The Wikidata ecosystem is a huge galaxy of exciting content, tools,
projects, powered by the communities as well as organizations working with
the software and the data. For seven years, people are gathering, starting
projects, developing tools, improving the editors' workflows, filling
various gaps, working all together to give more people more access to more
In the frame of the WikidataCon 2021, we are organizing the *WikidataCon
celebrate the work of people and groups involved in Wikidata, and highlight
some projects nominated by the community.
Until *October 10th*, you can participate and *nominate one or several
Wikidata-related projects* that you like, that are useful for you or for
the community. Such a project can be for example: a community gathering or
other initiative that led to great results (WikiProject, event,
editathon…), a tool (gadget, script, external tool…) or any other action
that led to improving Wikidata’s data, the workflow of its editors or the
The nomination process is taking place publicly and collaboratively on this
You can also help improving the description of projects that are already
nominated. After October 10th, the awards committee will select a few
projects that particularly caught their attention, and will present them
during the Wikidata community awards ceremony taking place during the first
day of the WikidataCon
In order to reach out to the broader audience as possible, feel free to
share this message on the talk pages, social media groups or other channels
where you are active and people from various groups and experiences on
Wikidata can participate. Thanks in advance for your help!
For the Awards committee,
Community Engagement Coordinator
Wikimedia Deutschland e.V.
Tempelhofer Ufer 23-24
Wikimedia Deutschland - Gesellschaft zur Förderung Freien Wissens e. V.
Eingetragen im Vereinsregister des Amtsgerichts Berlin-Charlottenburg unter
der Nummer 23855 Nz. Als gemeinnützig anerkannt durch das Finanzamt für
Körperschaften I Berlin, Steuernummer 27/029/42207.