Wonderful photos! Congratulations to the winners and to the organizers.
(This can be just the beginning of the journey for these photos: you can
look around your local Wikipedia for opportunities to use these photos in
articles, where many more people will see them!)
On Fri, Jul 12, 2019 at 5:40 PM Isla Haddow Flood <isla(a)wikiloveswomen.org>
Wiki In Africa is pleased to announce the winners for Wiki Loves Africa
2019. The theme this year was PLAY! and the winners are ...
1. 1st place prize goes to the photo, Playing in the Nuba Mountains by Marco
in South Sudan.
2. 2nd Prize goes to Peekaboo by Summer Kamal
3. 3rd prize goes to My Skills (Teenagers in the street) by Mohamed
Hozyen Ahmed (also from Egypt).
4. The prize for Women in Sport goes to Girls Wrestling by Yvonne
Youmbi from Cameroon.
5. The prize for capturing a traditional form of play goes to Horses
at Fantasia by Sofiane Mohammed Amri in Algeria.
You can view the winning images on Commons here:
You can view the full range of images submitted here:
Congratulations to all the prize winner! The organisers would like to
thank Erina Muhame for managing the jury process and the jurors for their
Thanks also to all of you – the Wikimedians (usergroups and volunteers)
across Africa – who hosted events that both explained and encouraged
Isla and Florence
(Usernames: Islahaddow and Anthere)
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