- Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
- Art+Feminism has submitted an application for recognition, which has been reviewed by the Affiliations Committee;
- The scope of the group, which can be found on their Wikipedia page, is "is an international campaign to improve coverage of women and the arts on Wikipedia, through organizing in-person training and editing events."; and
- Application Review
- With regard to Art+Feminism's application for user group status and criteria:
- At least 3 active Wikimedia editors: CRITERION MET
- Focus advances Wikimedia: CRITERION MET
- Mission aligned with Wikimedia Foundation: CRITERION MET
- Compliance with naming guidelines and trademark policy: CRITERION MET
- Information about group published on a Wikimedia wiki: CRITERION MET
- Plans for activities or efforts to advance Wikimedia projects: CRITERION MET
- Allows new members: CRITERION MET
- Two designated contacts for Wikimedia Foundation: CRITERION MET
- Based on this review I would like to approve Art+Feminism’s application and grant them user group status for one year. If there are no concerns or objections, I will move forward with this action September 26, 2016, after a 72 hour window for AffCom members to raise potential concerns or objections.
- It is the opinion of the Affiliations Committee that the group meets the requirements for Wikimedia User Group status.
- Therefore be it resolved that Art+Feminism is recognized as a Wikimedia User Group for a one-year, renewable period, effective on September 27, 2016.
Per the Wikimedia user group approval process, this application has been approved on September 27, 2016 on behalf of the Affiliations Committee: