Submissions/Wikimedia movement and Disabilties: Why Wikimedian with Disabilities never counted?

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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. 2030 Subject - C6
Title of the submission
Wikimedia movement and Disabilties: Why Wikimedian with Disabilities never counted?
Type of submission (lecture, panel, tutorial/workshop, roundtable discussion, lightning talk, poster, birds of a feather discussion)
Author of the submission
Ellif (User:Galadrien)
Language of presentation
E-mail address
Galadrien / Ellif
Country of origin
Republic of Korea
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Wikimedians in Korea (Korean Wikimedia Association) / Inha University
Personal homepage or blog
I do not have any of official English page
Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)
In this presentation, I want to say Wikimedia movement should start an effort(s) for including Wikimedians with Disabilities. for sustain this argument, I want account following things: First, I want to find out What first strategy of Wikimedia foundation made. Second. I want to share experiences in Korean Wikipedia, who have Developmental Disabilities. Their experiences are including some of harassment, which is prohibited by the Foundation's policy. Third, I want to think a ways for finding and binding Wikimedians with Disabilities, And what they make more effort for making an 'Sum of Knowledge'. Therefore, I want to highlight that the inquiries and the necessity of making of usergroup for Wikimedians with Disabilities, which including all of the physical and psychological.
What will attendees take away from this session?
Attendees could hear of experiences of Wikimedians who have Disabilities, and think about the strategic way of including People with Disabilities into Wikimedia Movement.
Theme of presentation
WikiCulture & Community
For workshops and discussions, what level is the intended audience?
Length of session (if other than 25 minutes, specify how long)
25 minutes
Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
If I could receive full scholaships, I will.
Slides or further information (optional)
Special requests
I do not want to made it on Sunday.
Submission is a Draft

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