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Support for the translation of web article from English to Italian

Associazione Nazionale Vittime Civili di Guerra - Onlus

08 Jun 2021 This opportunity is no longer available Share
08 Jun 2021 This opportunity is no longer available Share
Task
Background and objectives
Requirements
We are looking for Online Volunteers who are available for a few hours a week for the next four months to translate (ENG to Italian- Italian to ENG) one web article (max 250 words) per week. Under the overall supervision of L'Osservatorio Project Leader, each Online Volunteers will take care of translation preserving the meaning of the original language and ensuring that the final document is readable, free of jargon, and clear to an educated audience which may not be expert in the topic. The Online Volunteers should excel at translating the vocabulary of human rights topics. They will be credited in the published articles.
Translation
Translation and interpretation
L’Osservatorio is a research centre focused on documenting the experience of civilians in conflicts, by presenting their subjective perspectives and assessing the economic and social impact on victims, as well as their resilience. We were created within the Italian National Association for Civilian Victims of Wars (ANVCG), a non-profit organization, founded in 1943. While our office is based in Rome, Italy, we are looking forward to collaborating with Online Volunteers and interns from around the world to assist with the translation of articles that highlight international current events affecting civilian victims and the means to promote and prevent further abuses.
Volunteers: 4 needed
1-5 hours per week / 16 weeks
Native Italian speaker with fluency in English. Proven experience in translations from English to Italian. Knowledge of the topic of Human Rights and International relations. High standard of accuracy, consistency and faithfulness to the spirit, style and nuances of the original text.
Global
English, Italian

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