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How to get ahead in public service translation

The Guardian newspaper has published a guide to working in public service interpreting and translation.

The article looks at a scheme in Tower Hamlets that seeks to help residents whose first language is not English access the services offered by a local housing organisation.

In the light of the comments by the Communities Secretary Eric Pickles about the cost of translation and interpreting, the article also quotes ITI Qualified Member Kasia Beresford, who explains that interpreting actually saves money by enabling communication. Kasia also underlines the highly skilled nature of her work.

Read the full article on the Guardian website.

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