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FIT (the Fédération Internationale des Traducteurs/International Federation of Translators) is an international grouping of associations of translators, interpreters and terminologists. More than 100 professional associations are affiliated, representing over 80,000 translators in 55 countries. The goal of the Federation is to promote professionalism in the disciplines it represents.

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July 2015 Translatio is now on line

The July Issue of Translatio is now on line. Your Translatio team has put together another truly global issue to accompany you on your summer holiday wherever you are heading for your well earned break (for those in Southern Hemisphere, we can just read in anticipation!). You will find it [...]

Open Letter to His Holiness Pope Francis

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.

Prize for Translation of Russian Literature

FIT launches a Prize for Translation of Russian Literature to celebrate the 2015 Year of Literature in Russia. Read the full press release here.

FIT President in Moscow

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 join forces

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.

May 2015 Translatio is now online

The FIT Newsletter Translatio, edition May 2015, is now online. You will find it in the Publications menu.

Position Statement on Crowdsourcing

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.

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