Centre for Internet and Society (India)
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The Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) is a Bangalore-based non-profit organisation looking at multidisciplinary research and advocacy. CIS works on digital pluralism, public accountability and pedagogic practices, in the field of Internet and Society.
Wikimedia Foundation granted a project to CIS to promote and support the Indic language Wikimedia’s Indic language free knowledge projects, including Wikipedia in Indic languages and English. The grant is also aimed to support wider distribution of Wikimedia’s free knowledge within India. The award amount for the first year of the two-year project was INR 1,10,00,000 ($200,000 USD).
- "The Centre for Internet and Society". cis-india.org. Retrieved 4 April 2018.
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- "Wikimedia Foundation awards grant to Centre for Internet and Society to expand Access to Knowledge in India". Centre for Internet and Society. 1 August 2012. Retrieved 5 July 2018 – via Wikimedia Foundation.
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