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.
Over 7,000 languages are spoken or signed. CLICK for map of world languages & regional websites.
SIL's commitment to see people flourishing using the languages they value most.
SIL's past work in Colombia produced literacy and phonology materials on many languages.
SIL's past work in Peru produced many phonology papers, and some specifically related to orthography.
SIL Mexico has produced many papers on linguistics, and is starting a new series on Orthographic Conventions.