Ideally it would be awesome to use translatewiki.net to host localization for each language for TWB.
-Alolita On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 9:15 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan < srik.r...@wikimedia.in> wrote: > Noticed that a vast majority of Indian languages are listed. > How about we kickstart a translation rally of sorts for not only > WP:Medicine, but other articles as well? > > > On Wed, Aug 21, 2013 at 5:51 AM, Kul Wadhwa <kwad...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > >> Forwarding to India list to cover Indic languages. See below. >> >> --Kul >> >> ---------- Forwarded message ---------- >> From: James Heilman <jmh...@gmail.com> >> Date: Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 4:12 PM >> Subject: [Wikimedia-l] Looking for Wikipedians to add already translated >> articles >> To: wikimedi...@lists.wikimedia.org, Kul Wadhwa <ktwad...@gmail.com> >> >> >> We at WikiProject Medicine are working on a collaborative effort with >> Translators Without Borders (TWB), a group which includes 2,000 or so >> volunteer translators. We are working to translate key medical articles >> into as many other languages as possible. Currently we have translated >> content into 50 or so languages amounting to 2.3 million words of text. >> >> The process involves first bringing articles to either GA or FA status in >> English. They are then delivered, with MediaWiki markup in place, to the >> TWB website where the text is sent out to the translators. Once translated >> we at Wikipedia are notified via orange links on this page here: >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:MED/Progress >> >> This issue currently is that we are missing Wikipedians in some languages >> to add / combine the translated content into the respective Wikipedia. >> Some >> of the article created through this process have reached feature article >> status including translations into Hungarian of anaphylaxis and >> hypertension. We currently have translated content in the following >> languages waiting to be integrated: >> >> Hindi >> >> Chinese >> >> Persian >> >> Tagalog >> >> Indonesian >> >> Macedonian >> >> Greek >> >> Bulgarian >> >> Danish >> >> Polish >> >> Swedish >> >> Arabic >> >> Ukrainian >> >> Dutch >> >> Czech >> >> Serbian >> >> Slovenian >> >> Spanish >> >> Telugu >> >> Tamil >> >> Punjabi >> >> Turkish >> >> Kurdish >> >> Thai >> >> Swahili >> >> Yoruba >> >> Kinyarwanda >> >> An overview of the efforts can be found here: >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:TTF >> >> If you are interested in getting involved in adding translated articles >> instructions are here: >> >> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Medicine/Translation_task_force/Adding_content >> >> If you have further question or comments I would welcome the feedback. >> >> James Heilman >> >> MD, CCFP(EM), Wikipedian >> >> WikiProject Medicine >> >> The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine >> www.opentextbookofmedicine.com >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimedia-l mailing list >> wikimedi...@lists.wikimedia.org >> Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, >> <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> >> >> >> >> -- >> Kul Wadhwa >> Head of Mobile >> Wikimedia Foundation >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org >> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> >> > > > -- > Srikanth Ramakrishnan > Treasurer, > Wikimedia Chapter [India] > > Donate to the Wikimedia India Chapter > today<http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Donations> > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > >
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