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This is a periodic report summarising the activity and caseload of the Ombuds Commission for the period from 1 August to 31 October 2023.

  • The Commission entered this reporting period with 11 matters unresolved.
  • 9 complaints were immediately closed as the facts described were clearly outside the Ombuds Commission's scope.
  • 2 new matters were raised with the Ombuds Commission during the period.
  • The Commission passed a resolution upon 4 matters during the period.
  • At the period end there were 9 open matters:
    • 7 open matters involve the use of the CheckUser tool;
    • 0 open matters involve the use of the Oversight tool;
    • 2 open matters concern policies in general.



On 1 September 2023, Bennylin temporary left the Ombuds Commission.

User Home wiki(s) Language spoken Role
AGK (CA) enwiki en, sco-3, es-2, gd-1 Ombudsperson
Ameisenigel (CA) dewiki, wikidatawiki de, en-4, nds-2, fr-1, tlh-1 Ombudsperson
Daniuu (CA) nlwiki nl, en-4, de-2, fr-2, la-2, vls-2, li-1 Ombudsperson
Emufarmers (CA) enwiki en, la-2 Ombudsperson
Faendalimas (CA) wikispecies en, pt-3, it-2, fr-1 Ombudsperson
JJMC89 (CA) enwiki en Ombudsperson
MdsShakil (CA) bnwiki, bnwikibooks bn, en-3, as-1 Ombudsperson
Minorax (CA) commonswiki, metawiki, simplewiktionary, wikidatawiki en-5, zh-5, nan-2, fr-1, ko-1, ms-1, yue-1 Ombudsperson
Renvoy (CA) ukwiki uk, ru-4, en-3, pl-3, lt-1 Ombudsperson
Vermont (CA) enwiki, metawiki, simplewiki en, ru-2, es-1 Steward observer



The caseload ageing of the Commission over the period was:

As at period start Resolutions passed Opened in period As at period end
New 3 4 1 0
1 month old 2 1
2 months old 0 1
3 months old 3 4
6 months old 1 0
Over 1 year old 2 3
Total 11 4 1 9

Resolutions issued


During the period, one or more reports were made to the Wikimedia Foundation by the Commissioners in the meaning of the terms of reference.

The Commission does not publish any other details of its resolutions.

Report published by Commission member: --Ameisenigel (talk) 23:04, 20 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]