Welcome to FIT!

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.


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.

More news from the FIT Council meeting in Baku

During its first two-day meeting of the 2014-2017 mandate the FIT Council focused on the future of the federation

FIT Council in Baku

FIT President Henry Liu meets with local stakeholders in BAKU to increase visibility, read more

Announcement of ITD 2015 poster competition winner

The winner of the 2015 International Translation Day poster competition has been chosen! FIT congratulates Laura Lindstedt, representing SKTL from Finland. Read the full announcement and see the winning poster here. FIT members may download the poster here for use in promoting ITD in 2015.

Announcement and Call for Papers for International Forum in Peru

The FIT Committee for Legal Translation and Interpretation, in cooperation with the Colegio de Traductores del Perú (CTP), under the auspices of the International Federation of Translators and with the support of Universidad Femenina del Sagrado Corazón, Universidad Ricardo Palma, Universidad César Vallejo, and Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, will [...]

IMIA Salary Survey

IMIA requests that medical interpreters fill in a salary survey. Your answers will help IMIA determine the present conditions and emerging trends regarding salaries in the medical interpreter profession. The survey is designed to cover up to two jobs related to medical interpreting; answer for both if you like. Please [...]