Re: [Wikimedia-l] Editor retention implies social features

2012-04-17 Thread Kirill Lokshin
On Tue, Apr 17, 2012 at 11:44 AM, Thomas Morton morton.tho...@googlemail.com wrote: But perhaps it would be useful to suggest some specific social features that you'd want - that might help focus the discussion. I'm not sure that it makes sense to talk about adding social features in the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] English Wikipedia crossed 4 million articles milestone

2012-07-13 Thread Kirill Lokshin
and brag about now! :-D Indeed we do -- we even had a live countdown to the 4 million mark at Wikimania! Cheers, Kirill -- Kirill Lokshin Secretary | Wikimedia District of Columbia http://wikimediadc.org | @wikimediadc ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Apparently, Wikipedia is ugly

2012-07-14 Thread Kirill Lokshin
On Sat, Jul 14, 2012 at 1:13 PM, Svip svi...@gmail.com wrote: It is strange to me, that whenever we talk about Wikipedia edit activity being down, we never discuss the fact that most of the basic human knowledge articles have already been written. I remember this claim being made when we had

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Annual Report for 2011-12

2013-02-09 Thread Kirill Lokshin
to meta shortly. As always, any questions or comments are very welcome! Cheers, Kirill -- Kirill Lokshin Secretary | Wikimedia District of Columbia http://wikimediadc.org | @wikimediadc ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Annual Financial Report for 2011-12

2013-02-20 Thread Kirill Lokshin
will be uploaded to meta shortly. As always, any questions or comments are very welcome! Cheers, Kirill -- Kirill Lokshin Secretary | Wikimedia District of Columbia http://wikimediadc.org | @wikimediadc ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia and the politics of encryption

2013-09-03 Thread Kirill Lokshin
To be fair, none of the people receiving requests through legal@ or emergency@ have security clearances either. Kirill On Sep 3, 2013, at 1:44 PM, Fred Bauder fredb...@fairpoint.net wrote: Are there more successful attempts? It would be difficult to enumerate successful attempts since,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia and the politics of encryption

2013-09-03 Thread Kirill Lokshin
The thing is, it's kind of a crapshoot anyways. You might see something that you think might be classified and report it; but, unless you actually have the corresponding clearance yourself, you have no way of knowing for certain whether the material is in fact classified in the first place.

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Annual Reports for 2012-13

2013-10-29 Thread Kirill Lokshin
://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Annual_report_(2012–2013) [2] http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Annual_financial_report_(2012–2013) -- Kirill Lokshin Secretary | Wikimedia District of Columbia http://wikimediadc.org | @wikimediadc ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Annual Plan for 2013-14

2013-11-08 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hello everyone, Wikimedia DC has released its Annual Plan for 2013-14. The plan can be found on our wiki at http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Annual_plan_(2013–2014); a copy will also be posted on meta shortly. As always, any comments or suggestions would be very welcome. Cheers, Kirill -- Kirill

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Q1 2013-14 Activity Report

2014-01-11 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hello everyone, Wikimedia DC has now published its activity report for the first quarter of the 2013-14 fiscal year. The report is available on our wiki at http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Activity_report_(Q1_2013–2014). As always, comments or suggestions are very welcome! Cheers, Kirill -- Kirill

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Q3 2013-14 Activity Report

2014-07-26 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hello everyone, Wikimedia DC has now published its activity report for the third quarter of the 2013-14 fiscal year. The report is available on our wiki at http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Activity_report_(Q3_2013–2014). As always, comments or suggestions are very welcome! Cheers, Kirill -- Kirill

[Wikimedia-l] Cascadia Wikimedians

2014-09-13 Thread Kirill Lokshin
. Let's welcome them to the family of Wikimedia affiliates! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Cascadia_Wikimedians [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Cascadia_Wikimedians_-_Liaison_approval,_September_2014

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia LGBT+ User Group

2014-09-13 Thread Kirill Lokshin
the world. Let's welcome them to the family of Wikimedia affiliates! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_LGBT/Portal [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Wikimedia_LGBT%2B_User_Group_-_Liaison_approval

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Ghana User Group

2014-09-14 Thread Kirill Lokshin
the use of Wikimedia resources in education. Let's welcome them to the family of Wikimedia affiliates! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Ghana [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Cascadia] Quarterly goals for WMF Legal

2014-10-09 Thread Kirill Lokshin
On Thu, Oct 9, 2014 at 3:15 PM, Pine W wiki.p...@gmail.com wrote: Establishing timeline commitments for Affcom to respond to requests for approvals or for Affcom to ask new questions about a requested approval. Having approval requests stay open for weeks with no communication from Affcom

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [AffCom] Quarterly goals for WMF Legal

2014-10-10 Thread Kirill Lokshin
On Fri, Oct 10, 2014 at 6:24 PM, Pine W wiki.p...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Kirill, my understanding is that Affcom functions under the Legal department, much like the Individual Engagement Grants Committee functions under the Grantmaking department. Is that so, and if not, which department is

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Annual Plan for 2014-15

2014-10-12 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hi everyone, Wikimedia DC's Annual Plan for 2014-15 has now been published at http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Annual_plan_(2014–2015). As always, we welcome any comments or suggestions! Regards, Kirill -- Kirill Lokshin Secretary, Wikimedia District of Columbia http://wikimediadc.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediaus-l] Wikimedia DC Annual Plan for 2014-15

2014-10-14 Thread Kirill Lokshin
not a statistically significant sampling at this point. Having said that, we're planning to prepare a more detailed volunteer plan in the next month or so, which will provide a better picture of our anticipated volunteer support needs for the coming year. Regards, Kirill -- Kirill Lokshin Secretary

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Annual Report for 2013-14

2014-10-17 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hi everyone, Wikimedia DC's Annual Report for 2013-14 has now been published at http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Annual_report_(2013–2014). As always, we welcome any comments or suggestions! Regards, Kirill -- Kirill Lokshin Secretary, Wikimedia District of Columbia http://wikimediadc.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Annual Plan for 2014-15

2014-10-27 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hi Mike, We publish the annual budget as a separate document from the annual plan; the corresponding budget for the coming year is located at http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Annual_budget_(2014–2015). Thanks, Kirill -- Kirill Lokshin Secretary, Wikimedia District of Columbia http://wikimediadc.org

[Wikimedia-l] Wiki Project Med

2014-11-12 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hi everyone, I'm pleased to announce that the Affiliations Committee has recognized Wiki Project Med [1] as a Wikimedia User Group [2]. The group is working to promote the development of medical content on Wikimedia projects. Let's welcome them to the family of Wikimedia affiliates!

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation quarterly reviews for April-June 2015

2015-07-19 Thread Kirill Lokshin
On Sun, Jul 19, 2015 at 3:42 PM, Pine W wiki.p...@gmail.com wrote: 1. Will the friendly-space expectations (policy?) for grants spaces on Meta be proposed as an RfC on Meta? The documentation on the rollout plan doesn't mention and RfC. My understanding is that the right way to implement a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Book Grant Program Announcement

2016-03-28 Thread Kirill Lokshin
in our annual report. Kirill -- Kirill Lokshin President Wikimedia District of Columbia kirill.loks...@wikimediadc.org https://wikimediadc.org On Mon, Mar 28, 2016 at 3:39 PM, Asaf Bartov <abar...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Excellent. :) > > Does that mean there have been (positive?) c

Re: [Wikimedia-l] De-Recognition of Affiliates with Long-standing Non-Compliance

2017-02-05 Thread Kirill Lokshin
issues will in fact be renewed, so we can't provide a definitive list at this time. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Vice-Chair, Affiliations Committee On Sun, Feb 5, 2017 at 7:32 AM Michael Peel <em...@mikepeel.net> wrote: > Hi Maor/Kirill/AffCom, > > Which organisations are we talking a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] De-Recognition of Affiliates with Long-standing Non-Compliance

2017-02-05 Thread Kirill Lokshin
reflected in the affiliate's communications with AffCom and the WMF (or lack thereof). Regards, Kirill Lokshin Vice-Chair, Affiliations Committee On Sun, Feb 5, 2017 at 6:33 AM Nathan <nawr...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Sun, Feb 5, 2017 at 4:22 AM, Gerard Meijssen <gerard.meijs...@gmail.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Hong Kong

2017-02-08 Thread Kirill Lokshin
of whether they satisfied the minimum activity reporting requirement. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Vice-Chair, Affiliations Committee On Wed, Feb 8, 2017 at 3:22 AM, Gnangarra <gnanga...@gmail.com> wrote: > trying to understand the process as well as the why here, > > what I see at https://met

[Wikimedia-l] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Hong Kong

2017-02-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
for the community members in Wikimedia Hong Kong’s geographic area or language scope, we have put together a very basic FAQ, which may be found at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_movement_affiliate_de-recognition_FAQ . Regards, Kirill Lokshin Vice-Chair, Affiliations Committee

[Wikimedia-l] Appointment of new Affiliations Committee advisors

2017-04-03 Thread Kirill Lokshin
as we support the ongoing movement strategy process and the continuing evolution of the Wikimedia affiliate ecosystem. Please join me in welcoming Anasuya, Patricio, and Ting to their new roles! Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee ___ Wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimaps User Group

2017-03-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
with different ideas for using geographic components in their projects are able to come together, share their expertise, and help each other. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Karavali Wikimedians User Group

2017-03-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
State in India, including the Tulu, Kannada, and Konkani language Wikipedias. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Karavali_Wikimedians

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Lëtzebuerg User Group

2017-03-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
projects and training & outreach events. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_L%C3%ABtzebuerg_User_Group ___ Wikimedia-l mailing

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the West Bengal Wikimedians User Group

2017-03-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
members, encouraging them to develop content in different Wikimedia projects and organizing various online and offline activities. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Erzyan Language User Group

2017-03-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
, culture and community. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_of_Erzya_language_User_Group ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

[Wikimedia-l] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Macau

2017-08-13 Thread Kirill Lokshin
/Wikimedia_movement_affiliate_de-recognition_FAQ . Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimedia

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Hindi Wikimedians User Group

2017-07-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Hindi_Wikimedians_User_Group ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Odia Wikimedians User Group

2017-07-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
projects on topics related to the Odia language, the Odia people, and the Indian state of Odisha. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Odia_Wikimedians_User_Group

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Peru User Group

2017-04-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedistas_de_Perú ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Philippines

2017-04-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Foundation determined otherwise; but I imagine that the circumstances of any such case would be quite unusual, and that it would necessarily be handled on a case-by-case basis. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee On Tue, Apr 25, 2017 at 11:04 PM, Craig Franklin <cfr

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Philippines

2017-04-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
issue has been resolved. This proves to be a challenge when a group is small, or when the existing leadership of a group is unwilling to step aside during a transition. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee On Tue, Apr 25, 2017 at 12:10 PM, James Heilman <jmh...@gma

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Philippines

2017-04-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
determined by the Affiliations Committee or the Wikimedia Foundation, there was no further relief that we could give you. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee On Tue, Apr 25, 2017 at 7:17 AM, Josh Lim <jamesjoshua...@yahoo.com> wrote: > First of all, I'm not blaming anyone. I

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Commons Photographers User Group

2017-05-02 Thread Kirill Lokshin
of transcribing the world visually and having others benefit from their work through Wikipedia and other projects. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons_Photographers_User_Group

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikivoyage Association

2017-05-03 Thread Kirill Lokshin
the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikivoyage_Association ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines

[Wikimedia-l] Affiliations Committee: Call for Candidates

2017-06-09 Thread Kirill Lokshin
decide to apply. Please distribute this call among your networks, and do apply if you are interested! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedia Tool Developers Group

2017-05-21 Thread Kirill Lokshin
in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Tool_Developers_Group ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Open Foundation West Africa

2017-10-12 Thread Kirill Lokshin
, preserving cultural and heritage items for educational purposes, and promoting content about the West African region. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Open_Foundation_West_Africa

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Malaysia

2017-10-12 Thread Kirill Lokshin
and the various Malaysian Wikimedia projects, and collaborating with the wider regional and international Wikimedia community. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Macedonia

2017-09-11 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hi Mārtiņš, That's correct; this is in reference to the original Wikimedia Macedonia. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee On Sun, Sep 10, 2017 at 5:37 PM, Mārtiņš Bruņenieks <marti...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi! > I assume this is the original Wikimedia Maced

[Wikimedia-l] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Macedonia

2017-09-10 Thread Kirill Lokshin
this means for the community members in Wikimedia Macedonia’s geographic area or language scope, please refer to the affiliate de-recognition FAQ (https://meta.wikimedia.org/ wiki/Wikimedia_movement_affiliate_de-recognition_FAQ) or contact the Affiliations Committee directly. Regards, Kirill Lokshin

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Botswana

2017-12-14 Thread Kirill Lokshin
contribute online content and promoting the use of the free online resources of the Wikimedia Foundation to enhance the life of every individual. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] New Affiliations Committee appointments

2017-11-09 Thread Kirill Lokshin
nt from Mail <https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=550986> for > Windows 10 > > > > *From: *Kirill Lokshin <kirill.loks...@gmail.com> > *Sent: *08 November 2017 17:03 > *To: *Wikimedia Mailing List <wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org>; Wikimedia > Movement Affiliates

[Wikimedia-l] New Affiliations Committee appointments

2017-11-08 Thread Kirill Lokshin
two lovely kids. We anticipate starting the next round of committee appointments in December, and hope that everyone interested in working with Wikimedia affiliates will consider applying! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee Edward Galvez Staff Liaison, Wikimedia Foundation

[Wikimedia-l] Affiliations Committee: Call for Candidates

2017-12-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
work if this helps them decide to apply. Please distribute this call among your networks, and do apply if you are interested! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] Affiliations Committee: Call for Candidates

2017-12-07 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Hi Isaac, Any past candidates who are still interested in the position are certainly very welcome to apply again. However, we want to make sure that we open this process to new participants as well, rather than only looking at previous applicants. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Igbo Wikimedians User Group

2018-05-11 Thread Kirill Lokshin
involved in the Wikimedia movement. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/ Resolutions/Recognition_Igbo_Wikimedians_User_Group [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikiesfera Grupo de Usuarixs

2018-05-11 Thread Kirill Lokshin
, underrepresented groups, and other social groups who have not had access to information technologies in Spain. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikitongues User Group

2018-05-11 Thread Kirill Lokshin
projects and to expand their overall linguistic diversity. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/ Resolutions/Recognition_Wikitongues_User_Group [2

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Tanzania

2018-05-22 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Tanzania-related content on Wikimedia projects in Swahili and English. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Albania

2018-05-22 Thread Kirill Lokshin
with other Wikimedia user groups, chapters, and other free culture groups in Albania and across the region. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Jenga Wikipedia ya Kiswahili User Group

2018-06-10 Thread Kirill Lokshin
contributors from East Africa. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_Jenga_Wikipedia_ya_Kiswahili [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Minnesota User Group

2018-06-27 Thread Kirill Lokshin
projects, and to organize in-person gatherings of Wikimedians in Minnesota. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Slovakia User Group

2018-06-27 Thread Kirill Lokshin
! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_Wikimedians_of_Slovakia_User_Group [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_of_Slovakia ___ Wikimedia-l mailing

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Uganda

2018-06-27 Thread Kirill Lokshin
in education there. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_Wikimedia_Community_User_Group_Uganda [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Los Angeles User Group

2018-06-27 Thread Kirill Lokshin
in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_Wikimedians_of_Los_Angeles [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_of_Los_Angeles

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Romania and Moldova User Group

2018-02-05 Thread Kirill Lokshin
, with the goal of improving the relevance and perception of Wikimedia projects among readers and users, as well as within the cultural and scientific communities. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Don Wikimedians User Group

2018-02-12 Thread Kirill Lokshin
projects in the Don region. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Don_Wikimedians_User_Group ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of North American Indigenous Languages User Group

2018-02-13 Thread Kirill Lokshin
knowledge initiatives in the indigenous languages of North America. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_of_North_American_Indigenous_Languages_User_Group

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikibase Community User Group

2018-02-13 Thread Kirill Lokshin
and improve tools for Wikibase. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikibase_Community_User_Group ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians for Offline Wikis User Group

2018-08-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
, clinics, and rural communities. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_of_Wikimedians_for_Offline_Wikis_User_Group [2] https

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Tamazight User Group

2018-08-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
projects, and to organize gatherings of Tamazight-speaking Wikimedians. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikipedia & Education User Group

2018-07-08 Thread Kirill Lokshin
ment, and elevate the narrative of education outside our movement. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_Wikipedia_%26_Education_User_Grou

[Wikimedia-l] New Affiliations Committee appointments

2018-01-23 Thread Kirill Lokshin
on the applications. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Grŵp Defnyddwyr Cymuned Wicimedia Cymru

2018-03-11 Thread Kirill Lokshin
projects and content in the Welsh language. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Community_User_Group_Wales ___ Wikimedia

[Wikimedia-l] De-recognition of Wikimedia user groups in Brazil

2018-04-08 Thread Kirill Lokshin
to the Affiliations Committee. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] De-recognition of Wikimedia user groups in Brazil

2018-04-09 Thread Kirill Lokshin
ognized and to open a conflict and to drive all parties to unresolute it > to reach the primary and original goal. > > Kind regards > > On Sun, 8 Apr 2018, 20:20 Kirill Lokshin, <kirill.loks...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> Hello everyone, >> >> Recognition as a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] De-recognition of Wikimedia user groups in Brazil

2018-04-09 Thread Kirill Lokshin
and to open a conflict and to drive all parties to unresolute > it > > to reach the primary and original goal. > > > > Kind regards > > > > On Sun, 8 Apr 2018, 20:20 Kirill Lokshin, <kirill.loks...@gmail.com> > > wrote: > > > > > Hello everyone

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] De-recognition of Wikimedia user groups in Brazil

2018-04-09 Thread Kirill Lokshin
fCom is to leave the situation in Brazil to > remain broken indefinitely. > > Best, > Lodewijk > > On Sun, Apr 8, 2018 at 11:19 AM, Kirill Lokshin <kirill.loks...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> Hello everyone, >> >> Recognition as a Wikimedia movement affiliate — a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Grŵp Defnyddwyr Cymuned Wicimedia Cymru

2018-03-20 Thread Kirill Lokshin
consultations around those thoughts, in the coming months. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee On Sun, Mar 18, 2018 at 6:10 PM, Philip Kopetzky <philip.kopet...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi Kirill! > > It would be really helpful to outline these kind of decisions w

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Grŵp Defnyddwyr Cymuned Wicimedia Cymru

2018-03-20 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Descriptions of user group activities on Meta shouldn't be interpreted as legal documents under UK law (or any other legal code, for that matter). Any questions regarding potential legal implications for Wikimedia UK should, of course, be directed to the chapter itself. Regards, Kirill Lokshin

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Grŵp Defnyddwyr Cymuned Wicimedia Cymru

2018-03-20 Thread Kirill Lokshin
On Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 9:29 AM, Fæ <fae...@gmail.com> wrote: > On 20 March 2018 at 15:03, Kirill Lokshin <kirill.loks...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > Descriptions of user group activities on Meta shouldn't be interpreted as > > legal documents under UK law (or any oth

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Plea from Wikimedia Portugal

2018-10-11 Thread Kirill Lokshin
As I believe we mentioned the last time this particular topic came up, we are unlikely to resolve the intricacies of Portuguese nonprofit law by debating them on a mailing list. Gonçalo and his colleagues have quite clearly expressed their position: they believe that the process by which they

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Plea from Wikimedia Portugal

2018-10-11 Thread Kirill Lokshin
proposed next step is at least > progress in the right direction. > > In any case, I'm sure we all look forward to AffCom sharing the results of > its solicitation of advice with the Wikimedia public. > > On Thu, Oct 11, 2018 at 8:07 PM Kirill Lokshin > wrote: > > > As I beli

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Hong Kong

2018-10-14 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Wikimedian communities in English, Chinese, Cantonese and other Wikimedia projects. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikipedia Asian Month User Group

2018-10-14 Thread Kirill Lokshin
and affiliates in Asia, and to enrich Asia-rrelated culture and content on Wikimedia projects. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Gender Diversity Visibility Community User Group

2018-10-14 Thread Kirill Lokshin
, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_of_Gender_Diversity_Visibility_Community_User_Group [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Gender_Diversity_Visibility_Community_User_Group

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Kerala User Group

2018-10-16 Thread Kirill Lokshin
of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_of_Kerala_User_Group [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_of_Kerala_User_Group

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedistas de Bolivia User Group

2018-10-16 Thread Kirill Lokshin
, and especially in the languages of the nations and native indigenous peoples of Bolivia. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Muj(lh)eres latinoamericanas en Wikimedia

2018-11-01 Thread Kirill Lokshin
a meeting space for Latin American women contributors to strengthen ties and a sense of belonging and community identity. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

[Wikimedia-l] Affiliations Committee Call for Candidates

2018-11-15 Thread Kirill Lokshin
if this helps them decide to apply. Please distribute this call among your networks, and do apply if you are interested! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Suspensions of affiliates

2018-09-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
Paulo, The email that the Affiliations Committee sent to you -- among various others -- on May 18 read as follows: Dear members of Wikimedia Portugal, > > The recent developments in your chapter have been brought to our attention > by a number of members of the chapter, as well as members of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Suspensions of affiliates

2018-09-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
t to the degree of not commanding the > affiliate do an illegal action, as you have done. It was my responsibility, > as a member of WMPT, to denounce your requests as illegal, and I've done > exactly that at the time. That's why your request for conveying a General > Assembly throug

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Suspensions of affiliates

2018-09-25 Thread Kirill Lokshin
rmed about >> that illegality, and that we were not going to head those specific >> requests, on a message we sent to you dated 15 July, which you acknowledged >> and answered in 8 August, saying, among other things, that you had no time >> to read the law. Don't you communicate

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians in Residence Exchange Network User Group

2018-11-16 Thread Kirill Lokshin
user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_of_Wikimedians_in_Residence_Exchange_Network_User_Group [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_in_Residence_Exchange_Network

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the AfroCROWD User Group

2018-11-16 Thread Kirill Lokshin
in Africa and the African Diaspora. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_of_AfroCROWD_User_Group [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Black Lunch Table Wikimedians

2019-01-16 Thread Kirill Lokshin
in the coverage of Black visual artists, and to increase the visibility of marginal populations on Wikimedia through events, online meetups, and other creative approaches. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Peru User Group

2019-01-16 Thread Kirill Lokshin
of local events as the opportunity arises. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_Wikimedians_of_Peru_User_Group [2] https

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikipedians of Slovenia User Group

2018-12-14 Thread Kirill Lokshin
of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_of_Wikipedians_of_Slovenia_User_Group [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikipedians_of_Slovenia_User_Group

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedians of Democratic Republic of Congo User Group

2018-11-27 Thread Kirill Lokshin
join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions/Recognition_of_Wikimedians_of_Democratic_Republic_of_Congo_User_Group [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Guinea Conakry

2018-11-27 Thread Kirill Lokshin
, with a particular emphasis on activities taking place in Guinea. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Affiliations_Committee/Resolutions

[Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedia Community of Tatar Language User Group

2018-11-27 Thread Kirill Lokshin
other Wikimedia projects in the Tatar language; and to teach new generations of Tatar-language Wikimedians, developing their skills through sharing experiences. Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group! Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations Committee [1] https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Portugal General Assembly

2018-09-15 Thread Kirill Lokshin
thoughts about this from those who have been through the process. For anyone who wants to share their views without public disclosure, please feel free to message the private AffCom mailing list with your perspective on this topic at aff...@lists.wikimedia.org. Regards, Kirill Lokshin Chair, Affiliations

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