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Volunteer translators needed for humanitarian translations

Posted: Feb 1, 2018 11:23 GMT   (GMT: Feb 1, 2018 11:23)

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Services required: Translation, Transcription

Languages: English to Nepali, English to Rundi, English to Somali, English to Swahili, English to Tigrinya, English to Urdu

Job description:

Translators without Borders (TWB) is a non-profit organization that provides people with access to vital information in a language they understand. TWB's mission is to increase access to critical knowledge using local languages, especially in the areas of health, human rights, and humanitarian response.

We are looking for volunteers to translate from English to Urdu, Nepali, Rundi, Tigrinya, Somali and Swahili for our non-profit partners. Volunteer translators will have the chance to work with UNHCR, the Emergency Nutrition Network (ENN), iACT and other important non-profit organizations.

If you are fluent in English and one of the languages above, and are willing to support people in need with your language skills, please apply here: and we will get back to you in 2-3 working day.

If you have any question, please contact us at [HIDDEN]

TWB offers reference letters, badges and certificates to most active volunteers, as well as other kind of appreciation tokens.

We look forward to seeing you on the team, and we hope that you will help us spreading the word.

Poster country: United States

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Subject field: General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Quoting deadline: Feb 27, 2018 00:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Feb 28, 2018 00:00 GMT
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Contact person title: Project Manager

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