Working languages:
Amharic to English
Amharic to Portuguese
English to Amharic

Girma Beshah

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Local time: 04:13 EAT (GMT+3)
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Training
Specializes in:
Government / PoliticsInternational Org/Dev/Coop
General / Conversation / Greetings / LettersHistory
Law (general)Linguistics

Experience Years of translation experience: 43. Registered at Jun 2015. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Portuguese Language, Culture and History, University of Lisbon, Portugal (Diploma),1959-1969
American Law, La Salle Extension University (Distance), LL.B, 1967-1969
Law, Political Science and Ethnology, University of Hamburg, Germany, M.A. 1969-1975

Lecturer for Amharic, Technology University of Lisbon, 1967-1969
German to Amharic Translator, Deutsche Presse Agentur, Hamburg, 1975-1976
Counselor, European Department, Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1977- 1980
Head of Translation and Publication Section, Central Committee of Worker's Party of Ethiopia,
Deputy Head, Foreign Relations Dept, WPE, 1984-1988
Presidential Language Service and Public Relations Head, Council of State, 1988-1991
Presidential Interpreter, for English ,German, Spanish and Portuguese, 1976-1991
Editor -in-Chief, PRESS DIGEST, 1993-2011
Country Representative, Africa Humanitarian Action, Republic of Angola, 1997-1999

Married, with four children

Profile last updated
Jun 4, 2015

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