Wikimedia Ghana User Group / 2016 Events & Projects
January – December 2016
Monthly Community Activities
Wikipedia Meetup (Saturday, 17 December) @ iSpace Foundation
Further information on participants and their current involvement transferred to email communication & metrics dashboard
Wikipedia Meetup (Saturday, 26 November) @ iSpace Foundation
** Note venue change
** Further information on participants and their current involvement transfered to email communication & metrics dashboard
Wikipedia Meetup (Saturday, 12 November)
Barcamp Kumasi (Saturday, 12 November)
Barcamp Kumasi is a networking forum bringing people together for a day of learning, sharing, networking and mentoring. The event was held at SSNIT Auditorium on the theme "Professionalism, a key to productivity". The breakout session dedicated to Wikimedia was lead by Noah Alorwu, Addae Anthony (Maaddae) and Mohammed Jaward.
There were 10 participants who showed interest in contributing to local contents on Wikipedia and Commons. We have their email addresses and phone numbers. Anthony Addae compiled the list and shared with the group.
Here are few things we discussed
1. Why and how to join the user group.
2. How to create a Wikipedia account.
3. How to edit an article.
4. Some Do's and Don'ts.
6. Wiki Loves Monuments.
7. Wiki Loves Women.
8. Wiki Indaba and Wikimedia sister projects.
More activities held
Daily community practices
Daily social media outreach by Justice Allotey & Sandister Tei
End of the year award
You want to help award the best Wikimedia Ghana UG community member of the year? List your name below as a member of the jury/selection team.
You want to nominate someone? List their names below
Community needs and 2017 operations survey
What do you want the group to focus on in 2017? Please leave your opinions here Here are also a few notes on volunteer/executive positions for 2017 in case you are interested. – Sandiooses (talk) 11:27, 18 December 2016 (UTC)
Help create articles for these notable people (6 November)
Led by Oral Ofori