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· August, 2012

Stories about Languages from August, 2012

30 August 2012

Languages: Translating Health Content Without Borders

A recently study showed that 63% of African translators believed greater access to translated information could have saved the life of a friend or family member. Translators Without Borders has...

27 August 2012

Languages: A Video Library for Successor Pipil Generation

Only approximately 2.5-10% of El Salvador's population is of indigenous descent. The Pipil or Nahuat language is critically endangered with only about 200 speakers remaining. A language activist named Carlos...

2 August 2012

Languages: The First Digital Sounds of Mam

In Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, languages such as K'iche' and Mam continue to play a central role in rural daily life. The importance of maintaining these indigenous languages has been recognized by...