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Ganda Wikipedia
Dan Frendin
Teacher in natural science and sustainable development
Stagneliusskolan and Wikimedia Sweden
a...
Ganda Wikipedia
“Ganda Wikipedia” or “Luganda Wikipedia” is
the Wikipedia edition in Buganda kingdom,
Uganda in the langua...
Prerequisite 1
Wikipedia is often the first
source the students get when
they search a subject on
internet.
Wikipedia is i...
Prerequisite 2
Wikipedia is a worldwide
collaboration project.
280 Languages
32 000 000 pages
4 383 000 articles
1 424 adm...
Prerequisite 3
Wikipedia zero
Free to surf in to Wikipedia
in many countries at no cost.
Photo: Omaranabulsi. Wikimedia Co...
Prerequisite 4
Mobile phones are very
common in Uganda
Photo: Dan Frendin
Prerequisite 5
Need of
strong
sustainability
Mbazzi, Mpigi district, Uganda. Photo: Dan Frendin
Mbazzi
Mpigi district
36 km West of Kampala
Photo: Dan Frendin
Mbazzi Wikipedia center
Supported by
Wikimedia Foundation and Wikimedia Sweden 2014
Photos: Paulina Bäckström
Wikipediaambassadeurs
WWF Sweden supported an education tour by
two wikipediaambassadeurs.
Photo: Paulina Bäckström
A culture of sharing knowledge
Mbazzi. Photos: Paulina Bäckström
Personal skills and knowledge
- Formal writing with use of sources
- Critics of sources and critical thinking
- Innovative...
Ganda Wikipedia
Source: Wikimedia
Ganda Wikipedia
Source: Wikimedia
Kumusha takes Wiki
Another similar
project started
at the same time
Wikiproject
Education for Sustainable Development
http://bit.ly/wikiprojectesd
Contacts
Dan Frendin
Paul Kiguba
dan.frendin@telia.com Mbazzi
Wikipediacenter
Twitter: @DanFrendin
pauluganda@gmail.com
Bl...
TEXT AND IMAGE SOURCES, CONTRIBUTORS, AND LICENSES
Dia 1
Image: Wikipedia-logo-v2-en.svg. Creator: Wikipedia-logo-v2-ts.sv...
TEXT AND IMAGE SOURCES, CONTRIBUTORS, AND LICENSES
Dia 7
Image: Dan Frendin CC BY-SA 3.0
Dia 8
All three images: Dan Frend...
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  1. 1. Ganda Wikipedia Dan Frendin Teacher in natural science and sustainable development Stagneliusskolan and Wikimedia Sweden a knowledge channel for human survival UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2015
  2. 2. Ganda Wikipedia “Ganda Wikipedia” or “Luganda Wikipedia” is the Wikipedia edition in Buganda kingdom, Uganda in the language luganda.
  3. 3. Prerequisite 1 Wikipedia is often the first source the students get when they search a subject on internet. Wikipedia is important as an open education resource.
  4. 4. Prerequisite 2 Wikipedia is a worldwide collaboration project. 280 Languages 32 000 000 pages 4 383 000 articles 1 424 administrators
  5. 5. Prerequisite 3 Wikipedia zero Free to surf in to Wikipedia in many countries at no cost. Photo: Omaranabulsi. Wikimedia Commons
  6. 6. Prerequisite 4 Mobile phones are very common in Uganda Photo: Dan Frendin
  7. 7. Prerequisite 5 Need of strong sustainability Mbazzi, Mpigi district, Uganda. Photo: Dan Frendin
  8. 8. Mbazzi Mpigi district 36 km West of Kampala Photo: Dan Frendin
  9. 9. Mbazzi Wikipedia center Supported by Wikimedia Foundation and Wikimedia Sweden 2014 Photos: Paulina Bäckström
  10. 10. Wikipediaambassadeurs WWF Sweden supported an education tour by two wikipediaambassadeurs. Photo: Paulina Bäckström
  11. 11. A culture of sharing knowledge Mbazzi. Photos: Paulina Bäckström
  12. 12. Personal skills and knowledge - Formal writing with use of sources - Critics of sources and critical thinking - Innovative thinking - Collaboration in a knowledge community - Computer skills - Knowledge about the subject - A possibility to work with real stuff in schools
  13. 13. Ganda Wikipedia Source: Wikimedia
  14. 14. Ganda Wikipedia Source: Wikimedia
  15. 15. Kumusha takes Wiki Another similar project started at the same time
  16. 16. Wikiproject Education for Sustainable Development http://bit.ly/wikiprojectesd
  17. 17. Contacts Dan Frendin Paul Kiguba dan.frendin@telia.com Mbazzi Wikipediacenter Twitter: @DanFrendin pauluganda@gmail.com Blogg: dfrendin.com
  18. 18. TEXT AND IMAGE SOURCES, CONTRIBUTORS, AND LICENSES Dia 1 Image: Wikipedia-logo-v2-en.svg. Creator: Wikipedia-logo-v2-ts.svg: Seb az86556. Licens: CC BY-SA 3.0 Dia 2 Image: Wikipedia-logo-v2-en.svg. Creator: Wikipedia-logo-v2-ts.svg: Seb az86556. Licens: CC BY-SA 3.0 Image commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:UG.svg. Creator: Shosholoza. Licens: CC BY-SA 3.0 Image: Uganda_CIA_map_PL.ng. Creator: CIA. Licens: Public domain Image: Buganda_(map)_showing_Kayunga_seccession.png. Creator: Buganda_(map).png:Kirk Licens: CC BY-SA 3.0 Dia 3 Image: From english Wikipedia Dia 4 Image: CC BY-SA 3.0 Dia 5: Image: Nairobi - Wikipedia Zero - 258A0333.jpg by Omaranabulsi. License: CC BY-SA 3.0 Dia 6: Images: Dan Frendin CC BY_SA 3.0
  19. 19. TEXT AND IMAGE SOURCES, CONTRIBUTORS, AND LICENSES Dia 7 Image: Dan Frendin CC BY-SA 3.0 Dia 8 All three images: Dan Frendin CC BY-SA 3.0 Dia 9, 10 and 11 All images: Paulina Bäckström Dia 13 and 14 Source: http://stats.wikimedia.org/EN/SummaryLG.htm Dia 15 Image: Africacentre.net. Creator: Isla Haddow-Flood. License: CC BY-SA 3.0 Dia 16 Image: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/bd/WPESD.svg Creator: Jan Ainali. License: CC BY_SA 3.0 T

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