apply and we promote free content at the same time. -- 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] photography restrictions at the Olympics

2012-07-24 Thread Ilario Valdelli
a Wikipedian can obtain such accreditation? -- 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: http://www.wikimedia.ch/+41764821371 http

Re: [Wikimedia-l] photography restrictions at the Olympics

2012-07-24 Thread Ilario Valdelli
-committee-heading-for-collision/ -Liam wittylama.com/blog Peace, love metadata ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH

Re: [Wikimedia-l] photography restrictions at the Olympics

2012-07-24 Thread Ilario Valdelli
under free license afterwards. 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] Board vote on narrowing focus

2012-11-02 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Anders W Ilario Valdelli skrev 2012-11-02 17:14: In general I agree with the narrowing focus, but what seems really strange to me is that the strategies and in generale the evaluation (coming also from FDC) are focused to promote bigger organizations which are able to spend a lot. Basically

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Democratizing the Wikimedia Foundation

2012-11-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
. Patricio Or may be... improving transparency? Governance is not transparency, governance is controlling. -- 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] Democratizing the Wikimedia Foundation

2012-11-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
transparency :) Yes, it's a little bit complicated to explain but consider controlling as having the right information in a suitable time. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Democratizing the Wikimedia Foundation

2012-11-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
On Sat, Nov 3, 2012 at 1:51 PM, Thomas Dalton thomas.dal...@gmail.comwrote: Transparency is necessary for democracy, but it is only one part of it. I think Lodewijk wants to discuss ways of involving the community in the Foundation's governance, not just ways to keep it informed. On Nov 3,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Democratizing the Wikimedia Foundation

2012-11-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
On Sat, Nov 3, 2012 at 2:19 PM, Federico Leva (Nemo) nemow...@gmail.comwrote: Ilario Valdelli, 03/11/2012 14:11: For this reason I would not speak about democracy because there are people in the WMF board elected by the communities and by the chapters. I would speak about transparency

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Outcome of Wikimedia board discussion on the Chapters Association

2013-02-05 Thread Ilario Valdelli
On 05.02.2013 16:18, Dariusz Jemielniak wrote: there's nothing to pick up so far. The FDC has not held any meetings since (obviously), and it generally operates within the mandate given by the Board (which makes all decisions, FDC is only making recommendations). I Strange world that of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Looking back at the London Conference

2013-02-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
I support the email of Charles. I would invite you to take in consideration a more flexible model and to give the role of the chair or vice-chair to the chapters (may be rotating the functions) and not to a single person. Afterwards the chapter may decide who will be the person in charge,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Info: Election for WCA Chairperson

2013-02-25 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia CH staff changes in 2013

2013-04-10 Thread Ilario Valdelli
was carried out (presumably it was part of your annual planning process)? Was Ilario involved in that? ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l -- Ilario

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Question: How do we define lobbying?

2013-04-20 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Train Wikiexpedition in Poland

2013-04-27 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Resignation announcement, and a parting remark to everyone

2013-04-29 Thread Ilario Valdelli
involved. Anders Secretary of FDC ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Resignation announcement, and a parting remark to everyone

2013-04-29 Thread Ilario Valdelli
grants of about $5k, while requiring more paperwork than in the FDC). -- 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

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikimediach-l] Wikimedia CH is hiring two new staff

2013-06-12 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikimediach-l] Wikimedia CH is hiring two new staff

2013-06-12 Thread Ilario Valdelli
approach in order to give to the projects more quality. Regards On 12.06.2013 22:47, Mike Peel wrote: Isn't that more program/project management rather than science? Thanks, Mike On 12 Jun 2013, at 10:53, Ilario Valdelli wrote: https://www.wikimedia.ch/scientific-director Reporting directly

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Swedish Wikipedia reach 1 million (with support of bots)

2013-06-16 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Swedish Wikipedia reach 1 million (with supportof bots)

2013-06-17 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Instead i agree that it's much better to have one qualitative article about the topic than 10 stubs. One of the strategic goal of the plan of wikimedia movement is the quality. Il giorno 17/giu/2013 14:28, Peter Southwood peter.southw...@telkomsa.net ha scritto: I agree that the 100th

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Swedish Wikipedia reach 1 million (with support of bots)

2013-06-17 Thread Ilario Valdelli
several times in the past On 17 June 2013 15:43, Dimce Grozdanoski dimce.grozdano...@gmail.com wrote: On 17.06.2013 12:36, Nikola Smolenski wrote: On 16/06/13 15:24, Johan Jönsson wrote: 2013/6/16 Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com I think that Anders is saying that the result

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Erik Zachte on bot-generated articles

2013-06-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Legal victory for Wikipedia in Italy

2013-06-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Proposal - Training for Wikimedia movement boards

2013-08-13 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Who will host Wikimedia Conference 2014? Bidding process is open!

2013-09-18 Thread Ilario Valdelli
mailing list 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 Wissens Association pour l’avancement des

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Attention needed for Croatian Wikipedia issue

2013-11-04 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Basic income Wikimedians

2014-01-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Basic income Wikimedians

2014-01-09 Thread Ilario Valdelli
?subject=unsubscribe ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list 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

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Bonjour

2014-01-13 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Absolutely yes. It's suffucient to check in internet. Il 13/gen/2014 21:29 Benoit Landry benoit_lan...@hotmail.com ha scritto: I assume thhis is some sort of spam; here's a translation: Hello, I'm sorry for the inconvenience, I would like to get to know you and form a sincere friendship with

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Norway - Q3 Activity report and Annual Assembly

2014-05-01 Thread Ilario Valdelli
! -- 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 ___ Wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] Thank you Hackathon

2014-05-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
I just returned from Wikimedia Hackathon in Zürich and I would say thank you to all fantastic people I have meet and to all developers and IT guys (volunteers or staff) and to Lila Tretikov, who has been a really nice wikipedian. Thank you -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung

[Wikimedia-l] Right to be forgotten

2014-05-30 Thread Ilario Valdelli
://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/may/30/google-launches-right-to-be-forgotten-webform-for-removal-requests 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

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Right to be forgotten

2014-05-30 Thread Ilario Valdelli
PM, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: Do you think that the right to be forgotten may change something in the Wikipedia's sources and in the work done by volunteers to write Wikipedia? Google announced that they will apply the right to be forgotten in Europe and some names may

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Lets delete everything from commons (was The tragedy of Commons)

2014-06-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Chapters and GLAM tooling

2014-06-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediach-l] red cross

2014-07-04 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] [cultural-partners] Chapters and GLAM tooling

2014-07-04 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Förderung Freien Wissens e.V. Eingetragen im Vereinsregister des Amtsgerichts Berlin-Charlottenburg unter der Nummer 23855 B. Als gemeinnützig anerkannt durch das Finanzamt für Körperschaften I Berlin, Steuernummer 27/681/51985. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Lsjbot i Wall street jpournal and BBC world

2014-07-16 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Court Victory in Italy

2014-07-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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[Wikimedia-l] Translation tool's problem

2014-07-30 Thread Ilario Valdelli
. https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:Start/it Do I miss something? -- 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 https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Translation tool's problem

2014-07-30 Thread Ilario Valdelli
in pieces, I want to live in peace.” – T. Moore‬ 2014-07-30 15:02 GMT+03:00 Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com: May someone help me? I am translating this page in Italian: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:Start The translation tool says that the page is translated 100

Re: [Wikimedia-l] editor retention initiatives

2014-08-25 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Wikimedia ch is doing a big investment in supporting communities. There are three community liaisons (a third hired recently) to support the three national languages which are also within the biggest linguistic communities. Anyway there is not a unique solution to be adapted easily in user

Re: [Wikimedia-l] editor retention initiatives

2014-08-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
they are doing, to the extent you wanted to write something specific. On Mon, Aug 25, 2014 at 2:19 PM, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: Wikimedia ch is doing a big investment in supporting communities. There are three community liaisons (a third hired recently) to support

[Wikimedia-l] Lyon Declaration on access to information and development

2014-09-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Wikimedia organisations, including the affiliated groups. Until a discussion is not opened and it does not reach a clear majority, it is called Wikimedia Conference. Regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
On 11.09.2014 20:06, James Forrester wrote: On 11 September 2014 10:52, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: Against the funds of WMF. A second conference open to the public would be a second yearly Wikimania, and to open it means to have a budget more or less equal to Wikimania

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
. All projects are based on collaboration of individuals, so it should be not hard to find other members sharing the same interests. Wikisource created its own, for instance, and they don't need a single chapter to represent their position. Regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
. 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] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
. Naturally if they decide for the name Wikimedia Affililiatons Conference they must have the right to ask that no one will use the same name in organizing a conference. Regards -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-12 Thread Ilario Valdelli
, 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 Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-12 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-12 Thread Ilario Valdelli
be. Pine On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 1:18 AM, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: Wikimedia is a community of communities. So basically Wikimania can be the unique Wikimedia Conference. But we can come back to the first question. Would we really have a second Wikimania in the first

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-12 Thread Ilario Valdelli
...@wllm.com wrote: We can be both more sensible and sensitive by calling this conference something else. As has been suggested, Wikimedia Conference (maybe WikiCon for short) would be more appropriate. ,Wil On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 1:41 AM, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: I would

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-12 Thread Ilario Valdelli
On 12 Sep 2014 13:06, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: But Wikimania is not only a Wikimedia Conference. It's a conference open to all people outside the Wikimedia movement. If the name should be as much as possible explicative, the switch from Wikimania to Wikimedia Conference

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Sponsorship/donations to other organizations

2014-09-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
what we could support not what we will support nor does it provide any entitlement. Thanks, GerardM On 23 September 2014 12:01, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com wrote: I agree, but the message is that to do open content is not mandatory to have open software. Everyone can release

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Foundation of Wikimedia Belgium

2014-10-30 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Chapters and GLAM tooling

2014-11-11 Thread Ilario Valdelli
/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 Wissens Association pour

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-23 Thread Ilario Valdelli
not demonstrated past impact and in its current design does not seem likely to generate significant future impact commensurate with costs. WMDE's budget is disproportionally focused on its community support program, which does not have commensurate impact. Anders -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-24 Thread Ilario Valdelli
risks and maintain sustainability, and also allow organizations to build meaningful local partnerships and shared ownership around goals. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il sostegno alla

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-24 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-24 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-24 Thread Ilario Valdelli
without spending additional resources. regards On Mon, Nov 24, 2014 at 1:29 PM, Cristian Consonni kikkocrist...@gmail.com wrote: 2014-11-24 11:28 GMT+01:00 Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com: If you evaluate the ability to do projects, and not to find funds, the current measures are inconsistent

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-25 Thread Ilario Valdelli
In my opinion the work of the FDC cannot be limited to compare three years, to evaluate three budgets and to evaluate three impacts. I would say that it's *out of context*. I have had this feeling when I have read that the FDC consider that Amical is the best example to follow. How to follow?

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-25 Thread Ilario Valdelli
and for the first time there is a real possibility to fix the mistakes and errors made, like the incoherentness of reviews. Things from this point could be better only through radical changes to the system imo. Balazs 2014-11-25 9:41 GMT, Ilario Valdelli valde...@gmail.com: In my opinion

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
association may continue to be a simple stakeholder. In this case there will be nonsense to continue to have a general assembly and probably neither a bylaws. regards On Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 2:27 PM, Cristian Consonni kikkocrist...@gmail.com wrote: 2014-11-25 13:49 GMT+01:00 Ilario Valdelli

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
, 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 Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung

Re: [Wikimedia-l] FDC funds allocation recommendation is up

2014-11-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
distributed in large grants is generating demonstrated results within the movement. The nature of those results will vary from grantee to grantee. Risker/Anne -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per

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

2015-01-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
. In other words, it minimizes customers' ablity to improve, generalize, duplicate, or even maintain the software on their own. However, this approach is deeply inappropriate if you're trying to nurture volunteer wikis. (...) -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens

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

2015-01-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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 Associazione per il sostegno alla

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

2015-01-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
would say this is a pretty urgent problem for the Dutch and Flemish community, so I was very glad to see this as a main theme for the coming three months. -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per il

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

2015-01-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
matters most during that time. Just to summarize from the other threat. Best, Lodewijk -- 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

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

2015-01-03 Thread Ilario Valdelli
down. Of course we will not let WLM to be shut down. But this grantmaking shutting down is very demotivating and discouraging, for many organisers. This is also counter productive in solving the gender gap problem. Romaine -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens

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] Announcement regarding Host for Wikimania 2016

2015-01-22 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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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] WMF is shutting down grantmaking for good projects for 3 months for no reason

2015-01-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
in the program, etc. Reducing the time frame would reduce the damaging side effect significantly. Lodewijk -- 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] WMF is shutting down grantmaking for good projects for 3 months for no reason

2015-01-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
funding for a second year. And then something happened as a result from this media coverage, more female editors has now a year later turned up! Anders -- Ilario Valdelli Wikimedia CH Verein zur Förderung Freien Wissens Association pour l’avancement des connaissances libre Associazione per

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

2015-01-06 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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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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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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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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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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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 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

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

2015-04-21 Thread Ilario Valdelli
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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] 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

[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] 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] 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] 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

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