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.
7,099 languages are spoken or signed. CLICK for map of world languages & regional websites.
SIL's dedication to language development past and present
This book deals with cross-cultural ministry in community development and communication, emphasizing participation by the community. It addresses general issues related to the communication problems of a large part of the world's population.
This book was published by the Billy Graham Center in Wheaton, IL.
Robert Litteral has been a Linguistics Consultant with the Papua New Guinea Branch of SIL International. He received a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of Pennsylvania.