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On 16 Oct 2016 22:37, "Nkansah Rexford" <nkansahrexf...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Maybe.
>
> I will join Barcamp in the north one day soon.
>
> On Sunday, October 16, 2016, Ato Ulzen-Appiah <abo...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Then maybe if we have breakout sessions on Wikimedia and Wikipedia in
>> Northern Ghana, more people would be wise and would get in touch? :-)
>>
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>> On 16 Oct 2016 21:00, "Nkansah Rexford" <nkansahrexf...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> In fact, I went into the breakout session with the intention not to take
>> anyone's contact whatsoever. I'm tired taking them.
>>
>> I just told all in attendance to search for "Wikimedia Ghana User Group"
>> online. If their search engine sends them to #KalyppoChallenge, well...
>>
>> But I believe a word to a wise 'is in the north' so those who really
>> wanna get going will get in touch if they really want to.
>>
>>
>> On Sunday, October 16, 2016, Ato Ulzen-Appiah <abo...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Oh, sorry Rexford. Contacts are not normally shared at breakout
>>> sessions. We'd make a note to fix that. Cced Rachel.
>>>
>>> We can contact those who were at Barcamp Koforidua to ask who was in the
>>> session. If you send me a picture of the session, I could recognize people
>>> and give you contacts :-)
>>>
>>> From what transpired, it was a good session and people learnt a lot.
>>>
>>> We can target edits to the Koforidua, Koforidua Technical University and
>>> ANUC pages.
>>>
>>> Thanks for the pictures.
>>>
>>> Barcamp Accra dey. But there be Barcamp Ho, Kumasi and Sunyani before
>>> that.
>>>
>>> #Morevim!
>>>
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>>> On 16 Oct 2016 19:52, "Nkansah Rexford" <nkansahrexf...@gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hello guys,
>>>>
>>>> I was at the Barcamp Koforidua this year. I was part of a breakout
>>>> session where Wikimedia world was discussed.
>>>>
>>>> How many people joined the session? About 8.
>>>>
>>>> How many people were recruited? None. Did I take anyone's contact? No.
>>>> Did anyone show enthusiasm to join? Not that I noticed.
>>>>
>>>> Did Wikimedia/Wikipedia make sense to them? I think so. When one
>>>> lecturer at ANUniversity came to appreciate the structure of Wikimedia and
>>>> Wikipedia and why everything happens the way it does, everything I guess
>>>> made more sense to him.
>>>>
>>>> At the educational level, how people see Wikipedia and it's related
>>>> project sites is very different and negative. If and should that be fixed,
>>>> I'm sure the effects will bubble down to many in schools.
>>>>
>>>> Will those who joined the breakout session become editors? I don't
>>>> know. Will they get in touch to learn more? I don't know. Did they take
>>>> something useful about Wikimedia home? Yes, absolutely. I gave Wiki-related
>>>> handouts I received from Wikimedia UK to some in attendance.
>>>>
>>>> A lecturer at Koforidua Poly plans to get in touch later in the course
>>>> this week to further discuss if they could do something Wikipedia Education
>>>> Program related. Will update this thread with more.
>>>>
>>>> Pictures of the event: https://twitter.com/has
>>>> htag/bckdua?f=images&vertical=default&src=hash
>>>>
>>>> Are the pictures on Wikimedia Commons at the moment? Mine aren't, will
>>>> upload in the course of this week.
>>>>
>>>> I hope to be at the Accra Barcamp as well, then with a combined power
>>>> from all the Wikimedia guys in Accra, we could push the Wikimedia word 
>>>> more.
>>>>
>>>> Did I do a good job at Barcamp Koforidua 2016? I don't know.
>>>>
>>>> rexford
>>>>
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