Member since Jun '06

Working languages:
French to English
English to French
Spanish to English

Emma Cypher-Dournes
UN-accredited freelance interpreter

Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Local time: 10:50 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Interpreting, Translation, Editing/proofreading, Transcription, Project management, Copywriting
Specializes in:
International Org/Dev/CoopSocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Business/Commerce (general)Government / Politics
Marketing / Market ResearchManagement
Tourism & TravelWine / Oenology / Viticulture
JournalismCooking / Culinary

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 63, Questions answered: 41
Project History 0 projects entered
Translation education Master's degree - University of Bath
Experience Years of experience: 16. Registered at Jun 2004. Became a member: Jun 2006.
Credentials French to English (Chartered Institute of Linguists, verified)
Spanish to English (University of Bath.)
French to English (UN freelance accreditation (Geneva))
Spanish to English (UN freelance accreditation (Geneva))
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
Events and training
Professional practices Emma Cypher-Dournes endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
I specialise in:

Simultaneous or consecutive interpreting at conferences, meetings and events around the world.

Translation of:

Documents relating to development: international development or sustainable development, environmental impact assessments, renewable energy, capacity building, rural development, monitoring and evaluation, international institutions (UN, EU, WB), NGOs.

Documents that have to sound good in English: marketing and communications texts, press releases, magazine and newspaper articles, current affairs, tourism

Documents from the world of business: management, training, HR, tender procedures (expressions of interest, bid writing and management), company annual reports, social audits, etc.

I have been a full-time freelance interpreter and translator for the last 13 years. I also have 15 years professional experience in multinational corporations, working in French and English in International Development, Tourism, HR and Management.

I work with Wordfast on all translation projects. A native English speaker, I live in Madrid. I hold an MA in Interpreting and Translation from the University of Bath, an MSc in Politics (International Development) from Bristol University and a degree in English and French from the University of Paris. I am an AIIC pre-candidate, have been a member of the Institute of Linguists in UK and have Certified Pro status on Proz.

My competitive rates are available on demand.

For more information send me an email or call my mobile.

Keywords: interpreting, liaison, conference, simultaneous, consecutive, chuchotage, infrastructure development, public services, sustainable development, carbon trading, NGO, international development, rural development, environment, capacity building, marketing, commercial, literature, fashion, social sciences, proof-reading, editing, communication, journalism, ONG, développement d'infrastructures, services publics, développement international, développement rural, environnement, écologie, rapports d'activités, renforcement des capacités, marketing, communication, tourisme, rédactionnel, littérature, sciences sociales, relecture, journalisme, interprétation, consecutive, simultanée, interprête

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Jun 30, 2020

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