From:  San Emmanuel James <sanjames@mozilla-uganda.org>
Date:  02 Mar 2015 15:51:40 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.community.africa
Subject:  

Re: Together

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Dear All,

Thank you who submitted responses to the doodle,

We will meet on Wednesday the 11th at 5PM  (UTC+3).

Looking forward to meeting,

Cheers,
San James.

On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 6:15 PM, Lawrence Kisuuki <
lawrence@mozilla-uganda.org> wrote:

> Hey all,
>
> This is amazing and it is great to know that we all share similar thoughts
> and the same passion towards a stronger Mozilla presence in Africa. Good
> news is that starting this year, there will be more focus on Africa by
> Mozilla and key people on these events are Brian King and William Q.
>
> Stephen, awesome work from Kenya on the l10n I look forward to testing a
> phone in Swahili soon. Thanks for also taking lead on the EA l10n sprint.
>
> Thank you so much Ibrahima for your insights, they're always wise and
> helpful.
>
> Shalk, been a while since the Tech4Africa event in SA. Thanks for sharing
> your links, nice content on the site, I could link you to some Mozilla
> themes and codebases if you're interested.
> Ours are:
> twitter.com/mozcomug
> facebook.com/mozillauganda
> Website: mozilla-uganda.org
>
> I also wish to inform you that we are organising Mozilla Festival East
> Africa (MEA) again this year, check the site
>  and an overview blog here:
> http://lawrencekisuuki.wordpress.com/ Feel free to start a thread here
> about it to discuss further. We hoped somehow we could have more
> participation from Africa this year.
>
> Action points to maybe follow - up on:
> 1. Let's set up a monthly call probably starting in March. Any suggestions
> on medium like Skype and time/dates?
> 2. Could someone lead the first call?
> 3. Could we share about our events and blogs more often here?
> 4. MozFestEA 2015, any thoughts?
> 5. More regional events?
>
> Cheers and look forward to hearing from you. Thanks for the Mozilla
> passion!
>
>
>
> *Regards,*
>
> *Lawrence*
> *Lead MozFestEA*
>
> On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 2:55 PM, JONATHAN SIMON 
> wrote:
>
>> Thanks Ibrahima. I agree and believe as well it will take us a step
>> further in generation of ideas.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Jonathan.
>>  On 10 Feb 2015 14:31, "Ibrahima SARR"  wrote:
>>
>>> Hi all
>>> Yes there isn't a huge traffic on this list but it's probably because
>>> people discuss when there's something being planned or we're sharing
>>> about
>>> event and stuff. Maybe we should start thinking about what event we
>>> should
>>> organize at continent level then regional and local. All of that being
>>> discussed here on the list.
>>> Also I usually forget posting here updates about events in Africa I
>>> attended, or blog posts like the last one I posted about the Cape Town
>>> event. That kind of thing can also generate some discussion or follow-up!
>>> And why not monthly call for instance to recap, plan and discuss
>>> activities?That would help us know more about other communities members
>>> and
>>> activities and share experiences.
>>> It's great to hear that there is an East African L10n Sprint coming up
>>> but
>>> please share about it on this list. And maybe even invite external
>>> community members who can contribute.
>>> We definitely need some physical presence anywhere an event is taking
>>> place
>>> so we can strengthen ties and collaboration.
>>> Just a few quick ideas I wanted to share with you.
>>>
>>> Cheers
>>> Ibrahima
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> 2015-02-10 10:52 GMT+01:00 Schalk Neethling :
>>>
>>> > Hey All,
>>> >
>>> > I reckon a start is to share some links of our social networks. Cross
>>> > following here will keep everyone in the loop with what is happening in
>>> > other communities and perhaps through that, open opportunities for
>>> > assistance or collaboration so, here goes:
>>> >
>>> > For Mozilla South Africa we have:
>>> >
>>> > https://twitter.com/mozillasa
>>> > https://www.facebook.com/mozillasa
>>> > https://plus.google.com/u/0/100280543989668231838/posts
>>> >
>>> > And then our evolving website at mozillasa.co.za
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 8:03 AM, Stephen Wanjau 
>>> > wrote:
>>> >
>>> > > Hi Lawrence,
>>> > >
>>> > > I think communication within African Mozillians is quite something we
>>> > need
>>> > > to work on. The platforms are there, we just need some streamlining.
>>> > >
>>> > > Otherwise right now L10n Swahili is on a roll. We are now testing
>>> FXOS
>>> > 2.0
>>> > > on the flame device after successfully finishing the strings.
>>> > >
>>> > > PS: The East African L10n Sprint is coming up.
>>> > >
>>> > > Keep in touch,
>>> > >
>>> > > Stephen
>>> > >
>>> > > Stephen Wanjau
>>> > >
>>> > > Tel:+254 722 238 165  | Skype ID: mana.nas | Twitter ID: uwanja
>>> > >  |
>>> > >
>>> > > *It is within reach. Believe it. *
>>> > >
>>> > > On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 12:55 AM, Lawrence Kisuuki <
>>> > > lawrence@mozilla-uganda.org> wrote:
>>> > >
>>> > > > Dear all,
>>> > > >
>>> > > > How is everyone doing?
>>> > > >
>>> > > > It has been long since I checked in. Again I feel like we're
>>> drifting
>>> > > apart
>>> > > > yet there's so much we could do together. There are so many
>>> countries
>>> > > here
>>> > > > with incredible experience that could help each other.
>>> > > >
>>> > > > Can we share often our events? Talks? New reps and maybe
>>> Mozillians?
>>> > Can
>>> > > we
>>> > > > even just have light moments to see how we're all doing? We've the
>>> > > ability
>>> > > > to do a lot, to achieve great things, to help our people get better
>>> > > access
>>> > > > to the web and technology.
>>> > > >
>>> > > > Can we unite and help one another?
>>> > > >
>>> > > >
>>> > > >
>>> > > > *Regards,*
>>> > > >
>>> > > > *Lawrence*
>>> > > > *Lead MozFestEA*
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>>> > > > community-africa@lists.mozilla.org
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>>> > > >
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>>> > >
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > --
>>> > Kind Regards,
>>> > Schalk Neethling
>>> > Senior Front-End Engineer
>>> > Mozilla
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>


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San Emmanuel James
Community Lead, Mozilla Uganda
Email: sanjames@mozilla-uganda.org
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