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Bisharat! A language, technology, and development initiative
Title: Bisharat! A language, technology, and development initiative
URL: http://www.bisharat.net/introen.htm
Creator: Kabissa.org <Washington, DC>
Abstract: Site about African languages and their development, especially in the field of ICT / Computer technologies. There is information / links to fonts for different languages, some basic documents on language policy in Africa, links for machine translators and much more links concerning the topic. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: • Why "Bisharat"?
• Vision
• PanAfrican Localisation project
• Over 200 links, annotated
• A12N gateway for African language encoding, fonts, keyboards: resources, discussion groups & more
• Basic documents on language policy in Africa
• Demonstration pages, including Zarma dict.
• Machine translation & African languages
Keywords: informatics; infrastructure; African languages; Africa South of the Sahara; computer
Countries: Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Information & Media » Communication & Information Technology;
Language » Language Policy;
Language » Languages of African Origin
Resource type: Directories of Software;
Individual Reports, Studies
Language: English; French; Portuguese
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