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English to Chinese translation of a project document

UNDP China

24 May 2018 This opportunity is no longer available Share
24 May 2018 This opportunity is no longer available Share
Background and objectives
UNV China office is seeking 2 translation volunteers. Each will translate a project document around 15 pages from English to Chinese regarding application materials for the fund of South-South cooperation. Volunteers will contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). NOTE: *Volunteers must keep confidential for the translated document. *A certification will be issued to volunteers upon completion and satisfaction of service. *Volunteers will be duly credited on the document as a token of appreciation for the efforts and time they donated free of charge. *All rights of the original documents and its translation are reserved. *Before officially delegating the assignments, shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a brief written test. Selected volunteers are expected to deliver the translation in 1 week with excellence. Volunteers are expected to start the service by end-of-May latest. Communications will be made via e-mail.
Translation and interpretation
The background of the document is application material for the found of South-South cooperation. Excellent work will be highly appreciated from selected online volunteers. The volunteer will contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Volunteers: 2 needed
6-10 hours per week / 1 weeks
Undergraduate degree or above in English, OR experience studying in an English-speaking country for more than a year, OR having a translation qualification could serve the purpose. Experience with translating official documents from English to Chinese an asset. Excellent command of Chinese and English. Excellent writing skills in Chinese. Knowledge or degree in public affairs, international development or other relevant fields. The accuracy and rigorousness of the translation is highly valued.
English, Chinese

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