Happy International Translation Day!
International Translation Day (ITD) is celebrated on 30 September. 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages
The International Federation of Translators FIT is pleased to join the United Nations and UNESCO in 2019 in acknowledging the importance of translation, interpreting and terminology in indigenous languages.
Interpreters and translators of indigenous languages offer native speakers a chance to participate fully in the cultural and political life of society, providing access to basic services such as health care, education, information and justice in their mother tongue, while opening others’ ears and eyes to the rich heritage of indigenous cultures.
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