What's plain language?
A communication is in plain language if its wording, structure, and design are so clear that the intended readers can easily find what they need, understand what they find, and use that information.
Who's plain language for?
What is The International Plain Language Federation?
Who runs the Federation?
How long has the Federation been around?
Can I join?
I have questions. Who can I talk to?
Our Chair, Vera Gergely firstname.lastname@example.org
Where can I learn more about plain language?
Who's using and promoting plain language?
Plain language is recognized widely as making information accessible to readers. Here are just a few examples of where it’s being used.
Australia – Law and Justice Foundation
Australia – Victoria Law Foundation
India – Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy
Ireland – National Adult Literacy Agency
Sweden – Ministry of Justice
Wales – University of Bangor
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