Congratulations! I can't wait to see next year's Wiki Loves Monuments calendar from Belgium!
On Thu, Jun 16, 2016 at 5:47 PM, Asaf Bartov <abar...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Fantastic news! Kudos to Dimi and everyone else who worked hard to > promote this. :) > > A. > > On Thu, Jun 16, 2016 at 4:38 PM, Romaine Wiki <romaine.w...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> Hi all, >> >> Great news! >> >> Freedom of panorama has been voted today in the Belgian parliament. >> A mayority voted in favour of freedom of panorama, including commercial >> use. >> >> Soon images of artworks and modern buildings in Belgium can be restored >> on Commons. >> >> But first the law needs to be published in the Staatsblad, and ten days >> later it will be official, but that is just a formality. (Will keep you >> updated on that.) >> >> >> Article in the news in Dutch: >> http://deredactie.be/cm/vrtnieuws/politiek/1.2685852 >> >> >> In the past weeks, as well as since the campaign in Europe last year, we >> from Wikimedia Belgium have worked hard on this subject and communicated >> with the members of the parliament informing what this subject means for >> Wikipedia. >> >> With the founding of Wikimedia Belgium in 2014, this subject was a >> priority for us. >> >> Thanks all for the support! >> >> Let's get this implemented elsewhere too! >> >> Greetings from Belgium, >> Romaine >> >> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Commons-l mailing list >> common...@lists.wikimedia.org >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/commons-l >> >> > > > -- > Asaf Bartov > Wikimedia Foundation <http://www.wikimediafoundation.org> > > Imagine a world in which every single human being can freely share in the > sum of all knowledge. Help us make it a reality! > https://donate.wikimedia.org > > _______________________________________________ > Commons-l mailing list > common...@lists.wikimedia.org > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/commons-l > > _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>