FIT has co-signed an open letter to His Holiness Pope Francis calling for the protection of translators and interpreters at risk. Read the full letter here.
FIT launches a Prize for Translation of Russian Literature to celebrate the 2015 Year of Literature in Russia. Read the full press release here.
As guest of Professors Nicholai Garbowsky and Olga Kostikova of Russia’s prestigious Lomonosov Moscow State University (МГУ), President Dr Henry Liu attended the School of Translation and Interpretation’s 10th anniversary celebrations. Read the full press release here.
FIT and APTIC recently met with representatives of the Barcelona City Council to support Barcelona's bid to become a UNESCO City of Literature. Read the press release (in Catalan) here.
The FIT Newsletter Translatio, edition May 2015, is now online. You will find it in the Publications menu.
FIT as the voice of associations of translators, interpreters and terminologists around the world raises issues for users of translation, interpreting and terminology services and other interested parties pertinent to the evolving field of crowdsourcing, based on the latest research. Read the position statement here.
During its first two-day meeting of the 2014-2017 mandate the FIT Council focused on the future of the federation