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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 recently published three more books in different indigenous languages of northern Pakistan; Ormuri, Gawarbati and Dameli. Rozi Khan Burki, a pioneer Ormuri researcher has compiled a dictionary in his mother tongue, Ormuri. This is the third book FLI published in the language and the second book which has been authored by the same writer. […]

The Indus Kohistani language, having a functional writing system, being used on Social Media and for literature development, and also having a Mother Tongue Based Multilingual Education program is one of the few literate languages of Northern Pakistan. Spoken by more than 400, 000 people, this Dardic language has also been included in the primary […]


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