Affiliations Committee/Resolutions/Recognition Wikivoyage Association

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Whereas:
  1. Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
  2. Wikivoyage Association 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 support the Wikivoyage wiki in various ways including fund raising, promotion and technical development.; and
Application Review
With regard to Wikivoyage Association'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
Based on this review I would like to approve Wikivoyage Association’s application and grant them user group status for one year. If there are no concerns or objections, I will move forward with this action Tuesday, March 7, 2017, after a 72 hour window for AffCom members to raise potential concerns or objections.
It is the opinion of the Affiliations Committee that the group meets the requirements for Wikimedia User Group status.
Therefore be it resolved that Wikivoyage Association is recognized as a Wikimedia User Group for a one-year, renewable period, effective on May 3, 2017.

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Liaison's Signature[edit]

Per the Wikimedia user group approval process, this application has been approved on May 3, 2017 on behalf of the Affiliations Committee:
  1. --EGalvez (WMF) (talk) 16:35, 3 May 2017 (UTC)