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Wikimedians of Cameroon User Group/Wikimania in Cameroon 2021 Transportation
This is the Wikimedia transport cost allocation request from the community of the Wikimedians user group of Cameroon set up to facilitate the movement of community members from several regions who attend the Wikimania virtual conference.
targetWikimedia Commons, Wikipedia, Wikidata - French and english versions
start date14 August
end date17 August
budget (local currency)XAF1215000
budget (USD)$2250
grant typeorganization
contact(s)• wikimediacugcameroon(_AT_)gmail.comUser:Bile rene
organization (if applicable)• Wikimedians of Cameroon User Group

Project Goal


Briefly explain what are you trying to accomplish with this project, or what do you expect will change as a result of this grant. Example goals include, "recruit new editors", "add high quality content", or "train existing editors on a specific skill".

Assist Wikimania event.

Project Plan




Tell us how you'll carry out your project. What will you and other organizers spend your time doing?


How will you let others in your community know about your project (please provide links to where relevant communities have been notified of your proposal, and to any other relevant community discussions)? Why are you targeting a specific audience?

Old and new members

What will you have done at the end of your project? How will you follow-up with people that are involved with your project?

There will be a post wikimania where we will work on articles, wikidata...

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:




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 specific to your project:

  1. Number of total participants: 40



What resources do you have? Include information on who is the organizing the project, what they will do, and if you will receive support from anywhere else (in-kind donations or additional funding).

We will receive funds about the rest of event by Wikimania event organization

What resources do you need? For your funding request, list bullet points for each expense:

  • Transportation Per Region
    • Littoral = 10 participants x $50 = $500
    • South-West = 10 participants x $55 = $550
    • North = 5 participants x $130 = $650
    • Far North = 5 participants x $110 = $550
    • Centre Region = 10 participants x $5 = $50
    • Total = $2250