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  1. Community digest: Virtual exhibitions help make Estonian artworks accessible to everyone; news in brief

    The Wikimedia community in Estonia has partnered with several museums in the country to help unveil their collections through Wikimedia projects. The first virtual art exhibition, focusing on art from World War I, saw unprecedented success on the Estonian Wikipedia. In addition, this week’s news in brief include updates about the Wikipedia Library’s newest star coordinator, a WikiGap event... Read more

  2. Portuguese Wikipedia hits one million articles

    Celebrating the fifteenth Wikipedia to cross the one million article rubicon.... Read more

  3. Meet some featured Wikimedia volunteers from India

    Every month, Wikimedia India selects an exceptionally performing user from the Indian community and features the user on its page. This practice has been effective in engaging dedicated editors with others in the community. ... Read more

  4. Kusudamas and production schedules: The joy of being a Visiting Wikimedian for the Wikimedia Conference

    Vira Motorko is a Project Manager at Wikimedia Ukraine. Through Wikimedia Germany’s Visiting Wikimedian program, they helped plan the 2018 Wikimedia Conference, held earlier this year in Berlin.... Read more

  5. Wikimedia Canada hits the red carpet, cameras in hand

    Canada’s Wikimedia chapter is collaborating with local organizations to coordinate photography sessions with public figures. The results go up on Wikipedia.... Read more

  6. Mexican Ministry of Culture and Wikimedia Mexico partner to preserve Mexican culture and heritage

    “We are excited to continue to expand Wikipedia’s free knowledge alongside one of the leading keepers of culture in my country,” says Iván Martínez, President of Wikimedia Mexico.... Read more

  7. Community digest: On Wikipedia, bridges across cultures are connecting Latin America with North Africa and the Middle East; news in brief

    Bridges across Cultures is a recent and new writing competition on Wikipedia that gathered Wikipedians from Latin America with the Middle East and North Africa regions. In addition, this week’s news in brief includes updates about the Foundation’s community engagement insights, Wikimania, Wikimedia conference, and more.... Read more

  8. Advocating for a better legal framework for free knowledge: Brussels

    Independent Wikimedia chapters in Europe have a pair of policy advisers working to promote the Wikimedia movement’s ideals in the European Union’s public policy.... Read more

  9. Six ways to motivate a volunteer community

    Motivation is a complex phenomenon. Last year, we spent some time trying to understand what it means for our work as volunteer supporters. After all, motivation is what makes people volunteer.... Read more

  10. See the winners from the 2017 Wiki Science Competition in Ukraine

    Science has to be visible, and Wikipedia needs illustrations. Both goals met in the Wiki Science Competition. Here are winners from its Ukrainian sub-contest.... Read more