New issue of Translatio online!

Issue 2019-02 (July 2019) of Translatio has been published. You will find news from our Federation as well as from our member associations. Enjoy your reading!

July 15, 2019  /  Comments Off on New issue of Translatio online!

Meet the winner of the international translation day poster competition 2019

The International Federation of Translators (FIT) is pleased to announce the winning design for this year’s poster to celebrate International Translation Day (ITD) on 30 September, in 2019 the International Year of Indigenous Languages.

June 22, 2019  /  Comments Off on Meet the winner of the international translation day poster competition 2019

Winner Announced!

Congratulations to Claudia Wolf (www.schoene-bilder-claudia-wolf.de), designer of the winning entry …

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2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages

To launch this important year,UNESCO held its inaugural opening of the International Year of Indigenous Languages in Paris on 28 January 2019. The United Nations also held a launch event in its New York HQ, attended by FIT Vice-President Alan Melby and FIT North America Regional Chair, Bill Rivers.

February 18, 2019  /  Comments Off on 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages

Lenguas 2019 International Forum

FIT President Kevin Quirk travelled to Mexico City to celebrate International Year of Indigenous Languages (IYIL) at Lenguas, the biennial conference jointly hosted by Interpret America and the Italia Morayta Foundation, whose focus this year was on indigenous languages. Mapuche poet and activist from Chile, Maria Teresa Panchillo, gave this year’s keynote address, championing the importance of indigenous languages and their survival. President Quirk joined a panel discussion with representatives from AIIC, GALA and Critical Link: Where to Now? Next Steps for Global Language Services.

February 18, 2019  /  Comments Off on Lenguas 2019 International Forum

Save the Date 06 October 2019 – Presidents Forum in Vienna, Austria

FIT will shortly be inviting presidents of its Member Associations …

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Season’s greetings

The President, the Council and the Secretariat wish you, your …

December 21, 2018  /  Comments Off on Season’s greetings

FIT signs MoU with the National Bureau of Translations in Kazakhstan

On 19 December 2018, FIT Council, chaired by the President …

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ITD 2018: Winner of the FIT ITD poster competition

Translation: promoting cultural heritage in changing times On 24 May …

July 24, 2018  /  Comments Off on ITD 2018: Winner of the FIT ITD poster competition

2018 International Translation Day

Translation: promoting cultural heritage in changing times On 24 May 2017, the …

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