Wikipedia:WikiProject Caribbean

WikiProject Caribbean
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WikiProject Caribbean is a WikiProject formed to foster better articles on the countries of the Caribbean with a spirit of cooperation. If you would like to join the project, simply add your name to the list of participants and begin editing (see the list of open tasks for ideas).

Goals

Project goals include:

Scope

The scope of this project is all articles which fall within the following categories:

We acknowledge up front that there may be other WikiProjects, both now and in the future, which deal directly with individual nations or areas within the above. We are grateful for their efforts, and will concentrate our own on those areas which are not covered by a currently existing project.

Notes:

  1. ^ a b c d e f g the Bahamas, Bermuda, Guyana, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Suriname, and the Turks and Caicos Islands, while not Caribbean countries, have also been included within the scope of this project.
  2. ^ a b c d e The Bahamas, Bermuda, Guyana, Suriname, and the Turks and Caicos Islands are members of CARICOM
  3. ^ a b The Netherlands Antilles dissolved on October 10, 2010.
  4. ^ Saint Pierre and Miquelon is a North Atlantic island which is an overseas territory of France and has common interests with Martinique, Guadeloupe, and Saint Barthélemy.


WikiProject Latin America has considerable overlap with our project, but also covers Central and South American countries

WikiProjects for individual countries:

Work groups

Departments

Article alerts

Articles for deletion

Proposed deletions

Categories for discussion

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Redirects for discussion

Good article nominees

Articles to be merged

Articles to be split

Articles for creation

Assessment

Statistics


Peer Review

Open tasks

A list of articles needing cleanup associated with this project is available. See also the tool's wiki page and the index of WikiProjects.

Requested articles

Antigua and Barbuda

  • Lady Carlisle

Bahamas

British Virgin Islands

  • Great & Little Tobago

Haiti

  • Radio Cacique

Jamaica

Martinique

  • Civil war of Martinique in 1790-1794

Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis

  • Reverend W.A. Beckett

Trinidad and Tobago

US Virgin Islands

  • West Indian Company  Done
  • Estate Diamond, Saint Croix
  • Milord Point Beach on Saint Croix
  • Great Pond (Saint Croix)

Requested images

  • A photo of a Shark N Bake sandwich from Maracas Beach in Trinidad and Tobago, to replace the non-free Image:Bakenshark.jpg

Articles needing adoption

Participants

Active participants

To join WikiProject Caribbean, edit this section and add the Wikitext #{{subst:me}} with your areas of interest to the bottom of the following list of participants. Participants should also place participant identification on their user page.

  1. Valerie Burns, Nevis
  2. Peter K Burian Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico especially
  3. Proscribe
  4. Dexter.C Trinidad/Caribbean
  5. Khürt L. Williams St. Vincent, Antigua, St. Lucia, Bequia, Grenadines
  6. Barsle Trinidad generally, community of the Company Villages in particular (the Merikins)
  7. Sean Henville Nevis
  8. Nikkipedia Barbados
  9. DarlingMesa Dominican Republic/Baseball
  10. Zanoni Internationally notable footballers from the region
  11. Alex Gil Caribbeanist/Academic Pirate
  12. Bequia Foundation (Anything Bequia)
  13. JoseTavares
  14. Janvo (Anything Jamaican)
  15. JamaicanMD Medical Doctor, Political activist, Jamaica
  16. EdwinCasadoBaez(Anything Involved with D.R and it's Cities)
  17. Badbilltucker (probably primarily in the project's administrative functions, leaving most of the article-related work to better qualified people)
  18. Legis (talk - contributions)
  19. Vivenot
  20. Guettarda
  21. Slgr@ndson (page - messages - contribs)
  22. Jwillbur - anything Haiti
  23. TaranRampersad
  24. Roosevelt King
  25. Dave Smith
  26. Zleitzen - (I help organise Wikipedia:WikiProject Cuba and Portal:Cuba, and have written other articles including featured articles on Caribbean subjects.)
  27. Caribbean 1
  28. Tony the Marine
  29. Courtney Patterson.
  30. --Toussaint 16:46, 6 February 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  31. Afv2006
  32. haitianministries
  33. Fork Me Main interests in this project are reggae, ska and calypso music.
  34. Ishango Political, Social and Economic gadfly
  35. Emir Aly Crowne Mohammed
  36. jess
  37. spiceangell
  38. Harlowraman
  39. Jkeezy1990 Just about anything in the USVI(United States Virgin Islands)
  40. BillCJ - primarily Jamaica
  41. Invertzoo 16:35, 16 August 2007 (UTC) - mostly about the island of Nevis but also about Redonda and St. KittsReply[reply]
  42. Jobonaparte
  43. Æetlr Creejl 22:25, 2 September 2007 (UTC) - Mostly TTReply[reply]
  44. MikeSearson - primarily Caribbean iguanas cyclura - Mike Searson 05:27, 10 September 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  45. Tony Martin October 2007. Haiti, Antigua, and Montseratte.#
  46. Vgmaster USVI and Jamaica
  47. -hh Feb 2008 - Cayman Brac
  48. Darwinek - geography.
  49. Todgar - linguistics and social/cultural anthropology
  50. Michig - music, mainly Jamaican
  51. Ackees – History and culture
  52. User:Ian M.S. RoyerJuly 31 2008 - music, fashion, Trinidad & Tobago/ Caribbean related articles
  53. Spyder00Boi- mainly anything about Haiti but I'll occasionally brush up other Caribbean articles too.
  54. 13lackii- September 27- 2008 Anguilla, and United States Virgin Islands (Mostly ST.Thomas)
  55. CaribDigita (talk) 04:55, 19 May 2009 (UTC) Am around whenever I have free-time from work+school.Reply[reply]
  56. Narok04 (talk)
  57. Trinikeish
  58. Petrine Archer November 2009. Caribbean, Visual Arts#
  59. User:Jamaicancontributor
  60. Zbase
  61. User:Hash789 philosophy/history/Haiti particularly/gender and sexuality issues
  62. User:Claritas.
  63. CreateBahamas, Bahamas
  64. User:El Mayimbe, 2010-7-28, Dominican Republic
  65. User: David J. Rosen
  66. Terry Finisterre
  67. Bobby122 Contact Me (C)
  68. Pineapplemango
  69. Joy Lumsden December 2010. Jamaica 1865-1944
  70. jahmusic
  71.  Hazard-SJ  ± , primarily Jamaica. 01:34, 10 July 2011 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  72. Full Moon
  73. kf5llg
  74. danny
  75. Turn
  76. jerenept Mainly Trinidad.
  77. Bellechic
  78. Fg521 - Mainly Jamaica
  79. Twoods158
  80. Kdumelle13
  81. Umfundisi
  82. Redwellie14
  83. Likelife (talk · contribs)
  84. Caballero/Historiador 21:15, 20 January 2016 (UTC) (re-adding my name with new name and signature) Dennishidalgo Historian (talk) 02:08, 17 May 2014 (UTC) -- History of the Caribbean and the AtlanticReply[reply]
  85. Brookie302
  86. ashkaan232 I have started numerous football biographies for the British Virgin Islands, including former coach Bill Moravek
  87. Subzzee 7:30, 30 November 2015 (UTC)
  88. Micah Vandegrift Hosting an Edit-a-thon at Florida State University in April 2016
  89.  Buaidh  (talk · contribs) 18:28, 26 March 2016 (UTC) geography, geology, mountainsReply[reply]
  90. BulldogsBullet - Antigua and Barbuda.
  91. JamaicanEditor - Primarily Jamaica; Telecoms in particular.
  92. User:InfoBonaire – Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean
  93. Marek.69 talk
  94. Oriole7Eastern Caribbean
  95. Astronye - Jamaica and Puerto Rico
  96. Camille G. Weston (talk) 16:04, 12 July 2017 (UTC) - Af Ayisen et af Trini gyal, born in New York CityReply[reply]
  97. Mr. Allen (talk) 18:31, 8 March 2018 (UTC) Marcellus - JamaicaReply[reply]
  98. JoscTr (talk · contribs) 01:21:37, 28 July 2018 (UTC)  living on and promoting Curaçao with my business OmniSynThesisReply[reply]
  99. MassiveEartha (talk · contribs) 08:39:14, 26 April 2018 (UTC) Reply[reply]
  100. Joshuarshah (talk · contribs) 01:49:17, 2 September 2018 (UTC)  - Trinidad & TobagoReply[reply]
  101. Nobreadsticks (talk · contribs) 09:16:58, 14 September 2018 (UTC)  (Primarily football)Reply[reply]
  102. WayneBu (talk · contribs) 23 December 2018 - Primarily Barbados, with a special interest in (higher) education
  103. Shangyien (talk · contribs) 01:35:47, 27 January 2019 (UTC)  - Jamaican immigration to Australia in the 19th CenturyReply[reply]
  104. Tiredmeliorist (talk · contribs) 00:29:00, 17 May 2019 (UTC)  - Archaeology of the Lesser AntillesReply[reply]
  105. LascellsBroderick (talk · contribs) 01:04:01, 5 September 2019 (UTC)  - Primarily JamaicaReply[reply]
  106. Shanluan (talk)
  107. Beginning - The Bahamas, Turks & Caicos, culture, meteorology, politics, history
  108. BoriquaZurdo - Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic & Cuba: culture and art
  109. Juan de Bolas Talk 16:20, 12 September 2020 (UTC) - Primarily JamaicaReply[reply]
  110. Bridgette92, Les Jolies Eaux
  111. WellThisIsTheReaper (talk · contribs), 21:03, 15 October, 2020
  112. Akim Ernest (talk · contribs) 20:11:34, 14 August 2021 (UTC)  - Saint LuciaReply[reply]
  113. G. Moore (talk · contribs) Talk to G Moore 22:24, 2 October 2021 (UTC), List of Caribbean islandsReply[reply]
  114. I'ma editor2022 (talk · contribs) 19:52:31, 6 February 2022 (UTC) Reply[reply]
  115. Jahamian876242 (talk · contribs) 04:10:30, 13 March 2022 (UTC)  Jamaica, The Bahamas, and the wider Caribbean/West IndiesReply[reply]
  116. Asdfjrjjj (talk · contribs) - 1 June 2022 - history, mainly Belize
  117. CareAhLine (talk · contribs) 01:31:42, 18 June 2022 (UTC)  Dutch CaribbeanReply[reply]
  118. DSXG Plays (talk · contribs) 00:36:31, 27 November 2022 (UTC)  - Primarily St LuciaReply[reply]
  119. CROIX (talk · contribs) 02:46:51, 30 December 2022 (UTC)  (exclusively everything Antigua, Barbuda, Montserrat)Reply[reply]
  120. KatProsodi (talk · contribs) 17:15:55, 24 February 2023 (UTC)  - French &/or Dutch speaking regionsReply[reply]
  121. Aphroditia (talk · contribs) 18:02:02, 23 September 2023 (UTC)  - Indo-Caribbean, Caribbean Diaspora, Women in the Caribbean, Trinidad, GuyanaReply[reply]

Former participants

Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.

  1. Shirazian
  2. Targeman
  3. Jay Jay Marcus
  4. Ætoms

Participant identification

WikiProject Caribbean participants should place one of the following lines of Wikitext on their user page to add it to Category:WikiProject Caribbean participants.

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[[Category:WikiProject Caribbean participants]] none linked pages
{{Template:User WikiProject Caribbean}}
This user participates in
WikiProject Caribbean.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Caribbean}}
This user participates in
WikiProject Caribbean.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Caribbean|invite}}
This user invites you to join
WikiProject Caribbean.
linked pages

For other Caribbean user templates see Category:Caribbean user templates.

Showcase

The following items have received recognition from the Wikipedia community:

Featured Articles

Featured Lists

Featured Portals

Good Articles

Did you know... (DYK)

The following items all appeared in the Wikipedia:Main page Did You Know section:

Wikipedia:Version 1.0 Editorial Team release version selections

Templates

Project banner

  • {{WikiProject Caribbean}} is the project banner, to be added to the talk pages of all articles which fall within the scope of the project.
WikiProject iconCaribbean NA‑class
WikiProject iconThis article is within the scope of WikiProject Caribbean, an attempt to build a comprehensive guide to the countries of the Caribbean on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, you can edit this article, or visit the project page, where you can join the project and/or contribute to the discussion. If you are new to editing Wikipedia visit the welcome page to become familiar with the guidelines.
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Stubs

  • {{Caribbean-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to the Caribbean; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Caribbean-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to the geography of the Caribbean; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Caribbean-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Caribbean people; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Caribbean-boxing-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to people involved in Caribbean boxing; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{WestIndies-cricket-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to biographical cricket-related stubs about West Indians; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Caribbean-politician-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Caribbean politicians; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Caribbean-trade-union-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Caribbean trade unions; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Bahamas-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to geography of the Bahamas; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Barbados-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Barbados; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Barbados-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to geography of Barbados; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Caymans-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to the Cayman Islands; to be put on the bottom of each article page. *NOTE: Geographical items about the Cayman Islands should have both the {{Caymans-stub}} and {{Caribbean-geo-stub}} placed on them.
    • {{Cuba-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Cuba; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Cuba-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Cuban geography; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Cuba-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Cuban people; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
        • {{Cuba-athletics-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to CUban people connected with the sport of track and field athletics; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{DominicanRepublic-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Dominican Republic; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{DominicanRepublic-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to geography of the Dominican Republic; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Haiti-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Haiti; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Haiti-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to geography of Haiti; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Haiti-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Haitian people; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
        • {{Haiti-painter-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Haitian painters; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
        • {{Haiti-writer-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to writers from Haiti; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Jamaica-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Jamaica; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Jamaica-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to geography of Jamaica; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Jamaica-athletics-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Jamaican people connected with the sport of track and field athletics; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{PuertoRico-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to geography of Puerto Rico; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{PuertoRico-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to people from Puerto Rico; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Trinidad-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Trinidad and Tobago; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
      • {{Trinidad-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to geography of Trinidad and Tobago; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
    • {{Belize-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Belize; to be put on the bottom of the article page.
      • {{Belize-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to the geography of Belize; to be put on the bottom of the article page.
    • {{Guyana-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Guyana; to be put on the bottom of the article page.
      • {{Guyana-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to the geography of Guyana; to be put on the bottom of the article page.
    • {{Suriname-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Suriname; to be put on the bottom of the article page.
      • {{Suriname-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to the geography of Suriname; to be put on the bottom of the article page.

Categories

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Resources

Periodicals

The following periodicals are available from subscription databanks for the time periods indicated. They are indexed, and available, depending on circumstances, in audio, video, citation, abstract, or full text format. To obtain information, send me an e-mail with a specific subject of interest and I will forward what I find. John Carter (talk) 18:44, 6 March 2011 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  • Americas: A Quarterly Review of Inter-American Culture and History (1977-on)

Tools

Main tool page: toolserver.org
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

Sisterlinks

There are a huge number of resources available for this area. Please see the page of the specific country or area in which you are interested for the ones applicable for your specific interest.



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