Africa’s Fashion and Design Celebrated in Continent-wide Photographic Competition

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Feb 29, 2016
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Cape Town, 19th February 2016 – During October and November 2015, as part of the continent-wide Wiki Loves Africa Competition, people from across the African continent took photographs that related to the production, sales, uses and display of cultural fashion and adornment in their country and submitted them to Wikipedia’s media repository Wikimedia Commons. The […]

Wiki Loves Africa 2015:

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Sep 14, 2015
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Wiki Loves Africa 2015 has been announced and eight intrepid volunteer groups across Africa are ready to host  training events, meet-ups and upload sessions across Africa. For the 2015 competition, Africa’s Wikipedia volunteers chose the theme Cultural Fashion and Adornment. The contest encourages media that represents cultural dress, fashion and a diversity of adornment. Cultural fashion has been […]

Wiki Loves Culture – talk at the Mhub

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Jul 14, 2015
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Last Saturday 11 July, I had the pleasure of sharing some of the projects under WikiAfrica at the Mhub, Malawi’s innovation and technology hub located in Lilongwe. With 9 techprenuers in attendance, it was quite a pleasant chat with lots of insights shared. I highlighted the Share Your Knowledge project, initiated last year with funding […]

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