@Oscar, regarding Mombasa Tech, they are all about getting tech
initiatives/activities such as Wikimedia happening in their region and from
this idea, they've gone on to form a community.

>From the way they work, you look for someone within the community who's
particularly interested in Wikimedia and they in turn would take a more
proactive position within the community and Mombasa in general as a

We have many people who contribute to Wikimedia as a synergy with a project
they are working on, for Msa Tech it's important for them to gain
recognition/acknowledgement of their efforts and by recognition. They've
been holding Mozilla and Google events independently and I think we can get
Wikimedia contributors from the group as well.


On Fri, Feb 15, 2013 at 12:51 PM, Limoke Oscar <oslim...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello Everyone,
> As some of us remember, Last year, we organized some Outreach Ecents
> across various regions in Kenya including Mombasa and  Nakuru (
> http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Kenya/Outreach_2012 )
> The Mombasa Outreach was held in collaboration with the Kenyan Mozilla
> Community and the The Mombasa Tech Group in Mombasa.
> The Mombasa Tech Group is requesting if we could have such Outreach Events
> and allow them to engage and collaborate with us in various Wikimedia
> Related events/activities this year. To quote
> We were thinking to collaborate with you on working out on a
>> Wikipedia/Wikimedia event whereby you guys can come down and train more and
>> more people on Wikimedia.
>> We can also discuss and plan for a competition related to Wikimedia
>> commons,GLAM contest or anything interesting that will promote as well as
>> benefit Wikimedia and the tech community as well.
> I think this is a positive step in the r-grouping of our chapter and
> reaching out to newer member of the community and contributors. As such,
> can we start thinking and drawing up of a Schedule for the year and some of
> the events and activities we can engage in?
> --
> Regards,
> Limoke Oscar,
> Dream.Believe.Become....a world of endless opportunities
> "I will open the book. Its pages are blank. I am going to put words on
> them myself. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is the
> dawn of every New Day."
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