Wikimedia Community User Group Hong Kong

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Wikimedia Community User Group Hong Kong
3 October 2018
Location of Hong Kong within China
Location Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong.svg
Country code HKG
Founding date 9 February 2017
Approval date 28 September 2018 [1]
Official language(s) Cantonese, English
Other language(s) Chinese, Japanese
Affiliations ESEAP
Facebook WikimediaUGHK

Wikimedia Community User Group Hong Kong (WMHKG) is a Wikimedian user group covering the geographic region of Hong Kong. Affiliate status recognized by Affiliations Committee on 28 September 2018.

Residents of Hong Kong are welcome to join the user group. Non-locals can join also at this stage, but may subject to alterations of rights to participate in community matters. We also consider membership from people who are having connections with Hong Kong.

Mission[edit]

  • To raise awareness of the Wikimedia movement and free knowledge culture among Hong Kong citizens.
  • To support Hong Kong Wikimedian communities in English, Chinese, Cantonese and other Wikimedia projects.
  • To facilitate exchange of academic knowledge and cultural inheritance through Wikimedia projects in Hong Kong.
  • To co-operate with Wikimedia Foundation and its affiliates, Wikimedian communities and other organisations to further goals of the Wikimedia movement and enrich the Wikimedia projects.
  • To protect rights that the Wikimedia movement needs to provide existing services in Hong Kong.

Activities[edit]

Meetups, tutorials and occasional exposure trips[edit]

Main article: Meetup/Hong Kong

Tutorials and Editathons[edit]

Wikipedia Asian Month[edit]

Main article: Wikipedia Asian Month

Outreach Activities[edit]

  • WikiGap, both 2018 and 2019
  • Collaboration with Asia Art Archive on different themed edit-a-thons

Education Projects[edit]

  • Outreach Dashboard

Contacts[edit]

As a group, there is no single person in charge. Community matters can be discussed in a dedicated Telegram chatroom (please contact 春卷柯南, 1233, WhisperToMe or Billytanghh for access) and at meet-ups.

For requesting help in editing tutorials or edit-a-thons, you may contact 春卷柯南 or 1233 via Telegram (@springrollconan (春卷柯南) / @theonly23333 (1233)) or email (春卷柯南 / 1233).

Group Liaisons to Affcom[edit]

The current group liasons are:

  1. 1233;
  2. WhisperToMe; and
  3. Billytanghh

Members[edit]

Please note that we are not accepting Wikimedians who, though residing in Hong Kong, are of minor age (under 18 in Hong Kong) unless the application is jointly reviewed by Group Liaisons and core members. This does not apply to Wikimedians who have joined the user group before 10:53, 18 April 2019 (UTC). Wikimedians joining thereafter will be removed from the list once confirmed that they are of minor age and had not been reviewed by Group Liaisons and core members. Prospective members under 18 will also need to send applications to the liaisons and core members.
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  1. --Spring Roll Conan ( Teahouse | Contributions ) 13:07, 9 February 2017 (UTC)
  2. --Billytanghh (talk) 17:34, 9 February 2017 (UTC)
  3. Owennson (talk) 17:16, 25 February 2017 (UTC)
  4. Jarl Sverre (talk) 16:28, 28 February 2017 (UTC)
  5. Richard923888 (talk) 05:43, 12 April 2017 (UTC)
  6. Citobun (talk) 17:00, 24 April 2017 (UTC)
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  8. Jc86035 (talk) 10:18, 25 April 2017 (UTC)
  9. Altercari (talk) 07:19, 3 May 2017 (UTC)
  10. ネイ (talk) 05:58, 8 May 2017 (UTC)
  11. WhisperToMe (talk) 22:09, 27 May 2017 (UTC)
  12. 1233 | Questions?| This message is left by him at 09:46, 29 July 2017 (UTC)
  13. Manchiu 09:35, 31 July 2017 (UTC)
  14. --小培の良民證来讨论 16:53, 18 August 2017 (UTC)
  15. AT (talk) 12:44, 3 October 2017 (UTC)
  16. Wongan4614 (talk) 15:14, 5 October 2017 (UTC)
  17. --J.Wong 11:19, 8 November 2017 (UTC)
  18. Roy17 (talk) 02:08, 19 February 2018 (UTC)
  19. Jonashtand (talk) 06:24, 14 April 2018 (UTC)
  20. AINH (talk) 12:21, 15 May 2018 (UTC)
  21. Anson. (talk) 12:46, 26 May 2018 (UTC)
  22. Jessica (talk) 00:59, 11 June 2018 (UTC)
  23. 屈原蟲 (talk) 12:06, 11 June 2018 (UTC)
  24. Mirai1993 (talk) 12:43, 25 June 2018 (UTC)
  25. 筆和擦膠必有用 (talk) 01:54, 5 August 2018 (UTC)
  26. 𓋹 謹此敬上 17:17, 15 August 2018 (UTC)
  27. 無聊龍 (talk) 13:12, 16 September 2018 (UTC)
  28. Oshawott 12 ==()== Talk to me! 02:00, 30 October 2018 (UTC)
  29. Kdm852 (talk) 03:01, 3 November 2018 (UTC)
  30. --TYC (talk) 16:59, 7 November 2018 (UTC)
  31. KMB-ATENU139 Talk) 08:06, 16 November 2018 (UTC)
  32. Wahaha356 (talk) 17:59, 24 February 2019 (UTC)
  33. Flamelai (talk) 08:08, 25 March 2019 (UTC)

Reports and resolutions[edit]

  • "Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Hong Kong by the Affiliations Committee.". Retrieved 4 October 2018.