Submissions/WikiFundi: An Early Deployment in Cape Town

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This is a Completed submission for Wikimania 2017 ready to be reviewed by a member of the Programme Committee.

Submission no. 7008 Subject - P1
Title of the submission
WikiFundi: An Early Deployment in Cape Town
Type of submission (lecture, panel, tutorial/workshop, roundtable discussion, lightning talk, poster, birds of a feather discussion)
Poster
Author of the submission

Michael Graaf

Language of presentation

English

E-mail address

graaf.michael(at)gmail.com

Username

michaelgraaf

Country of origin

South Africa

Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)

WikimediaZA/ University of Cape Town

Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)

WikiFundi is a newly developed editable offline Wikipedia environment. I am deploying it in disadvantaged schools using the mother tongues of the learners.

What will attendees take away from this session?

Knowledge

Theme of presentation
For workshops and discussions, what level is the intended audience?
Length of session (if other than 25 minutes, specify how long)
25 minutes

Poster sessions

Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?

I have applied for a sponsorship on the strength of being in the committee for WikiMania '18

Slides or further information (optional)
Special requests
Is this Submission a Draft or Final?

Final.

Info

This is a Completed submission for Wikimania 2017 ready to be reviewed by a member of the Programme Committee.

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  1. Anthere (talk) 11:07, 28 March 2017 (UTC) (I'll look at the poster with much interest). See lightning talk about WikiFundi Submissions/WikiFundi : editing Wikipedia offline across Africa
  2. Amir É. Aharoni (talk) 18:40, 8 April 2017 (UTC)
  3. Daniel Mietchen (talk) 02:08, 10 April 2017 (UTC)
  4. GastelEtzwane (talk) 12:43, 11 April 2017 (UTC)
  5. GDubuc (WMF) (talk) 20:30, 1 May 2017 (UTC)
  6. VMasrour (WMF) (talk) 21:59, 3 May 2017 (UTC)