Wikimania:Requests for rights

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This page hosts requests for rights access on the Wikimania wiki. The following roles are able to be granted, and by which existing role

  • account creator
  • IP block exempt
  • translation administrator
  • bot
  • interface administrator
  • administrator
  • bureaucrat
steward (from Meta)
  • transwiki importer
  • importer

All roles, and the respective rights, can be seen at Special:ListGroupRights, though it is not envisaged that those other rights would normally be required at this wiki.


At this stage, the overarching management of the wiki is within the control of the respective organising committee or the parent chapter for the forthcoming Wikimania, which for 2020 is Wikimedia Thailand and the ESEAP partnership, and it is envisaged that they will designate the appointment and removal of the administrators and bureaucrats from their committees, or from volunteers assisting in the management of the wiki.

Rights may be granted on either a temporary or an ongoing basis.

Requests for rights should be made below with an explanation of your reason for requesting the rights, and if you have experience in that role, and where.

Kostas20142[edit source]

I would like to request translation administrator rights; I would like to help with pages translation and I come accross pages the translation of which might benefit the readers like this (but not only) and I would like to be able to mark them up and translate them myself. I have read and understood the extension documentation. --Kostas20142 (talk) 01:20, 20 February 2020 (UTC)

Rzuwig[edit source]

I am requesting for administrator and translation administrator rights. I have attended in WM2015 in Mexico City, and I am former sysop & TA on this wiki. Also I have sysop rights at Wikidata, Polish Wikipedia and Outreach wiki. I would like to help in Mediawiki pages with translations and prepare new pages for translations. --Rzuwig (talk) 14:02, 5 May 2021 (UTC)