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Forum for Language Initiatives (FLI), founded in 2003 functions as a resource centre for the many language communities in Pakistan’s mountainous northern region. To know about how it works watch the following video.

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FLI supported Dameli language group, living in Karachi to get together for a cultural festival aiming to reconnect them with their language and culture. The event, ‘Jashn-e-Daman’, or the Festival of Dameli People was organized under the auspices of the Anjuman Taraqi Damyan (ATD), the newly established organization by the migrant Dameli speakers in the […]

FLI, in collaboration with the Center for Language Engineering (CLE) has successfully completed a font which is hoped to fulfill what we, the indigenous language researchers of northern Pakistan require while writing down our findings in our native languages and Urdu. Nafees Nastaleeq Regular existed even earlier but had little support for our indigenous languages. […]


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