Would you please ask the Foundation to hire my Google Summer of Code
students to help do https://arxiv.org/abs/1709.01713 for Wiktionary?
I have a number of other requests, but that's the biggest budget item.
On Sun, Apr 8, 2018 at 11:59 AM, Neal McBurnett <neal...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Todd Allen and I are headed to Germany April 19-22 to represent the
> Wikimedians of Colorado User Group
> The conference page is at
> Wikimedia Conference 2018 - Meta
> Do you all have any input? Is there anything in particular we should look
> for or bring up at the conference?
> E.g. about the Wikimedia long-term strategic plan?
> --- Our strategic direction: Service and Equity ---
> By 2030, Wikimedia will become the essential infrastructure of the
> ecosystem of free knowledge, and anyone who shares our vision will be able to
> join us.
> We, the Wikimedia contributors, communities, and organizations, will
> advance our world by collecting knowledge that fully represents human
> diversity, and by building the services and structures that enable others to
> do the same.
> We will carry on our mission of developing content as we have done in the
> past, and we will go further.
> Knowledge as a service: To serve our users, we will become a platform that
> serves open knowledge to the world across interfaces and communities. We will
> build tools for allies and partners to organize and exchange free knowledge
> beyond Wikimedia. Our infrastructure will enable us and others to collect and
> use different forms of free, trusted knowledge.
> Knowledge equity: As a social movement, we will focus our efforts on the
> knowledge and communities that have been left out by structures of power and
> privilege. We will welcome people from every background to build strong and
> diverse communities. We will break down the social, political, and technical
> barriers preventing people from accessing and contributing to free knowledge.
> Or Movement Partnerships?
> Or Capacity Building & Learning?
> I'll be out-of-town starting tomorrow and this neal...@gmail.com address is
> the best way to reach me.
> Thank you, and cheers,
> Neal McBurnett http://neal.mcburnett.org/
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