Better health starts with better information!
accessible health information has the power to save lives. However,
millions of people around the world face a simple yet vexing barrier to
getting quality health information: language. Health Speaks is an
initiative to help communities overcome this obstacle by translating
high-quality health information into their local languages.
the power of local expertise with efficient online tools like the
Google Translator Toolkit, Health Speaks aims to efficiently increase
the amount of quality health information available online in local
See how it works
and help make health information accessible to your community!
Articles that were claimed by OCT 31, 2010 and translated, published and reviewed by DEC 15, 2010 resulted in a donation to your project's regional charity. Some rules apply. Read more
Wikipedia Pilot has now ended
The Health Speaks Wikipedia pilot has now ended. Thank you to all the members of the Health Speaks communities! We will be updating the website with the final results shortly.
Volunteers make it happen
Over 1800 people worked on the Health Speaks pilots in Arabic, Hindi and Swahili!
What is Google Translator Toolkit?It’s a free, online translation application that makes translating faster and easier. It enables translators to apply human accuracy to text that’s been efficiently translated by machine. Read more. See how it works.