Wikimedians of Nepal/Events/Wikiproject Data-a-thon 2017

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Wikiproject Data-a-thon 2017
विकिपरियोजना डेटाथन २०१७
Logo of Women Data-a-thon
Data-a-thon logo
BeginsNovember 30, 2017 (2017-11-30)
EndsDecember 30, 2017 (2017-12-30)
VenueKathmandu, Rajbiraj
Years active3
FounderWikimedians of Nepal
CoordinatorWikimedians of Nepal
Most recent2016
ParticipantsNepali speaker from all over the world.
Organised byWikimedia Nepal
MemberOpen Knowledge Nepal

Wikiproject Data-a-thon 2017 is an annual online/offline event designed and organized by Wikimedians in Nepal since 2015. In 2017, Wikimedians of Nepal and Maithili Wikimedians are collaboratively working with Open Knowledge Nepal (OKN) as co-host under Global Legislative Openness Week (GLOW) supported by non-profit organization mySociety.



The following are the name of Volunteers of this event who gonna help online as well offline:-


The following are the project aims :-

  • To increase wikidata's participation,
  • To create or modify wikidata items,
  • To develop level of Nepali Wikipedia and Nepali contents,
  • To increase Nepali native speakers in Nepali Wikipedia,
  • To promote the contribution of local contents in Nepali Wikipedia,
  • To increase women's involvement in community projects,
  • Establish and consolidate the existence of the Wikimedia Nepal.


The following are the rules to be followed during the event :-

  1. The participants must list his/her signature or name in local project page here.
  2. Articles withoutinterwiki in newiki should be linked with enwiki or other wiki articles.
  3. Edit of leaving messages on talk pages should not counted in the competition.

Offline Programme[edit]

Images Gallery[edit]

Images will be likewise:-


Cash prizes will be awarded to Top three contributors.

  • 5,000 NPR
  • 4,000 NPR
  • 3,000 NPR


  • 433 Articles Created
  • 630 Articles Edited
  • 6,6100 Total Edits
  • 20 Editors
  • 4,56,000 Words Added
  • 74 photographs uploaded



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