More than happy - as always - to discus ways to improve. Naturally we
will then have to distinct between assumptions, anxiety, facts and framing.
Since wisdom in discussions in not a given per see, and confusion may
settle all too easy, let's at least start in the board.
Paolo Vecchi wrote on 10/04/2022 23:39:
On 10/04/2022 15:01, Cor Nouws wrote:
And while not always perfect, I'm convinced that we are doing a great
job in working in a fair, compliant, and transparent way.
The system is clearly not perfect and it has been said that changes are
necessary for a long time so the fact that your are convinced that we
have been doing a great job seems to indicate that warnings are still
This is of major importance to help that people and companies feel
Commercial contributors are surely welcome especially those that work
out business models that do not base their profitability on tenders or
in weakening TDF's brands to become monopolies.
Actions that may give the impression that companies are seen as
threat, are not.
Nobody sees companies as a threat but some representative of the
commercial contributors in the past wanted to push projects and
narratives that would have damaged TDF and the wider community, those
threats have been neutralised after long battles but we must remain
vigilant as they may be pushed forward again in future.
Cor Nouws, member Board of Directors
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