Media invitation: #WikiGap at KTH Royal Institute of Technology

You are invited to attend a press conference with Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallström in connection with #WikiGap.

Time:
Place: The KTH library, Osquars backe 31

Please bring press credentials.

On 8 March, the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Wikimedia will take joint global action to help make the internet more gender-equal. Edit-a-thons aimed at increasing the number of women on Wikipedia will be organised in parallel in almost 50 countries. Ms Wallström will host #WikiGapSthlm at KTH Royal Institute of Technology.

Programme

14.00–14.30 Introduction by

  • Margot Wallström, Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • Anna Wahl, Vice Rector of KTH Royal Institute of Technology
  • Sara Mörtsell and John Andersson, Wikimedia Sverige

14.30–18.00 Edit-a-thon

18.00 Conclusion and mingling, with light refreshments

Ms Wallström is available for interviews between 14.30 and 15.00.

More information on the #WikiGap initiative can be found at www.swemfa.se/wikigap

Registration: No later than 16.00 on Thursday 7 March, by email to ud.pressjour@gov.se

Contact

Press Office, Minstry for Foreign Affairs
Phone +46 (0) 8 405 50 10
email to Press Office, Minstry for Foreign Affairs