Wiki Loves Women’s Inspiring Open podcast series launched!

26th March 2022

(written and released by Sascha Polkey at Rabbit In a Hat) Wiki Loves Women (a project of Wiki in Africa) is a champion of women’s stories. With projects across Africa and the Middle East empowering women with the tools and platforms to be heard, they have accumulated a vault of interesting tales from dynamic women … Read More

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

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