Florence Devouard

  1. Community Digest: Using data to visualize Wikipedia knowledge gaps; news in brief

    This group has compared data from Wikidata to define the knowledge gaps on Wikimedia projects about Africa. The resulting visualizations helped make the gaps easier to understand for anyone. In addition, this week’s news in brief includes the second WikiCite in Vienna, the Danish and Ukrainian Wikipedia communities celebrate their Wikipedia anniversary, an effort to commemorate the WWI era o... Read more

  2. The digest—Wiki Loves Africa roars into its second year; notes in brief

    For many reasons, coverage of African topics on many Wikimedia sites, including the various Wikipedias, lags behind other continents. One project is aiming to change that by encouraging people on the African continent to donate their images, videos, and audio to Wikipedia.... Read more

  3. Wiki Loves Africa photo contest announces winning pictures

    The “Wiki Loves Africa” photo contest about “Cuisine” resulted in over 6,000 image uploads to Commons. Learn more, see the jury-selected prize winners — and vote for the Community Prize! (…)... Read more

  4. African cuisine is the theme of the first ever “Wiki Loves Africa” photo contest