Commons:Wiki Loves Monuments 2014/International Team

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If you are interested to join or support the international team please sign below and give a short description of:

  • your availability (how many hours a week, which months)
  • your involvement in organizing WLM in previous years
  • what you can do for WLM in 2014

Interested in joining international team[edit]

--Harish Aluru - I have contributed for the 2013 and 2012 Wikimedia Monuments contests from India. Can you please extend this to india as well as I have travelled much these days and have a lot of photos to upload. I can spend on an average 1 day per week until December 2014.

  • vacio (Armenia Armenia) - Coordinated WLM 2013 in Armenia with 2 other team members. What I did for WLM 2013 in Armenia (and what can do for WLM 2014): general coordination, fundraising, liaison with partners & sponsors website management, PR & media, social & digital media. Availability: app. 20h/week from March to December 2014.
  • Discott (talk) 13:37, 22 July 2014 (UTC) - Coordinator for Wiki Loves Monuments South Africa. Availability, half a day a week from 19 August 2014 to 24 December 2014. I would like to know if I could help out in some small way for the international WLM?

Interested to support international team[edit]

  • Wikimedia Sverige: support with keeping the Commons portal in order.

Who's who[edit]

Deror Lin[edit]

Deror Lin (User:Deror avi) is a long-time Wikimedia contributor hailing from the Hebrew Wikipedia. He is a member of Wikimedia Israel and has organized Wiki Loves Monuments in Israel in 2012 and 2013. In 2011 Deror was the general manager of Wikimania 2011 in Haifa, Israel.

Deror is the coordinator for Wiki Loves Monuments 2014 and is responsible for the overall competition, including volunteer coordination, communications, etc. He is the primary contact for Wiki Loves Monuments 2014.



Romaine has been a contributor to Wikimedia projects since 2003; over the years helping out as administrator of several wikis, GLAM volunteer for Wikimedia Nederland, publisher of This Month in GLAM. He's often fixing template problems, active with bots, and is since 2010 involved with the organization of Wiki Loves Monuments. For this photo contest he mostly does on-wiki technical support with templates and the upload wizard, translations and checking images. In 2011, 2012 and 2013 he organized the photo contest in Belgium and Luxembourg.

In 2014, Romaine will be responsible for the campaigns and upload wizards, translations of those pages, navigational structure of the Commons:Wiki Loves Monuments pages, categories for the contest, and supporting the contest in general. If you have any questions related to these subjects, feel free to ask!

You can reach him on his talk page, via email at or on the IRC channel #wikilovesmonuments on Freenode. If it concerns the campaigns and upload wizards it is preferable you use his talk page or the talk page of the upload campaigns.

Yan Nasonov (Ynhockey)[edit]

Yan Nasonov (User:Ynhockey) has been a Wikimedia contributor since 2004 and is an administrator on the English Wikipedia. He is a member of Wikimedia Israel and has organized Wiki Loves Monuments in Israel in 2012 and 2013.

In 2014 Yan was responsible for maintaining the technical tools, coordinating the international jury, and helped with the grant process, volunteer coordination, communications and most other tasks.

You can reach Yan on his Wikipedia talk page, the competition's IRC channel, or by email at:

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