Wiki Loves Women/Focus Group/Wiki Loves Women 2021 in Cameroon/Atelier Wikipedia et Wikidata

The first worskshop of the Wiki Loves Women 2021 in Cameroon Project took place on Saturday September 11, 2021 in Douala. The aim of this workshop was to present the project Wiki Loves Women and the #SheSaid Campaign and provide new and unexperienced editors with the knowledge and skills to get started on Wikipedia and Wikidata.

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Date and VenueEdit

  • Date: Saturday September 11, 2021
  • Venue: ActivSpaces (Akwa), Douala
  • Time: 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

ActivitiesEdit

IntroductionEdit

Gender Gap on Wikipedia and other Wikimedia Projects, About WikiLoves Women, About to the #SheSaid campaign, Account Creation for first-time editors

The Various Wikimedia ProjectsEdit

Presentation of the Wikimedia Foundation (creation, mission, how it is financed)

A brief presentation of Wikimedia projects

Introduction to WikidataEdit

  • What is Wikidata
  • What is structured data
  • How Search Engines used data from Wikidata
  • How to Contibute in Wikidata
  • Creation of new Wikidata entries for 12 Cameroonian Women

Introduction to WikipediaEdit

  • The Five Pillars
  • How to make an edit on Wikipedia
  • The structure of a Wikipedia article
  • Eligibility Criteria for new article for a
  • How to get started in the Sandbox

OutcomesEdit

  • 13 participants (7 women and 6 men. 10 of them had exisiting Wikimedia account. 7 have only contributed once on Wiki. 3 made some edits this year on a Wiki).
  • 12 prominent Cameroonian women identified for their Wikipedia articles to be created
  • 9 Wikidata entries of Cameroonian Women created
  • Each participants made at least 2 edits on Wikidata
  • Each participant made at least one edit on Wikipedia
  • Each particpant create a sandbox and wrote the first few lines of her/his assigned article

ParticipantsEdit

  1. Wikieloben (talk) 14:18, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  2. Barichnel Sonna (talk) 14:19, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  3. --Kenrol (talk) 14:18, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  4. Happi Raphael
  5. Mouenthias
  6. Marionneson
  7. --OlivierMoukodi (talk) 14:19, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  8. --Farida Takenzo (talk) 14:22, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  9. --154.73.203.140 14:23, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  10. --Tatiana kuessie (talk) 14:25, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  11. E82MAA (talk) 14:32, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  12. --Caryvane (talk) 14:24, 11 September 2021 (UTC)
  13. --ArnoBOUJIKA (talk) 21:05, 12 September 2021 (UTC)

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