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Wikimedia Community User Group Ethiopia

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Wikimedia Community User Group Ethiopia

Ethiopia
Location Ethiopia
Country codeETH
Approval dateIn Process
Volunteers30
Official language(s)Afar




This is the wikipage for the Wikimedia user group of Ethiopia


The Wikimedia Planning User Group Ethiopia is a Wikimedia user group serving Wikimedians in the Ethiopia. It hosts edit-a-thons and events to promote Wikimedia projects in Ethiopia.

Objectives

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The main objectives of WCUGE are to:

  • organize public outreach activities on national level
  • act as a hub for Ethiopian Wikimedians
  • collaborate with the wider international Wikimedia community
  • Help people in Ethiopia learn how to edit Wikimedia projects
  • Organize in-person gatherings of Wikimedians in Ethiopia

Activities

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  • Edit-a-thons for Wikipedia, Wikisource, and Wikidata in Ethiopia
  • Promote editing of Wikiland content on Wikimedia projects
  • Trainings around Ethiopia on how to edit Wikimedia projects
  • Workshops for developing edition skills for Wikimedia projects

History

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  • Organized a Wikimedia workshop on May 2016

Contact information

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Nebiyu Sultan

Warning : This person received money to host Wiki Loves Africa 2017 in his country. There is no evidence he ever organized anything. He did not report back in spite of several reminders. He did not send back the money either. Anthere (talk) 23:38, 1 August 2018 (UTC)[reply]

Interested in participating

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