The pseudonymous list subscriber "hillbillyholiday" is on moderation.
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Asaf Bartov, list admin (volunteer role)
Asaf Bartov <asaf.bartov(a)gmail.com>
Wiki Indaba 2021 is less than three months away and we are calling upon you
to lend your skills, passion and experience by joining our team of
volunteers who will work with the core organizing team of members of the
Wikimedia community user group Uganda .
We have identified and defined roles that we believe can make our plan for
this conference a reality. Planning such an event is an opportunity to work
with other Wikimedians. Your support will help us make the first virtual
Wiki Indaba a memorable conference.
Please through the required roles here
And send in your application through this form by 7th September 2021
Wiki Indaba 2021 Communications Lead
...considering recent discussions on Wikimania and here, this is maybe a
useful opinion piece from https://
It is packed with good insights and while I do not agree with all this, the
final sentence feels kind of brilliant: ... to achieve its stated mission
to “help everyone share in the sum of all knowledge,” they might first need
to create the sum of all Wikipedias.
Best Z. Blace