Yana Welinder

  1. What’s TPP? The problematic partnership

    At the Wikimedia Foundation, we believe that shorter copyright terms make it possible for more people to create and share free knowledge.... Read more

  2. Supporting access to mass digitization collections

    The Wikimedia Foundation, in coordination with Creative Commons and the Internet Archive, urges the U.S. Copyright Office not to propose a pilot program that inhibits fair use or undermines freely accessible mass digitization projects.... Read more

  3. Launching the Wikimedia Public Policy site

    The Wikimedia Foundation is excited to introduce the new Wikimedia Public Policy site. Public policy is vital for a world where everyone can freely access, share, create, and remix knowledge.... Read more

  4. Securing access to Wikimedia sites with HTTPS

    The Wikimedia Foundation is happy to announce that we are implementing HTTPS to encrypt all traffic on Wikimedia sites. With this change, nearly half a billion monthly visitors on Wikipedia and its sister projects will be able to share in the world’s knowledge more securely. ... Read more

  5. Wikimedia Foundation adopts Open Access Policy to support free knowledge

    The Wikimedia Foundation announces a new policy to make all research it directly supports freely available to the public under open licenses. ... Read more

  6. Wikimedia supports the Lyon Declaration and Access to Knowledge

    The Wikimedia Foundation is proud to join the Lyon Declaration on Access to Information and Development which calls for United Nations member states to provide all people the ability to access and share knowledge. After all, this speaks to the ambition of the Wikimedia movement: sharing the sum of all human knowledge to all people around the world. […]... Read more

  7. Wikimedia Logos Have Been Freed!

  8. Free as in Open Access and Wikipedia

  9. Chilean regulator welcomes Wikipedia Zero

    Since 2012, Wikipedia Zero has provided access to freely licensed educational information to mobile users in Africa and Asia, free of data charges. ... Read more

  10. Wikipedia Is Built on Transparency

    The mission of the Wikimedia Foundation is to empower people around the world to develop freely licensed educational content and to globally disseminate that content. ... Read more