Members of the deaf and hard of hearing community in Dumfries and Galloway are calling for greater support after the region's only British Sign Language interpreter
retired in December.
Discussing the issue of Muslim interpreters
in French colonial Africa, Tamba M'bayo follows in the footsteps of a new generation of social scientists such as Benjamin Lawrence, who believe that by placing African interpreters
in a central position, the world of academia can generate more positive understandings of them and their roles.
She will represent certified practicing interpreters
and serve for a term expiring Oct.
are increasingly required to be involved in: (i) video conference interpreting (VCI), where there are two locations and the interpreter
is in either one; or (ii) remote interpreting (RI), where all participants are together in one location and the interpreter
is in a separate, remote location.
When Snoop Dogg performed at a jazz festival, the star of the show wasn't him: it was the show's sign language interpreter
When there is not a shared language, interpreters
Committee member Amy Borman, general counsel for the 15th Circuit and former RJAC chair, said many lawyers are not aware of the scope of the court's action and aren't using registered interpreters
for their depositions, mediations, court appearances, and other related activities.
Sign language interpreters
in the district earn between $18 and $22.
2 million deaf people live in Michigan, which has some of the nation's toughest testing requirements for interpreters
, and only one in every three sign language interpreter
positions is filled.
19 September 2014 - US language and transportation services provider Interpreters
Unlimited said it had acquired domestic sign language interpretation services firm Accessible Communication for the Deaf Inc (ACD) without disclosing the price of the transaction.
However, multiple federal regulations, reinforcing the 1964 Civil Right Act, require that any organization that receives federal funding is required to provide English-language interpreters
as part of its services.
In addition, in order to do the job well, interpreters
need tremendous amounts of attention and concentration over prolonged periods of time (Hong, 2003).