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· February, 2014

Stories about Languages from February, 2014

28 February 2014

Indigenous Tweets #IMLD14 Roundup

Last Friday was International Mother Language Day, a celebration of linguistic and diversity. This year Rising Voices and Indigenous Tweets encouraged people to tweet in their native language using the...

27 February 2014

I Type, Therefore I Am: Texting in Local Languages

Vehicular languages are more widely spoken than the official national languages in most countries. And despite the fact that they are also used for texting, they receive less support on...

21 February 2014

Top 10 Things You Need To Know About Endangered Languages

Anna Luisa Daigneault shares ten things you should know about Endangered Languages, including some key insights on the possibilities of technology for language revitalization and preservation.

17 February 2014

Tweet in Your Mother Language on February 21

Please join us on February 21 to celebrate International Mother Language Day with a Twitter campaign to highlight and encourage more people to tweet in their mother language using the...

5 February 2014

The Challenges of Written Media in Indigenous Communication

There is a rich history of indigenous media in the oral form of radio, television, and audiovisual content. What about written media in indigenous languages? This special guest post from...

4 February 2014

The Facebook Story of the Librarian

Rising Voices applauds the recognition received by Israel Quic and the Rija'tzuul Na'ooj Community Library in San Juan La Laguna in Guatemala by being featured as one of the Ten...