Southeast Asia 1 - The Whole Bible for the Whole Nation
Support our church network partner's goal of providing Church-Centric Bible Translation tools to local church teams across the whole nation.
This three-phase project will:
- Equip national trainers.
- Respond to fervent requests from local churches.
- Build the capacity of the national church network.
- Complete all Gateway Language resources in the national language.
- Use Open Bible Stories (OBS) as a training platform for all translation.
Phase 1 will focus on national language Gateway Language resources and Scripture for four minority languages.
- Organizers will assemble the Gateway Language (GL) team for training on how to use unfoldingWord tools.
- If possible, the GL team will meet a second time to translate OBS and then equip an OBS team to train additional minority language teams (this may be done by video).
- The OBS team then will train teams from the four initial minority language groups.
Phase 2 of this project will focus on using a localized version of unfoldingWord's tools to quality-check translations of the Bible in four minority languages.
Phase 3 will focus on audio production, and printing and distributing translated Bibles.
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