From:  Oarabile Mudongo <mudongo.oarabile@gmail.com>
Date:  11 Mar 2015 23:06:37 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.community.africa
Subject:  

Re: Together

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Thank you Stephen for this update will meet you all next week.

Cheers,

On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 5:04 PM, Stephen Wanjau 
wrote:

> @Oarabile - The meeting ended prematurely due to connectivity issues.
> Seems Vidyo needs some decent bandwidth which is not easy to come by here.
>
> It has been agreed between parties who were able to join that we
> reschedule meeting to next week but this time via voice only Skype. A
> doodle shall be sent out by San James to decide on time.
>
> Cheers,
> Steve Wanjau
>
> Stephen Wanjau
>
> Tel:+254 722 238 165  | Skype ID: mana.nas | Twitter ID: uwanja
>  |
>
> *It is within reach. Believe it. *
>
> On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 5:53 PM, Oarabile Mudongo <
> mudongo.oarabile@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Is this meeting still on, am failing to connect Vidyo.
>>
>> On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 4:47 PM, Lawrence Kisuuki <
>> lawrence@mozilla-uganda.org> wrote:
>>
>>> Hey,
>>>
>>> Vuyisile, Jona and I were there but you guys dropped off. We waited for
>>> a while but nothing.
>>>
>>> Anyway I'm off, we'll catch up on the minutes I guess.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> *Regards,*
>>>
>>> *Lawrence*
>>> *Lead MozFestEA*
>>>
>>> On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 5:15 PM, San Emmanuel James <
>>> sanjames@mozilla-uganda.org> wrote:
>>>
>>>> All,
>>>>
>>>> Call here:
>>>> https://v.mozilla.com/flex.html?roomdirect.html&key=UfMudBNVArF4FWRXzWjaKoiSOXc
>>>>
>>>> On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 2:36 PM, San Emmanuel James <
>>>> sanjames@mozilla-uganda.org> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi Alex,
>>>>>
>>>>> The agenda is on this pad as per the email below,
>>>>>
>>>>> Feel free to add any additional items:
>>>>> https://etherpad.mozilla.org/african-communities
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>> San James
>>>>>
>>>>> On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 11:09 PM, San Emmanuel James <
>>>>> sanjames@mozilla-uganda.org> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi All,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Brian and William are happy to jump into a call to discuss issues
>>>>>> affecting the African communities and see how to help us be more productive
>>>>>> and effective.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I have created this planning pad to come up with a more concrete
>>>>>> agenda and collect more information that would be pertinent to the call.
>>>>>> Please add to and update accordingly.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> https://etherpad.mozilla.org/african-communities
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Also, please use this doodle to indicate your availability:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> http://doodle.com/b7fqivuby95hw4ne
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Suggest a different time if that helps.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Looking forward to touch base,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Rock!
>>>>>> Mozilla Africa
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> 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 <
>>>>>>> mubirujonato@gmail.com> 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 <
>>>>>>>>> sneethling@mozilla.com>:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> > 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 <
>>>>>>>>> wanjaustev@gmail.com>
>>>>>>>>> > 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*
>>>>>>>>> > > > _______________________________________________
>>>>>>>>> > > > community-africa mailing list
>>>>>>>>> > > > community-africa@lists.mozilla.org
>>>>>>>>> > > > https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/community-africa
>>>>>>>>> > > >
>>>>>>>>> > > _______________________________________________
>>>>>>>>> > > community-africa mailing list
>>>>>>>>> > > community-africa@lists.mozilla.org
>>>>>>>>> > > https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/community-africa
>>>>>>>>> > >
>>>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>>>> >
>>>>>>>>> > --
>>>>>>>>> > Kind Regards,
>>>>>>>>> > Schalk Neethling
>>>>>>>>> > Senior Front-End Engineer
>>>>>>>>> > Mozilla
>>>>>>>>> > _______________________________________________
>>>>>>>>> > community-africa mailing list
>>>>>>>>> > community-africa@lists.mozilla.org
>>>>>>>>> > https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/community-africa
>>>>>>>>> >
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>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> San Emmanuel James
>>>>>> Community Lead, Mozilla Uganda
>>>>>> Email: sanjames@mozilla-uganda.org
>>>>>> Tel. +256775955559, +256711955559
>>>>>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>>> Innovation, Openness and Opportunity on the open web.
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> San Emmanuel James
>>>>> Community Lead, Mozilla Uganda
>>>>> Email: sanjames@mozilla-uganda.org
>>>>> Tel. +256775955559, +256711955559
>>>>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>> Innovation, Openness and Opportunity on the open web.
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> San Emmanuel James
>>>> Community Lead, Mozilla Uganda
>>>> Email: sanjames@mozilla-uganda.org
>>>> Tel. +256775955559, +256711955559
>>>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>> Innovation, Openness and Opportunity on the open web.
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>>
>> *Oarabile Mudongo*
>>
>> *Mozilla Foundation | Mozilla Rep*
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