Re: [Wikimedia-l] Ombuds Commission now accepting nominations for 2020

2019-10-11 Thread Dan Garry (Deskana)
On Fri, 11 Oct 2019 at 08:52, Henry Wood wrote: > So the Ombudsman Commission is managed by a department that they are > likely to want to report on? > No. The Ombudsman Commission oversees volunteer actions only. Complaints about staff should be sent directly to the Wikimedia Foundation. I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Ombuds Commission now accepting nominations for 2020

2019-10-11 Thread Henry Wood
> Just noting in passing that, technically, the Ombudsman Commission formally > reports to the WMF Board of Trustees, which has in turn delegated the > ongoing management and responsibility for the commission to the WMF Trust & > Safety Department. So the Ombudsman Commission is managed by a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Ombuds Commission now accepting nominations for 2020

2019-10-09 Thread Risker
Just noting in passing that, technically, the Ombudsman Commission formally reports to the WMF Board of Trustees, which has in turn delegated the ongoing management and responsibility for the commission to the WMF Trust & Safety Department. In other words, the OC has always been a "WMF"

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Ombuds Commission now accepting nominations for 2020

2019-10-09 Thread Pine W
Hello, Sorry that I'm late replying to this thread. I have been very busy in the past few weeks. I have a proposal that likely will not affect the current round of appointments because implementation would require some time and careful deliberation. This proposal isn't intended as a personal