Affiliations Committee/Resolutions/Recognition of Wikimedians for Offline Wikis User Group

  1. Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
  2. Wikimedians for Offline Wikis 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 Consolidate and support offline snapshots of wiki knowledge, and deployments of them in schools, clinics, and rural communities."
Application Review
With regard to Wikimedians for Offline Wikis 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 Wikimedians for Offline Wikis User Group is recognized as a Wikimedia User Group for a one-year, renewable period, effective on 15 August 2018.



Liaison's Signature


Per the Wikimedia user group approval process, this application has been approved on 15 August 2018 on behalf of the Affiliations Committee:

  1. --DNdubane (WMF) (talk) 10:41, 24 August 2018 (UTC)[reply]