Grants:TPS/DonSimon/Wiki-conference 2016 (Kiev)

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Wiki-conference 2016 (Kiev)
summaryCorrespondent of Russian Wikinews.
event locationKiev, Ukraine
event date(s)3d - 4th September 2016
amount requestedUSD 368 requested
US$178 partial funding
home countryRussia, Moscow
submitted on10:23, 3 August 2016 (UTC)

Proposed participation[edit]

en:From third to fourth of September, 2016 in Kyiv, Ukraine will be the 6th Wikiconference 2016 connected to Wikimedia Foundation projects and free knowledge. During the event, plan share experience of Russian Wikinews in creating multilingual news and participate in round tables. After that, photo-report in Wikinews will be ready.

ru: С 3 по 4 сентября 2016 года в г. Киев, Украина, состоится Викиконференция 2016 - шестая конференция, посвященная проектам "Фонда Викимедиа" и свободным знаниям. Во время мероприятия планирую поделиться опытом работы Русский Викиновостей в создании мультиязычных заметок и участвовать в круглых столах. По итогам конференции планирую создать в Викиновостях фоторепортаж.

Goal and expected impact[edit]

en: Firstly, I correspondent of Russian Wikinews so that in Wikinews will be ready preview and photo-report of this event. As a result of participation: Conference participants will get acquinted with the experience of work of Russian Wikinews in sphere making multilingual notes. Experience exchange allow draw attention to Wikinews as a perspective project and increase productivity creating news.

ru: В результате участия делегации в мероприятии участники конференции ознакомятся с опытом работы русских Викиновостей в создании мультиязычных заметок. Обмен опытом позволит привлечь внимание к Викиновостям, как к преспективному проекту, и повысит эффективность работы.

Budget breakdown[edit]

  • Travel (round trip by train from Moscow to Kiev): USD 130
  • Accommodation: The cost of a room for 3 nights = USD 100
  • Meals USD 30 x 3 days = USD 90
  • The tax on personal income - USD 48

Total: USD 368 including on the implementation of the project USD 320 , the tax on personal income ~ USD 48.

Other instructions[edit]

  • If we can receive the funds early, that will help me book cheaper travel and accommodation.


  • Support Support Рөстәм Нурыев (talk) 07:11, 4 August 2016 (UTC)
  • Support Support DonSimon is expert in Wikinews. Experience of ru-wikinews will be useful. --Visem (talk) 13:08, 4 August 2016 (UTC)
  • Support Support --ZUFAr (talk) 05:34, 8 August 2016 (UTC)