- Recognizing Wikimedia User Groups is the responsibility of the Affiliations Committee;
- Wikimedia Community Brazilian Group of Education and Research requested to change their name to reflect their needs;
- The scope of the group, which can be found on their meta page, remains unchanged, and has been previously approved and renewed for 2016
- It is the opinion of the Affiliations Committee that "Wikimedia Community Brazilian Group of Education and Research" may change their group name to "Wiki Education Brazil".
- Therefore, be it resolved that Wiki Education Brazil is now recognized as a Wikimedia User Group, replacing "Wikimedia Community Brazilian Education and Research", as of October 25, 2016 through the remainder of their renewal year until April 17, 2017.
Per the Wikimedia user group approval process, this application has been approved on on behalf of the Affiliations Committee: