Wikimedia chapters/Reports/Wikimedia España/2011-07-09

This is the chapter report of Wikimedia España for the months of July, August and September 2011.

Activity report

July/August/September 2011


  • 16-18.07.2011: Board meeting in Miraflores de la Sierra (Madrid)
  • 24.07.2011: Workshop about Wikipedia and Wikimedia at AIS LAN Party, in Silla


  • 03-07.08.2011: Participation in Wikimania 2011 Haifa Cientos de internautas se congregan en Israel en la séptima Wikimanía (intervención de Gongora)
  • 15.08.2011: Radio interview for the program "La Rosa de los Vientos" of Onda Cero [2]
  • 16.08.2011: Placed order for 20 WLM t-shirts to WLM-eu
  • 21.08.2011: Asked for a 310€ grant from WLM-eu budget to finance prizes of Wiki Loves Monuments contest in Spain
  • 25.08.2011: Received official notification from FICOD: Wikimedia España has been selected as content collaborator for FICOD 2011
  • 31.08.2011: Official press release of Wiki Loves Monuments contest in Spain distributed to 1000+ media contacts Press mentions
  • 31.08.2011: Events created in Facebook and Tuenti for Wiki Loves Monuments contest in Spain. 618 people contacted in total the first day, 80 confirming participation


  • 01-30.09.2011: Start of Wiki Loves Monuments Contest ( [3]
  • 01.09.2011: Radio interview for Onda Cero Sevilla about Wikipedia and Wiki Loves Monuments contest in Spain
  • 01.09.2011: Fundación Telefónica releases data on WikiEducared event, in which Wikimedia España participated along with other Iberocoop members Release PDF file (Spanish)
  • 05.09.2011: Interview to Jorge Sierra for the newspaper "El Faro de Vigo" [4]
  • 07.09.2011: Created Announcements-l. Public mailing list of announcements
  • 08.09.2011: Received T-shirt order for Wiki Loves Monuments contest
  • 20.09.2011: Radio interview for Radio León about Wikipedia, Wikimedia and Wikiproject León [5]
  • 21.09.2011: Wikimedia España, official partner of "Share Your African Knowledge: European cultural institutions share their African knowledge on Wikipedia", also known as WikiAfrica [6]
  • 23.09.2011: Participation in a roundtable titled "Wikipedia vs Encyclopedia" in the TV show "Para todos La 2" in channel La 2 (RTVE) [7]
  • 29.09.2011: Meeting between Wikimedia España and the local community of Mozilla Firefox in Valladolid [8]
Wiki Loves Monuments 2011
Total number of
Total number of
First prize Second prize Third prize
(514 new)
16 252 WLM 2011      

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