Episode 9: The Offline technology bridge

In epsiode 9, Ceslause talks to the Wikimedia fundis behind offline access. With over 4 billon people disconnected digitally, these amazing projects are working to bridge the divide. Listen to the ideas behind these projects. 

WikiFundi – closing the digital divide offline

30th January 2022

Now in Spanish, English, and French. For most people reading this, being online has become an integral part of our lives. It is how we function, work, communicate, collaborate, and connect to our families, friends, communities, and colleagues.  Yet nearly 37% of the global population is not connected at all. For most people, being offline … Read More

WikiFundi wins the Open Education Award for Excellence 2021 in Open Infrastructure !

18th October 2021

On the 15th October 2021, Open Education Global announced the international winners of the Open Asset category in the annual Open Education Awards for Excellence. For 10 years, the Open Education Awards for Excellence has celebrated the initiatives, projects, practices, materials, resources, and individuals that grow, expand and drive Open Education globally. This year the … Read More

Announcing release of updated and enanced open source offline editing solution WikiFundi!

20th December 2018

Cape Town, South Africa. 10 December 2018 – Wiki In Africa is proud to announce the launch of version 2 of WikiFundi. WikiFundi (www.wikifundi.org)  is an open-source editing platform that provides an offline editable environment with a similar experience to editing Wikipedia online. This version has been tailored to further assist and support educators and community … Read More