See also WikiIndaba 2014
Wiki Indaba is a 3 day conference to be held in Johannesburg (South Africa). It will be a gathering of African Wikimedians and other open knowledge volunteers who are aligned to our mission.The first African Wiki Indaba will be held at the Premier Hotel, OR Tambo for 3 days from 19 – 22 June 2014.
To help us organize sessions and accomplish our goals of developing a shared understanding and set of actions for improving wikimedia's foot print in Africa, we intend to focus this first conference on two aspects as follows:
- Community Activation - through gender gender specific initiatives, GLAMs and Educational institutions.
- Corporate Governance - Chapter formations, Accountability and access to funding.
This conference will be attended by members of the Wikimedia Foundation and will be represented by the following countries:
- Ivory Coast
- South Africa
A total of 50 participants are confirmed to attend the event.