Wiki Loves Women/Focus Group/Wiki Loves Women 2021 in Cameroon

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Wiki Loves Women 2021 in Cameroon is a project aiming at improving the visibility of Cameroonian women on various Wikimedia projects by creating new or improving existing entries on Wikipedia, Wikidata, Wikicommons and Wikiquote. The project will run from August 2021 to December 2021. The project will also celebrate Cameroonian women leaders through the SheSaid drive 2021.

Link to the French portal page :

Project timeline[edit]

  • Preparation and Planning: August 2021
  • Training Sessions: September 2021 – October 2021
  • SheSaid Campaign: October - November 2021
  • Photos collection and shooting: November 2021
  • Awarding and Closing : December 2021

Project Goals[edit]

  1. Recruit and train new editors from Cameroon and improve skills for existing editors to contribute on Wikipedia, Commons, Wikidata and Wikiquote.
  2. Raise awareness about gender gap on Wikipedia
  3. Add and improve wikipedia articles on Cameroonian women
  4. Participate in the #SheSaid Campaign with new entries for prominent Cameroonian Women on Wikiquote


  • 11/09/2021 : (In-person Session) : Gender Gap in Wikimedia Projects & Introduction to Wikipedia, Wiki Commons and Wikidata.
  • 22/09/2021 : (Online Session) : Follow up Session, How to Write a biography on Wikipedia
  • 9/10/2021  : (In-person Session): How to create an article on Wikipedia | How to creating a Wikiquote entrie | Introduction to Wikiquote and #SheSaid Camapign
  • 16/10/2021 : (Online Session) : Follow up on Articles writing/ Edit-a-thon (creating more articles for notable women | Creating Wikiquote Entries
  • 6/11/2021 : (In-person Session) : Edit-a-thon She Said Campain on Wikiquote: (Creating entries)
  • 26/11/2021 : (In-person Session): Photo collection/shooting of prominent Camroonian women and uploading on Commons
  • Mid december 2021 : Award ceremony


S.N. Name Image Designation
01 Serieminou Minette Lontsie.jpg Project Coordinator


To add your name, edit this section and type '#~~~~' below without quotes.

  1. Wikieloben
  2. Barichnel Sonna
  3. Kenrol
  4. OlivierMoukodi
  5. Farida Takenzo
  6. Marionneson
  7. Tatiana kuessie
  8. E82MAA
  9. Caryvane
  10. Happi Raphael
  11. Mouenthias
  12. ArnoBOUJIKA
  14. APN237


Outreach Dashboard[edit]

Wikipedia articles Created[edit]

  1. Viviane Madeleine Ondoua Biwolé
  2. Gaelle Wondje
  3. Diane Audrey Ngako
  4. Bleue Régine Tsoungui
  5. Agathe Djokam Tamo
  6. Nabila
  7. Marie Christine Beugré

Wikiquotes pages created[edit]

  1. Kah Walla
  2. Célestine Ketcha Courtes



The three participants with the highest number of contributions on various projects throughout the project will be awarded prizes.

  • First Prize: Tablet
  • Second Prize: External hard drive
  • Third Prize: Powerbank

Local Partners[edit]