Submissions/Wikipedia in the Arab world

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Submission no.
Subject no.
Title of the submission
Wikipedia in the Arab world
Type of submission
Author of the submission
Mohamed Ouda
Country of origin
E-mail address
Mohamed Ouda
Personal homepage or blog
The Arabic Wikipedia is one of the rapidly growing Wikimedia Projects. I will analyze who edit Wikipedia in the Arab world and how can we encourage them to edit
Detailed proposal
The presentation will include the below points
  • who edit wikipedia in the Arab world
  • Challenges for progress of the Arabic Wikipedia
  • Initiatives to grow Arabic content on Wikipedia
  • Wikimedia education program in the Arab world
  • How we can improve the Arabic content
WikiCulture and Community
Length of presentation/talk
25 Minutes
Language of presentation/talk
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