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Report of activities: 2022


  • Punjabi Wikimedians User Group worked together on the annual report of the UG. It took time for a month or longer to submit the report to the Affiliates report submission portal.

- Collective meeting Notes Doc

Punjabi Wikimedians are doing their regular online meetings. It started in January 2022 and it was conducted on 15 January 2022 on the occasion of Wikipedia's 21st birthday. The agenda for the meeting was: - 1Lib1Ref: This is an event which is organised twice a year and the community discussed organising it in 2022.

- Wikimedia Wikimeet India 2022: The Wikimedia Wikimeet Summit was an event which was going to be organised by CIS-A2K but it was postponed by A2K due to some reasons.

- Punjabi Audiobooks: Punjabi Audiobook was a major project of the Punjabi Community and it was started in May 2021. During the meeting leads shared the project updates with the community.



  • Monthly meeting of the March : Planning of Community upcoming events like women week and other issues were discussed.
  • Women's Week 2022 : 13 participants contributed to promote gender diversity by creating 84 articles and modifying 131 articles.
  • Women's Week 2022/On-ground event 19-20 March 2022 : It was the first offline event just after the COVID restrictions.


Ambedkar Jayanti Two-day Wikipedia Edit-a-thon (13-14 April 2022) was a two days long edit-a-thon. The focused theme of the event was Ambedkar, directly or indirectly. It had involved personalities, places, movies etc. During this event, 32 new articles were created by 10 editors and two articles were expanded.



  • Punjabi community requested CIS-A2K to conduct a Wikisource skill-building event.

CIS-A2K/Events/Punjabi Wikisource Community skill-building workshop

  • Follow-up activity

1Lib1Ref from 15 May to 1 June

  • Monthly meeting


Wikipedia Workshop at Village Chautala, Sirsa

Wikipedia Workshop at Village Chautala, Sirsa


Punjabi Wikimedians Monthly Meeting - Coordinated by User:Jagvir Kaur
Punjabi_Audiobooks_Project Final Report Submitted
The infrastructure page has started to be updated


  • Wiki Loves Literature (ਵਿਕੀ ਲਵਸ ਲਿਟਰੇਚਰ 2022) : In this event, four indic communities (Punjabi, Santhali, Odia, Assamese participated in one month running event in which participants contributed in various projects like Wikipedia, Wikisource, Wikidata etc. to see the results, click here.
  • Monthly Community Meeting : for meeting notes, see here.
  • 4 old and rare manuscripts were scanned and uploaded on Wikimedia commons in PDF format.


ਵਿਕੀਸਰੋਤ:ਕਿਤਾਬ ਸੋਧ ਮੁਹਿੰਮ

It was a Wikisource Campaign in which 14 participants contributed as proofreading and validating 3 books on Wikisource.


Monthly Community Meeting - Coordinated by Gaurav Jhammat

Village Pump Notification : See here.

Meeting Notes : See here.


Monthly Community Meeting - Coordinated by Gaurav Jhammat

Village Pump Notification : See here.

6 participants and agendas were about ongoing projects and events in community and collaborations.

Meeting Notes : See here.


Monthly Community Meeting - Coordinated by Gaurav Jhammat

Village Pump Notification : See here.

5 participants and agendas were about movement charter, scanning project and notifying tiger project workshop,

Meeting Notes : See here.

Selecting Candidates for Tiger Project Workshop

Community followed two approaches here. firstly they asked nominations for willing but in the end, selection done through the final results of contest means selected the top candidates.

See Link : [1], [2]


Indic Wikisource proofread-a-thon November 2022

Village Pump Notification : See here

6 participants contributed in it from community.

Meta Report : See here

Movement Charter : Strategy Engagement and Support : Punjabi Community participated in ongoing discussion about Movement Charter and gave feedback towards it.