Grants:Project/Rapid/NCPUG/Wiki Loves Africa Photowalk

NCPUG Wiki Loves Africa Photowalk
This Photowalk is inline with Wiki Loves Africa with the theme Home and Habitat. This project seek to capture homes and Habitat in the northern Nigerian. Within Hausa Community States.
start date15th February
start year2022
end date20th June
end year2022
budget (local currency)1,289,000
budget (USD)3,137.72
grant typeuser group
granteeMusa Vacho77Anasskoko

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Please see the sample Photowalk application before drafting your application.

Project GoalEdit

Choose one or more of the following goals. You can add or delete goals as needed. You can add details to each goal.

  1. Walk to capture habitat, homes and Moment in northern Nigeria.
  2. Add images to wiki Commons
  3. Engage existing editors
  4. Train existing editors
  5. participatory to wiki loves Africa
  6. Workshop to upload the images

Project PlanEdit


Tell us how you'll carry out your project. Be sure to answer the following questions:
1. How many walks/tours will you organize and how many people on each walk?

There will be 8 tours within Northern Nigeria (North central)and each walk will include 5 editors each. And the tour will give special consideration to North central. Where cultural indigenous people lives most. We will use this opportunity to display northern now with the security challenges.

2. What kind of content will the walks focus on? Why is this topic a priority?

The content will focused on homes and habitat in other to go inline with Wiki Loves Africa 2022 Theme, working to be part of the community Wiki Loves Africa 2022/Participating communities.

3. How have you let relevant Wikimedia communities know about this proposal? You are required to provide links to on-wiki pages to inform these communities about your proposed work. Examples of places where this can be done include community discussion pages, affiliate discussion pages, or relevant project talk pages.
You may also provide information about external social media channels you may be using.

Yes we will be using, Facebook as an external social media, WhatsApp and Instagram. As we already have existing Wikimedians group in each and everyone of them.
  • Here is the link to Hausa Community portal.[1]

4. How will you let participants know about the phot walk? In what ways will you be communicating with them?
For example, these can include on-wiki spaces, social media channels, mailing lists, messaging apps, or physical/online gatherings.

Yes this will be thorough, social media as we mention above and also on wiki space, the Hausa Community portal and the community portal in Commons Wikimedia.

5. What is the plan to ensure images will be used on Wikimedia projects?

There will be 2 edit-a-thorn where editors will participate and contribute towards the uploading the captured images and also help in their usage within the Wikimedia movement in general.

6. Do participants have the equipment or skills needed to participate and contribute high quality content? If not, how will you support them?

most of the participants used their mobile phone and limited camera, the help I think needed is data support during the event and some computer rentals if necessary.

7. Is there anything else you want to tell us about this project?

This project will be inline with wiki Loves Africa 2022 and it goes with the theme homes and habitat. This images will try to capture images within northern Nigeria with special consideration to North Central. It will capture, people, homes, habitat, and animal.

8. Are you running any in-person events or activities? If so, you will need to complete the steps outlined on the Risk Assessment protocol related to COVID-19. When you have completed these steps, please provide a link to your completed copy of the risk assessment tool below:


How will you know if the project is successful and you've met your goals? Please include the following targets and feel free to add more:

  1. Number of participants : 20 for training
  2. Number of photos uploaded to Wikimedia Commons : 1000
  3. Number of photos used on Wikimedia projects : 100


What resources do you have? Include information on who is organizing the project, what they will do, and if you will receive support from anywhere else (in-kind donations or additional funding).

We have mobile phones and Cameras to be used, no need for hiring cameras.

What resources do you need? For your funding request, list bullet points for each expense and include a total amount.

Sl.No Item Quantity Rate (NGN) Total (NGN) Notes
Total Cost of Event
(Sum total :NGN (USD )).
1 Hall 2 days 120,000 240,000 Cost for venue to hold a training.
2 Data 2 days 80,000 160,000 Cost of data to carry out training and to upload audio and video files to Wikimedia Commons, for 2days event and one day online training.
Transportation 1 20 - 30 5,000 90,000 For the in person events.
4 Transportation 2 3 days ------------ 175,000 The amount to spent for transportation of organizers, and the participants across various desired states of Nigeria.
6 Certificate 15 2,000 42,000 Certificate of participation to participants
7 Computers Rental 20 4,000 X 20 80,000 The amount for computer rentals.
8 projector Rental 2 days 20,000 40,000 Projector for two days events.
9 Food & snacks 2 days ------- 200,000 The amount of money to spent for food to participants and organizers during 2 days training .
9a Food & snacks 3 days X 10 part X 3times daily 175,000 8 days phot walk refreshments for 10 participants, will be snacks, water and drinks. 3 times daily.
10 Medicals 2 days ------ 98,000 Amount to buy medical materials for safety against Covid19, these include nose mask, hand sanitizer, hand wash.
11 Branded T-Shirts and Merchandisers 20 ------- 60,000 Merchandisers: T-shirts, Caps.
TOTAL 2,289,000
Grand Total: NGN 1,289,000/ USD (1 USD = 3,137.72 Naira to a Dollar as of Dec 15, 2021 in


Community members are encouraged to endorse your project request here!

  Support Anthere (talk) 21:37, 17 December 2021 (UTC). However, it is unclear to me to which community/usergroup this request is attached ?
The answer to that question is Nigerian Commons Photographers Usergroup (NCPUG) [2] Anthere (talk) 22:33, 4 January 2022 (UTC)