Reminder: This meeting starts just over 24 hours from now, at 18:00 UTC on
Tuesday. Hope you can join us!

On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 2:28 PM LiAnna Davis <> wrote:

> Happy New Year! The Wikipedia & Education User Group invites you to attend
> our next Open Meeting via Zoom on *Tuesday, January 28, from 18:00 UTC to
> 19:30 UTC*.
> As usual for our Open Meetings, we will provide updates from the Wikipedia
> & Education board, then leave most of the time for our guest speakers. This
> month, we're thrilled to have featured speakers from Israel and Ghana join
> us to speak about Wikidata in education and outside-the-classroom social
> impact from Wikimedia projects.
> *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* is one of the leading innovators in the
> Wikimedia & Education movement globally. In addition to her work as a
> researcher and free knowledge advocate, Shani has taught groundbreaking
> courses on Wikipedia and Wikidata, and she'll be presenting in this meeting
> on her Wikidata work. A founding board member of the Wikipedia & Education
> User Group, Shani resigned to take on even greater responsibility as a
> Wikimedia Foundation Trustee. We're particularly excited to welcome her
> back as a guest speaker!
> *Andrews Lartey*, Project Manager for Growing Open and Eco-friendly
> Skills for the Youth (GOES), will speak about how Wikimedia Projects can be
> used outside the classroom to create social impact (Industry 4.0 skills
> acquisition, circular economy and zero hunger). Andrews Lartey will present
> on how GOES, through community school farms is creating social impact in
> Ghana, the global effect and how various institutions and individuals can
> support the project.
> The meeting will be hosted via this link on January 28:

LiAnna Davis
Chief Programs Officer; Deputy Director
Wiki Education
Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: and
New messages to:

Reply via email to