CIS-A2K/Reports/Newsletter/March 2020

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March 2020
Volume 3
Women's History Month events
CIS-A2K facilitated three thematic workshops with Marathi community & various organisations. The events were conducted on 5,6,7 & 8 March, in which 40+ women contributed on women's biographies, laws for women and climate change. Four books on women's issues were re-licensed and uploaded by Lek Ladki Abhiyan read more...

Wiki Loves Women Tamil Editathons

Tamil Wikimedians organised a series of Wikipedia events with the association of CIS-A2K. These were about creating awareness Wikipedia and Gender Gap in Indian language Wikimedia communities. Also, a discussion on the challenges faced by the students(mostly women) in contributions to Wikimedia platforms was conducted read more...

Wikisource Online Contest 2020 (Kannada)
CIS-A2K conducted a Wikisource online contest for Kannada community members for 15 days from 15 - 30 March 2020. This was a contest conducted to create and correct new texts. In this contest, 1,015 pages were proofread and 683 pages were validated with the help of 16 student community members.  read more...

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