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Language: Luo

  • Apr 11, 2012
  • 04:04 PM

Translators fight the fatal effects of the language gap

Mark Tran / The Guardian
One of the group's current projects is to teach sex workers in the Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya, to translate material in English on sexually transmitted diseases into languages such as Swahili, Luo and Kikuyu. The project started last week, with Simon Andriesen, a specialist on medical translation who is on the TWB board.
  • Mar 20, 2012
  • 01:50 PM

On-line Kiswahili teaching pays well

The Citizen Daily
He was not surprised when students from different parts of the world registered in droves to benefit from his High Intensive Language Drilling (HILD) system meant to teach the language online. The system enables him to teach from the comfort of his office using Skype.

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