Sponsoring Translators Without Borders… Translating for Humanity
May 19, 2013
Translators without Borders is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization (TIN 27-3840123) which helps to provide more knowledge to more people in the language they need it. Since early 2011, Translators without Borders has translated just under 10 million words for humanitarian non-profits worldwide. That is $2 million USD in translations that non-profits put back into their programs.
Samples of their fine work include training new translators in Kenya to increase the pool of available Swahili translators, aiding Kenyans during their elections by translating SMS messages and helping Syrian refugees get critical information in Arabic.
Globalization Partners International is happy to have been a sponsor to Translators without Borders for the last two years.
Translators without Borders:
To learn more about this great organization, Translators without Borders, please:
- Follow them on Twitter (@TranslatorsWB)
- Like them on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/translatorswithoutborders
- Visit their blog: www.translatorswithoutborders.tumblr.com
- Check their website: www.translatorswithoutborders.org
Much of Translators without Borders work is done on the African continent. Globalization Partners International, through its offices in Dubai (UAE) and Cairo (Egypt) provides translations for documents, websites and software to and from many of the African languages ranging from Amharic to Swahili.
Over the years, Globalization Partners International has helped companies, NGOs and nonprofits achieve their charitable goals through financial, language and technology assistance from the Live Earth SOS Campaign to INMED Partnerships for Children to Translators without Borders.
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Daniela Bustamante - Director: Global Production Services
Daniela has over 16 years' experience in the translation, localization and language instruction professions. She holds a degree in Sworn, Literary, Technical, and Scientific Translation from the Instituto Nacional de Enseñanza Superior Olga Cossettini in Rosario, Argentina. Starting her career as a translator for English-Spanish/Spanish-English in 1990 over the years she has worked for several Localization Agencies as a translator, assistant project manager and senior project manager. She has completed a wide range of professional certifications in document and website localization with emphasis on translation, budgeting, quality control and project management including The Localization Institute’s Triple Certification in Localization Project Management (Localization Institute Chico, CA, USA). She has managed a wide variety of document, website, software and audio-video localization projects utilizing different Translation Management Systems (TMS), Translation Memory (TM) and I18n and L10n tool suites.