A multi-national contest that creates a fun way for students to learn how knowledge is built by contributing to Vikidia, the little sister of Wikipedia dedicated to children aged 8-15 years. Status: Active Link to the contest home page : WikiChallenge_Ecoles_d’Afrique   WikiChallenge Ecoles d’Afrique is a multi-national contest that creates a fun, engaging way … Read More

Wiki Loves Africa

“Photography continues to play a key role in how we are seen, not just as Africans, but as black people from every corner of the world. Stereotypes and prejudice are incited by images, and if it’s used, yet again, to undermine those of us who are truly doing the difficult work, then we need to … Read More


Provides an offline editable environment that enables new contributors to learn how to edit Wikipedia and work on articles collaboratively, even when access to power, technology and the internet is unavailable. Status: Active In Africa, access to electricity, technology and internet connectivity often fails or is not available at all. Driven by the belief that … Read More

WikiAfrica Hour

WikiAfrica Hour is a monthly vodcast to support the activities of the WikiAfrica movement and wikimedians across Africa. In 2021, Wiki In Africa launched the WikiAfrica Hour. WikiAfrica Hour is a live broadcast, interview format monthly ‘vodcast’ that aims to reconnect, network, and drive sharing and collaborations across the continent. The ‘show’ is currently hosted by Ceslause Ogbonnaya. … Read More

The ISA Tool

ISA is a fun, multilingual, mobile-first ‘microcontributions’ tool, that makes it easy for (groups of inexperienced) people to add structured data to images on Wikimedia Commons.