Working languages:
Indonesian to German
Indonesian to English
English to German

Friedhelm Betke
More than 20 years experience in SE Asia

Gelsenkirchen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Local time: 11:04 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: German (Variant: Germany) Native in German
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Translator (Indonesian-German/English) with strong social research background
Account type Freelancer
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Services Translation
Specializes in:
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Mathematics & Statistics
SurveyingGovernment / Politics
AnthropologyInternational Org/Dev/Coop

Translation education Intensive language training courses at the University of Cologne
Experience Registered at Aug 2015. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Software Adobe Acrobat, Frontpage, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Pages, Nisus Writer Pro, Mellel, iOS, OSX, Powerpoint
Diplom-Soziologe (MA equivalent), PhD in Social Sciences at University of Bielefeld, Germany; specialisation: International development cooperation, social research methodology, social statistics, social analysis.

Intensive Indonesian language training at Cologne University (1978/1980)

Since 1981: long-term assignments in Indonesia, including lecturing at local universities, long-term village-level field research, consulting, working as government advisor. Main language used was Bahasa Indonesia. Additionally, long-term assignments with UN agencies in Indonesia. Working languages: Bahasa Indonesia and English.

Long-term experience in authoring, editing, and translating presentations, memos, research reports, data collection tools, and conceptual frameworks featuring social policy issues, poverty measurement and public health monitoring in Indonesia (Bahasa Indonesia—English and vice-versa).

(Net-based) Information acquisition skills in both Indonesian and English language.
Keywords: translation, editing, proofreading, Indonesian, English, German, cultural management, internet, research, UN system, government reports, redigieren, übersetzen, indonesisch, englisch, deutsch, Kulturmanagement, Forschung

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Feb 11, 2017

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