Webinar — COVID-19 and human rights: How to share the facts on Wikipedia

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On Tuesday, 2 June, 2020, the Wikimedia Foundation and the United Nations Human Rights Office co-hosted the webinar, “COVID-19 and human rights: How to share the facts on Wikipedia.”

The webinar focused on the role Wikipedia is playing as an essential informational resource during the pandemic, and how you can strengthen Wikipedia’s coverage on the human rights dimensions of COVID-19.

Watch a recording of the webinar here:

Speakers include:

  • Peggy Hicks: Director, Thematic Engagement, Special Procedures and Right to Development Division, UN Human Rights
  • Netha Hussain: Wikimedia volunteer; physician and researcher
  • Alex Stinson (moderator): Senior Strategist, Community Programs, Wikimedia Foundation