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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.


November 2014 Translatio now online

The November 2014 edition of Translatio is now online. You will find it in the Publications menu.

Press Release from the President

On 3 August the triennial Statutory Congress of the International Federation of Translators – the voice of associations of translators, interpreters and terminologists around the world – elected the 17-member Council of the Federation for the period from 6 August 2014 until the conclusion of the FIT Congress in Brisbane [...]

ITD in New Zealand

New Zealand kicked off the celebration of International Translation Day with The Transparent Translator, organised in conjunction with the Goethe-Institut. Dr John Jamieson (German to English) and Ian Cormack (English into Te Reo Maori), members of NZSTI, translated sections of a brand new novel live at the National Library of [...]

New Resolution

Recognizing the danger and the urgency of the situation of colleagues who undertake their work in conflict zones all over the world, the participants at the 2014 FIT Statutory Congress in Berlin called upon national governments and the international community... [read more]

International Translation Day 2014

Join us in celebrating International Translation Day on 30 September 2014! Download the President's message here.

FIT Flash is online

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.

New Translatio now online

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.