In 2016, the Nicaraguan Women Editatona (Span. Editatona de Mujeres Nicas) initiative involved the collective editing of Wikipedia articles in order to enable woman to contribute to knowledge on Nicaraguan feminism.
Problems and Purpose
The Nicaraguan Women Editatona (Span. Editatona de Mujeres Nicas) was a campaign of collective editing of Wikipedia articles, which took place in 2016. This participatory initiative was part of a global effort to increase the number of women editing the online encyclopedia, Wikipedia, especially the entries related to women and feminist figures in the country. This initiative was a space in which women could contribute to the editing, translation and writing of knowledge on Nicaraguan feminism.
Background History and Context
Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities
This initiative was organized by the EnREDadas collective with the support of the Central American Women's Fund.