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Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2023 Logo ID : 49 Small projects, great ideas: Saving local culture one photo at a time
Author(s): Miroslav Loci, Marko Adam Username(s): Mickey Mystique, Marko Adam Type of submission: Lecture
Affiliation: Wikimedia Serbia Theme(s): Community Engagement

Showing examples of small-scale projects that involve the local communities and establish long-term engagement, while also contributing to the protection of cultural heritage, keeping it from oblivion and preserving it for the future. The establishment of micro-grants inspire people from small local communities to make significant changes that would have exceptional historical value, in the days of rapid scenery changes, like constructional development, elemental destruction, urbanization and rural dilapidation. Every motivated volunteer counts, and this way their work will be heard worldwide.

Slides: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1DQp7TpjgMt3w1NiaQQzbELEG4SjRDKNgVfvHbwBMM1w/edit?usp=sharing
Level of advancement: medium
Special requirements:
How will this session be beneficial for the communities in the region of CEE?
  • Attendees will be able to apply the work model by developing similar community assistance program in their respective communities.

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