Wikimedia chapters/Reports/Wikimedia Sverige/201205

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This is the Chapters report for Wikimedia Sverige, May 2012.

Board meeting[edit]

We held one board meeting via Google Hangout.


We hired Joh Andersson as a project assistent for the Europeana project. He will work from Brussels the first weeks and later move to Stockholm in June.


Preparing reports from previous survey and workshops.

Europeana Awareness[edit]

Planning a edit-a-thon in Leuven Belgium. (It was cancelled 7th June because of a very low number of participants)

Access to technology[edit]

The equipment was used six times:

  1. Photography at Landsort, Kvarnholmen and areas in Stockholm.
  2. Some test photos in Stockholm areas.
  3. Wiki takes Norrköping: Images at commons:Category:Wiki Takes Norrköping
  4. Åcon: Images in commons:Category:Åcon 2012.
  5. The baptism of Swedish princess Estelle.
  6. Photo safari in Bergslagen: Images at commons:Category:Historical sightseeing in Uppland, May 2012

Also in May, videos from the book fair in Gothenburg where Members of the Parliament presented themselves was uploaded.


Together with the council for Swedens museums we have signed a Letter of Intent to cooperate during this year.

White paper about GLAM:s and copyright[edit]

We finished our publication and releaseparty is the 1st of June.

Community driven projects[edit]

Wiki takes Norrköping[edit]

Photo safari in Bergslagen[edit]


Wikimedia in the news[edit]

Upcoming in June[edit]

  • 11, 15 Photo safari at Hallwylska museum, and edit-a-thon
  • 13-15 Meeting with Europeana inLeuven Belgium