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Wiki Loves Uzbekistan

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Wiki Loves Uzbekistan is a global campaign to expand and improve Uzbekistan related content across several Wikimedia projects. The activities of Wiki Loves Uzbekistan are focused on August. On the 31st of August was declared the Independence of Uzbekistan.

Uzbekistan is located in the heart of Central Asia and has unique history, culture and traditions diversity. It is a place of the birth of basic principles of modern surgery, Algebra and TV. Old Uzbek language, Chaghatai, as well as Persian, for thousand years was lingua franca in a whole Central Asia. It's historical religion, Zoroastrianism is considered as one of the world's oldest religion, combining a cosmogonic dualism and eschatological monotheism in a manner unique among the major religions of the world.

The campaign is organized by Wikimedians of Uzbekistan Community. 2016 will serve as a “soft launch” year to build momentum toward future activities.

Organization team[edit]

  1. Ochilov - main organizer
  2. Casual
  3. Carpodacus
  4. Farsizabon

How to contribute?[edit]


  • Write articles in Wikipedia connected with Uzbekistan
  • Expand existing stubs
    • NB: You can browse the category in English Wikipedia to find out what to write about


  • Create items connected with Uzbekistan
  • Expand existing items


  • Create pages about Uzbekistan
  • Expand existing items
    • NB: You can find here what to write about.


  • Create pages with quotes of famous Uzbeks
  • Improve existing
    • NB: You can find here what to write about.


  • Create content about Uzbek & Karakalpak words
  • Improve existing


  • Create content to teach Uzbek & Karakalpak language
  • Improve existing


  • Create content about Uzbekistan History & Culture (Make a supdepartement page on Uzbekistan History under this departement: Topic:Asian history)


Feel free to add yourself and report your contributions in any comfortable way.