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Dūmu meita arhivs
1. arhivs (06.10.2006.—21.12.2017.)

puslopa, kuramā var meitīs redzīnim, aizdūt vaicuojumus, izsaceit idejis, diskutēt i tai tuoļuok.

Lyudzams, pasarakstej sovejūs komentarus ar četrom tildem (~~~~).
Jaunus komentarus, lyudzams, davīnoj lopys zemīnē.
Damīdz ite, kab atstuotu jaunu viesti.

Nerunā latgaliski? Pajautā latviski! Nekalbi latgališkai? Paklausk lietuviškai!
Don't speak Latgalian? Ask in English! Не говоришь по-латгальски? Спроси по-русски!
Non parli il letgallo? Chiedi in italiano! Sprechen sie nicht das licht? Fragen sie auf deutsch!

Editing News #1—2018[labot pirmkodu]

2018. gada 2. pavasara mieness, plkst. 22.56 (EET)

Galicia 15 - 15 Challenge[labot pirmkodu]

Mapa de Galiza con bandeira.svg

Wikipedia:Galicia 15 - 15 Challenge is a public writing competition which will improve improve and translate this list of 15 really important articles into as many languages as possible. Everybody can help in any language to collaborate on writing and/or translating articles related to Galicia. To participate you just need to sign up here. Thank you very much.--Breogan2008 (diskusija) 2018. gada 12. pavasara mieness, plkst. 16.18 (EET)[atbildēt]

Time to bring embedded maps (‘mapframe’) to most Wikipedias[labot pirmkodu]

CKoerner (WMF) (talk) 2018. gada 25. sulu mieness, plkst. 00.38 (EEST)[atbildēt]

AdvancedSearch[labot pirmkodu]

Birgit Müller (WMDE) 2018. gada 7. lopu mieness, plkst. 17.53 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Update on page issues on mobile web[labot pirmkodu]

CKoerner (WMF) (talk) 2018. gada 12. vosorys mieness, plkst. 23.58 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Global preferences are available[labot pirmkodu]

2018. gada 10. sīna mieness, plkst. 22.20 (EEST)

New user group for editing sitewide CSS & JS[labot pirmkodu]

Enabling a helpful feature for Template editors[labot pirmkodu]

CKoerner (WMF) (talk) 2018. gada 7. labeibys mieness, plkst. 00.28 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Editing of sitewide CSS/JS is only possible for interface administrators from now[labot pirmkodu]

(Lūdzu, palīdziet tulkot uz savu valodu)

Hi all,

as announced previously, permission handling for CSS/JS pages has changed: only members of the interface-admin (Saskarnes administratori) group, and a few highly privileged global groups such as stewards, can edit CSS/JS pages that they do not own (that is, any page ending with .css or .js that is either in the MediaWiki: namespace or is another user's user subpage). This is done to improve the security of readers and editors of Wikimedia projects. More information is available at Creation of separate user group for editing sitewide CSS/JS. If you encounter any unexpected problems, please contact me or file a bug.

Tgr (talk) 2018. gada 27. labeibys mieness, plkst. 15.40 (EEST) (via global message delivery)[atbildēt]

Read-only mode for up to an hour on 12 September and 10 October[labot pirmkodu]

2018. gada 6. rudiņa mieness, plkst. 16.33 (EEST)

Editing News #2—2018[labot pirmkodu]

2018. gada 2. solnys mieness, plkst. 16.17 (EET)

Change coming to how certain templates will appear on the mobile web[labot pirmkodu]

CKoerner (WMF) (talk) 2018. gada 13. solnys mieness, plkst. 21.35 (EET)[atbildēt]

Advanced Search[labot pirmkodu]

Johanna Strodt (WMDE) (talk) 2018. gada 26. solnys mieness, plkst. 13.03 (EET)[atbildēt]

Invitation from Wiki Loves Love 2019[labot pirmkodu]

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WLL Subtitled Logo (transparent).svg

Love is an important subject for humanity and it is expressed in different cultures and regions in different ways across the world through different gestures, ceremonies, festivals and to document expression of this rich and beautiful emotion, we need your help so we can share and spread the depth of cultures that each region has, the best of how people of that region, celebrate love.

Wiki Loves Love (WLL) is an international photography competition of Wikimedia Commons with the subject love testimonials happening in the month of February.

The primary goal of the competition is to document love testimonials through human cultural diversity such as monuments, ceremonies, snapshot of tender gesture, and miscellaneous objects used as symbol of love; to illustrate articles in the worldwide free encyclopedia Wikipedia, and other Wikimedia Foundation (WMF) projects.

The theme of 2019 iteration is Celebrations, Festivals, Ceremonies and rituals of love.

Sign up your affiliate or individually at Participants page.

To know more about the contest, check out our Commons Page and FAQs

There are several prizes to grab. Hope to see you spreading love this February with Wiki Loves Love!

Kind regards,

Wiki Loves Love Team

Imagine... the sum of all love!

--MediaWiki message delivery (diskusija) 2018. gada 27. zīmys mieness, plkst. 12.13 (EET)[atbildēt]

FileExporter beta feature[labot pirmkodu]

Johanna Strodt (WMDE) 2019. gada 14. jaunagods mieness, plkst. 11.42 (EET)[atbildēt]

No editing for 30 minutes on 17 January[labot pirmkodu]

You will not be able to edit the wikis for up to 30 minutes on 17 January 07:00 UTC. This is because of a database problem that has to be fixed immediately. You can still read the wikis. Some wikis are not affected. They don't get this message. You can see which wikis are not affected on this page. Most wikis are affected. The time you can not edit might be shorter than 30 minutes. /Johan (WMF)

2019. gada 16. jaunagods mieness, plkst. 20.55 (EET)

Talk to us about talking[labot pirmkodu]

Trizek (WMF) 2019. gada 21. svacainis mieness, plkst. 17.01 (EET)[atbildēt]

Read-only mode for up to 30 minutes on 11 April[labot pirmkodu]

2019. gada 8. sulu mieness, plkst. 13.57 (EEST)

Wikimedia Foundation Medium-Term Plan feedback request[labot pirmkodu]

Lūdzu, palīdziet tulkot uz savu valodu

The Wikimedia Foundation has published a Medium-Term Plan proposal covering the next 3–5 years. We want your feedback! Please leave all comments and questions, in any language, on the talk page, by April 20. Paldies! Quiddity (WMF) (talk) 2019. gada 12. sulu mieness, plkst. 20.35 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Wikidata Bridge: edit Wikidata’s data from Wikipedia infoboxes[labot pirmkodu]

Editing News #1—July 2019[labot pirmkodu]

2019. gada 23. sīna mieness, plkst. 21.32 (EEST)

Update on the consultation about office actions[labot pirmkodu]

Hello all,

Last month, the Wikimedia Foundation's Trust & Safety team announced a future consultation about partial and/or temporary office actions. We want to let you know that the draft version of this consultation has now been posted on Meta.

This is a draft. It is not intended to be the consultation itself, which will be posted on Meta likely in early September. Please do not treat this draft as a consultation. Instead, we ask your assistance in forming the final language for the consultation.

For that end, we would like your input over the next couple of weeks about what questions the consultation should ask about partial and temporary Foundation office action bans and how it should be formatted. Please post it on the draft talk page. Our goal is to provide space for the community to discuss all the aspects of these office actions that need to be discussed, and we want to ensure with your feedback that the consultation is presented in the best way to encourage frank and constructive conversation.

Please visit the consultation draft on Meta-wiki and leave your comments on the draft’s talk page about what the consultation should look like and what questions it should ask.

Thank you for your input! -- The Trust & Safety team 2019. gada 16. labeibys mieness, plkst. 11.03 (EEST)

New tools and IP masking[labot pirmkodu]

2019. gada 21. labeibys mieness, plkst. 17.18 (EEST)

The consultation on partial and temporary Foundation bans just started[labot pirmkodu]

-- Kbrown (WMF) 2019. gada 30. rudiņa mieness, plkst. 20.14 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Feedback wanted on Desktop Improvements project[labot pirmkodu]

2019. gada 16. leita mieness, plkst. 10.18 (EEST)

Beta feature "Reference Previews"[labot pirmkodu]

-- Johanna Strodt (WMDE) 2019. gada 23. leita mieness, plkst. 12.47 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Editing News #2 – Mobile editing and talk pages[labot pirmkodu]

2019. gada 29. leita mieness, plkst. 13.12 (EET)

Wikipedia Asian Month 2019[labot pirmkodu]

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WAM logo without text.svg

Wikipedia Asian Month is back! We wish you all the best of luck for the contest. The basic guidelines of the contest can be found on your local page of Wikipedia Asian Month. For more information, refer to our Meta page for organizers.

Looking forward to meet the next ambassadors for Wikipedia Asian Month 2019!

For additional support for organizing offline event, contact our international team on wiki or on email. We would appreciate the translation of this message in the local language by volunteer translators. Thank you!

Wikipedia Asian Month International Team.

MediaWiki message delivery (diskusija) 2019. gada 31. leita mieness, plkst. 18.57 (EET)[atbildēt]

Extension of Wikipedia Asian Month contest[labot pirmkodu]

In consideration of a week-long internet block in Iran, Wikipedia Asian Month 2019 contest has been extended for a week past November. The articles submitted till 7th December 2019, 23:59 UTC will be accepted by the fountain tools of the participating wikis.

Please help us translate and spread this message in your local language.

Wikipedia Asian Month International Team

--MediaWiki message delivery (diskusija) 2019. gada 27. solnys mieness, plkst. 16.16 (EET)[atbildēt]

Wiki Loves Folklore[labot pirmkodu]

WLL Subtitled Logo (transparent).svg

Hello Folks,

Wiki Loves Love is back again in 2020 iteration as Wiki Loves Folklore from 1 February, 2020 - 29 February, 2020. Join us to celebrate the local cultural heritage of your region with the theme of folklore in the international photography contest at Wikimedia Commons. Images, videos and audios representing different forms of folk cultures and new forms of heritage that haven’t otherwise been documented so far are welcome submissions in Wiki Loves Folklore. Learn more about the contest at Meta-Wiki and Commons.

Kind regards,
Wiki Loves Folklore International Team
— Tulsi Bhagat (contribs | talk)
sent using MediaWiki message delivery (diskusija) 2020. gada 18. jaunagods mieness, plkst. 08.14 (EET)

Movement Learning and Leadership Development Project[labot pirmkodu]


The Wikimedia Foundation’s Community Development team is seeking to learn more about the way volunteers learn and develop into the many different roles that exist in the movement. Our goal is to build a movement informed framework that provides shared clarity and outlines accessible pathways on how to grow and develop skills within the movement. To this end, we are looking to speak with you, our community to learn about your journey as a Wikimedia volunteer. Whether you joined yesterday or have been here from the very start, we want to hear about the many ways volunteers join and contribute to our movement.

To learn more about the project, please visit the Meta page. If you are interested in participating in the project, please complete this simple Google form. Although we may not be able to speak to everyone who expresses interest, we encourage you to complete this short form if you are interested in participating!

-- LMiranda (WMF) (talk) 2020. gada 22. jaunagods mieness, plkst. 21.01 (EET)[atbildēt]

Additional interface for edit conflicts on talk pages[labot pirmkodu]

Sorry, for writing this text in English. If you could help to translate it, it would be appreciated.

You might know the new interface for edit conflicts (currently a beta feature). Now, Wikimedia Germany is designing an additional interface to solve edit conflicts on talk pages. This interface is shown to you when you write on a discussion page and another person writes a discussion post in the same line and saves it before you do. With this additional editing conflict interface you can adjust the order of the comments and edit your comment. We are inviting everyone to have a look at the planned feature. Let us know what you think on our central feedback page! -- For the Technical Wishes Team: Max Klemm (WMDE) 2020. gada 26. svacainis mieness, plkst. 16.15 (EET)[atbildēt]

Editing news 2020 #1 – Discussion tools[labot pirmkodu]

2020. gada 8. sulu mieness, plkst. 22.24 (EEST)

Bot approval request[labot pirmkodu]

Hello everyone, mw:Multilingual Templates and Modules was started by Taiss:U to help in centralisation of templates and modules. There's a mw:Special:CentralAuth/DiBabelYurikBot for the same which was approved on mrwiki some time back. Is it possible to get the approval for same in this wiki as well? Capankajsmilyo (diskusija) 2020. gada 19. sulu mieness, plkst. 16.42 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Editing news 2020 #2[labot pirmkodu]

2020. gada 17. vosorys mieness, plkst. 23.33 (EEST)

Annual contest Wikipedia Pages Wanting Photos[labot pirmkodu]

Wikipedia Pages Wanting Photos (WPWP)

This is to invite you to join the Wikipedia Pages Wanting Photos (WPWP) campaign to help improve Wikipedia articles with photos and win prizes. The campaign starts today 1st July 2020 and closes 31st August 2020.

The campaign primarily aims at using images from Wikimedia Commons on Wikipedia articles that are lacking images. Participants will choose among Wikipedia pages without photo images, then add a suitable file from among the many thousands of photos in the Wikimedia Commons, especially those uploaded from thematic contests (Wiki Loves Africa, Wiki Loves Earth, Wiki Loves Folklore, etc.) over the years.

Please visit the campaign page to learn more about the WPWP Campaign.

With kind regards,

Thank you,

Deborah Schwartz Jacobs, Communities Liaison, On behalf of the Wikipedia Pages Wanting Photos Organizing Team - 2020. gada 1. sīna mieness, plkst. 11.24 (EEST)

feel free to translate this message to your local language when this helps your community

Feedback on movement names[labot pirmkodu]

Hello. Apologies if you are not reading this message in your native language. Lūdzu, palīdziet tulkot uz savu valodu if necessary. Paldies!

There are a lot of conversations happening about the future of our movement names. We hope that you are part of these discussions and that your community is represented.

Since 16 June, the Foundation Brand Team has been running a survey in 7 languages about 3 naming options. There are also community members sharing concerns about renaming in a Community Open Letter.

Our goal in this call for feedback is to hear from across the community, so we encourage you to participate in the survey, the open letter, or both. The survey will go through 7 July in all timezones. Input from the survey and discussions will be analyzed and published on Meta-Wiki.

Thanks for thinking about the future of the movement, --The Brand Project team, 2020. gada 2. sīna mieness, plkst. 22.42 (EEST)

Note: The survey is conducted via a third-party service, which may subject it to additional terms. For more information on privacy and data-handling, see the survey privacy statement.

Editing news 2020 #3[labot pirmkodu]

2020. gada 9. sīna mieness, plkst. 15.55 (EEST)

Announcing a new wiki project! Welcome, Abstract Wikipedia[labot pirmkodu]

Sent by m:User:Elitre (WMF) 2020. gada 9. sīna mieness, plkst. 23.06 (EEST) - m:Special:MyLanguage/Abstract Wikipedia/July 2020 announcement [atbildēt]

The Universal Code of Conduct (UCoC): we want to hear from you.[labot pirmkodu]

Technical Wishes: FileExporter and FileImporter become default features on all Wikis[labot pirmkodu]

Max Klemm (WMDE) 2020. gada 6. labeibys mieness, plkst. 12.14 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Important: maintenance operation on September 1st[labot pirmkodu]

Trizek (WMF) (talk) 2020. gada 26. labeibys mieness, plkst. 16.48 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Invitation to participate in the conversation[labot pirmkodu]

Wiki of functions naming contest[labot pirmkodu]

2020. gada 30. rudiņa mieness, plkst. 00.22 (EEST)

Call for feedback about Wikimedia Foundation Bylaws changes and Board candidate rubric[labot pirmkodu]

Hello. Apologies if you are not reading this message in your native language. Lūdzu, palīdziet tulkot uz savu valodu.

Today the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees starts two calls for feedback. One is about changes to the Bylaws mainly to increase the Board size from 10 to 16 members. The other one is about a trustee candidate rubric to introduce new, more effective ways to evaluate new Board candidates. The Board welcomes your comments through 26 October. For more details, check the full announcement.

Paldies! Qgil-WMF (talk) 2020. gada 7. leita mieness, plkst. 20.17 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Important: maintenance operation on October 27[labot pirmkodu]

-- Trizek (WMF) (talk) 2020. gada 21. leita mieness, plkst. 20.10 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Wiki of functions naming contest - Round 2[labot pirmkodu]

2020. gada 6. solnys mieness, plkst. 00.10 (EET)

Community Wishlist Survey 2021[labot pirmkodu]

SGrabarczuk (WMF)

2020. gada 20. solnys mieness, plkst. 20.09 (EET)

Global bot policy proposal: invitation to a Meta discussion[labot pirmkodu]

Wikidata descriptions changes to be included more often in Recent Changes and Watchlist[labot pirmkodu]

2020 Coolest Tool Award Ceremony on December 11th[labot pirmkodu]

Community Wishlist Survey 2021[labot pirmkodu]

SGrabarczuk (WMF)

2020. gada 15. zīmys mieness, plkst. 02.52 (EET)

Moving Wikimania 2021 to a Virtual Event[labot pirmkodu]

Wikimania's logo.

Hello. Apologies if you are not reading this message in your native language. Lūdzu, palīdziet tulkot uz savu valodu. Paldies!

Wikimania will be a virtual event this year, and hosted by a wide group of community members. Whenever the next in-person large gathering is possible again, the ESEAP Core Organizing Team will be in charge of it. Stay tuned for more information about how you can get involved in the planning process and other aspects of the event. Please read the longer version of this announcement on wikimedia-l.

ESEAP Core Organizing Team, Wikimania Steering Committee, Wikimedia Foundation Events Team, 2021. gada 27. jaunagods mieness, plkst. 17.15 (EET)

Project Grant Open Call[labot pirmkodu]

This is the announcement for the Project Grants program open call that started on January 11, with the submission deadline of February 10, 2021.
This first open call will be focussed on Community Organizing proposals. A second open call focused on research and software proposals is scheduled from February 15 with a submission deadline of March 16, 2021.

For the Round 1 open call, we invite you to propose grant applications that fall under community development and organizing (offline and online) categories. Project Grant funds are available to support individuals, groups, and organizations to implement new experiments and proven ideas, from organizing a better process on your wiki, coordinating a campaign or editathon series to providing other support for community building. We offer the following resources to help you plan your project and complete a grant proposal:

Program officers are also available to offer individualized proposal support upon request. Contact us if you would like feedback or more information.

We are excited to see your grant ideas that will support our community and make an impact on the future of Wikimedia projects. Put your idea into motion, and submit your proposal by February 10, 2021!

Please feel free to get in touch with questions about getting started with your grant application, or about serving on the Project Grants Committee. Contact us at Please help us translate this message to your local language. MediaWiki message delivery (diskusija) 2021. gada 28. jaunagods mieness, plkst. 10.01 (EET)[atbildēt]

Wiki Loves Folklore 2021 is back![labot pirmkodu]

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Wiki Loves Folklore Logo.svg

You are humbly invited to participate in the Wiki Loves Folklore 2021 an international photography contest organized on Wikimedia Commons to document folklore and intangible cultural heritage from different regions, including, folk creative activities and many more. It is held every year from the 1st till the 28th of February.

You can help in enriching the folklore documentation on Commons from your region by taking photos, audios, videos, and submitting them in this commons contest.

Please support us in translating the project page and a banner message to help us spread the word in your native language.

Kind regards,

Wiki loves Folklore International Team

MediaWiki message delivery (diskusija) 2021. gada 6. svacainis mieness, plkst. 15.25 (EET)[atbildēt]

Feminism & Folklore 1 February - 31 March[labot pirmkodu]

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You are invited to participate in Feminism and Folklore writing contest. This year Feminism and Folklore will focus on feminism, women's biographies and gender-focused topics for the project in league with Wiki Loves Folklore gender gap focus with folk culture theme on Wikipedia. folk activities, folk games, folk cuisine, folk wear, fairy tales, folk plays, folk arts, folk religion, mythology, etc.

You can help us in enriching the folklore documentation on Wikipedia from your region by creating or improving articles centered on folklore around the world, including, but not limited to folk festivals, folk dances, folk music, women and queer personalities in folklore, folk culture (folk artists, folk dancers, folk singers, folk musicians, folk game athletes, women in mythology, women warriors in folklore, witches and witch-hunting, fairy tales and more. You can contribute to new articles or translate from the list of suggested articles here.

You can also support us in translating the project page and help us spread the word in your native language.

Learn more about the contest and prizes from our project page. Thank you.

Feminism and Folklore team,

Joy Agyepong (talk) 2021. gada 16. svacainis mieness, plkst. 04.40 (EET)[atbildēt]

Proposal: Set two-letter project shortcuts as alias to project namespace globally[labot pirmkodu]

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Hello everyone,

I apologize for posting in English. I would like to inform everyone that I created a new global request for comment (GRFC) at Meta Wiki, which may affect your project: m:Requests for comment/Set short project namespace aliases by default globally.

In this GRFC, I propose that two-project shortcuts for project names will become a default alias for the project namespace. For instance, on all Wikipedias, WP will be an alias to the Wikipedia: namespace (and similar for other projects). Full list is available in the GRFC.

This is already the case for Wikivoyages, and many individual projects asked for this alias to be implemented. I believe this makes it easier to access the materials in the project namespace, as well as creating shortcuts like WP:NPOV, as well as helps new projects to use this feature, without having to figure out how to request site configuration changes first.

As far as I can see, Vikipedeja currently does not have such an alias set. This means that such an alias will be set for you, if the GRFC is accepted by the global community.

I would like to ask all community members to participate in the request for comment at Meta-Wiki, see m:Requests for comment/Set short project namespace aliases by default globally.

Please feel free to ask me if you have any questions about this proposal.

Best regards,
--Martin Urbanec (talk) 2021. gada 18. svacainis mieness, plkst. 16.12 (EET)[atbildēt]

Wikifunctions logo contest[labot pirmkodu]

2021. gada 2. pavasara mieness, plkst. 03.47 (EET)

Universal Code of Conduct – 2021 consultations[labot pirmkodu]

Universal Code of Conduct Phase 2[labot pirmkodu]

Lūdzu, palīdziet tulkot uz savu valodu

The Universal Code of Conduct (UCoC) provides a universal baseline of acceptable behavior for the entire Wikimedia movement and all its projects. The project is currently in Phase 2, outlining clear enforcement pathways. You can read more about the whole project on its project page.

Drafting Committee: Call for applications[labot pirmkodu]

The Wikimedia Foundation is recruiting volunteers to join a committee to draft how to make the code enforceable. Volunteers on the committee will commit between 2 and 6 hours per week from late April through July and again in October and November. It is important that the committee be diverse and inclusive, and have a range of experiences, including both experienced users and newcomers, and those who have received or responded to, as well as those who have been falsely accused of harassment.

To apply and learn more about the process, see Universal Code of Conduct/Drafting committee.

2021 community consultations: Notice and call for volunteers / translators[labot pirmkodu]

From 5 April – 5 May 2021 there will be conversations on many Wikimedia projects about how to enforce the UCoC. We are looking for volunteers to translate key material, as well as to help host consultations on their own languages or projects using suggested key questions. If you are interested in volunteering for either of these roles, please contact us in whatever language you are most comfortable.

To learn more about this work and other conversations taking place, see Universal Code of Conduct/2021 consultations.

-- Xeno (WMF) (talk) 2021. gada 6. sulu mieness, plkst. 01.00 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Global bot policy changes[labot pirmkodu]

Line numbering coming soon to all wikis[labot pirmkodu]

-- Johanna Strodt (WMDE) 2021. gada 12. sulu mieness, plkst. 18.09 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Suggested Values[labot pirmkodu]

Timur Vorkul (WMDE) 2021. gada 22. sulu mieness, plkst. 17.09 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Suggested Values[labot pirmkodu]

Timur Vorkul (WMDE) 2021. gada 22. sulu mieness, plkst. 22.36 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Universal Code of Conduct News – Issue 1[labot pirmkodu]

Universal Code of Conduct News
Issue 1, June 2021Read the full newsletter

Welcome to the first issue of Universal Code of Conduct News! This newsletter will help Wikimedians stay involved with the development of the new code, and will distribute relevant news, research, and upcoming events related to the UCoC.

Please note, this is the first issue of UCoC Newsletter which is delivered to all subscribers and projects as an announcement of the initiative. If you want the future issues delivered to your talk page, village pumps, or any specific pages you find appropriate, you need to subscribe here.

You can help us by translating the newsletter issues in your languages to spread the news and create awareness of the new conduct to keep our beloved community safe for all of us. Please add your name here if you want to be informed of the draft issue to translate beforehand. Your participation is valued and appreciated.

  • Affiliate consultations – Wikimedia affiliates of all sizes and types were invited to participate in the UCoC affiliate consultation throughout March and April 2021. (continue reading)
  • 2021 key consultations – The Wikimedia Foundation held enforcement key questions consultations in April and May 2021 to request input about UCoC enforcement from the broader Wikimedia community. (continue reading)
  • Roundtable discussions – The UCoC facilitation team hosted two 90-minute-long public roundtable discussions in May 2021 to discuss UCoC key enforcement questions. More conversations are scheduled. (continue reading)
  • Phase 2 drafting committee – The drafting committee for the phase 2 of the UCoC started their work on 12 May 2021. Read more about their work. (continue reading)
  • Diff blogs – The UCoC facilitators wrote several blog posts based on interesting findings and insights from each community during local project consultation that took place in the 1st quarter of 2021. (continue reading)

--MediaWiki message delivery (diskusija) 2021. gada 12. vosorys mieness, plkst. 02.05 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Wikimania 2021: Individual Program Submissions[labot pirmkodu]

Wikimania logo with text 2.svg

Dear all,

Wikimania 2021 will be hosted virtually for the first time in the event's 15-year history. Since there is no in-person host, the event is being organized by a diverse group of Wikimedia volunteers that form the Core Organizing Team (COT) for Wikimania 2021.

Event Program - Individuals or a group of individuals can submit their session proposals to be a part of the program. There will be translation support for sessions provided in a number of languages. See more information here.

Below are some links to guide you through;

Please note that the deadline for submission is 18th June 2021.

Announcements- To keep up to date with the developments around Wikimania, the COT sends out weekly updates. You can view them in the Announcement section here.

Office Hour - If you are left with questions, the COT will be hosting some office hours (in multiple languages), in multiple time-zones, to answer any programming questions that you might have. Details can be found here.

Best regards,

MediaWiki message delivery (diskusija) 2021. gada 16. vosorys mieness, plkst. 07.18 (EEST)[atbildēt]

On behalf of Wikimania 2021 Core Organizing Team

Editing news 2021 #2[labot pirmkodu]

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The 2022 Community Wishlist Survey will happen in January[labot pirmkodu]

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Call for Candidates for the Movement Charter Drafting Committee ending 14 September 2021[labot pirmkodu]

Movement Strategy announces the Call for Candidates for the Movement Charter Drafting Committee. The Call opens August 2, 2021 and closes September 14, 2021.

The Committee is expected to represent diversity in the Movement. Diversity includes gender, language, geography, and experience. This comprises participation in projects, affiliates, and the Wikimedia Foundation.

English fluency is not required to become a member. If needed, translation and interpretation support is provided. Members will receive an allowance to offset participation costs. It is US$100 every two months.

We are looking for people who have some of the following skills:

  • Know how to write collaboratively. (demonstrated experience is a plus)
  • Are ready to find compromises.
  • Focus on inclusion and diversity.
  • Have knowledge of community consultations.
  • Have intercultural communication experience.
  • Have governance or organization experience in non-profits or communities.
  • Have experience negotiating with different parties.

The Committee is expected to start with 15 people. If there are 20 or more candidates, a mixed election and selection process will happen. If there are 19 or fewer candidates, then the process of selection without election takes place.

Will you help move Wikimedia forward in this important role? Submit your candidacy here. Please contact strategy2030(_AT_) with questions.

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Talk to the Community Tech[labot pirmkodu]


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As we have recently announced, we, the team working on the Community Wishlist Survey, would like to invite you to an online meeting with us. It will take place on September 15th, 23:00 UTC on Zoom, and will last an hour. Click here to join.



The meeting will not be recorded or streamed. Notes without attribution will be taken and published on Meta-Wiki. The presentation (first three points in the agenda) will be given in English.

We can answer questions asked in English, French, Polish, and Spanish. If you would like to ask questions in advance, add them on the Community Wishlist Survey talk page or send to

Natalia Rodriguez (the Community Tech manager) will be hosting this meeting.

Invitation link

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Select You the question statements for candidates of Drafting Committee Movement Charter[labot pirmkodu]

Into 2021-10-04 11:59:59 UTC you can select question statements for the candidates of Drafting Committee Movement Charter. ✍️ 2021. gada 30. rudiņa mieness, plkst. 02.26 (EEST)[atbildēt]

Voting for the election for the members for the Movement Charter drafting committee is now open[labot pirmkodu]

Voting for the election for the members for the Movement Charter drafting committee is now open. In total, 70 Wikimedians from around the world are running for 7 seats in these elections.

Voting is open from October 12 to October 24, 2021.

The committee will consist of 15 members in total: The online communities vote for 7 members, 6 members will be selected by the Wikimedia affiliates through a parallel process, and 2 members will be appointed by the Wikimedia Foundation. The plan is to assemble the committee by November 1, 2021.

Learn about each candidate to inform your vote in the language that you prefer: <>

Learn about the Drafting Committee: <>

We are piloting a voting advice application for this election. Click yourself through the tool and you will see which candidate is closest to you! Check at <>

Read the full announcement: <>

Go vote at SecurePoll on: <>


Movement Strategy & Governance Team, Wikimedia Foundation

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