<div dir="ltr"><span style="font-size:12.8px;text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial;float:none;display:inline">Hello CEE Community!</span><div style="font-size:12.8px;text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px;text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial"><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif" style="font-size:12.8px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255);text-decoration-style:initial;text-decoration-color:initial"><b id="gmail-m_-6906180884255949106gmail-m_1042636817985035443gmail-docs-internal-guid-146b97cd-7fff-37be-ab70-4d37de5bb64b" style="font-weight:normal"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:5pt;margin-bottom:5pt"><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:700;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">What are the most pressing issues currently facing the Wikimedia movement with respect to advancing gender equity? What strategies are effective for closing the gender gap in content and contributors? What work has already been done?</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:5pt;margin-bottom:5pt"><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:700;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><br></span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:5pt;margin-bottom:5pt"><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Join us for a community presentation on October 9 to hear how 65 prominent leaders of gender equity projects responded to these and other questions. We'll discuss highlights from the recently published report, </span><a href="https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Gender_equity_report_2018" target="_blank" style="color:rgb(17,85,204);text-decoration:none"><span style="color:rgb(11,0,128);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Advancing Gender Equity: Conversations with movement leaders</span></a><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">, share ways that you can support gender equity projects in your communities, and have space for discussion. </span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:5pt;margin-bottom:5pt"><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">For an overview of the project, </span><a href="https://wikimediafoundation.org/2018/09/21/advancing-gender-equity-conversations-with-movement-leaders/" target="_blank" style="color:rgb(17,85,204);text-decoration:none"><span style="color:rgb(17,85,204);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">check out the recent blog post</span></a><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">!</span></p><br><h3 dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:4pt;margin-bottom:0pt;padding:6.5pt 0pt 0pt"><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:700;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Event logistics</span></h3><ul style="margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:18pt;list-style-type:disc;color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:3pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="margin-left:18pt;list-style-type:disc;color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);font-weight:400;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Time: </span><a href="http://arewemeetingyet.com/UTC/2018-10-09/15:55/Advancing%20g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