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20/02/2012 09:41

EULITA held its second General Assembly in Prague on 4 February 2012. The Executive Committee of EULITA thanks the Chamber of Court-Appointed Interpreters in the Czech Republic (KST ČR) for kindly hosting the general assembly, which took place in conjunction with the 15th anniversary of KST ČR and a two-day conference on “Improving Professionalism of Legal Translators and Court Interpreters: New Technologies”.

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16/02/2012 11:15

Encouraged by the success of the first "Interpreting the Future" conference which took place in Berlin in September 2009 with around 1,600 people from over 40 countries attending, Germany’s Federal Association of Interpreters and Translators (BDÜ) is planning a further three-day international conference for September 2012 on the subject of

Translators and Interpreters: Experts for International Communication in Specialised Fields

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10/02/2012 11:35

The Slovenian Association of Scientific and Technical Translators (abbreviated DZTPS in Slovenian, www.dztps.si) is pleased to announce that it has established a Section for Court Interpreters. This is in direct response to the TRAFUT workshop, organized in Ljubljana by EULITA in November 2011, and the adoption of Directive 20120/64/EU on the right to interpretation and translation in criminal proceedings.

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07/02/2012 17:33

The Centre for Translation Studies at the University of Surrey and the AVIDICUS II Project are pleased to announce the following pilot workshop for legal interpreters:

Pilot Workshop: Video-Mediated Interpreting in Criminal Proceedings

Centre for Translation Studies, University of Surrey, Guildford
2 dates available: Friday 9th March 2012 and Friday 23rd March 2012
Time: 10h30-15h30

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01/02/2012 16:14

The Building Mutual Trust (JLS /2007/219 project) aims to encourage common standards of competence for legal interpreters and translators in the judicial systems of the EU by providing models for training programmes, procedures and materials.

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11/01/2012 16:34

Doing the right thing: Ethics and deontology in translation and writing is the title of the second forum on this subject that Lessius Antwerpen/K.U.Leuven is organising in Antwerp, Belgium, on 13 and 14 December 2012. For details see www-lessius.eu/tnr/default.aspx

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