Episode 14: WikiGovernance: Getting On Board

In episode 14, Ceslause talks to five of candidates for the 2022 Wikimedia Foundation board elections. Six out of eight community seats became vacant in 2021. Four were filled in 2021, so this year’s upcoming election is aimed at filling the 2 remaining seats on the Board. Could one of the next board members come from Africa?

Episode 13: AfroGLAM

In episode 13, Ceslause talks to some of the people across Africa who are tirelessly working to share the knowledge and heritage from Africa’s Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums with the world via Wikipedia.

Episode 12: Who is Maryana Iskander?

In episode 12, Ceslause checks in with the Wikimedia Foundation’s brand new CEO, Maryana Iskander. How does one settle into such a complex organisation – and what are her hopes and fears for the future?

Wiki In Africa is expanding! Opening position for a Communications Coordinator

1st March 2022

The role We are looking for a Communications Coordinator to heighten awareness of, interest in, and participation in our programmes in the exciting Wikisphere. The Communications Coordinator will not only provide vital and relevant information about our projects (why, what, and where to be involved), but will also provide opportunities for the larger community to … Read More

Wiki Loves Africa 2022 – Home & Habitat

15th February 2022

Challenging Home and Habitat across Africa is perceived on Wikipedia Wiki Loves Africa 2022 – one of Africa’s largest photographic competitions – launches to visually celebrate Home and Habitat across Africa. Photographers, videographers, filmmakers and audiophiles (professionals and skilled amateurs) are invited to enter. Entries illustrate Wikipedia articles. Prizes totaling USD7000 to be won.. Cape Town, … Read More