Affiliations Committee/Resolutions/Recognition of Wikimedia Community User group Tchad


  1. Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
  2. Wikimedia Community User group Tchad 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 promote the use of Wikimedia projects by people in Chad; Act as a hub for chadian Wikimedians; Maintain relations and cultural exchanges with other entities; Act as a voice and representative for the chadian Wikimedia community; Advocating for affordable, and safe internet; Organisation of, conferences, meetings, workshops, etc. by bringing together Wikimedians living in (or related to) Chad;
Application Review
With regard to Wikimedia Community User group Tchad'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 Wikimedia Community User group Tchad is recognized as a Wikimedia User Group for a one-year, renewable period, effective on 13 May 2019.


Liaison's SignatureEdit

Per the Wikimedia user group approval process, this application has been approved on 13 May 2019 on behalf of the Affiliations Committee:

  1. DNdubane (WMF) (talk) 17:24, 17 May 2019 (UTC)Reply[reply]