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Latest posts by Rising Voices

24 February 2020

Interview with Marco Antonio Martínez Pérez, digital activist of the Ayöök language

Learn more about Marco Antonio Martínez Pérez, the host of the @ActLenguas Twitter account during February 3-9, 2020, and about his work with Ayöök, one of the variants of the...

17 February 2020

Interview with Héctor Josué Martínez Flores, digital activist of the Nawat language

This profile post is about Héctor Josué Martínez Flores, the host of the @ActLenguas Twitter account for February 10-16, 2020, and about his work with the Nawat language.

9 December 2019

Meet Jerome Herrera, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for December 10-16, 2019

Read this Q&A with Jerome Herrera, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during December 3-9, 2019. He will be sharing about his work with the Chabacano language.

2 December 2019

Meet Kaisanan Ahuan, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for December 3-9, 2019

Read this Q&A with Kaisanan Ahuan, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during December 3-9, 2019. He will be sharing about his work with the Taokas language.

29 November 2019

[Resource] Indigenous Languages: Zero to Digital – A Guide to Bring Your Language Online

Translation Commons shares “Indigenous Languages: Zero to Digital: A Guide to Bring Your Language Online” to describe the process to make languages accessible on computers and mobile devices.

23 November 2019

“It is surprising not to find terms related to social demands and the communities’ defense of the territory”

"When conducting the search for the term “mixtec *”, with results from the previous year, two themes stand out: linguistic and cinematographic."

5 November 2019

Meet Tuhi Martukaw (Jocelyn Ting-Hui Hung Chien), the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for November 5-11, 2019

Read this Q&A with Tuhi Martukaw (Jocelyn Ting-Hui Hung Chien, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during Nov. 5-11, 2019. She will be talking about the Pinuyumayan language.

1 November 2019

The story behind “El árbol del amor,” an animated documentary from Colombia’s indigenous Nasa community

The animated film "The Tree of Love" shares stories constructed from testimonies from former child combatants and young survivors of conflict in an indigenous Nasa reservation in Cauca, Colombia.

8 October 2019

Meet Moffat Kihoro, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for October 9 – 15

Learn more about Moffat Kihoro, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during October 9-15, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Yiakunte language.

2 October 2019

Meet Lokosh (Joshua D. Hinson), the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for October 3 – 9

Learn more about Lokosh (Joshua D. Hinson), the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during October 3-9, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Chickasaw language.

1 October 2019

Meet Aremu A. Adeola, Jr., the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for October 2 – 8

Learn more about Aremu A. Adeola, Jr, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during October 2-8, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Yoruba language.

26 September 2019

Meet Belinda Daniels, the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for September 26 – October 2

Learn more about Belinda Daniels, the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during September 19-25, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the ʻCree language.

24 September 2019

Meet Justin Sègbédji Ahinon, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for September 25 – October 1

Learn more about ustin Sègbédji Ahinon, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during September 25 - October 1, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Fɔ̀ngbè language.