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

Public event linked to Wikipedia

October 16, 2016By Christine WelthagenUncategorized

In collaboration with the person responsible for the communication of the projecton Saturday 10th of September 2016 at the Wikpedia’s ActivSpaces, of Wiki Loves Women. Photo competition Wiki Loves Africa and Writing competition WikiVillages.

Back to creating articles…

October 16, 2016By Christine WelthagenUncategorized

It was on Saturday 24th of September 2016 in ActivSpaces in Douala where during the wikithon, we created the article aboutDora Decca, Cameroonian artist and we trained to learn how to insert a photo in an article after uploading it in Wikimedia Commons.

Again! Wiki Loves Women gathered Nigerian women to edit Wikipedia in Lagos ..

October 12, 2016By Olaniyan OlusholaIn Nigeria

On the 10th October, 2016 Wikimedia UG Nigeria, Bestspring Foundation, Goethe Institut and WikiAfrica co-hosted Wiki Loves Women  event at Goethe Institut in Lagos, Nigeria. The event was tagged: Women in Social Services: Promoting SDG in Nigeria. In attendance are stakeholders  in social services in Nigeria. The program contributed over 50 images to Wikimedia commons … Read More

Wiki Loves Women (Ghana) attends African Summit

October 5, 2016By Raphael BerchieIn Ghana

The African Summit on Girls and Women in Technology was held from the 13-14th September 2016 at the Labadi Beach Hotel in Accra.The event sought to bring together women on the African continent who were playing diverse roles in the tech sphere and to set up an agenda in getting more women in ICT. The … Read More

Abuja stands still for Wiki Loves Women

October 4, 2016By Olaniyan OlusholaIn Nigeria

It was a carnival-like atmosphere in the city of Abuja  for  two days,  when Project Pink Blue co-hosted Wiki Loves Women in collaboration with Wikimedia UG Nigeria (WUGN), WikiAfrica, and Goethe Institut . The event titled Inspired Women: Health and Community  aimed at commemorating Nigerian women within and outside the country. It took place on … Read More