Art +feminism - Women in sports

June 3rd, 2023 - April 30th, 2023
Lagos, Nigeria
12:00am — 12:00am EST
Ikeja, Lagos

The Art+feminism Women in sports 2023 will feature these line of events

Events For Art+feminism Women in sports 

In person traning – june 3(1pm-4pm)

Edit a thon contest – june 3 till june 26, 2023

project Goals

The aim of this project is Bridge content gap of women in sports in Wikipedia, Wikiquote and Wikidata. Adding entries of more women related articles on Wikipedia and other sister projects (Wikiquote and Wikidata).

We will be organizing physical and virtual training on how to edit Wikipedia, Wikiquote and Wikidata.

Creating more content about women and sport in Nigeria and also bridging gender gap in Nigeria sport.

Creating more entries for new articles about Nigeria women in basketball, football, athletics, volleyball, cricket, swimming and any other sports.

In-Person Event (june 3,2023. Time:1pm-4pm)

The physical event will hold on the 3rd june, 2023  venue: American corner, ikeja, Lagos

There will be training editors on how to adequately edit and contribute on Wikipedia, Wikidata and Wikiquote on articles relating to women in sport and also educating participate on the art+feminism campaign goals. There will also be a short edit a thon during the training, to evaluate the results of the training before the main edit a thon contest. Prizes will be awarded.

Below are the link to Google form for registration and also join the WhatsApp group to get more information on the project.

Physical Event link


WhatsApp group link


Edit-a-thon contest

This will start immediately after the physical training, as participants will create and improve articles relating to women in sports. Prizes will be awarded to top contributors.

Target Participants

Engaging both existing and new editors on how to create and improve articles on both Wikipedia, Wikidata and Wikiquote.

COVID Policy

We will adhere strictly to the Wikimedia friendly space policy and UCOC all through the project activities and also enlighten all participants about it.

Organiser and Participants will manage social distancing.

The environment for the physical training will be keep clean and fumigated.

There will adequate sensitization about the COVID friendly policies. Hand sanitizer will be provided for participants before the event starts.

Article Metrics

Create and improve 40 Wikidata articles.

Create and improve 20 Wikipedia articles.

Create and improve 20 Wikiquote articles