Saqib Qayyum is a founding member and spokesperson of Wikimedia Pakistan. He has been a Wikipedia volunteer since 2008, where he has made numerous small contributions as well as some larger ones. Currently, he’s also administering Wikivoyage, the sister project of Wikipedia. Since 2014, Saqib is the project director of annual international competitions “Wiki Loves Monuments” and “Wiki Loves Earth” in Pakistan. He helps deliver Wikimedia Pakistan’s programme by running projects with partner institutions and supporting the Wikipedia community in Pakistan.
In the press:
- 17 September 2015, The Express Tribune – Wiki Loves Monuments competition gets underway in Pakistan
- 31 August 2015, The Express Tribube – Wiki Loves Monuments comes to Pakistan
- 14 January 2015, The Express Tribune – Wiki it: Internet encyclopedia planning to create biographical articles on MNAs
- 26 October 2014, The Express Tribune – PakistanEdits: Tracking Pakistan on Wikipedia
- 21 September 2014, Dawn – Awaiting images worth a thousand words!
- 31 August 2014, The Express Tribune – Catch the shot: Wiki Loves Monuments comes to Pakistan