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
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