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February 2014

28 February Honduras launches online dictionary of Indigenous languages Global Voices

28 February Indigenous Tweets #IDML14 Roundup by Kevin Scannell Rising Voices

26 February Local tongues make empowered citizens by Shigeru Aoyagi The Asian Age

26 February CIIL to document 500 endangered Indian languages Jagran Josh

26 February Primary school textbooks in 8 languages launched Daily Star

26 February ‘More than 400 Nigerian indigenous languages are endangered’ Vanguard

26 February Nigerian languages are in danger - association cries out by Ugochukwu Onyeocha Daily Times

25 February Sleeping language waking up thanks to Wampanoag reclamation project by Christina Rose Indian Country Today Media Network

25 February Workshop on endangered tribal languages begins Times of India

25 February Inuit language celebration underway in Nunavut, Canada by Eilís Quinn Alaska Dispatch

25 February CIIL to document 500 endangered languages The Hindu

24 February Boost for NSW Indigenous language learning by Darren Mara SBS

24 February Guest opinion: Montanans must work to revitalise Native languages by Clara Caufield Billings Gazette

24 February Mother tongue language plan flops by Ntando Makhubu and Kevin Lancaster IOL News

23 February Dozen languages in Gujarat with only 500 speakers by Parth Shastri Times of India

22 February Gondi script gets new lease of life Times of India

22 February Language work brings reward by Jason Pan Taipei Times

22 February Cherokee Nation celebrates Cherokee translators’ progress by Julie Hubbard Native Times

22 February Burki language exposed to extinction The News

22 February Mother tongue day: Save indigenous languages, promote diversity by Waqas Naeem Express Tribune

21 February Top 10 things you need to know about endangered languages by Anna Luisa Daigneault Living Tongues

21 February International Mother Language Day by Colleen Fitzgerald Native Times

21 February Professor helms language preservation projects by Jamie Slater The Hoya

21 February Initiative on to save indigenous languages by Mahbubur Rahman Khan Daily Star

21 February Voices from the past: songs from dying languages by Saffron Howden Sydney Morning Herald

21 February Indigenous communities demand legislation to protect mother tongues by Belinda Torres-Leclercq Santiago Times

21 February Native History: Inaugural edition of ‘Cherokee Phoenix’ published by Alysa Landry Indian Country Today Media Network

20 February The race to save endangered languages UBC News

20 February Govt tasked on indigenous language policy The Herald

20 February Anthropologist writes text in Native language for Indigenous Guatemalan town, helps to preserve history and culture by Mike Nace Bio News Texas

20 February $2.6M for Indigenous Language Projects Pro Bono News

20 February Researchers use music to preserve Aboriginal language by Danny Teece-Johnson SBS

20 February Culture nest to ensure Gumbaynggir language isn’t lost Coffs Coast Advocate

19 February We have our own talk by Joanna Eede Survival

19 February Jacqueline Pata is Indian Country’s voice in D.C. by Maggie Dunne Daily Beast

19 February Worth of words eKantipur

19 February Call to teach indigenous languages in schools by Spencer Howson ABC Brisbane

19 February Indigenous language project launch in Coffs Harbour by John Ross NBN News

19 February Cultural ‘nests’ to help keep Aboriginal languages alive by Rick Morton The Australian

19 February Aboriginal language project launched in Coffs Harbour ABC News

18 February Bill making 20 Native languages official advances by Mike Coppock Peninsula Clarion

18 February Noongar stories resonate across time by Heather Zubek The West Australian

17 February Linguist shines light on endangered Indonesian languages by Linda B. Glaser Cornell Chronicle

17 February International Mother Language Day by Tamim Sujat McGill Daily

17 February Central Institute of Indian Languages to provide fillip to Birhors Avenue Mail

17 February Mid-west group gets helping hand to preserve Indigenous language ABC Indigenous

16 February The amazing endangered languages of Russia by Britt Peterson Boston Globe

14 February The 1491s present Love Words from Turtle Island Indian Country Today Media Network

14 February Indigenous languages: calls for protection by Jacqui Feros The Standard

14 February Tatung man keeps Atayal culture alive with weekend class by Shih Chih-ju and Jake Chung Taipei Times

14 February Aboriginal languages and stories to be preserved in recordings by Ebonnie Spriggs ABC

13 February Noongar ‘Wikipedia’ helps preserve language by Katrin Long ABC Indigenous

12 February Historic course for CSU by Stephanie Muir The Leader

12 February Te Reo strategy should focus on tribal dialects - tribe Radio New Zealand

11 February Funding to preserve Indigenous language PS News

11 February New media to throw a lifeline to an ancient language UWA News

9 February Death of a language Daily Star

7 February Last known native speaker of tribal Klallam language Hazel Sampson dies aged 103 by Tim Walker The Independent

6 February Klallam woman who was last to speak tribal language from birth dies at 103 The Oregonian

3 February Consultation on proposed Maori Language Strategy Voxy

3 February Call for compensation over 'stolen' Indigenous languages by Tara Callinan NITV

3 February Native language spotlighted during Coca-Cola Super Bowl ad Indian Country Today Media Network

1 February Paiute elder rescues language near extinction by Ed Vogel Review Journal