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Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2017/Programme/Submission/Community recruitment - Serbian Wiki way

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Community recruitment - Serbian Wiki way

Name(s) and/or username(s)

Miroslav Loci, User:Mickey Mystique
Wikimedia Serbia, Board member


  • Wikipedia & Education (Wikiworkshops and other methods of teaching how to edit wiki project / Wikipedia in education / using wikipedia and sister projects as an educational tool)
  • Volunteer support and Volunteer recruitment
  • Real world events organization (editathons, meetings, camps, conferences, wiki expeditions)

Type of submission (Please choose one)

  • Presentation (one-to-many)



In this session, we will present two Edu Wiki Camps held throughout Serbia, which resulted in many new community members, Wiki ambassadors and WMRS Board members. Through various group activities, participants received knowledge about advocacy, involvement in wiki programs, wiki ambassadorship and cooperation with various edu institutions.

Expected outcomes


Attendees will learn how to implement this project in their chapter/user groups, because it is a simple, yet inventive way to find new volunteers and motivate the existing ones.

Presentation for Wikimedia CEE Meeting in Warsaw, Poland, about the ways of recruiting new volunteers.

Duration (without Q&A)


15 minutes

Specific requirements

  • Projector for static slides (PDF on a USB stick).

Slides or further information


Interested attendees (Please add yourself, and you may indicate your questions to the presenter).

  1. --Nickispeaki (talk) 20:27, 12 July 2017 (UTC)[reply]