|Wikimedia CH - Association for the advancement of free knowledge is a non-profit association aimed to support the free dissemination of knowledge in Switzerland, including projects hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, such as the free encyclopedia Wikipedia, the multimedia database Wikimedia Commons, or Wikidata, the free database.|
Created on May 14th 2006, it brings together participants and users of Wikimedia projects based in Switzerland and is recognized as a national Chapter by the Foundation. Wikimedia CH is nevertheless a financially and legally independent entity, obeying different rules and leadership. Wikimedia CH does not host any of the projects of the Wikimedia Foundation and has no publishing right on them.
The association's activities include: