Hi Gerard, I don't believe that the Language Committee is an affiliated organization - so I'm not sure why affiliate requirements would apply. Or did I miss something there?
Lodewijk 2017-02-05 10:22 GMT+01:00 Gerard Meijssen <gerard.meijs...@gmail.com>: > Hoi, > I fail to see who you are targeting and on what basis. My impression is > that it only has to do with money.. I understand this. For other parts like > the language committee there are no reports except for the activity on its > mailing list. I fail to see why it has to report to anyone. It is not the > task the committee seeks and it does its activity on behalf of the > Wikimedia board. > Thanks, > GerardM > > On 5 February 2017 at 00:06, Maor Malul <mao...@zoho.com> wrote: > > > Dear all, > > > > Recognition as a Wikimedia affiliate - a chapter, thematic organization, > > or user group - is a privilege that allows an independent group to > > officially use the Wikimedia name to further the Wikimedia mission. While > > most Wikimedia affiliates adhere to the basic compliance standards set > > forth in their agreements with the Wikimedia Foundation, a protocol has > > been developed to address the exceptional cases when a Wikimedia > affiliate > > does not meet basic compliance standards and their continued recognition > as > > a Wikimedia affiliate presents a risk to the Wikimedia movement. This > > protocol is outlined at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wik > > i/Wikimedia_movement_affiliates/Protocol_for_noncompliant_ > > Wikimedia_movement_affiliates > > > > In the past year, the Affiliations Committee - with support from > Wikimedia > > Foundation staff - has made a concerted effort to address a handful of > > chapters with long-standing issues of non-compliance. As a result, in the > > coming days and months, a small number of chapters that have been unable > to > > return to compliance through their efforts in the past year will not have > > their chapter agreements renewed. As a consequence, these organizations > > will no longer have the additional rights to use the Wikimedia > trademarks, > > including the Wikimedia name, that had been granted under those > agreements. > > > > For a list of affiliates and their compliance status, please consult the > > reports page on Meta; there is also a page that lists formerly active > > affiliates. If you have questions about what this means for community > > members in the affected affiliates’ 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 > > s/Affiliate_derecognition_FAQ > > > > Regards, > > M. > > > > -- > > "*Jülüjain wane mmakat* ein kapülain tü alijunakalirua jee wayuukanairua > > junain ekerolaa alümüin supüshuwayale etijaanaka. Ayatashi waya junain." > > Maor Malul > > Socio, A.C. Wikimedia Venezuela | RIF J-40129321-2 | > www.wikimedia.org.ve > > <http://wikimedia.org.ve> > > Member, Wikimedia Israel | www.wikimedia.org.il <http://wikimedia.org.il > > > > Chair, Wikimedia Foundation Affiliations Committee > > Phone: +972-52-4869915 > > Twitter: @maor_x > > _______________________________________________ > > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wik > > i/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/ > wiki/Wikimedia-l > > 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> > _______________________________________________ > 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: Wikimediaemail@example.com > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > _______________________________________________ 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: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>