Grants:Project/Rapid/Art+Feminism 2020 Sanothimi Campus/Report

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Report accepted
This report for a Rapid Grant approved in FY 2019-20 has been reviewed and accepted by the Wikimedia Foundation.
  • To read the approved grant submission describing the plan for this project, please visit Grants:Project/Rapid/Art+Feminism 2020 Sanothimi Campus.
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Did you meet your goals? Are you happy with how the project went? We hosted a virtual workshop on “enhancing digital skills using Wikimedia Art + Feminism”. Wikimedia Education program enrolls new users to Wikimedia projects this workshop objective to enhance the digital skills of participants and contribute to Wikimedia projects. Yes, we are happy to share this information in the event more than 50% of participants are female from different undergraduate and graduate students.


Please report on your original project targets. Please be sure to review and provide metrics required for Rapid Grants.

Target outcome Achieved outcome Explanation
Number of events 2
  • 2-day virtual Event
4 - 4-hour online event using MS Teams platform.
Number of participants 30 Out of 107 registered participants
  • 71 participants(72.9% female and 27.1% male) in Day-I and
  • 39 participants(64.1% female and 35.9% male) in Day-II
Excellent participants
Number of new editors 20 Out of 72 participants,
  • 36 New editors create a user account and start editing.
Excellent participants, Due to the unstable internet bandwidth, some participants were not able to create their Wikimedia account.
Number of articles created or improved 50
  • 3 Articles Created during the workshop.
  • 17 Articles Edited during the workshop.
  • 184 Total Edits
50% target reached. Because all are new users they starting editing on the sandbox during events.
Enhance Digital skills
  • Enhance Nepali spirit environments and typing skills of participants.
Most participants knew about local language script Environments and Enhance their digital skills.


Projects do not always go according to plan. Sharing what you learned can help you and others plan similar projects in the future. Help the movement learn from your experience by answering the following questions:

  • What worked well?

I organized successfully the first outreach virtual event which helps to develop leadership skills for me. The virtual event was successful conducted with active participation with a good number of female participants with students from different fields and levels.

  • What did not work so well?

I realized a four-hour virtual workshop a little bit longer, I started recording virtual events but it not work well. In the virtual workshop, Some of the participants are using laptops/PC and mobile which is default to address device compatible new participants who unknown about Wikimedia environments.

  • What would you do differently next time?

I will develop physical workshops related to Wikimedia Education Wikidata for education, Wikimedia in classroom photo walk…. Next time I will try social media coverage and media coverages


Grant funds spent[edit]

Please describe how much grant money you spent for approved expenses, and tell us what you spent it on. For Phycical event Art+Feminism 2020 Sanothimi Campus
[expense breakdown]

  • Transportation, 150*1=150USD,
  • Miscellaneous supplies( flex designing, printing ), 150*1=150USD
  • Note: Physical event not execution due to the COVID 19 Outbreak
  • Internet support, 599.76USD
  • T-shirts for participants, 165USD
  • Certificate, 192.5
  • Certificate and T-shirts shipping(Average), 115.5
  • Miscellaneous supplies,200
  • Grand Total=1572.76USD=188731.2NPR
  • Exchange Rate[Here]: 1USD=NPR120

Remaining funds[edit]

Do you have any remaining grant funds?

yes, 55.47USD remaining Fund

The funds remaining from this grant in the amount of US$55.47 were deducted from another grant payment for Grants:Project/Rapid/Nawaraj Ghimire/Wikipedia 20 Celebration with Digital Awareness.

Anything else[edit]

Anything else you want to share about your project?
I would like to thank you Mr Rom Kant Pandey, Tribhuvan university, [User:SPatnaik (WMF)], Wikimedia Education and Medhavi Gandhi, A+F Ambassadora.

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