A couple of quick questions concerning the African Languages and Internet
workshop of the Bamako 2002 WSIS prepcon (the report was mentioned on this
list shortly after it was weblished in the middle of last year at
1) was anyone on Afrik-IT at that event?
2) would anyone be interested in reviewing, informally & electronically, the
recommendations that were put forth in its report? (i.e., where are we with
Re #2, I don't necessarily expect any grand revelations, but thought that it
would be useful to revisit the topics they discussed, since that would seem
to be consonant with the intent of their formulation. My plan is to initiate
a dialogue on the A12n-forum
(http://lists.kabissa.org/mailman/listinfo/a12n-forum) since that list's
purpose is to consider African languages and ICT (more focused than
Thanks in advance!
Don Osborn [log in to unmask]
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