By the statement, I meant that you did not need permission to make a wiki
since it is a wiki. Do go ahead and create one!

Pradeep Mohandas

2011/12/18 Noopur <noopur.ra...@gmail.com>

> Yes, that. A wiki (if one does not exist already) for Wiki loves monuments
> in India in 2012.
>
>
> 2011/12/18 Pradeep Mohandas <pradeep.mohan...@gmail.com>
>
>> It is a wiki :)
>>
>> Pradeep
>>
>>
>> 2011/12/18 Noopur <noopur.ra...@gmail.com>
>>
>>> Along with this, just throwing up an idea. Since, the timeline is not
>>> yet decided, can we simultaneously have a Wikimedia India page to document
>>> all the Wiki loves monuments in India that happen in 2012?
>>>
>>>
>>> 2011/12/18 Pradeep Mohandas <pradeep.mohan...@gmail.com>
>>>
>>>> hi,
>>>>
>>>> If the cities interested and languages interested express their
>>>> interest, we could go ahead at a national level through the chapter or as a
>>>> community. The choice is with the community. Hence the question.
>>>>
>>>> warm regards,
>>>> Pradeep Mohandas
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 18 December 2011 21:47, Noopur <noopur.ra...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> I already took the liberty of registering personal support :) Count me
>>>>> in too. We are planning a photo walk in Ahmedabad this January. I guess
>>>>> India's participation will have to be coordinated city/state wise?
>>>>>
>>>>> On Sun, Dec 18, 2011 at 9:44 PM, Pradeep Mohandas <
>>>>> pradeep.mohan...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> hi,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Would India be interested? How do we put forth our interest? I'll be
>>>>>> happy to help.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Pradeep
>>>>>>
>>>>>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>>>>>> From: Tomasz Kozłowski <odder.w...@gmail.com>
>>>>>> Date: 2011/12/18
>>>>>> Subject: [Foundation-l] Wiki Loves Monuments 2012 -- global?
>>>>>> To: Wikimedia Foundation Mailing List <
>>>>>> foundatio...@lists.wikimedia.org>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Hello everyone,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> As you may have heard, a little while ago some organizers of Wiki
>>>>>> Loves
>>>>>> Monuments 2011 came together in a rainy and cold Amsterdam to evaluate
>>>>>> the 2011 edition, and kick off documentation for 2012. We would like
>>>>>> to
>>>>>> share some of the results of our meeting with you.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> The first and most important information is:
>>>>>> * There is going to be a Wiki Loves Monuments in 2012 -- and if there
>>>>>> is
>>>>>> interest, we are going global!
>>>>>>
>>>>>> We would like to get a feeling of in how many countries there would be
>>>>>> people potentially interested in organizing a Wiki Loves Monuments
>>>>>> nationally; but firstly, let us start with the basics.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Wiki Loves Monuments is a photo contest organized in 2010 and 2011 in,
>>>>>> respectively, the Netherlands and in Europe. The contest asks the
>>>>>> general audience to upload pictures of monumental/historical sites and
>>>>>> buildings during September. It has a federal structure and is
>>>>>> organised
>>>>>> separately in every participating country by the local people who know
>>>>>> how things work in their area; best photos from all countries are
>>>>>> nominated for an international contest.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> In 2011 this contest was very successful, with more than 165.000
>>>>>> photos
>>>>>> of monuments in 18 participating countries submitted in total. This
>>>>>> was
>>>>>> possible thanks to the hard work of hundreds of volunteers in those
>>>>>> countries who helped organise Wiki Loves Monuments in one way or
>>>>>> another. The winning pictures have been published on
>>>>>> <http://www.wikilovesmonuments.eu> and on Wikimedia Commons:
>>>>>> <http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wiki_Loves_Monuments_2011_winners
>>>>>> >.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Besides the wonderful direct impact on the overall quality and
>>>>>> coverage
>>>>>> of heritage and culture topics, Wiki Loves Monuments is a fantastic
>>>>>> opportunity to reach some of our important goals: we had a
>>>>>> participation
>>>>>> of over 4.000 new users who created the first ever community-driven
>>>>>> contribution peak on Wikimedia Commons
>>>>>> (<http://stats.wikimedia.org/reportcard/#new_editors_per_month>); we
>>>>>> have also helped in establishing cooperation between Wikimedia groups
>>>>>> &
>>>>>> chapters and some of their local cultural institutions and
>>>>>> organisations
>>>>>> in several countries.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Would you be interested in organizing a Wiki Loves Monuments in 2012
>>>>>> in
>>>>>> your country? Would you like to know more? Find all the details at
>>>>>> <http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Wiki_Loves_Monuments_2012
>>>>>> >.
>>>>>> We have put together some information there for you -- and much more
>>>>>> will follow soon.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> We would also like you to join our public mailing list where everyone
>>>>>> is
>>>>>> welcome to ask any questions about the details on how to organise a
>>>>>> Wiki
>>>>>> Loves Monuments in your country. This is a place where many organizers
>>>>>> of 2011 are already on and we will use that as our main channel for
>>>>>> communications and information dispersion in 2012. Be bold and sign up
>>>>>> for the list at
>>>>>> <https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikilovesmonuments>.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> So, please speak up if you're interested!
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Best regards,
>>>>>> Lodewijk, Maarten & Tomasz (on behalf of so many others)
>>>>>>
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