Wikipedia Zero

  1. Wikipedia Zero joins Mossab Banat on his trip to freely share human knowledge

    Banat has made over a hundred thousand edits and helped expand the Arabic Wikipedia while using zero-rated mobile data.... Read more

  2. Wikimedia and zero rating: clear principles for free knowledge

    The Wikimedia Foundation works to expand free and open access to knowledge everywhere, including areas where affordable access to the internet is a fundamental barrier. In some regions, the Foundation has utilized “zero-rating” to make mobile traffic to Wikipedia and the Wikimedia sites entirely free. This approach removes the barrier of cost for those wishing to read, learn, and contribute t... Read more

  3. What is Wikipedia Zero? (VIDEO)

    Watch this short video, which explains the Wikipedia Zero program, in under two minutes. Learn how (…)... Read more

  4. Wikimedia supports the Lyon Declaration and Access to Knowledge

    The Wikimedia Foundation is proud to join the Lyon Declaration on Access to Information and Development which calls for United Nations member states to provide all people the ability to access and share knowledge. After all, this speaks to the ambition of the Wikimedia movement: sharing the sum of all human knowledge to all people around the world. […]... Read more

  5. Wikipedia Zero and Net Neutrality: Protecting the Internet as a Public Space

    Imagine a world in which every single human being can freely share in the sum of all knowledge. That’s our commitment. – Wikimedia Foundation Vision Statement
    In November 2012, a group of students at Sinenjongo High School in Joe Slovo Park, a poor South African township, launched a petition to South African cell phone providers to provide access to Wikipedia free of charge. The studen... Read more

  6. Wikimedia Bangladesh and Grameenphone arranged a Wikipedia Contributor Day in Dhaka

  7. Open letter for free access to Wikipedia on mobile in South Africa

  8. Telenor Wikipedia Zero partnership will provide free access to Wikipedia on mobile in Myanmar

  9. Airtel Wikipedia Zero partnership to pilot Wikipedia via text

  10. Speaking about free knowledge and the law at Yale ISP