Hi Maria et al,
Yep, that's why it's there. There's no principled reason it couldn't be
moved to the main namespace. You'd just have to get support from the Meta
community. If a move is planned, let me know ahead of time so that I can
update the configuration of relevant bots, gadgets and templates (shouldn't
On Fri, Aug 28, 2015 at 2:44 PM, Maria Cruz <mcruz(a)wikimedia.org> wrote:
Thank you for sharing this great Learning Pattern. I really like how you
broke the solution into different points to consider.
I believe the Learning Patterns were first created on the Grants namespace
because the were (and still are) an initiative within the former
Grantmaking department (now CE). It is one of the resources shared among
grantees and volunteers alike. Cc'ing Jonathan, who was one of the first
promoters, in case he can give further details.
On Aug 28, 2015 6:23 PM, "L.Gelauff" <lgelauff(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> Why is this in the 'grants' namespace? Doesn't seem like a right fit...
> On Fri, Aug 28, 2015 at 7:36 PM, Karl Sigfrid <karl(a)wikimedia.be> wrote:
>> This is indeed a great summary of what can be learned from the FoP-NC
>> An additional factor that made a difference was that the issue played
>> into the British story about silly Brussels bureaucracy (regardless of
>> whether this had been anticipated or desired by the Wikimedia movement).
>> The general take-away from this is that it helps to recognize how a
>> proposal can play a part in someone else's broader narrative, which in turn
>> makes a knowledge of the wider political landscape valuable.
>> Best regards,
>> On 8/21/2015 4:19 PM, Stevie Benton wrote:
>> Hello everyone,
>> Thought you might be interested to see the learning pattern I've created
>> on policy campaigning. It's very much focused on the freedom of panorama
>> but there is scope to extend it.
>> Please do take a look and if you'd like, please feel free to edit!
>> Thanks and regards,
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