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Board[edit]

Imelda, Anthony, Jusan, and Julius (Left to right)
  • Imelda works as a licensed librarian in the Philippines. She has been a Wikipedia volunteer since 2014. She previously worked as a Local Coordinator and Trainer of the Reading Wikipedia in the Classroom project in the Philippines, for the Wikimedia Foundation. She is also an advocate of free knowledge and sources in the Philippines. As part of a council of librarians, she introduces Wikipedia, and Wikimedia resources to her fellow colleagues in librarianship. In the Bikol Region, she is part of the core group members who develop the Bikol Central Wikimedia Projects. She is also active in English and Tagalog Wikipedia.
  • Julius is a certified community event organizer with Philippine National Certificate III, an advocate, and Bikol writer who was born and raised in Naga City, Bicol, Philippines. He is one of the founding officers and current Public Relations Officer of PAGSIRANG INC., a non-stock, non-profit organization of artists and writers that initiates, supports, and organizes programs and projects engaged with the study and development of Bicolano art, language, and culture. He is also a volunteer Wikimedian who translates English content to Central Bikol contents in Wikipedia. He's the project organizer of the first Philippines Climate Change Translate-a-thon. Currently, he is running a campaign for the utilization of the Reading Wikipedia in the Classroom Toolkit within the Philippines.
  • Anthony is a Network Organizer of the Art & Feminism. Currently, he serves as one of the members of the Regional Grants Committee for the ESEAP Region. As a network organizer, Anthony has conducted several programs on equal gender representation of women in the local Wiki projects in the Philippines. Currently, he administers the Central Bikol Wikipedia and the Central Bikol Wikiquote on the incubator. He is also currently part of EduWiki Outreach Collaborators as a Communications expert.
  • Jusan is the organizer of the #WikiForHumanRights 2021 in the Philippines. He is a writer, translator, freelance book editor, and social activist. He is one of the key people in improving the Content Translation tool (via OpusMT) in the Central Bikol Wikipedia. He currently contributes to Central Bikol Wikipedia and administers the Central Bikol Wiktionary.

Advisors[edit]

Governance advisor: Butch Bustria (Exec8)
Growth and partnerships advisor:
Capacity Building advisor:

Supporters and Collaborators[edit]

If your affiliate is willing to take part in our initiatives, feel free to sign up below.

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