Wikimedia Norway is the Wikimedia chapter supporting and promoting the Wikimedia projects within Norway. It encompasses the projects in the following languages: Norwegian (Bokmål), Norwegian (Nynorsk) and Northern Sami (davvisámegiella). We are guided by our Strategy 2011-15 (Norwegian).
Astrid Carlsen, Project Officer. Astrid is instrumental in developing Wikimedia Norway's cooperation with the GLAM sector, and enhancing the inclusion offers to contributors. Astrid has extensive experience as a translator and from the Publishing industry, and is fluent in English and German. (e-mail) (Tel: +47 - 41 10 51 54)
Jorid Martinsen, Project Officer. Jorid is instrumental in mobilizing female contributors, and enhancing the movement's coverage of notable women. She is an experienced student organizer, being recently a member of the Board of Directors of the Norwegian Students Organisation (NSO). (e-mail) (Tel: +47 - 40 07 15 89)
Tor Arne Bjerke, Project Officer. Tor Arne is instrumental in Wikimedia Norway's outreach activities towards academia, and will focus specifically on inducing new and substantial projects, including promotional films. Tor Arne has extensive experience as a film producer, and lectures at the University College of Lillehammer, and other higher education institutions. (e-mail) (Tel: +47 - 97 67 27 08)
Board of Wikimedia Norway
The Board of Wikimedia Norway, elected at the Annual Assembly in April 2013, consists of:
Based in Nesodden, Neteland is an experienced wikipedian and administrator of the Norwegian (Nynorsk) Wikipedia. He works in the Information Technology industry, and was first elected to the Wikimedia Norway board in 2013. He has previously served two terms in the chapter's Oversight Committee.
Are you a foreign student, expat or permanent visitor? You are heartly welcome as a member of Wikimedia Norway! Members enjoy rights, receive updates and get invited to Wikimedia events. The membership fee is NOK 100 for students and NOK 200 for others. Banking details are found below. We would like to hear from you and see you in our growing community!
File your questions or send us your contact information (voluntary) for membership here.
The Oversight Committee (2015-16) consists of Anne-sOphie Ofrim, Erlend Bjørtvedt, and Espen Granli.