Wikimedia Community User Group Sri Lanka

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Wikimedia Community User Group Sri Lanka
Logo of the Wikimedia Community User Group Sri Lanka
Location of Sri Lanka in Asia
Location Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Sri Lanka
Country code LK
Founding date 20 November 2015
Approval date 18 February 2016
Membership 29
Official language(s) Sinhala, Tamil, English
Incorporation paper UG-LK Recognition
Reports 2016, 2017, 2018
Mailing list Wikimedia-LK
Facebook Wikimedia Sri Lanka

Wikimedia Community User Group Sri Lanka (officially abbreviated as UG-LK) is a volunteer-run non-profit community with an aim of unifying, empowering, and growing the Wikimedian community in Sri Lanka. The initial objectives of this community include increasing awareness of Wikimedia and its projects, introducing more people to the editing environment, and scaling-up the coverage on Sri Lankan history, geography, and other key topics. Future plans include holding edit-a-thons and collaborating with the local government to digitize and upload historic documents, photographs, and other information.

Wikimedia-logo.svg Wikipedia Projects[edit]

Language Wikimedia Project Articles Files Pages Users Active users Admins Edits
English English Wikipedia 5,913,254 880,609 48,402,823 36,989,780 122,593 1,149 907,647,051
Sinhala Sinhala Wikipedia 15,281 4,553 70,647 41,780 83 3 439,511
Tamil Tamil Wikipedia 123,057 7,631 375,080 158,848 368 42 2,786,868

Filing cabinet icon.svg Present working committee[edit]

Language communities
  English Sinhala Tamil
President Rehman (open)1 Mayooranathan
Vice President Azeez (open)1 Sivakosaran
Secretary (open)1 (open)1 (open)1
Treasurer (open)1 (open)1 (open)1

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