29. Aug. 2018

Why is it difficult to find new editors for Wikipedia?

Getting new editors who would be dedicated to advancing the course of Wikipedia has never been easy, not to talk about retention of new recruits. People show interest in editing Wikipedia but varnish after their first training and there are others who start editing, gain more interest and slip away ...

READ plus

27. Aug. 2018

Training for Young and Experienced Volunteers in Ghana

When Felix Nartey, co-founder of Open Foundation West Africa (OFWA), encouraged me not to miss Asaf Bartov’s visit to Ghana, I thought it was one of his ways to just get me present at the training.“Pamela please try and come for Asaf’s event; he is the best ...

READ plus

27. Jul. 2018

OFWA Strikes Relationship With University Of Ghana On WEP

Open Foundation West Africa (OFWA), and Asaf Bartov, Senior Programme Officer Emerging Communities, Wikimedia Foundation held fruitful discussions with the various departments at the University of Ghana on Wikipedia initiatives.The departments are; the University Library, African Studies, Archaeology and English Department.Discussions were centred on writing contests, Wikipedia Education ...

READ plus

27. Jul. 2018

2nd Edition Of Africa Wikimedia Developers Project Held in Cote d’ivoire

The Africa Wikimedia Developers Project (AWMD) organized its second workshop in Cote d’ivoire last week after the first edition was held in Ghana last year.The two-day workshop saw participants schooled on how to use phabricator to track bugs (problems on media wiki: the software responsible for all Wikimedia ...

READ plus

  • Previous
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • Next