WITTA (World Interpreter and Translator Training Association) launched

On 18 November 2016, representatives of forty world-renowned colleges and universities, prestigious academic journals and sci-tech enterprises convened in Guangzhou, discussed and agreed on the establishment of the World Interpreter and Translator Training Association (WITTA). At the meeting, representatives of the Founding Members also discussed and approved WITTA Guangzhou Declaration, The WITTA Charter, The Governance of WITTA, and finally The Resolution of WITTA Founding Meeting. On 19-20 November, more than a hundred participants from all over the world participated in the Congress and conducted in-depth discussions on the future of interpreter and translator education.

More information can be found at: http://english.gdufs.edu.cn/Item/88579.aspx