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.
Following the meeting of the Statutory Congress in Berlin, we are pleased to share the latest FIT FLASH with feedback on the meeting. Download it from the Publications menu/FIT Flash.
The Congress edition of the FIT Newsletter Translatio from August 2014 is online. Download the English or French version on this website, menu Publications/Translatio.
One of the most important and widely recognized functions FIT fulfils for its member associations is the awarding of FIT prizes and awards at FIT World Congresses. Being selected by an international jury to receive a FIT prize or award signifies recognition of the 'best of the best' by one's [...]
The program supports translations of canonical texts, contemporary key works in the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies from Eastern to Western European languages or vice versa, or between two Eastern European languages. Special emphasis is put on translations of relevant works written by East European authors and/or female scholars. [...]
Dear colleague As we celebrate International Translation Day 2013 under the theme Beyond Linguistic Barriers – A United World, we should pause and consider what a valuable role translators, interpreters and terminologists play in making the concept of the “global village” a reality. Those of us working in this profession [...]
To make it easier for you to find the right translator, FIT Europe dressed the list of online directories of all European professional translator associations belonging to FIT. This is a preliminary step in the FIT-Europe project for a European Translator Search Engine. The following list contains the different member [...]