Two members (Abderrahman Ait-Ali and Anass Sedrati) from the user group took part of the conference.
From left to right, Anass and Abderrahman
They took part of different sessions from both the strategy track and the capacity building track. In addition to the thematic sessions with Arabic community, Berber and Darija language community with Algerian Wikimedians, Iberian community.
WikiGap Rabat 2018, (7 March)
The WikiGap workshop was organised at the Swedish Embassy in Rabat. workshop which aims to improve the Moroccan women's representativeness on Wikipedia, in order to reduce the existing gap in terms of encyclopedic content, compared to men.
Participants at WikiGap Rabat 2018 at the Swedish Embassy in Morocco.
During the day, the participants focused on creating articles about female personalities from politics and civil society.
Four Moroccans have participed in the first regional conference about Wikipedia in the Arabic World : Anass Sedrati (Anass Sedrati), Ismael Zniber (Ismael zniber), Mohammed Mokhtari (محمد مختاري) and Zakaria Wadghiri (زكريا), this last made an intervention about Developing Arabic Wikipedia and Sister Projects.
Two members of the user group have participated in the producer prize organized on the Arabic version of Wikipedia, this semi-annual prize rewards contributors who have done important work on the encyclopedia during a specific period ; Omar Ghrida (Omar Ghrida) and Mohamed Boualam (محمد بوعلام عصامي), this last won the third place (100 $ US).