Strategy/Wikimedia movement/2017/Sources/Cycle 2/Wikimedia Ghana User Group Discussion

Information edit

What group or community is this source coming from?

name of group Wikimedia Ghana User Group
virtual location (page-link) or physical location (city/state/country) Ghana
Location type (e.g. local wiki, Facebook, in-person discussion, telephone conference) Whatsapp group
# of participants in this discussion (a rough count) 9

Summary edit

The summary is a group of summary sentences and associated keywords that describe the relevant topic(s).

Lines Theme (refer to key) Question (refer to key) Summary Statement Keyword
1 A 1 Wikimedia has an opportunity to make any adjustments they want to make since they going to have communities who would implement them. Community Health
2 E 1 The wiki becoming a trusted source of knowledge can happen through engaging stakeholders in the knowledge sharing institutions that already exist. We should establish healthy PR environments with them. Partnership
3 E 1 Partnership will help get access to information/content for our pages to become the most respected source of knowledge. Our partners can campaign/speak towards us being authentic. Partnership
4 A 1  Healthy, inclusive communities first because a truly global movement will flow from cohesive communities. It'll be easier to get stuff done. Community Health
5 E 1 Engaging the knowledge ecosystem will ensure us becoming the most respected source of knowledge Partnership
6 D 1 The most respected source of knowledge because that will lead to more confidence from the general public in the Wikimedia Foundation. Public confidence
7 D 3 There would have to be experts (additional editors) going through all edits before they become live – which might make Wikipedia lose its flexibility but definitely make it more credible. Vetting articles

Taken together, all the summary sentences should provide an accurate summary of what was discussed with the specific community.

Fill in the table, using these 2 keys.

Theme key
  1. Healthy, inclusive communities
  2. The augmented age
  3. A truly global movement
  4. The most trusted source of knowledge
  5. Engaging in the knowledge ecosystem
Questions key
  1. What impact would we have on the world if we follow this theme?
  2. How important is this theme relative to the other 4 themes? Why?
  3. Focus requires tradeoffs. If we increase our effort in this area in the next 15 years, is there anything we’re doing today that we would need to stop doing?
  4. What else is important to add to this theme to make it stronger?
  5. Who else will be working in this area and how might we partner with them?

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Detailed notes (Optional) edit

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