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Rebecca Nyinawumuntu is an Open StreetMap representative in Rwanda and much more interested in Wiki projects and movements.

Nyinawumuntu Jeannette Rebecca
Nyinawumuntu Jeannette Rebecca
Co-Founder/Volunteer, Wikimedia Community Usergroup Rwanda
" Quote" Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement; nothing can be done without hope

About me

I have been a volunteer with Wikimedia since 2019. Am one of the co-founders of the Wikimedia Community Usergroup in Rwanda. I have a passion social well being , advocating for vulnerable people and value the integrity

My work

I started participating in wikimedia activities since 2019, where I participated in the regional Wikimedia strategy workshop in Kampala Uganda. I am the co-founder of Rwanda Wikimedia community since 2019, and I am currently responsible for the following activities

  • Build relationships and facilitate effective engagement between the Wikimedia community and the Advancement of local team.
  • Since 2019, I am the lead organizer of Wiki Loves Monuments and Wiki Loves Folklore in Rwanda every year in collaboration with fellow team members
  • In 2022 we organized Wikindaba in Rwanda , which is the main conference for African Wikimedians.
  • I’m responsible for the coordination of local stakeholders to facilitate our local Wikimedia projects and channel the possible feedback to the community members in various channels (facilitated sessions, on-wiki, local projects, etc).
  • I’m responsible for awareness campaigns and developments in the Wikimedia movement and the monitoring of new contributors.

Wiki Loves Africa Logo.pngThis user is one of the organizers of Wiki Loves Africa.

Contact me

  • E-mail:
  • Twitter: Placide @Rebecca199901
  • Instagram : rebekah_sgm
  • Mobile Phone:+250 785295453