Workshop on writing new articles

August 24, 2016By Christine WelthagenUncategorized

Following the wikithon on Saturday 16th of July, the participants decided to meet up on Saturday 26th Of July at the Goethe Institut Kamerun in Yaoundé. During this meeting, the article on Pascale Obolo, artist, producer and director from Cameroon has been created.

Douala welcomes its first event

August 24, 2016By Christine WelthagenUncategorized

It’s finally done. It is now possible to for all volunteers from Douala to meet up for the wikithons and other linked events. Indeed, in order to promote the activities linked to Wiki Loves Women project, a partnership has been created with ActivSpaces to create the Wiki Africa community. ActiveSpaces is a Tech incubator and its … Read More

Wikimedia UG Nigeria Organized her Third Wiki Loves Women’s Event in Grand Style tagged Women in Civic Society and Humanity

July 31, 2016By Olaniyan OlusholaIn Nigeria, project action

As part of the activities for the commemoration  of notable African women in Nigeria, Wikimedia UG Nigeria in partnership with Wiki Africa, Goethe-Institut and Women Consortium Organization of Nigeria (WOCON) with focus on Women in Civic Society and Humanity organised her third Wiki Loves Women’s event on the 29 July 2016. The event was staged … Read More

Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana and Nigeria celebrate women on Wikipedia

July 2, 2016By IslaIn Nigeria, project action

Cape Town, South Africa, 4th July 2016 – Wiki Loves Women is proud to announce the launch of nine months of exciting events in four countries – Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana and Nigeria. A collaboration between WikiAfrica and the Goethe-Institut,  Wiki Loves Women is an innovative knowledge project that works to ensure that Africa’s notable women are … Read More