NaijaVoices in is searching for a Technical Support Officer. A bachelor in IT or language. chrisemezue.notion.site/Techni

"The “NaijaVoices” project aims at providing digitization support for low-resourced Nigerian-African languages through the development of 500-hour speech datasets in each of the three African languages - Igbo, Yoruba and Hausa, which are spoken in Nigeria and some other parts of the world."

We will be at the tomorrow (Monday). barcamps.eu/barcamp-open-scien

We are asking for feedback on what we can do to promote the translation of the scholarly literature.

Our session will be in the time slot 14:45 – 15:30 CET (Berlin). 8:45 New York, 10:45 Buenos Aires, 17:45 Tehran, 19:45 Mumbai, 20:45 Jakarta, 22:45 Tokyo.

This looks cool. Wikitongues is documenting and trying to revitalize endangered languages.

"Add your mother tongue to our seed bank of language diversity. Add videos, audio recordings, or text documents. "

wikitongues.org

Open Session, "Kiswahili Linguists for Speech Recognition", where several linguists and language experts along with the Mozilla team working on a Speech Recognition dataset for Kiswahili will present some collaborative work.

When? Wednesday 8th December
Time: 10am to 12noon EAT

Where: On Zoom, register in advance here mozilla.zoom.us/meeting/regist

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