WikiArabia 2019

4th edition of WikiArabia Conference.

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After three successful editions of WikiArabia and following the shared desire of the community to hold another, the fourth edition will be organized in 2019 in Morocco .

The conference has as its main theme Wikimedia and the local communities . It will focus on fostering cooperation between the various actors of the movement, as well as knowledge sharing, strategic discussions and community building, among others.


  • City: Marrakesh
  • Date: 4-6 October 2019

Important dates

22 October — 12 November 2018: Call for Participation.

22 October — 30 November 2018: Call for Submissions.

20th December 2018: Notification of scholarship recipients.

TBD: Publication of Conference Program.

4-6 October 2019: WikiArabia Conference.



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We have asked the organizers whether there would be a possibility to bring Wikimedia Space to WikiArabia. They aren’t promising anything, but they have allowed us to submit a proposal:

Thank you! And if you are attending and you would like to see Wikimedia Space used in the Arab region, please support this proposal!

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Just one day away! For any of you attending WikiArabia, I will be there giving a presentation and hosting a discussion about Space (linked above).

I’m really looking forward to connecting with you and hearing about the projects you’re working on. Feel free to come find me at any time (PM me here if you’d like to meet up but can’t find me!).

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Friday 16:05h

Will you open a live stream? so i could show it - #wikicon19

Greetings from Wuppertal/Germany

As far as I know, nothing will be live streamed (not sure the internet would be able to support that). If I find out differently I’ll let the organizers know!

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cool. i will be ready. youtube-live or periscope… ask someone of the participants… just ad #wikicon19 and ie @wikinews_ch (twitter) i have a nice place with a big screen #wikicon19 :-)