Thank you all for your good wishes and words of praise. For those who wish to participate remotely, an IRC channel #hack4change has been created on Freenode. The edit-a-thon takes place in New Delhi. I am joining via Skype from Mumbai.
This is the list of articles: (There are 7, not 10 as announced earlier) *Vina Mazumdar *Vishakha Guidelines *Urvashi Butalia *Mathura Rape case *Kamla Bhasin (no article yet, it will be created) *Flavia Agnes *Agnes Kharshiing Suggestions and inputs are welcome. Regards, Rohini -- http://about.me/rohini On Fri, Dec 6, 2013 at 9:07 AM, Jayanta Nath <jayanta...@gmail.com> wrote: > Great Rohini!! > > Keep it up!! > > > > On Fri, Dec 6, 2013 at 12:40 AM, Niraj Suryawanshi < > niraj.suryawan...@gmail.com> wrote: > >> Rohini, Great job! As Vishnu said a much needed one!! Will be unable to >> join you, but can do my part here from Pune. Is there any possibility that >> we can coordinate & edit remotely? >> >> Regards & Thanks >> >> *Niraj Suryawanshi* >> +91 8149 920 120 >> >> >> On Wed, Dec 4, 2013 at 2:00 PM, Rohini Lakshané <roh...@wikimedia.in>wrote: >> >>> Breakthrough, a global human rights organisation that runs campaigns >>> such as Bell Bajao, and Wikimedia Chapter (India) are conducting a >>> Wikipedia edit-a-thon in Delhi on December 7 and 8 for editing articles >>> pertaining to violence against women. Facebook page of the event: >>> http://www.facebook.com/events/181325168737101 >>> >>> *Basic idea behind this session*: A crucial problem with several >>> Wikipedia articles on sexual violence, especially in the Indian context, is >>> that often there are no articles or that articles have been deleted). It >>> would be a knowledge advocacy session to increase gender sensitive editing >>> in Wikipedia. >>> >>> The session will involve editing of articles pertaining to various >>> aspects of violence against women in India. A list of about 10 Wikipedia >>> articles has been drawn up for editing. The session will be live-blogged. >>> Remote participation will be enabled through IRC channels. >>> >>> The edit-a-thon is a part of the "16 days of activism against gender >>> based violence" starting 25th November (International Day for the >>> Elimination of Violence against Women) to 10 December (International Human >>> Rights Day). This is a global campaign that aims at raising awareness about >>> gender-based violence as a human rights issue. This hackathon will be >>> mainly focussed towards data visualisation and several organisations are >>> providing us with statistical datasets and other kinds of data including >>> audio and video. >>> -- >>> Chairperson (Special Interest Group), Gender gap, >>> Wikimedia Chapter (India) >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >>> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >>> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >>> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >>> >>> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> 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 >> >> > > _______________________________________________ > 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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