Grants:Project/Rapid/Umar Ahmad2345/ Hausa Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Training &Translation articles

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Hausa Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Training &Translation articles
The aim of the this project is to create An Edit-a-thon Training & Translation articles of Wikimedia Projects and train them on how to contribute especially In To Hausa Wikipedia, and other Wikimedia projects, to also bring volunteers together And increase the number of Articles on Hausa Wikipedia Language Platform through translations and creation of Articles.
targetHausa Wikipedia
budget (local currency)739,745
budget (USD)U$$ 1800
grant typeindividua
granteeUmar Ahmad2345
contact(s)• umarufaruk4611@mail.COM

Please see the sample Editathon/Training application before drafting your application.

Project Goal[edit]

Choose one or more of the following goals. You can add or delete goals as needed.

  1. .Recruit new editors in hausa wikipedia
  2. .we weill increase skills the existing editors to a good quality work on hausa wikipedia
  3. .Add and improve content

Project Plan[edit]


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

1. Are you doing one editathon or training or a series of editathons or trainings?

Yes We Are doing to Translate

2. How have you let relevant Wikimedia communities know about this proposal? You are required to provide links to on-wiki pages to inform these communities about your proposed work. Examples of places where this can be done include community discussion pages, affiliate discussion pages, or relevant project talk pages.
You may also provide information about external social media channels you may be using.

3. How will you let participants know about the edit-a-thon? In what ways will you be communicating with them?
For example, these can include on-wiki spaces, social media channels, mailing lists, messaging apps, or physical/online gatherings.

I will let the community know about the Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Training &Translation articles through social media platforms, direct communications over the phones.

4. Do you have experienced Wikimedia editors to lead the event? Please provide links to the usernames of these individuals.
For example: User:I JethroBT

YES I Have User: Umar a usman User:sirryboi

5. Do participants have the equipment or skills needed to participate and contribute high quality content? If not, how will you support them?

Yes The participants already have their own laptops and mobile phones.will be provided with Internet data that will be used during the Event

6. How will you engage participants after the event(s)?

i will engage the participants through WhatsApp Group and Face to face mentoring Email Newsletters

7. 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:

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

This project it well bring the new Users in to Hausa Wikipedia and other wikis the project help the new users to edit and Translate article through Hausa Wikipedia


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

  1. The project is two days events
  2. A minimum of 30 participants are expected to attend the event
  3. We will have at list 20 new users
  4. We will create and Polish 40 articles
  5. Number of repeat participants (for projects that include a series of events)


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 Ahmad will organize and lead this project grant with the support and assist from this Users. User:sirryboi User: Umar a usman

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

  1. Tranportation For the two Event will Cost $250
  2. Hall For the two Event will Cost $350
  3. Refreshment For the two Event will Cost $300
  4. Renting Computer/Projector For the two Event will Cost $200
  5. Certificate of Participants will cost $200
  6. facemask/Sanitizer will cost $100
  7. Tshirt/Cap will cost $150
      TOTAL In
      U$$ 1800


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