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[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedians for Sustainable Development - July Newsletter

Jan Ainali-3
This is our eighth newsletter, covering July 2020. This issue has news
related to SDGs 3, 5, 7, 10, 11, 15 and 16.

*Meetings*

   - Upcoming: Wikimedians for Sustainable Development online meeting
   August 2 (SDG all) [19]
   - Upcoming: Wikimedians for Sustainable Development online meeting
   August 16 (SDG all) [20]
   - Past: Wikimedians for Sustainable Development online meeting July 5
   (SDG all) [18]

*News*

   - Another Wikipedian is cultivated (SDG 3) [1]
   - Wikijournal of Medicine to be indexed in SCOPUS (SDG 3) [2]
   - How Wikipedia Became a Battleground for Racial Justice (SDG 10) [3]
   - Sask. doctor keeps COVID-19 Wikipedia info accurate with encyclopedic
   dedication (SDG 3) [4]
   - We stand for racial justice (SDG 10) [10]
   - Edit Loud, Edit Proud: LGBTIQ+ Wikimedians and Global Information
   Activism (SDG 10) [15]
   - WikiProject Black Lives Matter (SDG 10) [16]
   - The Power of Knowledge: A Look at the AfroCROWD Juneteenth Conference
   on Civil Rights (SDG 10) [24]
   - #WikiHerStory: a month-long initiative to amplify gender equity work
   on Wikimedia projects (SDG 5) [25]
   - How the internet will change our coronavirus memories (SDG 3) [26]
   - How volunteers created Wikipedia‚Äôs world-beating Covid-19 coverage
   (SDG 3) [30]
   - COVIWD - A Covid-19 Wikidata dashboard (SDG 3) [31]

*Research*

   - COVID-19 research in Wikipedia (SDG 3) [11]
   - A Quantitative Portrait of Wikipedia's High-Tempo Collaborations
   during the 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic (SDG 3) [12]
   - COVID-19 mobility restrictions increased interest in health and
   entertainment topics on Wikipedia (SDG 3) [13]
   - A protocol for adding knowledge to Wikidata, a case report (SDG 3) [14]

*Videos*

   - Wikimedia Research: Medical knowledge on Wikipedia (SDG 3) [23]
   - More black stories need to be told -- and more black contributors need
   to tell them! (SDG 10) [29]

*New WikiProjects*

   - Wikipedia:WikiProject Black Lives Matter (SDG 10) [17]

*Featured content*

   - Alpine newt (SDG 15) [5]
   - Dementia with Lewy bodies (SDG 3) [6]
   - Secretarybird (SDG 15) [7]
   - List of procyonids (SDG 15) [8]
   - List of Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Berkshire (SDG 15) [8]

*New Wikidata properties*

   - thefreedictionary medical term ID (SDG 3) [21]
   - Naturv√•rdsverket Anordningar OBJECTID (SDG 15) [22]
   - public transport stop (SDG 11) [27]
   - energy consumption per transaction (SDG 7) [28]
   - BTI Governance Index (SDG 16) [32]
   - BTI Status Index (SDG 16) [32]
   - distribution map of taxon (SDG 15) [34]
   - Queensland Biota ID (SDG 15) [35]
   - Australian Weed ID (SDG 15) [36]

*Links*

   - [1]
   https://wikiedu.org/blog/2020/07/01/another-wikipedian-is-cultivated/
   - [2]
   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/2020-06-28/News_and_notes
   - [3]
   https://slate.com/technology/2020/06/wikipedia-george-floyd-neutrality.html
   - [4]
   https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/sask-doctor-keeps-covid-19-wikipedia-info-accurate-with-encyclopedic-dedication-1.5619970
   - [5] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alpine_newt
   - [6] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dementia_with_Lewy_bodies
   - [7] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secretarybird
   - [8] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_procyonids
   - [9]
   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Sites_of_Special_Scientific_Interest_in_Berkshire
   - [10]
   https://wikimediafoundation.org/news/2020/06/03/we-stand-for-racial-justice/
   - [11] https://doi.org/10.1101%2F2020.05.10.087643
   - [12] https://arxiv.org/pdf/2006.08899.pdf
   - [13] https://arxiv.org/abs/2005.08505
   - [14] https://doi.org/10.1101%2F2020.04.05.026336
   - [15]
   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/2020-06-28/In_focus
   - [16]
   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/2020-06-28/WikiProject_report
   - [17]
   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Black_Lives_Matter
   - [18]
   https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_for_Sustainable_Development/Meeting_minutes_20200705
   - [19]
   https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_for_Sustainable_Development/Next_meeting
   - [20]
   https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_for_Sustainable_Development/Next_meeting
   - [21] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8401
   - [22] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8409
   - [23] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qIV26lWrD9c
   - [24]
   https://diff.wikimedia.org/2020/07/14/the-power-of-knowledge-a-look-at-the-afrocrowd-juneteenth-conference-on-civil-rights/
   - [25]
   https://diff.wikimedia.org/2020/07/14/wikiherstory-a-month-long-initiative-to-amplify-gender-equity-work-on-wikimedia-projects/
   - [26] https://www.inverse.com/mind-body/covid19-memory-history
   - [27] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8453
   - [28] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8461
   - [29] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVCViux--xw
   - [30]
   https://thespinoff.co.nz/media/16-07-2020/how-volunteers-created-wikipedias-world-beating-covid-19-coverage/
   - [31] https://www.coviwd.org/
   - [32] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8476
   - [33] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8477
   - [34] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8485
   - [35] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8468
   - [36] https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Property:P8469

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