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Report of activities: 2012[edit]

Participants in the workshop of Dinajpur Meetup

Wikimeetup Dhaka 12[edit]

On Wednesday, Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 4:00 pm Wikimedia Bangladesh arranged Wikimeetup Dhaka 12 at TSC, Dhaka University. Around 10 wikimedians attended the meetup.

Wikimeetup/Workshop - Dinajpur[edit]

On Friday, 8 June, 2012 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Wikimedia Bangladesh arranged Wikimeetup Dinajpur at Caritas. 23 wikimedians attended the meetup.

Applied for local registration[edit]

WMBD formally submitted it's application for local registration with the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies & Firms on May of 2012.[1]

Bangla Wikipedia Unconference 2012[edit]

Bangla Wikipedia Unconference 2012 was the first ever big-level, conference like outreach event organized by Wikimedia Bangladesh in association with Independent University, Bangladesh, Chittagong and Bangladesh Open Source Network. The event took place on March 2nd and 3rd of 2012, and it was hosted by Independent University Bangladesh in Chittagong. This open event was attended by around 300 participants and a good number of schools, colleges, and universities of Chittagong. The event was named after Bangla Wikipedia to promote the biggest Bengali language Wikimedia project, Bengali Wikipedia. Purpose of the Unconference was to make people aware of Wikipedia and to introduce them to the uses of Wikipedia, Wikipedia editing, and to develop wiki culture and awareness.

First day

Second day