Wikimedians of Nepal/Events/Wikiproject Data-a-thon 2018

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Wikiproject Data-a-thon 2018
विकिपरियोजना डेटाथन २०१८
Logo of Women Data-a-thon
Data-a-thon logo
BeginsFebruary 13, 2018 (2018-02-13)
EndsMarch 14, 2018 (2018-03-14)
VenueKathmandu, Rajbiraj
Years active3
FounderSaroj Kumar Dhakal
CoordinatorWikimedians of Nepal
Most recent2017
ParticipantsNepali speaker from all over the world.
Organised byWikimedia Nepal

Wikiproject Data-a-thon 2018 is an annual online/offline event designed and organized by Wikimedians in Nepal since 2015. In 2017, Wikimedians of Nepal and Maithili Wikimedians .



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:-


Gift hampers will be awarded to Top three contributors and one special contributor


  • Numbers of online participation and 3 outreach Events.
  • Around 100 registered online participants & 60+ outreach participation.
  • 1870 article created and improved by dashboard registered users + by outreach participants.
  • 306 new Wikidata contents created.



Position Participant Name Characters Added
Neela Tamang 147300
Benup Raj 75015
Itszack 68860

Prize Distribution[edit]

Venue: Nepal Connection, Kathmandu
Hosts: Wikimedians of Nepal
Date: 23 June 2018
Time: 02:30 pm to 05:00 pm
Participant: 25+
Timing Session Topics to be covered Coordinator/Resource Person
☼ 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Registration Registration
☼ 2:45 pm - 3.00 pm Introduction Welcome & Wikidata and Datathon Introduction Saroj Dhakal
☼ 3:00 pm - 3.15 pm Story Telling Winners of Wiki Events
☼ 3:15 pm - 3:25 pm ☕ Tea/Coffee
☼ 3.25 pm – 3:40 pm Prize distribution Prize distribution of Winners Wikidata Datathon Participants and Winners
☼ 3.40 pm – 4:00 pm Coordinator Speech Program Summary Nabin K. Sapkota
☼ 4:00 pm - 4:20 pm QA About Wikidata Data-a-thon
☼ 44:20 pm - 4:35 pm Ending Note Thanking Saroj Dhakal
☼ 4:35 pm - 4:45 pm Group Photo Session - Photographer- Babin Dulal
☼ 4.35 pm - 5:00 pm ☕ Tea/Coffee/Supper

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