Dictionary Projects Make Progress in 2015

Bissa Barka word-collection group

(November 2015) During the first ten months of 2015, nine language communities in seven countries held special workshops to begin the process of building their dictionaries.

  • Bissa Barka (Burkina Faso)
  • Cøllø/Shilluk (South Sudan)
  • Kabwa (Tanzania)
  • Kemedzung, Chung and Sari (Cameroon)
  • Komo (Ethiopia)
  • Natügu (Solomon Islands)
  • Rapoisi (Papua New Guinea)

Additional workshops had been planned in Nepal, but they had to be canceled because of the devastating earthquakes that struck the country in the spring.

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