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Editing contest "Meet Russia"


Summary: In cooperation with the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Skopje, GLAM Macedonia has successfully organized an editing contest called ‘Meet Russia’, where 20 participants from the Wiki Clubs all over North Macedonia created or improved 625 articles for the entire month of February.

During the entire month of February, GLAM Macedonia in cooperation with the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Skopje organized a monthly editing challenge called Meet Russia. For the entire event, 20 young participants from our Wiki Clubs from all over the country created and improved 625 articles on different topics such as art, movies, geography, history, culture, sports, etc.

For the bigger safety of our participants, additional training and consultations were held online.

The official ceremony was held on the 17th of March at the Museum of the Macedonian Struggle where the Ambassador of the Russian Federation in Skopje, gave the awards and diplomas to the 5 best participants according to the protocols of social distancing.

  • More about the entire event here: Meet Russia
  • The official ceremony, Wiki Clubs, and participants were mentioned in several online magazines
  • Pictures from the official ceremony can be found here: Category:Meet_Russia
  • The best 5 editors are:

  1. Damjan Kirovski: 827 points
  2. Ina pet: 507 points
  3. Petar Barsa: 486 points
  4. Krstevska123: 229.5 points
  5. MikasaAckerman10: 202 points

Social Media channels or hashtags: Wiki Clubs, GLAM Macedonia