[Foundation-l] Putting the Foundation back in WMF

Andrew Whitworth wknight8111 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 23 20:25:29 UTC 2007

> > How will they contribute? For a start, I think they'll be using an
> > offline copy of Wikipedia, and secondly, they are not likely to have
> > access to any other resources with which to research things to add to
> > Wikipedia.
> Connectibility will indeed remain a problem for some time yet.
> They can contribute about their own culture, or they can interpret other
> useful world information into the local language.
> Ec

You don't need a lot of references to participate in Wikibooks,
Wikijunior, Wikiversity, Wiktionary, etc. Once you get past the
wikipedia-centric world view, there are plenty of opportunities for
OLPC children around the world to contribute to the WMF projects.

--Andrew Whitworth

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