Affiliations Committee/Resolutions/Recognition of North-West Russia Wiki-Historians User Group

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  1. Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
  2. North-West Russia Wiki-Historians 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 "to Promote the history and cultural heritage of North-West Russia related topics in different languages on Wikipedia, as well as cooperating with local authorities, organizations and individuals to receive grants and other materials to promote free knowledge";
Application Review
With regard to North-West Russia Wiki-Historians 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 North-West Russia Wiki-Historians User Group is recognized as a Wikimedia User Group for a one-year, renewable period, effective on 04 October 2019.


Liaison's Signature[edit]

Per the Wikimedia user group approval process, this application has been approved on 04 October 2019 on behalf of the Affiliations Committee:

  1. DNdubane (WMF) (talk) 19:17, 7 October 2019 (UTC)[reply]