Graphite smart-font package

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SIL International
International
Civil society entities

Information about the project
Graphite smart-font package
Graphite is an open-source package for developing "smart fonts" that are capable of handling complex writing systems. Graphite was specifically developed to support the needs minority language groups whose forms of writing are not handled by commercial software and are possibly not incorporated into standards such as Unicode. In the past several years, SIL has continued to develop Graphite and to make strides in seeing Graphite supported on both the Windows and Linux platforms.
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* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other diseases
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
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The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No