Thanks, Ananth for sharing these events and updates! This is exciting :)
If you need any help in designing a curriculum, or gathering tools or
resources for running a technical workshop/event, feel free to reach out to
the Developer Advocacy team:
:: Apologies for cross-posting to multiple mailing lists. We want to ensure
we spread the word about this opportunity to as many people as possible. ::
We are writing today to invite you to be a part of a community review on
Wikimedia brand research and strategy.
Recently, the Wikimedia
*Books & Bytes – Issue 32, January – February 2019*
- New and expanded partners
- Wikimedia and Libraries User Group update
- Global branches update
- Bytes in brief
*F*rench* version of Books & Bytes is now available on
A video tutorial for creating references on Wikipedia with VisualEditor is
in development for English Wikipedia and possibly also for Spanish
Wikipedia. Publication is likely to happen in March 2019. If this tutorial
is well received then additional tutorials may
+++ Thanks for these updates, as always :) SJ
On Mon, Feb 25, 2019 at 9:07 AM Shani Evenstein
> This is great!
> So wonderful to see such wonderful activity from India!
> Keep up the good work!
> *Shani Evenstein Sigalov*
First, we want to thank everyone who contributed in this discussion.
We want to start with the first conflict, which is the name. If you read
carefully Affcon's email above, and you check the info online as claimed by
Affcon, you will see that actually Affcon itself has confused
Thank you very much for your clarifications and insight into this question.
This is very similar with what happened in Brazil, when the 2013
chapter-like UG (Grupo de Usuários Wikimedia no Brasil) and its clone UG
(Wiki Educação Brasil) approved by AffCom in 2015 ended up competing for
We are glad to inform that CIS-A2K has published our newsletter for January
- *Mini MediaWiki Training Theni:* Indic TechCom members and CIS-A2K
decided to reach out to students with the Computer science background and
help them understand how to contribute on
This is great!
So wonderful to see such wonderful activity from India!
Keep up the good work!
*Shani Evenstein Sigalov*
* Lecturer, Tel Aviv University.
* EdTech Innovation Strategist, NY/American Medical Program, Sackler School
The Wikimedia+Education Conference 2019 will happen soon in Donostia, Basque
Country. The programme has been announced:
We will host more than 50 events about the relationship between education and
Thank you for the explanation.
This reminds me a lot to what happened in Macedonia, albeit with different
names of the recognised user groups. The artificially created problem by
the Aff Com has eventually ended up in two user groups being eligible for
WMF grants (another contentious
Greetings from CIS-A2K,
I am writing this email to inform you about the Wikimedia Education SAARC
conference which is going to be organised at Christ University on 20-22
June 2019. The CIS-A2K team has been working with the language department
of Christ University and other institutions to enrich
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