Interpreters Unlimited Named Top 35 Largest Interpreting Service Provider (multilingual.com)

SAN DIEGO, October 7, 2021 — Interpreters Unlimited (IU) has been named to the Top 35 Largest Interpreting Service Providers List (Worldwide) by Nimdzi. Nimdzi is a market research and international consulting company with an […]

Refugee Crisis Calls for More Pashto, Dari Interpreters (multilingual.com)

Organizations providing aid to Afghan refugees across the United States are struggling to keep up with the demand for language services for the recent influx of Afghans fleeing their home […]

UK Ministry of Defence Leaks Afghan Interpreters’ Identities (multilingual.com)

A recent blunder by the United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defence could have sever implications for Afghan interpreters seeking asylum in light of the recent Taliban takeover in Afghanistan. In an […]

Fake Interpreters, Fake LinkedIn Profiles, SlatorCon Highlights (slator.com)

First up, Florian and Esther share key takeaways from SlatorCon Remote, which hosted 13 guest speakers and drew in over 300 attendees. Esther talks about the Video Localization panel, where […]

Advocating for Interpreters in Afghanistan With Red T Spokesperson Rebecca Petras (slator.com)

Rebecca Petras, Spokesperson for non-profit Red T, joins SlatorPod to bring awareness to their advocacy for the protection of translators and interpreters in high-risk settings. Rebecca shares details of her […]

Déjà Vu for US Translators, Interpreters Up Against Potentially Disruptive PRO Act (slator.com)

US translators and interpreters (T&Is), once again, find themselves defending their right to freelance as the country’s legislators consider a new, potentially disruptive bill: the PRO Act. The acronym stands […]

Interpreters Wonder How to Charge for Recorded Remote Simultaneous Interpreting (slator.com)

Remote simultaneous interpreting (RSI) exploded during the Covid pandemic after meetings and conferences were forced to go virtual. Clients flocked to RSI providers sooner than they might have otherwise, and […]

BSL Interpreters at COVID Briefings are a Must, Judge Finds (multilingual.com)

Two separate COVID-19 briefings in England were retroactively found to have excluded deaf individuals in the country, as the government did not provide a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter for […]

Norway Tenders Out USD 47m Interpreting Framework Agreement (slator.com)

Norway’s Labor and Welfare Authority (NAV) has started its search for interpretation providers for a framework agreement worth an estimated  EUR 40m (NOK 417m). Providers have until August 18, 2021 […]

Los Angeles Terminates Telework for Interpreters; Union Up in Arms (slator.com)

Court interpreters in Los Angeles County, California have been asked to return to on-site work. The California Federation of Interpreters (CFI), a workers union, said on its website that some […]

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