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EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) publishes INFOCRIM report 22/11/2016 12:39

The EU Fundamental Rights Agency published its INFOCRIM report on the transposition of Directive 2010/64/EU. EULITA members contributed to this report by sending their replies to a survey sent out last year. The report "Rights of suspected and accused persons across the EU: translation, interpretation and information" was commissioned by DG Justice and will support it in preparing the report to the European Parliament.

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Proceedings of Opatija conference 2015 22/11/2016 11:18

The proceedings of the Opatija conference held in March 2015 have been published in a book entitled "Towards the Professionalization of Legal Translators and Court Interpreters in the EU" and can be purchased for a price of £61.99 from the publisher: http://www.cambridgescholars.com/towards-the-professionalization-of-lega....

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Report on EAW-Rights project 22/11/2016 10:42

The European Lawyers Foundation of the CCBE conducted an EAW-Rights project, analysing the implementation and operation of the European Arrest Warrant from the point of view of defence practitioners. The EAW-Rights report contains examples of good practice and recommendations and also contains valuable feedback on the translation of documents in connection with the European Arrest Warrant. It is available here.

 

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Save the date: 11/10/2016 16:17

EULITA – in cooperation with the Austrian association ÖVGD – organizes a conference in Vienna, Austria, on 30 and 31 March 2017, followed by the annual general assembly on 1 April 2017. You can find the Call for Papers here. Please visit the EULITA website for further details and the registration form. Looking forward to seeing you in Vienna!

– The EULITA Executive Committee

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NRPSI publishes third edition of its Annual Review 30/09/2016 15:20

The National Register of Public Service Interpreters (NRPSI) published the third edition of its Annual Review. This provides independent analysis of the information held on the National Register and insight into the state of the interpreting profession.

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efsli and EULITA sign Memorandum of Understanding 30/09/2016 14:56

On the occasion of the conference on "Multilingualism and equal rights in the EU: the role of sign languages" at the European Parliament in Brussels on 28 September 2016, Ivana Bucko, the newly elected efsli President, and Liese Katschinka, EULITA President, signed a Memorandum of Understanding, which will deepen the cooperation between these two European organisations.

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