CEE/Newsletter/April 2018/Contents/Regional report

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Regional report: CEE meet-up at Wikimedia Conference and spin-off projects[edit]

Traditional CEE meet-up at Wikimedia Conference[edit]

By Kaarel Vaidla
Wikimedia Conference 2018. CEE Meetup Group Photo

As part of Wikimedia Conference 2018 CEE Wikimedians held their traditional meet-up to provide updates from local communities as well as for discussing possible work on regional level. The topics included:

  • Local activities update
  • Update on upcoming CEEM 2018 in Lviv, Ukraine
  • A proposal regarding holding an international WikiCamp for the CEE
  • Discussion and comments on Wikimedia CEE Spring 2018
  • Capacity building, mapping of current needs and challenges
  • Brief introduction to Phase II of the movement strategy process
  • Asaf provided a short introduction to Community Capacity Map

For more detailed information, please consult Etherpad documentation

Cross-border CEE projects, planned during the Wikimedia Conference[edit]

By Justine.toms

During the Wikimedia Conference in April 2018 in Berlin, several new cross-border collaborations were planned between Wikimedians from different countries in the CEE region. All of these collaborations are open for other communities to join if they feel interested.

June 2018

June 2018

November 2018

LGBT Wiki Week Armenian week in Bulgaria Balkan Food Month
Serbia and Bulgaria Armenia and Bulgaria Serbia, Macedonia, Albania and Bulgaria

We will be happy to work together on all this, and maybe even more new wiki projects!