Communities developing resources and competencies for using their languages
Foundational understanding for language development work of all kinds
Publications, fonts and computer tools for language development, translation and research
SIL offers training in disciplines relevant to sustainable language development.
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SIL's dedication to language development past and present
A book, not of methods, but one elaborating the theory that community development is a process concerned with helping people of a community develop their full potential. The author states common sense principles of human relations that he has found through experience and personal study.