Open Data Research & Evaluation

Study: Organizations working for language documentation

There are many other collectives and organizations that are also documenting languages and making them available in different forms. When it is important for us to look at their work and get inspired, we also would like to curate these resources for our community and readers. You can download, share and even use this work for your own purpose.


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Study: Organizations working for language documentation. This work is published from: India.

Subhashish Panigrahi
Subhashish Panigrahi is the founder of OpenSpeaks. He is an educator; language, technology and community catalyst; author and public speaker. As a community manager over the last six years, he led Mozilla's Community Development for Asia, and played various roles at Wikimedia Foundation and the Centre for Internet and Society. He shaped Mozilla's global communications for the Campus Clubs program, launched a research to measure the state of Open Source across India's top 20 tech, law and design universities; Built and implemented the Wikimedia strategic plans for India; increased Wikipedia’s reach (readers) by more than 60% (3x global readership) in and participation (editors) by 50% [as compared to ~10% global growth] in 6 Indian languages. Winner of the 2015 People’s Choice Award for covering open source-related highlights, and awarded as "Wikimedia Advocate and Expert" by for extensively showcasing the Wikimedia community and projects. Speaker at TEDx and many international Open Source/knowledge conferences across 11 countries. Author of "Rising Voices: Digital Language Activism" “Digital Activism in Asia Reader”, and a few hundred posts on major global blogs.

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