Orientation & Training session of Jalbiradari Activists on 4th January 2017

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The goal of this orientation & training session was to build resources in the field of Watershed management on Marathi Wikipedia and equip its participants with the process of contributing to Wikipedia. Another focus of the session was to develop village articles.


  1. To introduce Wikipedia as an encyclopedia for outreach and training content reference.
  2. To Promote Marathi Wikipedia Community & promote the use of regional languages in Wikipedia.
  3. To have an open interaction with community on local issues & knowledge.
  4. To spread the awareness of Wikipedia as a powerful tool.
  5. To develop communities of interest in 'Water Sector'
  6. To develop articles on water & environment related issues.
Activists in Watershed Management


Date : 4th January 2017
Time : 3pm to 6PM
Place : Kokale,dist. Sangli, Maharashtra,India
Venue : Meeting hall of Cooperative society
Participants : 30

Jalbiradari activists


Following articles were created/edited -

  1. वर्ग:कवठे महांकाळ तालुक्यातील गावे : https://mr.wikipedia.org/s/2wp1
  2. कोकळे : https://mr.wikipedia.org/s/2woz
  3. बसाप्पाचीवाडी : https://mr.wikipedia.org/s/2wph
  4. करलहट्टी : https://mr.wikipedia.org/s/2wpi