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Language Needs Assessment: LNA6037 - We Wai Kum Treaty Liq'wala Revitalization Committee

LNA Status
LNA ID: 
6037
Submitted: 
Submitted
Status: 
Approved
Application Year & Type
Assessment Year: 
2016/2017
Funding Application Type: 
BC Language Initiative (BCLI)
Language and Dialect Information
Language: 
Language comment: 
Urgent need to revitalize our liq'wala/kwa'wala language for our children and future generations. Fluency quickly diminishing.
Dialect: 
Liq'wala/Kwak'wala
Community(-ies) this project will be serving: 
Community NOT listed: 
Opportunities and Challenges
Opportunities: 
Opportunities such as this grant assist with making the resources available for our new apprentices wanting to spent as much time as possible with language mentors.
Challenges: 
Elder fluent speakers are restricted to 90+ years and very minimal middle aged and/or senior fluent speakers on our communities.