Symposium on Interpreter Training and Humanitarian Interpreting
1-2 April 2016, Monash University Law Chambers, 555 Lonsdale St, Melbourne
The work of interpreters in the 21st century is characterised by a need to adapt to many different contexts and modalities of work. One of these is the humanitarian context: in conflict zones, in disaster zones, or in refugee camps for example, interpreters have to cope with specific demands and realities. How do interpreters respond to them? How are they prepared to face them? What policies are put in place to help and protect them?
Published: 19-Feb-2016; Megh Shetty