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Ambassadors are the representatives of Fedora. Ambassadors ensure the public understand Fedora's principles and the work that Fedora is doing. Additionally Ambassadors are responsible for helping to grow the contributor base, and to act as a liaison between other FLOSS projects and the Fedora community.
 
Ambassadors are the representatives of Fedora. Ambassadors ensure the public understand Fedora's principles and the work that Fedora is doing. Additionally Ambassadors are responsible for helping to grow the contributor base, and to act as a liaison between other FLOSS projects and the Fedora community.
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'''Note, if you are just looking for swag, this is not for you!'''
  
 
== What we do? ==
 
== What we do? ==
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== Where are we? ==
 
== Where are we? ==
  
Fedora Ambassadors are all over the world, as you can see from the following pages:
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Fedora Ambassadors are divided into regions of the world:
 
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| [https://fedoraproject.org/membership-map/  Fedora Ambassadors Map]  || [[Ambassadors/MembershipService/Verification|  Fedora Ambassadors Membership Verification]]
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[[File:Ambassador-World-Map.png|600px]]
  
More details about specific areas: [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Asia_Pacific_(FAMAPAC)|APAC]], [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Europe,_Middle_East,_und_Africa_(FAMEMEA)|EMEA]], [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Latin_America_(FAMLATAM)|LATAM]], or [[Fedora_Ambassadors_North_America_(FAMNA)|North America]].
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'''Legend''': [[File:map-legend_green.png|8px]] [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Asia_Pacific_(FAMAPAC)|Asia Pacific]] | [[File:map-legend_navy.png|8px]] [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Europe,_Middle_East,_und_Africa_(FAMEMEA)|Europe, Middle East and Africa]] | [[File:map-legend_red.png|8px]] [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Latin_America_(FAMLATAM)|Latin America]] | [[File:map-legend_blue.png|8px]] [[Fedora_Ambassadors_North_America_(FAMNA)|North America]]
  
 
== Joining the Fedora Ambassadors Project ==
 
== Joining the Fedora Ambassadors Project ==
  
[[Ambassadors_Join_start | If you are interested in joining Fedora Ambassadors - Start your Membership HERE!]]
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{{Link/Start|https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Ambassadors_Join_start | If you are interested in joining Fedora Ambassadors - Start your Membership HERE!}}
  
 
== Communications ==
 
== Communications ==

Latest revision as of 12:20, 22 September 2013

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Contents

[edit] Contributing roles in the Ambassadors Project

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Contributing roles
The roles below are only a suggestion for contributing. You can contribute in many different ways, limited by your imagination only.

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People Person

[edit] Who are we?

Ambassadors are the representatives of Fedora. Ambassadors ensure the public understand Fedora's principles and the work that Fedora is doing. Additionally Ambassadors are responsible for helping to grow the contributor base, and to act as a liaison between other FLOSS projects and the Fedora community.

Note, if you are just looking for swag, this is not for you!

[edit] What we do?

  • Organize Fedora participation at events
  • Talk about the Fedora Four Foundations
  • Promote FLOSS and open source projects
  • Demonstrate Fedora and other open source projects to the public
  • Promote Fedora at local user groups with talks etc...

[edit] Where are we?

Fedora Ambassadors are divided into regions of the world:

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Legend: Map-legend green.png Asia Pacific | Map-legend navy.png Europe, Middle East and Africa | Map-legend red.png Latin America | Map-legend blue.png North America

[edit] Joining the Fedora Ambassadors Project

[edit] Communications

Meetings Mailing list IRC
Regional meetings are very important to the project, because they allow local Ambassadors to communicate with each other. See the meetings page for details. The ambassadors mailing list is useful for collaboration. Please have a look at the mailing list guidelines. The #fedora-ambassadors[?] channel on IRC is the best place to go.

[edit] General information

[edit] Fedora Ambassadors Steering Committee

FAmSCo's mission is to provide the governance and support structure necessary to assist and enable Fedora Ambassadors worldwide.

[edit] Tracking Ambassador Requests

Regional ambassador teams track requests and tasks in different ways.

Region Link Descriptions
FAmSCo (global) FAmSCo Trac Confidential enquiry with FAmSCo members.
APAC APAC Trac Tasks tracking for Asia Pacific region.
EMEA EMEA Trac Tasks tracking for Europe, the Middle East and Africa region.
NA FAmNA Trac Tasks tracking for North America region.
LATAM LATAM Trac Tasks tracking for Latin America region.