CIS-A2K/Events/Wikimedia session in Rajiv Gandhi University, Arunachal Pradesh

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CIS-A2K is developing partnerships in North East region of India to enrich the content related to geography, culture, biodiversity of the region on Wikimedia projects. The Rajiv Gandhi University based in Itanagar is one of the leading institution in Arunachal Pradesh. The introductory session on Wikimedia projects was conducted on 3 March in Arunachal Institute of tribal studies in the university campus. Total 20 students, research scholars and faculty participated in the two hour session. The members of RIWATCH organisation also attended the session. In the session, the possibilities to integrate the academic assignments with Wiki projects was also discussed at length. The programme was initiated by Lisa Lomdak, Assistant Professor and Prof. Jumyir Basar, Director from Arunachal Institute of Tribal Studies and supported by Prof. Sarit Kumar Chaudhuri, HoD, Department of Anthropology.