Wikimedia chapters/Reports/Wikimedia Österreich/September 2020


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September 2020
Report


Wikiversity: Summer UniversityEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: Wikiversity and Wikipedia editing as integral part of a university course by the University of Vienna
  • volunteer organizers: Agruwie
  • what we contributed to this activity: co-organisation, information material, technical platform and hosting
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 2
  • newly registered  : 2
  • diversity  : 2 (2 women)
More information
project page at de.wikiversity (German)

WMAT summer strategy meetingEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: every year in summer, the WMAT board and some of the staff go on a strategy offsite in order to check how the year has been progressing and to prepare the annual plan and budget for the next year; this year we held a two-day-online meeting due to the Austrian Covid-19 development
  • what we contributed to this activity: staff time and technical platform
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 10
  • diversity  : 4 (2 women, 1 male foreigner, 1 female foreigner)
More information
The results of our planning are discussed with our community in the context of planning labs

New Wikimania scholarship programEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: upgrading our annual Wikimania scholarships to a permanent support program, matching WMAT's and WMDE's scholarship guidelines and processes
  • what we contributed to this activity: development together with WMDE
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 5
More information
Wikimania scholarship program (German version)
Wikimania scholarship program (English version)

Wartungsbausteinwettbewerb (Summer 2020)Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: recurring German-language Wikipedia writing contest for removing cleanup templates
  • volunteer organizers: HvW
  • what we contributed to this activity: awards
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Metrics
  • participants  : 35
  • quality  : 2,825 (2,825 improved German-language Wikipedia articles)
  • content pages  : 2,825
More information
project page on de.wikipedia (German)

Newcomers & diversity expert group meeting 2020-09Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: regular online meeting on how to reach, hold and welcome Wikipedia/Commons newcomers and to broaden the Austrian community's diversity
  • volunteer organizers: Regiomontanus
  • what we contributed to this activity: facilitation, video conference tool
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 4
  • diversity  : 3 (1 woman, 2 foreign women)
More information
WMAT's expert groups in members wiki (in German)

Organisational development expert group meeting 2020-09-09Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: video conference of one of WMAT's expert groups; discussing a new text for WMAT's rules of internal procedure about the coordination of longer absences of board members (e.g. parental leave)
  • volunteer organizers: UlliZ
  • what we contributed to this activity: facilitation, video conference tool
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 5
  • diversity  : 2 (1 women, 1 foreigner)
More information
WMAT's expert groups in members wiki (in German)
WMAT's rules of internal procedure (in German)

Partners, projects, international finances expert group meeting 2020-09-10Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: video conference of one of WMAT's expert groups; discussing input for the Wikimedia 2030 transition events
  • volunteer organizers: Philip Kopetzky
  • what we contributed to this activity: facilitation, video conference tool
Program
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 6
  • diversity  : 2 (2 foreigners)
More information
WMAT's expert groups in members wiki (in German)

Supported media files and pages using media filesEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: supported media files uploaded on Wikimedia Commons from 2020-09-01 to 2020-09-30
  • volunteer organizers: Isiwal, Uoaei1, Tsui, Tigerente; Krd, Svema, Pistenwolf, MarkusFelix and 2eight for Festivalsommer
  • what we contributed to this activity: equipment from our tech pool, accreditations for events, travel grants, post-processing software, skill transfer activities and/or support related to other activities
Program
Free Content
Metrics
  • new files  : 5,850
  • pages with files  : 1,733
  • quality  : 293 ( quality: 293)
  • useful content  : 1,498
  • versatile content  : 3,263

– last checked: 2020-02-12

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Category:Supported by Wikimedia Österreich on Wikimedia Commons


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