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PAST[edit]

COMPLETED PROJECTS
Month Event Purpose Trainer/Resource Person(s) Resources Members/Participants Notes
July 15 & 17, 2017 A Wikidata workshop organised by Wikimedia Ghana User Group at the Africa Open Data Conference, Accra
  • Mohammed Sadat Abdulai 
  • Felix Nartey
23 on July 15

30 on July 17

July 1, 2017 Post WMCON meeting
  • Justice Okai-Allotey
  • Sandister Tei
  • Raphael Berchie
17
May+June Wikimedia Movement Strategy discussions cycle 2 Involve user group members especially those that missed WMCON 17 to join the 2030 vision movement discussions. Sandister Tei Source pages:

Google doc & Meta page

9
May Gender Diversity Mapping Sandister Tei 7 referrals
February – May Wikipedia Education Program – GIMPA Justice Okai-Allotey Wikipedia Education Project 2017 programs 60
March+April Wikimedia Movement Strategy discussions cycle 1 Involve user group members especially those that missed WMCON 17 to join the 2030 vision movement discussions. Sandister Tei Source pages: Mailing list & Meta page 6
March Art+Feminism Workshop Sandister Tei 16
February+March Workshops/Online editathon: 16 African Women Translate-a-thon An attempt to revive local language Wikipedias Efforts towards language And expanded project is in proposal stages
February Wikipedia 16 Celebration Georgina Ofori-Dwumfuo 32
January Impact Hub Accra Wikipedia Training Mohammed Sadat Abdulai  14
January Huddle Around Asaf #WikiHuddle The group's first wiki data training Asaf Bartov 11

ONGOING / SOON TO HAPPEN[edit]

PENDING/ONGOING/COMING SOON
Month Event Purpose Trainer/Resource Person/Team Resources Members/Participants Notes
August 23 Mobex 2017 Breakout session Ato Ulzen-Appiah, Mawuli Cherubim
April+May Bringing Surfline onboard Wikipedia Zero Expanding Wikipedia Zero beyond one MTN Sandister Tei + Mawuli Awaiting final decision by Surfline
February–Ongoing Bringing Vodafone Ghana onboard Wikipedia Zero Sandister Tei Awaiting intermediate meeting/engagement
May–Ongoing Bringing Busy 4G onboard Wikipedia Zero Sandister Tei + Deborah Awaiting response from Busy
Now– December Weekly workshops The Gap Project
2017 Barcamp Wikipedia Projects Accra | Kumasi | Tamale
Exploring GLAM
Wiki Loves Monuments (AMA or #WikiHuddle required) Roadmap on Google docs
Chaptership discussion
Second education programme
Warming up GIJ Wikipedia Club
#DontPay4WikipediaEdits