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Hausa Wikipedia Video Campaign
this project will produce a short video of (2-5) minutes promotional campaign on hausa wikipedia. this video will demostrate and illustrate clearly and simple how to edit wikipedia and to contribute to wikipedia community generelly in other to boost sharing of world knowledge for free.
targetHausa Wikipedia
start date1st April
end date15th April
budget (local currency)760,577
budget (USD)2000 USD
grant typeIndividual.
granteeMusa Vacho77
contact(s)• umarmusaahmad77@gmail.com

Project Goal[edit]

Choose one or more of the following goals. You can add or delete goals as needed. You can add details to each goal.

  1. Produce video content to promote Wikimedia projects
1. To bring In new 50 editors 
2. To increase hausa wikipedia readership.
3. to create hausa wikipedia awareness online.

Project Plan[edit]


Tell us how you'll carry out your project. Be sure to answer the following questions:

1. What is your promotion plan?
You can produce an animation video to promote a Wikimedia project and promote it by using ads on Twitter. You can promote an online campaign, such as Wiki Loves Monuments, by producing an interview video and promoting it on Facebook, Twitter, etc., using ads.

1. I will produce a video that will be used online to promote hausa wikipedia on Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram.
2. i will produced an interview where questions and answers will be produce on how to register and start editing wikipedia.

3. i will produce a presentational and chat show to digest on wikipedia and demostrate how to edit in the video.
2. How will you let your community know about the promotion campaign?
Please paste links below to where relevant communities have been notified of your proposal, and to any other relevant community discussions. I Intent to use social media and hausa wikipedia community portal. i will be using Facebook Whatsapp and instagram to inform the community.

3.Do you have any experience in online promotion or video production?
Were you involved in a similar project in the past? Do you have any other experience in producing videos or multimedia files? Yes. also my friends have experience in producing media files so they will help in leading the project.

4. Do you or others in your team have the skills needed to manage the video production and promotional campaign?
Do you already have a team and specific roles assigned to people based on tasks such as scriptwriting, direction, cinematography, etc.?

Yes we have a team and role will be shared to everyone according to experience.

5. What’s your post promotion plan?
What do you plan to do after your campaign ends? used the videos to promote hausa wikipedia continuesly. create and use our existing social media groups to keep intourch with new editors

6. Are you running any in-person events or activities? If so, you will need to complete the steps outlined on the Risk Assessment protocol related to COVID-19. When you have completed these steps, please provide a link to your completed copy of the risk assessment tool below: No

7. Is there anything else you want to tell us about this project?
this project will be a series of video content that promote hausa wikipedia, A large number of peoole using hausa as their first or second language are on the internet. through this we can be able to reach them and bring them along.


How will you know if the project is successful and you've met your goals? Please include the following targets and feel free to add more:

  1. Number of people reached (saw the ad)


  1. Number of video views (saw the video)


  1. Number of link clicks (clicked on the link to visit project/campaign page)


  1. Number of campaign participants (edited or contributed)



What resources do you have? Include information on who is organizing the project, what they will do, and if you will receive support from anywhere else (in-kind donations or additional funding). 1. I have experience Wikipedia editora to lead the project including myself. User: Musa Vacho77 User: Anasskoko User: Aliyu shaba

2. Safana photography as our production crew.

What resources do you need? For your funding request, list bullet points for each expense and include a total amount.

1. Video Production 1500 USD

2. Transportation 200 USD

3. Data For the ads on social media 300 USD.


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