GLAM/Newsletter/July 2013/Contents/Mexico report
Wiki Loves Monuments meeting in Mexico City; Volunteers of Puebla and Fotofestin gets in the contest
Wiki Loves Monuments is warming now in Mexico. Trying to increase the participation and the reach of the contest, Wikimedia Mexico decides to make an alliance with Fotofestín, an annual universitary photograph contest leaded by Ariana Oropeza and Claudio Briones and made by a strong community of volunteers. Due to the expertise of fotofestin in the volunteering topics and the organization of contests, their help will be make a more bigger WLM.
Past July 27th we have the first Wiki Loves Monuments México meeting in Ciudad Universitaria of UNAM, and that was the opportunity for assign tasks and responsibilities to all the new team. There is much excitement in the team because of the activities we will have in WLM.
And for this year we will have the first program of activities in the state of Puebla, including promote the competition, finding sponsors and photo tours, thanks to the work of José Flores and Astrolabio agency.