As our contribution to the celebration of International Mother Language Day, we are pleased to announce the

Language of the Day
A language of France. Population: 150,000 in France (2013). Total users in all countries: 227,000. Status: 8b (Nearly extinct). Recognized language (2013, Law No. 595), Education. Lg Use: Elderly only. Also use French [fra...
Map of translations of 'wash your hands'

Coronavirus and Local Languages: How do you say, "wash your hands"?

All of us are at risk. And for the millions who speak a lesser-known language, that risk is compounded by the lack of health materials in a language they understand.

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