Myanmar Wikimedia Community User Group

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Myanmar Wikimedia Community User Group

Location of Myanmar
LocationMyanmar Icons-flag-mm.png
Country codeMMR
Legal statusvoluntary and non-profit organization
Approval date31 January 2020
Main officeYangon
Official language(s)Burmese
Other language(s)English
Mailing listwikimedia-mm
TwitterMyanmar Wikipedia
Myanmar Wikipedia

Myanmar Wikimedia Community User Group (MMR) is a Wikimedia user group for people living in, interested in or connected to Myanmar and also its relations/connections to the neighboring countries and around the world.


  • Organize outreach program and workshop online or offline to promote Wikimedia projects in Myanmar
  • Help people in Myanmar learn how to contribute to Wikimedia projects
  • Help minority languages users in Myanmar to setup their own Wikimedia projects
  • Gather more Myanmar related data to contribute to Wikimedia projects



  • Planning to conduct seminar by Myanmar Wikipedia and Shan Wikipedia at Taunggyi, Shan State in January 2020
  • Planning to conduct seminar by Myanmar Wikipedia and Mon Wikipedia at Mawlamyaing, Mon State in February 2020
  • Co-operate with Phandeeyar Accelerator ( to conduct monthly workshop in Yangon in 2020
  • Co-operate with Ministry of Education to start off Wikipedia in Education initiative
  • Co-operate with Ministry of Culture to start GLAM-initiative in Myanmar


  • Organize Myanmar Wikipedia Workshop in Bangkok, Thailand in 2009
  • Participate at NetMonday event organized by Telenor Myanmar as Main Contributor and talk about Wikipedia to more than 2,000 University students at Dagon University, Yangon in 2014
  • Participate at similar NetMonday event and talk about Wikipedia to more than 2,000 University students at Mandalay University, Mandalay in 2014
  • Organize Wikipedia Editing Workshop at Mandalay University, Computer Science Department in 2014
  • Organize Wikipedia Seminar in Yangon, Myanmar on October 2018
  • Organize Wikipedia Seminar in Mandalay, Myanmar on November 2019
  • Organize Wikipedia Workshop in Taunggyi, Myanmar on March 2020.
  • Organize Wikipedia Online Workshop via Zoom on November 2020.

Wikimedia-logo.svg Wikimedia Projects of Languages Spoken in Myanmar[edit]

Language Projects Articles Pages Edits Admins Users Active Users
Burmese Wikipedia 103,420 214,840 748,045 4 101,718 134
Wiktionary 124,158 127,571 876,659 2 8,080 13
Shan Wikipedia 11,218 26,642 54,040 2 3,198 16
Wiktionary 26,699 29,297 72,052 2 461 8
Wikivoyage 127 1,435 5,102 1 192 6
Mon Wikipedia 1,214 4,475 32,992 2 2,554 19
Wiktionary 21,478 28,080 39,489 0 646 14

Strategy 2021[edit]

Please find the following link for Wikimedia Community User Group Strategy 2021 written in Myanmar Language.

Contact information[edit]

Affiliations Committee Resolutions[edit]