Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2016/Programme/Submissions/WikiProject Medicine, impact and barriers
Title of your proposal
- WikiProject Medicine, impact and barriers
Name(s) and/or username(s)
- Mahmood Salman, User:Mahmoudalrawi
- Iraq Wikipedians user group
Type of submission (Please choose one)
- Presentation (one-to-many)
Wiki project medicine is one of the important projects in Wikipedia. As medicine is important for everybody, some improvement of medical articles in Wikipedia in the local languages has an impact on the health of people and it is the important in case of any future medical crisis due to spread of a disease.
It is important to improve medical articles in the local languages. The CEE region contains a diversity of languages.
Lack of enough references to Translate medical terminology in many languages creates a gap between medical practitioners and their communities.
- Awarness about Wikiproject Medicine
Duration (without Q&A)
Data show presentation