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Event name[edit]


Participant connections[edit]

Met some active persons involved in Openknowledge and Opensource movements in India


Shared Experience:

Started by mentioning the fact that there are less participation of Women in Wikipedia movement. Then I detailed how I got into the Wikipedia movement by adding articles on Women writers of coastal Karnataka. Then I dwelt in detail the work and efforts of Wiki Women Mangaluru(The Wikimedia user group) in bridging Gender Gap. There were two way benefits by this talk - firstly, I could present our work to a larger audience, some of whom got motivated and are going to organise Wikipedia workshop at their place and secondly, I could get some extra energy and enthusiasm to continue the work due to the appreciation shown by the participants.

More details are available in my blog here.


Amount spent (in INR)
Travelling Charges 2343.6
Hotel Charge 8198
Total 10541.6

Amount left over[edit]

Not applicable. Applying for reimbursement.

Anything else[edit]

Presentation Slide deck is here.