Wikimedia Chapters Association/Research/Survey 1/NO

IntroductionEdit

  • Name of the Chapter: Wikimedia Norge (legal and Norwegian Bokmål name), Wikimedia Noreg (Norwegian Nynorsk name), Wikimedia Norga (Northern Sami name)
  • Date of legal foundation: 2007-06-23
  • Wikiprojects and languages of your primary interest: All wikiprojects, but most attention is given to the larger ones (i.e. Wikipedia, Commons). Languages: Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk and Northern Sami

MembershipEdit

Year Number of Members (incl. institutional) No. of Institutional Members Inflow of Members Outflow of Members Annual Member Fee Notes
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
Now

Notes:

  • If applicable, please provide a number of members for the end of the year, e.g. 2012-12-31. If you do not have this data, please put some firm data with the date.
  • Institutional Members - members of your Chapter which are not physical persons but organizations (NGOs, companies etc.), wherever they are a supporting or a full rights member. If your Chapter does not allow such members, please put N/A (Not Applicable).
  • Inflow of Members - number of new members admitted during the year. Outflow of Members - number of Members quiting or removed from your Chapter.
  • Annual Member Fee - a payment per year for the membership. If your Chapter does not enforce fees, please give N/A. If your Chapter imposes a fee (it removes non-paying members) but the amount paid is up to members, please give a minimum obligatory amount (e.g. 0.01). Please note which currency you are using.
  • In the last line, please give the most current data.

GovernanceEdit

Year Number of active Board Members Number of staff at the end of the period Total number of unique staff members in the year Notes
2007 9 0 0
2008 10 0 0
2009 8 0 0
2010 10 0 0
2011 6 0 0
2012 10 0 0
Now 10 0 0 We are getting our first employee this fall.

Note: The numbers are for the board members elected that year. We normally hold elections in April. Jon Harald Søby (talk) 20:12, 17 July 2013 (UTC)


Notes:

  • If applicable, please provide a number of Board Members for the end of the year, e.g. 2012-12-31. If you do not have this data, please put some firm data with the date.
  • Please consider as staff full-time employed, part-time employed and temporary/hired for a task contractors
  • Number of staff in the end of a year (eg. 2012-12-31) can be smaller than a total number of staff in the year if a temporary contract is finished, a staff member quits etc.

Term of officeEdit

  • How long is a single term of your Board and President? (e.g. President and Board Members are elected for two years).
Answer: All board members are elected on a one-year term. Jon Harald Søby (talk) 20:12, 17 July 2013 (UTC)

TrainingsEdit

  • Did your chapter provide one or more of its Board Members with external training(s)? If yes, what was it? (e.g.: training in project management, workshops in grants evaluation or grants writing etc.)
Answer: Not that I'm aware of. Jon Harald Søby (talk) 20:12, 17 July 2013 (UTC)
  • Did your chapter provide one or more of its staff (regular and contractors) with external training(s)? If yes, what was it? (e.g.: training in project management, workshops in grants evaluation or grants writing etc.)
Answer: N/A. Jon Harald Søby (talk) 20:12, 17 July 2013 (UTC)

ActivitiesEdit

Wikimania ScholarshipsEdit

Did your chapter offer scholarship(s) to attend recent Wikimanias? Please answer Yes or No.

If your chapter offered additional scholarships for participant from other countries, please mention it in Notes

Year Scholarship(s) (Y/N) Notes
2010 Gdańsk N
2011 Haifa N
2012 Washington N
2013 Hongkong N

Conferences / SymposiaEdit

We are interested in local conferences/symposia/assemblies/events organized by local Chapters.

Did your chapter hold one or more conference or symposium organized by themselves? Was one of them at least two-days long? Please answer Yes or No.

Year Conference? (Y/N) 2+ Days Long? (Y/N) Notes
2007 N N/A
2008 N N/A
2009 Wikipedia Academy 2 days
2010 N N/A
2011 Wikipedia Academy 2 days
2012 Wikipedia Academy 2 days
2013 Wikipedia Academy 2 days Planning stage

FinancesEdit

Incomes vs. ExpensesEdit

Year Total Income Total Expenses Notes
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012

Sources of IncomeEdit

Year Member Fees Donations WMF Grants Other Incomes Notes
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012

Note:

  • In donations please include all the donations from members and non-members, excluding member fees and grants provided by Wikimedia Foundation

OfficeEdit

Year Did the Chapter have an office? Total office costs (excl. staff) Total staff expenses Notes
2007 N N/A N/A
2008 N N/A N/A
2009 N N/A N/A
2010 N N/A N/A
2011 N N/A N/A
2012 N N/A N/A
Now Getting an office space around August.

Notes:

  • As the office costs please include costs of rental, hardware&software, postal services etc. but please exclude staff costs.
  • Please consider as staff full-time employed, part-time employed and temporary/hired for a task contractors

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