Affiliations Committee/Resolutions/Recognition Jenga Wikipedia ya Kiswahili

  1. Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
  2. Jenga Wikipedia ya Kiswahili User Group has submitted an application for recognition, which has been reviewed by the Affiliations Committee;
  3. The scope of the group, which can be found on their meta page, is "to strengthen Swahili wikipedia and make it better by working to widen the topics we write on and work on article quality, as well as to involve more editors and help to build their abilities, and especially get more contributors from East Africa";
Application Review
With regard to Jenga Wikipedia ya Kiswahili User Group'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
It is the opinion of the Affiliations Committee that the group meets the requirements for Wikimedia User Group status.
Therefore be it resolved that Jenga Wikipedia ya Kiswahili is recognized as a Wikimedia User Group for a one-year, renewable period, effective on 03 June 2018.



Liaison's Signature


Per the Wikimedia user group approval process, this application has been approved on 03 June 2018 on behalf of the Affiliations Committee:

  1. --DNdubane (WMF) (talk) 18:02, 5 June 2018 (UTC)[reply]