Thanks, and congratulations for the grant. I forwarded the update to our local 
list <wikimedia...@lists.wikimedia.org >

Best,
Habib aka Dyolf77 

Le 6 juillet 2017 16:26:28 GMT+01:00, John Andersson 
<john.anders...@wikimedia.se> a écrit :
>Hi everybody,
>
>We just received the great news that the Wikimedia Diversity Conference
>2017[1] has received the full grant from the Wikimedia Foundation's
>Event
>Grants.[2] We look very much forward to hosting the conference and to
>welcome you to Stockholm the 3-5 November 2017.
>
>We now need your help in making it a success! We invite members from
>your
>Wikimedia organization or user group to sign up as ambassadors for the
>conference.[3] Ambassadors are champions of Diversity on Wikimedia and
>volunteer to use that power to support the conference in several ways.
>
>   -
>
>   Support before the conference. Ambassadors help communicate to local
> communities that the conference will happen and provide updates of the
>planning process, such as when to register and how to apply for
>scholarship
>and why submit a proposal. The other way is to provide constructive
>input
>and ideas for the program and for the overall event. Ambassadors can
>also
>   organize discussions at other conferences taking place prior to the
>   Diversity conference.
>   -
>
>   Support during the conference. Ambassadors can also volunteer their
>champion powers during the conference to support documentation and
>curation
>of discussions and insights, facilitate the implementation of the
>program
>with the facilitation team, support participants with helpful advice
>and
>   on-site information.
>   -
>
>Support after the conference. Ambassadors help disseminate the
>knowledge
>gained during the conference to their communities and to participate in
>   networks to continue working with Diversity.
>
>
>Active participation as an ambassador will support a scholarship
>application.
>
>We would be grateful if you could forward this possibility to your
>communities.
>
>Furthermore, we are actively looking for more funding from sponsors,
>but we
>do have limited opportunities to provide scholarships and only parts of
>the
>travel costs for participants can currently be covered. If your
>Wikimedia
>organization has the opportunity to provide a full or partial
>scholarship
>for your volunteers or staff, please let us know. We would be happy to
>highlight your involvement and support on the conference portal.[3]
>
>If you have any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to get in
>contact with us!
>
>We intend to send out the registration form at the end of next week.
>
>[1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Diversity_Conference_2017
>
>[2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:Conference/
>Diversity_Conference_2017
>
>[3] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia Diversity Conference
>2017/Ambassadors
>
>Kind regards,
>
>John
>
>- - - -
>
>John Andersson
>
>Executive Director
>
>Wikimedia Sverige
>
>Phone: +46(0)73-3965189 <073-396%2051%2089>
>
>Email: john.anders...@wikimedia.se
>
>Skype: johnandersson86
>
>Visiting address: Hantverkargatan 21 2tr, 112 21 Stockholm

Habib M'henni
Co-founder Wikimedia TN User Group
User:Dyolf77 
http://about.me/habibmhenni 
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