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Ukraine’s Cultural Diplomacy Month 2022

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17 February 2022 @ 00:00 17 March 2022 @ 23:59 UTC

  • What: This is a public writing contest, which sets aim to create and improve articles about the culture and people of Ukraine in as many language editions of Wikipedia as possible. The list of articles to focus on has been provided by the organizers of the challenge in Ukraine. The most active participants will receive prizes.
  • When: The writing challenge is held from 00:01, 17 February 2022 (UTC) until 23:59, 17 March 2022 (UTC).
  • How: The contest is simple in structure, with 4 steps: Select articles to work on → Get points for your work → Aim to gain as many points as possible → Get awarded for your contribution!
  • Who: Any Wikipedian with a created account on any wiki can help to collaborate on writing and/or translating the articles related to Ukrainian culture in any language. To participate you need to sign up on the Participants section.
  • Why: The contest is organized by Wikimedia Ukraine in cooperation with Ukrainian Institute and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine. Wikipedia is missing articles about all kinds of topics, and through this contest we hope to improve articles about cultural phenomena significant to Ukrainian people. Improving Wikipedia’s articles and coverage around Ukrainian culture is important to ensure that our readers find high-quality information.