Besides all discussions on the exact definition, could we please replace
"WMF" with "the Wikimedia movement"? I don't think that supporting emerging
communities, however we define them, should be the prerogative of the WMF,
nor should it be implied. I trust this was not the intention, either :)


On Fri, Sep 29, 2017 at 5:14 AM, Chris Keating <>

> > I would like to thank the Community Resources team for dropping the
> highly discriminatory division into North and South and for proposing a
> more nuanced approach.
> Indeed - this is a really useful step forward, and much more practical
> for the way our movement works.
> Plus we can now stop arguing about whether or not to use the term
> "global south" which will increase everyone's productivity.
> Chris
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