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WikiGap Pakistan Online Challenge
7 November - 7 December, 2020
[Social media: #WikiGapChallenge]
The Results are out. Please check the results page for the names of this year's winners. Thank you all for participating.

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Biographies need significant coverage in reliable secondary sources (newspapers, magazines, books, academic journal articles) or tertiary sources (encyclopedias, etc). Check out Wikipedia guidelines on it. Please ensure that the spelling of the individual's name is correct. If possible use an official source for it. Additionally, Syeda, Dr, Mrs, Ms, Justice, etc should not be used to create an article since they are not part of her name but her title. In the body of the text you may add titles

Women notable in all profession may be included. Details for some professions are

Government Officials

  1. Ambassadors/Permanent Representative to the UN
  2. Spokeswomen
  3. Government Secretaries (Grade 21/22) (Highest position in a Ministry)

This includes those elected on open seats and reserve seats for women:

  1. Special Assistants to Prime Minister or Chief Ministers
  2. Senators
  3. Member of Provincial Assemblies (MPA)
  4. Member of National Assembly (MNA)
  5. Any other notable politician.

Academia includes

  1. Scientists
  2. Sociologists
  3. Historians
  4. Archaeologists
  5. Linguists and philologists
  6. Biologists, Physicists, chemists


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Contest details
Contest details
List of proposed articles
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Before creating new articles please check to see if they haven't already been created. You can check the following links to see some of the pages related to a category.
The absence of a page from a category does not always mean that the article has not been created.
Additionally, once you have created a page, please put as many categories as possible for it. Existing articles may also need additional categories.

All categories are placed at the bottom of the page.
Before categories, please add this tag enclosed in {{ }}: DEFAULTSORT:LAST NAME, FIRST NAME
Categories need to be enclosed in brackets: [[Category: ]]

Please include these basic categories (replace the words in capital with information specific to the individual: YEAR OF BIRTH births; Living people; YEAR OF DEATH deaths

Example: Fatima Jinnah (1893-1967)

  • Category:1893 births
  • Category:1967 deaths
  • Category:Pakistani dentists
  • Category:Pakistani people of Gujarati descent
  • Category:Politicians from Karachi
  • Category:Women members of the National Assembly of Pakistan

The following categories are specific to Pakistan
Category Wikipedia page
Women in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Women_in_Pakistan
Pakistani Women https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Pakistani_women
Pakistani Women by Occupation https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Pakistani_women_by_occupation
Women's Sports in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Women%27s_sport_in_Pakistan
Women's Movements based in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Women%27s_movements_based_in_Pakistan
Girls schools in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Girls%27_schools_in_Pakistan
University and Colleges in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Universities_and_colleges_in_Pakistan
Women's Universities and Colleges in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Women%27s_universities_and_colleges_in_Pakistan
Women's Organisations based in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Women%27s_organisations_based_in_Pakistan
Women's Magazines published in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Women%27s_magazines_published_in_Pakistan
Feminism in Pakistan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Feminism_in_Pakistan