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 香港維基媒體協會 (WMHK)


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Wikimedia Hong Kong (WMHK) is the local chapter of the Wikimedia Foundation in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The idea of founding such a chapter originated with local wikimedians as volunteers for Chinese Wikimedia Conference 2006. After the conference, most of volunteers formed a preliminary committee for the chapter. It eventually was founded on 14 July 2007, and was officially registered as a Company Limited by guarantee and not having a share capital, under Chapter 32 Company Ordinance of Hong Kong, on 18 September 2007. It was recognized by the Foundation on 1 March 2008.


※ Mission and Vision

The major aim of Wikimedia Hong Kong may be described as follows:

  • To promote the use of Wikimedia Projects.
  • To advocate Free culture to the general public in Hong Kong.
  • To encourage the freedom of artistic and literary creations.
  • To advocate the correct understanding in intellectual properties.
  • To advocate the exchange and dissemination of academic knowledge.

Wikimedia Hong Kong will launch different kinds of activities and events on relevant topic, independently or collaborating with local endeavors, to achieve the aim above.

※ How to enrol?

Wikimedia Hong Kong welcomes Wikimedians who are associated with Hong Kong either by birth, ancestry or residency. If you want to join us, please refer to our Recruitment page and Notes for Membership Applicants. You're also welcome to send your inquiries to info@wikimedia.hk.




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A Charity registered in Hong Kong No. 91/9316
香港維基媒體協會有限公司 香港九龍中央郵政局郵政信箱73859號
Wikimedia Hong Kong Limited, P.O. Box 73859, Kowloon Central Post Office, Hong Kong