Affiliations Committee/Resolutions/Recognition of Wikimedians of Lagos User Group

  1. Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
  2. Wikimedians of Lagos 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 "a group of Wikimedians in Nigeria's most populous city of Lagos. This group aims to bring together the Wikimedia community in Lagos and its surrounding areas and to promote the use of Wikimedia projects by people in and around Lagos."; and
Application Review
With regard to Wikimedians of Lagos 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 of Lagos User Group is recognized as a Wikimedia User Group for a one-year, renewable period, effective on May 28, 2022.



Liaison's Signature


Per the Wikimedia user group approval process, this application has been approved on May 28, 2022 on behalf of the Affiliations Committee: MKaur (WMF) (talk) 22:06, 6 July 2022 (UTC)[reply]