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How can we strengthen the internal & external bonds of the Wikimedia community[edit]

Abstract/description of your session[edit]

How can we strengthen the internal & external bonds of the Wikimedia community

How does it connect with the WCI 2023 theme/focus[edit]

  • Sharing and acquiring key factors to strengthen the community.
  • Aims to create discussions that help to strengthen the bonds of the Wikimedia community.
  • As a VGLUG community, how we are contributing to the Wikimedia projects and how this is made possible.
  • How did we overcome the challenges while building the community?


Speaker name/s or username/s[edit]

Community/Organization[edit]

Contact details (optional)[edit]

  • jskcse4@gmail.com

Language of the session[edit]

  • Primarily in English. However, we can also interact in Tamil.

Session type[edit]

  • Panel discussions (45 mins)

Session outcomes[edit]

  • To discuss and share our knowledge as we work to improve the community.
  • How we reach the rural students to contribute to the Wikimedia projects.
  • Sharing the Wikimedia Hackathon 2022 team effort to develop Wikimedia tech tools.
  • How we approach newcomers from academic institutions and new developers to contribute for Wikimedia tech tool development
  • Sharing our experience about how we collaborate with photography professionals to contribute to Wikimedia Commons.
  • How we promote the importance of the Wikimedia license.
  • A decade-long community experience of the VGLUG community

Useful links

Support required from organizers[edit]

  • No

Consent for recording[edit]

  • Yes