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The Organizations WikiProject is currently building a new framework for the Organizations category! We are planning to add all notable organizations by location, subject, and year from the "bottom-up", as well as move existing pages into the new scheme from the "top-down". Feel free to add content below, or share your thoughts on the Categorization Taskforce discussion page.

WikiProject Organizations
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Welcome to the Organizations WikiProject on the English Wikipedia! We are a group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of local, regional and international organizations. If you would like to join us, please feel free to add your name to the list of project members!

Scope and goals[edit]


  • To provide guidelines and recommendations for articles that describe organizations.
  • To improve Wikipedia's coverage of organizations by creating, expanding, and maintaining such articles.
  • To develop and maintain a featured quality portal, with an intuitive system of navigation templates, as well as various infoboxes and an integrated assessment process for articles.
  • To serve as the central point of discussion for issues related to organizations in Wikipedia.


The project generally considers articles about any incorporated, registered, or otherwise legitimate organization to be within its scope. The term "organization" is applicable to any active or historical association, society, union, foundation, federation or corporation as well as any related and notable conferences or events. That said, companies are already covered by WikiProject Companies, so the emphasis is more on other types of organization.

To do[edit]


Promote the project
  • Join this project! Add yourself to the list, and add the userbox to your page, to advertise the project to people who happen to pass by.
  • Invite people to the project – drop a note on the user talk page of editors working on Organizations topics who aren't project members.
  • Consider promoting the project via the Wikipedia Signpost WikiProject desk.
Improve the project
  • Update the project pages, archive clutter, and make use of the latest automation available
  • Consult the WikiProject Guide for ideas
  • Come up with new ones
Use the project
  • You can look at the project's popular pages list to identify particularly high-profile articles that could be improved.
Modelled after WP:WARS, internally the project will develop several structural features to help in managing its extensive work:
  • Coordinators, who are responsible for maintaining the administrative aspects of the project.
  • Departments, which coordinate work on certain specialized tasks, such as the (now-deleted) Portal:Organizations, article assessment, peer review, or other project-wide collaboration.
  • Task forces, which are more informal groups for collaboration on specific areas of organizations, such as particular locations, regions, or types.

Article Alerts[edit]

Did you know

Articles for deletion

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Proposed deletions

Redirects for discussion

Files for discussion

Featured article candidates

Featured list candidates

Good article nominees

Requests for comments

Requested moves

Articles to be merged

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Articles to be split

Articles for creation

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Project organization[edit]


Relevant guidelines for developing articles on organizations: WP:ORGS/Guidelines

Bulletin board[edit]

The Bulletin Board is for announcement of issues, ongoing disputes or *FDs, problems, proposed new projects, etc.

Departments and task forces[edit]

Task force pages should be set up to handle issues with the organizations categories structure, infoboxes, notability standards, and other issues. For now, these are lists of tasks that need to be done that could eventually become a taskforce.

Recognised content[edit]

Index · Statistics · Log

For more information about Version 1.0 assessments, see WP:1.0 and WP:WVWP.

Featured articles[edit]

Former featured articles[edit]

Featured lists[edit]

Former featured lists[edit]

Good articles[edit]

Former good articles[edit]

Did you know? articles[edit]

In the News articles[edit]

Content organization[edit]


Project banner[edit]





If you would like to join us, please feel free to add your name to the list of project members, alphabetically!

You are also encouraged to participate in any of our task forces that might interest you.

Userboxes for members include
Coordinators have included
  1. 389melanie (talk · contribs)
  2. Tiseptiko (talk · contribs)
  3. AerobicFox (talk · contribs) Charities, nonprofits, etc
  4. Aescopalus (talk · contribs)
  5. Adrian_wch (talk · contribs)
  6. AmirahBreen (talk · contribs) Political Organisations
  7. ArcyQwerty (talk · contribs)
  8. Arsenikk (talk · contribs)
  9. Asher Heimermann (talk · contribs)
  10. Brz7 (talk · contribs)
  11. BlueD954 (talk · contribs) (Multilateral Development Banks, Regional Development Banks)
  12. Captain armenia (talk · contribs)
  13. Chongkian (talk · contribs), interested in organizations of Taiwan
  14. Chris (talk · contribs)
  15. Chrisabraham (talk · contribs) Online and social media advocate.
  16. Cpaukstis (talk · contribs) (motorcyclist groups, food-oriented social groups, WetLeather)
  17. ClaudeReigns (talk · contribs) (religious and psych non-profits, and web corps)
  18. Daoken (talk · contribs) (International Law, International Humanitarian Orgs, International Aid Orgs, Int assistance and coop)
  19. Diptanshu.D (talk · contribs)
  20. Emilyp99 (talk · contribs)
  21. Firebladed (talk · contribs)
  22. FMateos (talk · contribs) (Spanish Organisations)
  23. ForHeCanCreep (talk · contribs) Nonprofit organizations, Associations
  24. Gabez (talk · contribs)
  25. GerlachBP (talk · contribs)
  26. Girmitya (talk · contribs)
  27. Heinin (talk · contribs)
  28. Herman.racheld (talk · contribs) Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
  29. Hroðulf (talk · contribs) (or Hrothulf)
  30. HughD (talk · contribs)
  31. Impavidus (talk · contribs) (european education)
  32. Iopensa (talk · contribs) Non profit organizations, cultural organizations and grant-makers (foundations)
  33. JayJasper (talk · contribs), Political and economic organizations.
  34. Jaulgur (talk · contribs), Nonprofit organizations, Northern Triangle Civil Society, emerging nonprofits
  35. Jeesk (talk · contribs)
  36. JoelGlennWright (talk · contribs)
  37. JohKar (talk · contribs)
  38. Johnwegl (talk · contribs) (Musical Organizations)
  39. JoyceADJ (talk · contribs) (International Organisations)
  40. Jpbowen (talk · contribs) museums, educational organizations, professional organizations, clubs and societies
  41. Juristicweb (talk · contribs)
  42. Jusdafax (talk · contribs) Recently on VoteToImpeach but interested in others
  43. Kayceeho (talk · contribs) Rice University student, non profit organizations that work on Diseases of poverty
  44. Knowzilla (talk · contribs)
  45. Lantuszka (talk · contribs) youth organizations, memory preservation organizations, faith-based organizations, cultural organizations etc
  46. Lgriffin92 (talk · contribs) Sex workers' rights organizations
  47. Librarian2 (talk · contribs) International affairs, Humanitarian Organizations, Conventions and Documentation
  48. Link8r (talk · contribs) (international affairs, cultural organizations, technology organizations )
  49. Loop up (talk · contribs) Non-profit organization, Education Technology organizations
  50. Lquilter (talk · contribs) (yikes - just trying to get a systematic approach in the overall category structure)
  51. Manalawik (talk · contribs)
  52. Masonpatriot (talk · contribs)
  53. Mmaguire (talk · contribs) (health organisations, organisational behaviour, European organisations)
  54. MrSirGuyFriendBuddyOlPal (talk · contribs)
  55. MsCitizen (talk · contribs) (educational organizations, organizational behavior)
  56. Northamerica1000 (talk · contribs) 15:52, 27 September 2014 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  57. Ohiohistorygeek (talk · contribs) Historical & bibliophilic
  58. Oldsoul (talk · contribs) (Organizational theory, digital democracy, politics, current events, and live theatre)
  59. Ozguvec (talk · contribs) (OIC Institutions)
  60. Paul W (talk · contribs) (UK construction-related organisations)
  61. Plastics Woman (talk · contribs) (Plastics, non-profit management, sales and marketing)
  62. Pmatriashram (talk · contribs) Category:Non-profit organizations and Category:Charities
  63. Problemsmith (talk · contribs) (IOs, INGOs, and Benign Non-State Actors) Category:International organizations
  64. Ras Benjih (talk · contribs) Student Organizations South Africa
  65. RayWyman (talk · contribs) Health and Education
  66. RockMagnetist (talk · contribs) Geoscience organizations
  67. Rutajuoz (talk · contribs) Charity organizations that work with women and children
  68. Sahu (talk · contribs)
  69. Samsujata (talk · contribs) Nonprofits, organizations and Charities
  70. Scarykitty (talk · contribs) frustrated with diffusion and overlap of Category:Non-governmental organizations, Category:Non-profit organizations and Category:Charities, but also Category:Civic and political organizations
  71. SDreamer (talk · contribs) Category:Non-profit organizations and Category:Charities
  72. Sean (talk · contribs)
  73. Shruti14 (talk · contribs) various organizations
  74. StainlessSteelRat (talk · contribs) (Thai and Asian Organizations)
  75. Stefanjcarney (talk · contribs) (political organizations)
  76. StephenWeber (talk · contribs) started working on diffusing Category:Non-profit organizations based in the United States
  77. SueHay (talk · contribs)
  78. SustainableOrganics (talk · contribs) Environmental, circular economy, sustainability
  79. Tachs India related organizations
  80. tanyasingh (talk · contribs) civil society organisations
  81. Theceibatree (talk · contribs)AQ
  82. TheDebater (talk · contribs)
  83. Tweety21 (talk · contribs)
  84. TommyBoy (talk · contribs), politics and government-related organizations
  85. (talk · contribs) Service organizations, Volunteer Organizations and Not-for-profits.
  86. Two-face Jackie (talk · contribs) Political parties around the world, religious organizations.
  87. Uncalum (talk · contribs)
  88. Varnent (talk · contribs) (LGBT and other progressive organizations)
  89. Vismaypikachu (talk · contribs) Charities, Non-profits, etc.
  90. Wolframald (talk · contribs) (organizations in East Palo Alto, garden based learning organizations, food system change organizations)
  91. Xiaomao8788 (talk · contribs)
  92. ZAAS (talk · contribs) Internationally Recognized Registered UK Barnd
  93. ZAE88 (talk · contribs) International NGOs
  94. Zithan (talk · contribs)
  95. Captgs (talk · contribs) All India Confederation of SC/ST Organizations
  96. Gpeja (talk · contribs) non-profit and professional organizations
  97. QuasiPerlach (talk · contribs) youth organizations
  98. Milano15 (talk · contribs)
  99. Upstatelee18 (talk · contribs) computing, law
  100. Harry Boardman (talk) 16:18, 25 January 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  101. Riv3nHaert (talk · contribs)
  102. Mlee965 (talk · contribs)
  103. Bondwang (talk · contribs)
  104. Ouvrard (talk · contribs)
  105. Shalla00 (talk · contribs)
  106. writerdm (talk · contribs)
  107. Peas and Thank You (talk · contribs) (science organizations)
  108. Gaby2530 (talk · contribs) League of Cities of Puerto Rico (nonprofit)
  109. Macedonia1913 (talk · contribs) organizations dealing with the Balkans and Southeast Europe
  110. Enockkagimu (talk · contribs) Orphan Children In Action (Ocia Organisation) for charity and non government-related organization, Service organizations, Volunteer Organizations and Not-for-profits.
  111. Zblace (talk · contribs) focusing on nonprofits in culture, arts, queer, green and media activism, mostly in Europe
  112. W1tchkr4ft 00 (talk · contribs) focus on militant and protest organizations. Often pages that are a crossover between Wikirpojects Anarchism, Socialism and Terrorism as well as other misc non-state organizations. Mostly Europe.
  113. Usingspoons31 (talk · contribs) UK charities and foundations
  114. Newt713 (talk · contribs) German and European NGOs mainly in Wikidata and Infoboxes
  115. Sarikarpe (talk · contribs)
  116. Amasssaudi (talk · contribs)


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