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Wikimedia+Education Conference 2019/Submissions/Wikipedia Education Program in Nepal

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Submission no.
Title of the submission
Wikipedia Education Program in Nepal

Author(s) of the submission
E-mail address
Country/place of origin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Maithili Wikimedians User Group

Main theme
Wikipedia and Education


teachers, students, learners, academic institutions
Length of session
Presentations 10 Minutes
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The Main of this Program creates awareness about Wikipedia and other Wikimedia Projects. During the Program, we collaborate with academic institution and share vision about Wikipedia that is Wikipedia Belongs Education. Wikimedia offer and how we can mutually benefit. Students use Wikipedia on a daily basis. Wikipedia Education Program is about educating students and teacher about Wikipedia how to contribute to Wikipedia. Our Project has main 3 stream at First we share our project with teacher so we can smoothly elaborate our Education program. Secondly, we provide them introductory session about Education, Wikipedia, and other Projects of Wikimedia. At Last we teach them how to read and write on the Wikipedia. The Wikipedia Education Program Focus on Create the awareness about Wikipedia and Wikimedia Projects, Present the Educational Program to students and teachers, Increase participation on Wikimedia Projects and involvement in community projects and Promote the contribution of local contents in the various languages of Wikimedia Projects.

How does your proposal add knowledge to the international community in Wikimedia and education?
  1. Wikipedia Education Program in Nepal add knowledge to the international community in Wikipedia and education the following ways.

Increase Participation of new Wikipedian in Wikimedia movement by creating awareness about Wikipedia. Institution and schools are motivated toward using Wikipedia as their educational tools. Students and teacher are directly connected with Wikipedia education team. This program focuses on full knowledge of Wikipedia creating introductory to editing session. Increase Wikimedia volunteers.

Who is the intended ideal audience for the topic?

Wikipedia Educators

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