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Wikipedia is powered by humans, so it is vulnerable to human biases. It is also a reflection of structural and historical inequalities in opportunity and representation experienced by women around the world. We believe one of the first steps in solving the gender gap is through understanding the problem.

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Wikipedia’s volunteer editor communities around the world have a number of projects and initiatives to improve the representation of women on the site.

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This March, virtual events are happening around the world to add and improve articles on Wikipedia about women and their work.

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