Forwarding from wikimedia-l, where there’s some discussion happening about this. Presumably WMUK’s consent was obtained first, per the chapter’s agreement?


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From: Kirill Lokshin <>
Subject: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Grŵp Defnyddwyr Cymuned Wicimedia Cymru
Date: 11 March 2018 at 11:32:34 GMT-3
To: Wikimedia Mailing List <>, Wikimedia Movement Affiliates discussion list <>
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Hi everyone!

I'm very happy to announce that the Affiliations Committee has recognized
Grŵp Defnyddwyr Cymuned Wicimedia Cymru (Wikimedia Community User Group
Wales) [1] as a Wikimedia User Group. The group aims to promote the
Wikimedia movement in Wales and support the development of Wikimedia
projects and content in the Welsh language.

Please join me in congratulating the members of this new user group!

Kirill Lokshin
Chair, Affiliations Committee

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