We assessed Wiki Loves Women in Accra

February 3, 2017By Christine WelthagenUncategorized

During the 2nd édition of theWikiIndaba held in Accra in Ghana, from the 20th to the 22nd of January 2017, a Wiki Loves Women project assessment session took place on Monday 23rd of January 2017 at theGoethe Institute with sponsors or some managers from Wikimedia Foundation. The 4 countries: Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Cameroon and Nigeria … Read More

Wiki Loves Women (Team Nigeria) Partners Blackface Media to broadcast Wiki Loves Women events in Nigeria

January 29, 2017By Olaniyan OlusholaUncategorized

The Management of Blackface Media, one of the leading broadcasting organizations in Nigeria has partnered Wiki Loves Women (Team Nigeria) to support the work of the group in Nigeria. The partnership is one of the numerous efforts of Wikimedia UG Nigeria and Wiki Loves Women Team to create awareness for the event and Wikimedia activities … Read More

Wiki Loves Women (Team Nigeria) Hosts She Writes Woman (SWW) to discuss Challenges of Mental Illness among Nigerian Woman

January 29, 2017By Olaniyan OlusholaUncategorized

Two  days were earmarked to celebrate Nigerian women in the month of January 2017,  16th and 17th to be precised. The event was c0-organized by Goethe Institut, Wikimedia UG Nigeria and She Writes Woman. The program was tagged “Mental Illness among Nigerian Women: Taking back the Initiative. The program involved arrays of stake holders in … Read More

Wiki Indaba Kickstarts in Accra

January 16, 2017By Raphael BerchieUncategorized

The biannual regional conference of African Wikipedians ‘’Wiki Indaba’’ will begin in Accra, Ghana from the 20th – 22nd January 2017. This will be the second edition of the conference after the first edition was initiated and hosted  by Wikimedia South Africa (WMZA).   It was first held in Johannesburg South Africa from June 20th … Read More

WLW Goes for Monuments

October 25, 2016By Raphael BerchieIn Ghana, Uncategorized

On 17th September, 2016. The Wiki Loves Women (Ghana) Team joined the Wiki Loves Monuments Team in Ghana on a trip to Kumasi in the Ashanti Region  as part of events marking Wiki Loves Monuments in Ghana. Wiki Loves Monuments is an international photo contest that is held across the globe within the Wikimedia movements to … Read More

Wikimédia Côte d’Ivoire starts the « Contribution parties » aimed to Wiki Loves Women project

October 18, 2016By Christine WelthagenUncategorized

On Friday 14th of October 2016, the agency E-voir, Wikimédia Côte d’Ivoire Head office, hosted its first ‘contribution parties’ session as part of the Wiki Loves Women project. Aimed at encouraging the contribution of content for the project Wiki Loves Women, the first session of the ‘contribution parties’ managed to gather around ten wikimedians who … Read More