Re: Wow, we're famous, was WG Review: Effective Terminology in IETF Documents (term)

Masataka Ohta <mohta@necom830.hpcl.titech.ac.jp> Mon, 19 April 2021 12:03 UTC

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Vasilenko Eduard wrote:

> The diversity of humans (for the matter that I have touched below)
> are very big even if one takes a very small and uniform part of the
> population. IETF covering the whole world - diversity is in the full
> range possible (100%). It does not help on average (or better median
> - for the biggest crowd) - the motivation is distorted.

So true.

For example, as is stated in:

	https://www.ietf.org/about/administration/policies-procedures/code-of-conduct/

	5. Nondiscrimination
	IETF LLC recognizes the right of all persons—including Board
	Directors, employees, contractors and volunteers—to equal
	opportunity. No Covered Individual shall discriminate against
	or treat any person with whom they deal unequally because of
	race, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual
	orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, age,
	marital status, religion, ethnicity, national origin, ancestry
	or any other status protected by applicable laws.

all the IETF participants are required to respect marital status
between not only same sex but also a man and a or four nine years
old women, as long as such marriage is a status "protected by
applicable laws".

That is the inclusiveness required for international organizations.

						Masataka Ohta

PS

My wife was not 9 but far above 20 years old, when I married her.