The development of Global Signbank has been made possible with contributions from the following organisations:

  • Netherlands Organisation of Scientific Research (NWO), grants no. 360-70-500 and 277-70-014.
  • Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
  • University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN)
  • Platform Digital Infrastructure for the Social Sciences and the Humanities (PDI-SSH)

The logo for Global Signbank was developed by Chinese artist SUN Qian. In the video below, she explains in international sign how the logo came about.