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Stories about Languages

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.

26 November 2019

Museums of the mind: Why we should preserve endangered languages

Sustaining endangered languages involves transforming how speakers are perceived in their communities, how languages are portrayed in the local and national media, and how the matter is treated by governments.

11 November 2019

Meet Ramzy Muliawan, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for Nov 12 – 18, 2019

Read this Q&A with Mulihay Talus, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during Nov 12 - 18, 2019. He will be sharing about her efforts in preserving and digitising the...

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.

28 October 2019

Meet Farhad Shafitul Kabir, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for Oct 29 – Nov 4, 2019

Read this Q&A with Farhad Shafitul Kabir, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during Oct 29 - Nov 4, 2019. He will be talking about Sylheti Nagri language.

21 October 2019

Meet Osama Manzar, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for Oct 22 – 28, 2019

Read this Q&A with Osama Manzar, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during October 22, 2019 - October 28, 2019. He will be talking on the importance of tech in...

14 October 2019

Meet Abhinash Das, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for Oct 15 – Oct 21, 2019

Read this Q&A with Abhinash Das, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during October 15 - October 21, 2019. He will be sharing about his efforts on preserving Karbi local...

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.

7 October 2019

Meet Luh Ayu Manik Mas, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for Oct 8 – 14, 2019

Read this Q&A with Luh Ayu Manik Mas, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during October 8 - October 13, 2019. She will be sharing about her efforts on preserving...