Affiliations Committee/Resolutions/Wikimedistas de Colombia User Group - June 2014

  1. Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
  2. The application of Wikimedistas de Colombia has been reviewed by the Affiliations Committee and was discussed on their Meta Page;
  3. The scope of the group can be found on Wikimedia Colombia/Grupo de usuarios, which is: "to encourage among the Colombian population the use of initiatives and projects that in one form or another permit free use and distribution of knowledge, both for consultation and for publishing content."
  4. It is the opinion of the Affiliations Committee that the group meets the requirements for Wikimedia User Group status;
  5. A user group may later be recognized as a chapter or a thematic organization if it meets the additional requirements.

Therefore be it

  • resolved that Wikimedistas de Colombia is recognized as a Wikimedia User Group for a one-year for renewable period that becomes effective when the Wikimedia User Group agreement is signed.



  Resolution passed with 7 votes in favor, 0 votes against, 0 abstentions, 2 votes not cast, on 2 June 2014.