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A ponernos en contacto[edit]

A los que quieran ponerle ganas a este proyecto les ruego contarctarse conmigo a jduranboger@gmail.com o jduranboger@hotmail.com, mi nombre es Justin y vivo en La Paz, espero que los wikipedistas nos pongamos de acuerdo para hacer algo por nuestra patría Boliviana. --Jduranboger 01:28, 30 June 2009 (UTC)

Hola a todos, soy nuevo aquí pero tengo camara en mano y estoy dispuesto a ayudar en fotos que necesitemos para mejorar los artículos bolivianos. Cualquier cosa por nuestro querido país. Escribanme en mi página de discusión si necesitan algo. Saludos.--Ruditaly 16:10, 20 August 2011 (UTC)

En memoria del Juanpi[edit]

Queria aclarar compañeros respecto a Juan Pablo Riveros Quenta "JUANPI" que cuando el se anotó en la lista lo hizo sin saber muhco respecto a editar en wikipedia o meta.wiki, por eso no tiene nombre de usuario, lamentablemente él falleció al poco tiempo (ya más de un año) y la verdad nunca me animé a corregir su edición, agradezco al compañero que lo hizo, pero les pido con mucho cariño y respeto que podamos mantener su nombre en la lista en memoria a este amigo, que entre otras cosas escribió un excelente libro llamado "ALUCINÉMONOS" el cual llegó a publicar de manera artesanal y recientemente fue editado por su familia, el JUAMPI puso en su libro que era "copyleft" y su familia mantubo ese espíritu, algún día el "JUANPI" y su obra serán más conocidos que hoy, mientras tanto, estemos felices de que compartió la idea de tener un mundo donde el conocimiemnto y la cultura sean compartidos de manera libre, como el JUANPI también lo hizo.

--Jduranboger 15:23, 7 June 2011 (UTC)

Simpatizantes[edit]

Hola a todos, mi nombre es Pedro Salas y me alegra mucho que se estén habilitando y difundiendo los medios necesarios para conformar una comunidad boliviana dentro de esta enorme herramienta. Wikipedia! Le manifiesto a la comunidad mi enorme interés en convertirme en un colaborador activo. Salu2!

Wikimedia LGBT[edit]

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Wikimedia LGBT+ is a proposed thematic organization that seeks to promote the development of content on Wikimedia projects which is of interest to LGBT+ communities. Proposed activities include outreach at LGBT events, Wikimania and other Wikimedia events, an international campaign called Wiki Loves Pride, and work on safe space policies, among other collaborations and interwiki projects. Active Wikimedians are welcome to join this cause! Please consider adding your name as a participant/supporter. Current tasks include translating pages, building a strong framework here at Meta, and achieving user group status (with the eventual goal of becoming a thematic organization). Your feedback is welcome on the discussion page.

--Another Believer (talk) 17:43, 1 November 2013 (UTC)

Nueva lista de integrantes[edit]

Buenas ingrese a la pagina despues de un tiempo, vi que tenemos nueva lista de integrantes. Seria bueno tener link a la anterior como referencia y constancia que se realizo una nueva lista?

--Geryescalier (talk) 01:23, 7 May 2018 (UTC)

Hola Gery,la lista previa está en el historial mejoraré el títulopara que sea más preciso, gracias por el apunte --Caleidoscopic (talk) 14:33, 7 May 2018 (UTC)
Hola Caleidoscopic, quedo perfecta la actualización con el link al historial de la lista anterior, muchas gracias por tu ayuda :D
--Geryescalier (talk) 21:39, 8 May 2018 (UTC)

Reestructuración de la página[edit]

Con el fin de dar un pantallazo un poco más sintético de la comunidad la página principal ahora solo muestra las actividades del año, las que hemos venido realizando durante todo el tiempo de trabajo de WM_Bo se trasladan a una página extra denominada reportes--Caleidoscopic (talk) 23:07, 6 August 2018 (UTC)

Learning Quarterly: November 2018[edit]

L&E Newsletter / Volume 5 / Issue 17 / November 2018
Learning Quarterly

Stay tuned
blogs, events
& more!

MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 01:10, 29 November 2018 (UTC)

2018 Affiliations Committee call for candidates[edit]

This is an update from the Wikimedia Affiliations Committee.

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The Affiliations Committee – the committee responsible for guiding volunteers in establishing Wikimedia chapters, thematic organizations, and user groups – is looking for new members!

The main role of the Affiliations Committee is to guide groups of volunteers that are interested in forming Wikimedia affiliates. We review applications from new groups, answer questions and provide advice about the different Wikimedia affiliation models and processes, review affiliate bylaws for compliance with requirements and best practices, and advise the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees on issues connected to chapters, thematic organizations and Wikimedia user groups.

The committee can include up to fifteen members, roughly half of whom are selected every twelve months for staggered two-year terms. Those joining the committee during the current process will serve a two-year term ending in December 2020.

Key skills

Being a part of the Affiliations Committee requires communication with volunteers all over the world, negotiating skills, cultural sensitivity, and the ability to understand legal texts. We look for a healthy mix of different skill sets in our members, including the following key skills and experience:

- Willingness to process applications through a set, perhaps bureaucratic process.
- Readiness to participate in political discussions on the role and future of affiliates, models of affiliation, and similar topics.
- Availability of up to 5 hours per week, and the time to participate in a monthly two-hour voice/video meeting.
- International orientation.
- Fluency in English.
- Ability to work and communicate with other languages and cultures.
- Strong understanding of the structure and work of affiliates and the Wikimedia Foundation.
- Knowledge of different legal systems and experience in community building and organizing are a plus.
- Skills in other languages are a major plus.
- Experience with or in an active affiliate is a major plus.
- Strong track record of effective collaboration (such as evidenced skills at facilitation, mediation, negotiation, and so forth) are a major plus.
- Willingness to use one's real name in committee activities (including contacts with current and potential affiliates) when appropriate.

We are looking for people who are excited by the challenge of empowering volunteers to get organized and form communities that further our mission around the world. In exchange, committee members selected will gain the experience of supporting their world-wide colleagues to develop their communities as well as personal development in guiding organizational development, facilitating affiliate partnerships, and professional communications.

Selection process

As a reflection of our commitment to openness, transparency, and bilateral engagement with the Wikimedia community, the 2018 member selection process will include a public review and comment period. All applications received by the committee will be posted on Meta at Affiliations Committee/Candidates/December 2018, and the community will be invited to provide comments and feedback about each candidate.

At the end of the public comment period, the applications will be voted on by the members of the committee who are not seeking re-election, taking into account comments put forward by the committee's members, advisors, Wikimedia Foundation staff and board liaisons, and the community. A final decision will be made by mid-January 2019, with new members expected to join later that month.

How to apply

If you are interested in joining the committee, please post your application on the nomination page and send an email announcing your application to affcom@lists.wikimedia.org by 31 December 2018. Your application must include the following information:

- Your full name and Wikimedia username
- A statement describing your relevant experience, skills, and motivation for joining the committee.
- Answers to the following three questions:

  1. How do you think affiliates work best together to partner on effective projects and initiatives?
  2. What do you see as the role of affiliates in the Wikimedia movement in the next three years?
  3. What do you feel you will bring to the committee that makes you a uniquely qualified candidate?


If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me and/or the committee as a whole. We are happy to chat or have a phone call with anyone about our work if this helps them decide to apply. Please distribute this call among your networks, and do apply if you are interested!

Best regards,
Kirill Lokshin
Chair, Affiliations Committee

Posted by MediaWiki message delivery on behalf of the Affiliations Committee, 06:25, 17 December 2018 (UTC)

New Affiliations Committee appointments[edit]

AffCom is excited to share with you the news that the Wikimedia Foundation Board has unanimously approved the changes to the Bylaws during the last Board meeting on January 30, 2019.

This change allows the participation of User Groups in the Affiliate-selected Board seats (ASBS) 2019 process.

To read the Board's announcement, please click here

--MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 14:45, 21 February 2019 (UTC)

Help us make Wikipedia talk pages more accessible to more participants[edit]

Hello!

Our team at the Wikimedia Foundation is working on a project to improve the ease-of-use and productivity of wiki talk pages. As an affiliate, I can imagine you’ve run into challenges explaining talk pages to first-time participants, or it is an consultation that would interest your members.

We want all contributors to be able to talk to each other on the wikis – to ask questions, to resolve differences, to organize projects and to make decisions. Communication is essential for the depth and quality of our content, and the health of our communities.

We're currently leading a global consultation on how to improve talk pages, and we're looking for groups that can discuss and report on their experiences using (or helping other people to use) wiki talk pages. We'd like to invite you to participate, with the user groups that you belong to. You can learn more about the consultation at Mediawiki.org and if you're interested in hosting a group discussion (on-wiki or off-wiki), you can sign up at the participant sign-up group.

If you’d like to participate or if you have any questions, please contact us and let us know. The more people participate from many horizons, the better the outcome will be.

Thank you! Trizek (WMF) 15:29, 8 March 2019 (UTC)

Call for complementary facilitators and more to get the ASBS 2019 process started![edit]

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Hi everyone, hope all is fine with you!

The next weeks will be intense, as affiliates figure out their participation in the process that will soon select 2 people for the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees. Since new Bylaws established that the user groups are for the first time going to be involved in such process, a lot more support than before is certainly going to be necessary, among other things, for big and healthy conversations on the topic. Hence, please encourage members of your group to become a complementary facilitator, or sign up yourself! You can add yourself to the list on Meta or reply to me to flag availability. One person from the facilitators group should soon be selected to liaise with the Foundation Board’s Chair, María Sefidari, on behalf of all affiliates, and it may be wise to also find a deputy for them.

Finally, if you can think of any huge obstacles that would prevent your group from participating to the process (for instance, a language barrier, or lack of good decision-making mechanisms, etc.), please reach out to me directly: it is really important that we hear about them as early as possible. Thank you! Elitre (WMF) 15:23, 12 March 2019 (UTC)