Hi,     25/8/06

At 20:53 +0100 24/08/06, Francis Tyers wrote:
This paper was at LREC this year on Amharic:

Saba Amsalu and Sissy Fissaha Adafre "Machine Translation for Amharic:
Where we areE".

Daniel Yacob was also there talking about Unicode issues for minority

Please don't use the term "minority language", which is a bit deprecating and quite often plain wrong, but rather the terms - "pi-language" (poorly computerized language), proposed by V.Berment in his PhD,
- or "under-resourced languages" (as in a WS at TALN-05).

here is some work he is doing on Ethiopic script:


If I can think of anything else I'll let you know.


On Thu, 2006-08-24 at 11:37 -0400, Don Osborn wrote:
 I have updated a very modest presentation of some info relevant to MT in
 Africa at http://www.bisharat.net/Trans/ . There is not much there, so I
 would like to request information/recommendations for other links relating
 to MT in Africa and in African languages wherever. (The page also needs some
 reworking, but I'm mainly concerned now with content.)


 Don Osborn
 > PanAfrican Localisation project



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