Timmylegend/WikiIndaba 2019 participation report
This is my first international Wikimedia Conference experience. I was a local participant and I participated in different discussions including a review of the challenges and opportunities that abound in the local community.
I had an amazing experience where I learnt a lot of things about the Wikimedia movement, while also connecting with other Wikimedians at the conference.
I had an amazing experience connecting with other wikiIndaba conference participants like;
- Gereon Kalkuhl
- Quim Gill
- Edith Violet
- Bobby Shabangu
- Felix Nartey
- Donatien Kangah
- Candy Khohliwe
- Aisha Adelowo
- Geoffrey Kateregga
I was astonished on the amount of knowledge I gathered during the conference on other wiki projects that , we also shared our views the challenges we had and the success as well.m unaware of.
- l gained insight on the challenges and opportunities from different User Groups.
- I was able to understand the Wikimedia 2030 strategy better and it's importance to African communities.
- I learnt about Art and Feminism, which I will be running a campaign in my community in 2020.