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1 Permission for an anime poster
2 ESEAP Conference 2018
3 For JAwiki expatriate users in Southern China: Meetup/Hong Kong/116 (Asia Art Archive Edit-a-Thon)
4 Japanese articles needing translation to English for 420 (Cannabis/Marijuana) collaboration for April?
Permission for an anime poster[ソースを編集]
Dear editors! I expanded the Hungarian article about hu:Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale, which is now a good article. The only problem is that it doesn't contain any picture, because we cannot use any non-free imagine without permission. I tried to ask permission from Anime Limited and ⇒Aniplex, but I didn't get any answer, probably because I cannot reach the right person. Therefore, I'd like to ask help from someone, who would help me to ask permission for the film's poster in Japanese; I would be very grateful. Just in case, please ping me if you answer. Best regards, Bencemac（会話） 2018年2月21日 (水) 18:40 (UTC)Anyone? Bencemac（会話） 2018年3月14日 (水) 09:53 (UTC)@Bencemac, well... just use this one instead. スヰート（ぽい?） 2018年4月12日 (木) 13:19 (UTC)
@Veracious: We are using the logo already. :) The main problem is that if you take a look, you can see the article is long (which is great), however doesn't contain any illustration except that. Bencemac（会話） 2018年4月12日 (木) 14:51 (UTC)@Bencemac: Haha, yeah, i missed the logo, sorry. Can you just upload it "locally"? Like, at here? Because in Indonesian Wikipedia, we just upload it right away (without using WikiCommons). スヰート (ぽい?) 2018年4月12日 (木) 15:10 (UTC)We have to ask permission for every non-free imagine (fair use doesn't applicable on huWiki) and Commons is not suitable in this case, because we wouldn't get permission under free licence. In summary, I cannot use any copyrighted picture without permission. Bencemac（会話） 2018年4月12日 (木) 15:29 (UTC)@Bencemac: Hmm, i see... hang on. スヰート (ぽい?) 2018年4月13日 (金) 04:55 (UTC)
@ネイ: Sir, could you lend a help for this problem, please? スヰート (ぽい?) 2018年4月13日 (金) 04:55 (UTC)Getting back to @Bencemac: - How did you ask for permission? Like at ⇒Aniplex's contact page? Anime Limited does not seem to be the copyright owner so most probably will not work.--ネイ（会話） 2018年4月14日 (土) 04:27 (UTC)
The ⇒film's and the ⇒offical SAO site doesn't have any e-mail address, so first I asked help from the offical Facebook site. After that, I wrote to Aniplex and Anime Limited (UK distribution); I haven't gotten any answer. In Aniplex's case, I used the previously linked contact page. Regards, Bencemac（会話） 2018年4月14日 (土) 12:22 (UTC)OK, in that case we might need to file a request in Japanese. Do you have some details on the permission needed for non-free images in huwiki? It is obvious that they will not grant a permission under free license, but we at least want to know what should be the license we ask for.--ネイ（会話） 2018年4月15日 (日) 11:54 (UTC)Their answer should contain a statement about that they give us permission for using the picture(s) on the article/Hungarian Wikipedia. In summary, we need a short written permit, which contains ?we give you a permit“, ?you can use“ or something similar. We would use Jogvedett license, which contains the following English warning: ?This image is copyrighted and used here with permission. For the purposes of Wikipedia, this is a non-free licence. You should not copy the file without getting a permission for yourself.“ Thanks your help! Regards, Bencemac（会話） 2018年4月16日 (月) 08:20 (UTC)Just sent a query. Will provide some updates when there is a reply.--ネイ（会話） 2018年4月16日 (月) 16:33 (UTC)
ESEAP Conference 2018[ソースを編集]
Scholarship applications for ESEAP Conference 2018 is now open!
ESEAP Conference 2018 is a regional conference for Wikimedia communities around the ESEAP regions. ESEAP stands for East, Southeast Asia, and Pacific. Taking place in Bali, Indonesia on 5-6 May 2018, this is the first regional conference for the Wikimedia communities around the regions.
Full scholarships are subject to quotas, maximum two people per country and your country is eligible to apply, visit this page.
We also accept submissions of several formats, including:
Workshop & Tutorial: these are presentations with a focus on practical work directed either to acquiring a specific skill or doing a specific task. Sessions are 55 minutes led by the presenters in a classroom space suitable for laptops and work.
Posters: A2-size format to give news, share your community event/program, set out an idea, propose a concept, or explain a problem. The poster itself must be uploaded to Wikimedia Commons with a suitable license.
Short Presentation/Sharing talks: 10-15 minutes presentation on certain topic.
Deadline for submissions and scholarship applications is on 15 March 2018. If you have any question, don't hesitate to contact me or send your e-mail to eseap
Best regards, --Beeyan（会話） 2018年3月8日 (木) 06:25 (UTC)
For JAwiki expatriate users in Southern China: Meetup/Hong Kong/116 (Asia Art Archive Edit-a-Thon)[ソースを編集]
JAwiki users who are Japanese expatriates in Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Macau, Guangzhou, Zhuhai, and other southern Chinese cities are welcome to join the next Hong Kong meetup on March 30, 2018 (Asia Art Archive Edit-a-Thon). More details here: meta:Meetup/Hong Kong/116
User:ネイ speaks Japanese and he will be happy to assist Japanese expats!
Note the presentation will be in English. WhisperToMe（会話） 2018年3月28日 (水) 15:05 (UTC)
Japanese articles needing translation to English for 420 (Cannabis/Marijuana) collaboration for April?[ソースを編集]
It's April again, and for the "420 Holiday" WikiProject Cannabis is inviting editors to help expand our coverage of cannabis. We have several articles in Japanese that we lack in English Wikipedia. I'd invite anyone bilingual here to help translate even just the lead of these articles to English so we can expand our coverage of cannabis in Japan.
大麻取締法 (en:Cannabis Control Law (Japan))
大相撲力士大麻問題 (en:Sumo Tournament Cannabis Scandal)
Meanwhile, if anyone wants to translate any of our many cannabis articles into Japanese, please see en:Wikipedia:WikiProject Cannabis/Popular pages for what are our most popular pages in English, and you can check to see if any of them are lacking in Japanese. If you do any work for the collaboration, please feel free to let us know about your achievement at en:Wikipedia:WikiProject Cannabis/420 Collaboration. Goonsquad LCpl Mulvaney（会話） 2018年4月1日 (日) 01:55 (UTC)