Wikimedia Nepal/Annual Report 2070 BS

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Some Achievements:

  1. Wikimedia Nepal is re-organized with more members from Wikipedia contributing community.
  2. Wikimedia Nepal got affiliation from Wikimedia Foundation as user group named “Wikimedians of Nepal” (an independent group of volunteer Wikimedians).
  3. Wikimedians of Nepal got first grant from WMF
  4. Website(s) Web domain as well as web space have been managed. (Website yet to launch)
    1. wikimedia-nepal.org: This web domain and space is provided by Wikimedia CH. This is yet not launched because of legal complications which now have been solved. Affcom and the legal team allowed to use this address.
    2. board.wikimedia-nepal.org: This is a close wiki for internal discussion within board members of Wikimedia Nepal on meeting agenda, programs, evaluation and report drafting.


  • Event: Tech Massup
  • Date: 28 April, 2013
  • Venue: Babarmahal Revisited
  • Volunteers:Srijana, Saroj, Ganesh
  • Participants(approx): 500


  • Event: Extended Meeting of Wikimedia Nepal
  • Date: 19 May, 2013
  • Venue: NREN
  • Volunteers:All
  • Participants(approx):15


11th Anniversary of Nepali Wikipedia
  • Event: 11th Anniversary Editathon
  • Date: 3rd June, 2013
  • Venue: Prime College, Nayabazaar
  • Volunteers:All
  • Participants(approx):40


  • Event: 11th Anniversary Talk and Cake Party
  • Date: 3rd June, 2013
  • Venue: Prime College, Nayabazaar
  • Volunteers:All
  • Participants(approx):75

Wiki Wistar Outreach[edit]

  • Advanced College, Kupondole - 200 participants
  • Prime College, Nayabazaar - 150 Participants
  • Santwana College, Baneshwor - 35 Participants
  • New Summit College, Mid Baneshwor - ?? Participants
  • Collaboration talk with Nepal Awadhi Samaj - 35 Participants
  • Collaboration talk with Nepal Academy (two meetings with the Chancellor, VC and board) - 10 Participants




  • Event: Wiki Women Meeting
  • Date:
  • Venue: Patan Dhoka
  • Volunteers:Srijana, Mahalaxmi, Dipika, Promisha
  • Participants(approx):4


  • Event: Wiki Women Outreach at Tewa
  • Date:
  • Venue: Tewa Office, Dhapakhel
  • Volunteers: Srijana, Mahalaxmi
  • Participants(approx): 20


  • Event: Wiki Talk for Open Society
  • Date: 14 June, 2013
  • Venue: Acme Engineering College, Banasthali
  • Volunteers: Ganesh, Prakash
  • Participants(approx): 300


  • Event: Girls in ICT Day Editathon
  • Date:
  • Venue: Sun Way College, New Baneshwor
  • Volunteers: Srijana, Navia, Prakash
  • Participants(approx): 25


Wikipedia Education Program
  • Event: Wikipedia Education Program
  • Date: 5th June to 4th August 2013
  • Venue: Islington College
  • Volunteers:Hempal, Ganesh, Saroj, Krish, Srijana, Prakash, Nirmal, Gita, Mahalaxmi,
  • Participants(approx):150 filtered to 26


  • Event: Wikipedia Education Program - 1 Week
  • Date:
  • Venue:Islington College
  • Volunteers: Hempal, Srijan, Anupam, Bishal,
  • Participants(approx):


  • Event: Wikipedia Education Program - One Day -I
  • Date:
  • Venue: Sano Thimi Campus
  • Volunteers:Hempal, Ganesh, Prakash, Srijan, Anupam, Bishal
  • Participants(approx):45


  • Event: Wikipedia Education Program - One Day -II
  • Date:
  • Venue: Sano Thimi Campus
  • Volunteers:Hempal, Ganesh, Saroj, Prakash, Srijan, Anupam, Bishal, Manish
  • Participants(approx): 60


  • Event: Wiki Loves Monuments (Nepal Event)
  • Date:
  • Venue:
  • Volunteers:Saroj, Mahalaxmi, Ganesh, Srijana, Karthik, Manish Dangol, Junu, Hempal
  • Participants(approx): 50

Software Freedom Day

  • Event: Orientation at Himalayan College of Engineering
  • Volunteer: Hempal, Prakash and Prabin
  • Event: Orientation at BernHerdt College
  • Volunteer: Hempal, Saroj, Prabin and Prakash
  • Event: Orientation at Sagarmatha College
  • Volunteer: Hempal, Subir, Prakash, Prabin
  • Event: Orientation at ASCOL
  • Volunteer: Hempal, Prakash
  • Event: Orientation at ACME
  • Volunteer: Hempal, Prabin
  • Event: Orientation at Patan Campus
  • Volunteer: Prakash, Hempal
  • Event : Orientation at Ambition
  • Volunteer: Hempal, Prabin
  • Event: Software Freedom Day
  • Date:21 September, 2013
  • Venue: Nepal Academy, Kamaladi
  • Volunteers:Ganesh, Hempal, Saroj, Srijana, Srijan, Monil, Manish, Junu,
  • Participants(approx): 300



  • Event: Education Freedom Day
  • Date:
  • Venue:Global Peace Foundation, Kamaladi
  • Volunteers:Ganesh, Prakash
  • Participants(approx): 45


  • Event: Document Freedom Day
  • Date:
  • Venue:DOIT
  • Volunteers:Hempal, Prakash,
  • Participants(approx):


  • Event: Open Data Day
  • Date:22 February, 2014
  • Venue:GPF, Kamaladi
  • Volunteers:Hempal, Ganesh, Prakash, Saroj, Srijana, Bishal, Srijan, Anupam
  • Participants(approx): 70


  • Event: Gender in Wikipedia - Interaction
  • Date: 4?? December, 2013
  • Venue: SAP Falchha, Babarmahal
  • Volunteers:Srijana, Kedar Sharma, Ganesh, Prakash, Krish, Mahalaxmi, Oshan, Sandhya
  • Participants(approx):55