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Wikicamp Nepal 2018

Wikicamp Nepal 2018 (WCN) is a three day event for experienced and new Wikipedians of Nepal. The main objective of the event is to increase the Wikimedia offline activities in Nepal, develop skills of the new Wikipedians and bring together experienced and newbie Wikipedians. This brought together Wikipedians from Nepali, Maithili, Doteli, Newari (Nepal Bhasha), Bhojpuri, Sanskrit and Santali Community as well as 2 emerging Incubator communities - Awadhi and Marwari.
This is first event of its kind being held in Nepal and is intended to become an annual national flagship event for Wikipedia/Wikimedia in the country.

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Best Practices of Event Organizing

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Abstract (in about 300 words)

One of the most crucial aspects of developing communities is organizing outreach activities for the respective language communities and the projects as well. To perform outreach, organizing events is the deciding factor. While organizing an event, there are several steps and several factors need to be considered for planning and executing the same. This talk will detail the participants on the best practices by case, and how they can be designed depending on the type of the event, target outcomes, target audience, logistics, pre-event work, post-event work etc.
Time required: 45 min



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