What’s up with Wiki Loves Women?

October 20, 2022By AfekGender, Inspiring Open, personal story, Wiki Loves Women

Wiki Loves Women continues to celebrate African women with the launch of a new #SheSaid WikiQuote drive, while the first series of our Inspiring Open podcast continues to gain popularity as we near the final episode of the season. With guests in a wide range of fields, from the creative, to the cultural curators and […]

Women in Architecture – Tell Us About Her 2022

March 26, 2022By IslaChallenges, ISA drives

On 1st March 2022, Wiki Loves Women’s ISA campaign Tell Us About Her was launched for the third year running. This year, the drive looks at the theme “Women in Architecture” to improve the visibility (and descriptions) of women in architecture, construction and building by adding relevant Wiki-data linked information to the images depicting women … Read More

My #SheSaid Experience

March 6, 2022By Tochi Precious FridayFocus Group, SheSaid

It was exciting to receive the email that I’ve become one of the 12 African women selected for the Wiki Loves Women Focus Group at the beginning of 2021. It was the start of a learning curve for me. I learnt a lot of new things like: revamping my User page, writing a better report … Read More

#SheSaid 2021 Global Campaign Results!!!

January 24, 2022By Candy KhohliweChallenges, Focus Group, Project action, SheSaid, Wikiquote

The wisdom of 2,432 women made visible via WikiQuote Wiki Loves Women’s 2021 #SheSaid campaign was launched in October. SheSaid is a drive that encourages an increase in visibility for notable women’s voices online by adding their notable quotes to various language WikiQuote sites.  For 2021, nine different language communities contributed – Italian, Ukrainian, English, … Read More