The virtual Wikithon will consist of 12 two hour competitions from 14 December 14:30 WITA to 15 December 14:30. Prizes will be awarded every two hours. Teams are welcome to participate virtually or in some on the ground venues. REGISTER HERE
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From Asia Views, April 2, 2018… Once scoffing at Wikipedia, academics are slowly entertaining the idea that crowd-sourced knowledge might be a useful starting point for serious research as Wikipedia and other crowd-source platforms have “metamorphosed from gangly cultural interloper(s) into the de facto reference work of first resort.” Recent work by the Spatial History Project at Stanford[…]
BASAbali partners with government appointed “Language Ambassadors” and takes the wiki walking! Read more from this piece in MSBR magazine and learn about where the wiki has been going.
The digital tools that threaten local languages also offer potential to keep them alive.
Immediate relief efforts from the impending eruption of Mt Agung are already underway by the government, community, and by an incredible collaboration of NGOs. We will support these efforts now by providing a portion of these funds to transport children from evacuation camps to school. We are also targeting our fundraising efforts for several months[…]
How can plants be used to cure illnesses? Check out our medicinal plant initiative on the wiki!
The United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) elegantly relate to the Balinese philosophy of Tri Hita Karana: harmony of people with PEOPLE, harmony of people with NATURE, and harmony of people with the SPIRITUAL. Learn more about the importance of SDG.