Myanmar Wikimedia Community User Group

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Myanmar Wikimedia Community User Group

Location of Myanmar (green) in ASEAN (dark grey)
Location Myanmar Icons-flag-mm.png
Country code MMR
Founding date Proposed
Approval date For submission
Main office Yangon
Official language(s) Burmese
Other language(s) English
Kachin
Kayah
Karen
Chin
Mon
Rakhine
Shan
Facebook Wikipedia Myanmar

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.

Objectives[edit]

  • 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


Activities[edit]

History[edit]

  • 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

Contact information[edit]

Interested in participating[edit]