Its wonderful to see a lot of activities are happening.
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On Jan 28, 2013 7:30 PM, "Karthik Nadar" <karthik...@wikimedia.in> wrote:
> *Wikimedia India activity report: October 2012 to December 2012* Admin &
> LegalTraining and induction of new EC
> After the elections in September, a common meeting of the outgoing and
> incoming Executive Council members was conducted. This had outdoor group
> activities, induction training and also interaction with our consultant.
> New office bearers were decided and roles and responsibilities of the new
> EC members were defined. Our Executive Manager was also present and
> participated in the activities.
> Membership as of December 31, 2012 is 185.
> Amount of donations received during Oct-Dec 2012 was Nil.
> Abhijit Jayanti was appointed as Hyderabad SIG chair.
> Technology & Cultural Updates Wiki Loves Monuments
> - WLM India results were announced on November 3, 2012.
> - WLM Global results were announced in December 2012. First and Sixth
> prizes were won by Indian entries.
> Grant Usage Approved Grants
> - Wikimeetup Bangalore 50 - 13 October, 2012 - INR 19,100
> - Wikipedia Workshop for Women, Mumbai - November 4, 2012 - INR 10,000
> - Wikipedia Workshop for Women, participation grant for Netha Hussain
> - November 4, 2012 - INR 8329
> - Wiki Vana-Vignana Yatra Event - December 8-9, 2012 - INR 17,600
> Events October
> 1. Bangalore meetup #50 was organised at TERI. The keynote speaker was
> WMF board member Bishakha Datta. It was a milestone event for the Bangalore
> Wikimedia community. City SIG chair Radhakrishna and other wikipedians were
> involved in its organisation.
> 2. A Wiki Academy was organised in IIT Chennai on October 6, 2012.
> Speakers/Facilitators were Arjuna Rao Chavala and T. Sujatha (Telugu
> Wikipedian). Executive Manager of WMIN Sowmyan Trimurthi also attended.
> 1. The Wikipedia Workshop for Women took place on November 4, 2012 in
> Vidyalankar Institute of Technology (VIT), Wadala. More than 70 female
> participants attended the workshop. The people who volunteered in
> organizing this workshop were Bishakha Datta, Moksh Juneja, Karthik Nadar,
> Pranav Curumsey, Pradeep Mohandas, Anshuman Fotedar, Aditi Juneja, Harriet
> Vidyasagar, Nikita Belavate, Netra Parikh, Noopur Raval, Netha Hussain,
> Rohini Lakshane. A detailed report on the community mailing list is
> available at
> 2. Kannada Wiki Meetup -
> 3. Wikipedia Bangalore Meetup 51 - November 18, 2012
> 1. Wiki Vana vignana yatra was organised by the Malyalam Wikipedians
> on December 8-9, 2012. A public report is available
> 2. Wikipedia Bangalore Meetup 52 - December 2, 2012
> Thanks and regards,
> Karthik Nadar,
> Secretary, Wikimedia India Chapter.
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