Ménard hired for Chapters
The Wikimedia Foundation continues to establish its basis by hiring long-time contributor Delphine Ménard as a part-time Chapters Coordinator. Based out of Germany, Delphine is Chair of the Chapters Committee, and speaks French, English, German, Italian and Spanish. (1 February 2007)
Wikimedia Foundation signs the Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge in the Sciences and Humanities
To order to show that WMF could be a part of the scientific Open Access Movement, WMF signed this month the Berlin Declaration, as well as the EU Petition about Open Access "Petition for guaranteed public access to publicly-funded research results".