Grants:Project/Rapid/Umar-askira/Wiki For Climate Change and Global Warm

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Wiki For Climate Change And Global Warming
This project would enlighten the communities on what Climatic changes and Global Warming are. We are leaving in communities where people have deep/strong belief in superstitions which the worst mentality to the human tough. I will love to use project to implement synergy against that mentality in our communities especially on the youths and premature ones.
targetHausa Wikipedia
start date16th February
end date28th February
budget (local currency)N1,887,005 NGN
budget (USD)$4,547 USD
grant typeIndividual

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. Online promotion of Wikimedia project(s)/campaign(s)
  2. Offline promotion of Wikimedia project(s)/campaign(s)
- I am going to conduct a workshop that would teach the participants wiipedia and its missions.

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 do a campaign involving billboards or rickshaw announcements to promote a Wikimedia projects, such as Santali Wikipedia, at different places in a city. You can promote an online campaign such as Wiki Loves Monuments on Facebook, Twitter, etc using ads. You can also create gifs/slideshows or other easy to make multimedia files and use them to promote your project on social media.

this campaign would discuss on how climate changes affect different Human endeavors example:
  1. The effects of climate change and Global warming to human health.
  2. The effects of climate change and Global Warming to Domestic/Farm animals.
  3. The effects of climate change and Global warming in Agriculture.
  4. The effects in climate change and global warming in Infrastructure.
  5. The effects of climate change and Global warming in Technology.
  6. The effects of climate change and Global warming in Economy

I am going to organize a workshop that will teach the participants on how to edit wikipedia with its pages on the effect of climate change and global warming. And the above listed fields are the focused areas where the are articles would be created from.

Workshop Training:[edit]

Time Activities Facilitators
10:00AM - 10:15AM Registration All
10:15AM - 10:20AM Opening remark Umar-askira (Project lead)
10:20AM - 10:40AM Introduction to wikipedia and Hausa Wikimedians User Group Abubakar A Gwanki
10:40am - 11:00am Methods of research in wikipedia pages Everybody can edit or contribute in Wikipedia
Technical Session
11:00am - 11:30am How to create user account Abubakar Gwanki & Yusuf Sa'adu
11:30am - 12:30pm How to contributing in wikipedia Umar-askira & Abubakar A Gwamki
12:30PM - 1:00PM Break/prayer time
1:15PM - 1:30PM Refreshment
1:30PM - 2:00PM Questions & Answers From all Participants to facilitator
5:00PM - 5:30PM Votes of thanks Umar-askira
Closing Prayer: M-Bash Ne

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 would let the community know about this project via Hausa Wikimedians User Group's Discussion page and social media handles Whatsa app, Facebook, Telegram and by public awareness in our community in Secondary Schools, Institutions, mosques and churches.

[Wikimedians User Group's Discussion Page]

3.Do you have any experience in promoting Wikimedia projects either online or offline?
Were you involved in a similar project in the past? Do you have any other experience related to online/offline promotion?

Yes, i have experience in promoting wikimedia projects in both online and offline:
  • Wikipedia campaign at Notion computer Technology (Organizer)
  • Wikipedia Awareness In Kaduna (Facilitator)
  • 9Wikipediadia Awareness in Kano (Facilitator)
  • Wikipedia Awareness in Funtua (Facilitator)
  • Wikipedia Awareness In Minna (Online)

4. What is your post-promotion plan?
What do you plan to do after your campaign ends?

I will create an active group accounts in social media handles in (whats app and facebook). The group would be guiding the participants on further knowledge on Climate change and global warm.

5. 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:

[Assessment Tool]

6. Is there anything else you want to tell us about this project?

Yes. This project is highly considerable especially to our communities. Some people think climatic change and global warm come naturally while is the worst though to human. I will love to use this project to invite expats to educate and elaborate people in the different facts for the effects of CLIMATE CHANGE AND GLOBAL WARMING.


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 Event 2
  2. Number of people reached = 500+
  3. Number of campaign participants = 30
  4. Number of workshop participants = 25
  5. Number of articles created or improved = 50


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).

I Umar-askira would lead this project with help of experience editors in persons of Abubakar A Gwanki, Salihu Aliyu, Iliyasu Umar, Hamza DK, Yusuf Saadu and M Bash Kwanki

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

Budget for the both awareness and workshop[edit]

S/N Item Quantity Cost in USD Total cost in USD Total Cost in NGN ($1 USD = 415) Notes
Public Campaign and Workshop
1 Hall and Computer Lab 2 $236 + $317 USD 553 NGN 227,332.77 Hall (Public Campaign) and Computer Lab (Workshop).
2 Data Support 2 day $50 x 2 USD 100 NGN 41,109 Data for internet access during the workshop
3 Projector renting 2 $58 x 2 USD 116 NGN 47,686.44 The Projector would be rented for the both Campaign and Workshop
4 Snacks and refreshments 116 pieces $3 x 116 USD 348 NGN 143,059.32 For 50 participants and facilitators when the both Campaign and workshop are on going before lunch.
5 Get pass 50 $2.3 x 50 USD 115 NGN 47,275.35 Get Pass for the Campaign hall and Workshop Lab to avoid conjunction of crowd and to maintain social distancing according to COVID 19 protocol.
6 10/5f Flex Banner 2 $224 USD 224 NGN 92,084.16 The flex banner would be used for the both Campaign and Workshop
7 Food & Drinks 2 Days for 50 participants $8.2 x 54 USD 459 NGN 188,690 For organizers/volunteers during the movement in the communities. And lunch during the campaign and workshop (packaged food and drinks).
8 Transportation $50 for each expat/facilitator $10 for each participant ($50 x 15 = $750) + ($10 x 35 = $350) USD 1,100 NGN 450,000 I generalize the cost of transport for facilitators and expat because 6 facilitators and and 3 expats are are traveling from different states (Some are are residing while some are working across the state) that is why the program would be holding within weekend to be flexibly worked.
9 Fliers/pamphlets/Tags 50 pieces each $180 USD 180 NGN 73,996.2 To be shared during trips
10 POLO T-shirts (High quality) 25 pieces $16 x 25 USD 400 NGN 164,436 For the facilitators,expats and 10 participants (First-come first serve)
12 Accommodation (Hotel) 4 days × 9 persons (Facilitators and expats) $17 x 4 x 9 = $612 USD 612 NGN 251,587.08 Accommodation for 6 facilitators and 3 expats that are residing across the state (they would arrive a day before the event and leave a day after the event)
13 Transportation 2 2 $21 x 2 USD 40 NGN 16,443.6 Transportation for expenditures' movements
14 COVID 19 Measures 2 $68 x 2 USD 126 NGN 55,908.34 COVID 19 measures like Face masks, Sanitizers, dispensing bucket, pure water, detergents/soaps when needed.
15 Contingency fees During the 2 (Campaign and Workshop) events $116 x 2 USD 232 NGN 95,372.88 for contingency in case of sodden failure or emergency needs.
- TOTAL PROJECT COST 2 $4,547 USD 4,547 NGN 1,847,005 **0anda rate used is $1 = 415.09, provided by the Central Bank of Nigeria


Community members are encouraged to endorse your project request here!

I Support this project (Yusuf Sa'adu (talk) 13:11, 3 January 2022 (UTC))

Hamza DK (talk)This is a very good idea Umar-askira climate change and global warming is something we should let people know about.

  • I Strong support Strong support this project because this project if executed will make a lot of people understand weather in particular, climate change and global warm in there different localities. Iliyasu Umar (talk) 21:24, 4 January 2022 (UTC)