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Stories about Languages

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.

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.

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.

30 September 2019

Meet Mulihay Talus, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for Oct 1 – Oct 7, 2019

Read this Q&A with Mulihay Talus, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during October 1 - October 7, 2019. She will be sharing about her efforts in preserving the Sakizaya...

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.

23 September 2019

Meet Benson KC Fang, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for September 24 – 30, 2019

Read this Q&A with Benson KC Fang, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during September 24 - September 30, 2019. He will be sharing about the importance of Taivoan language...

19 September 2019

Meet Candace Kaleimamoowahinekapu Galla, the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for September 19 – 25

Learn more about Candace Kaleimamoowahinekapu Galla, the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during September 19-25, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi (Hawaiian language.

17 September 2019

Meet Sam Oyeyele, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for September 18 – 24

Learn more about ustin Sègbédji Ahinon, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during September 18-24, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Yoruba language.

16 September 2019

Meet Mangu Purty, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for September 17 – 23, 2019

Read this Q&A with Mangu Purty, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during September 17 - September 23, 2019. He will be sharing his efforts on Ho Wikimedia project.

We can’t give up: Localizing digital safety for Swahili speakers

Despite having a large number of speakers in East Africa, the amount of localized technology and original content in Swahili online is relatively small and efforts to further develop technical...