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English to Bahasa Translation of Equator Prize 2020 Nomination Form and selected outreach material

UNDP Global Programme on Nature for Development

28 Nov 2019 This opportunity is no longer available Share
28 Nov 2019 This opportunity is no longer available Share
Background and objectives
We are looking for UN Online Volunteers to help us translate the Equator Prize 2020 nomination form and related outreach materials from English to Bahasa. The Equator Prize is awarded to recognize and advance local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities. As local and indigenous groups across the world chart a path towards sustainable development, the Equator Prize shines a spotlight on their efforts on an international stage. The nomination form and related materials (such as short texts, and descriptors of online forms) will be emailed to the selected volunteers. The length of the English source document will be about 2,700-3,000 words. We will select one volunteer to conduct the initial translation, and one to proofread the translation.
Translation and interpretation
The Equator Initiative works with partners to identify, document, and analyze the success factors of local best practice, and to catalyze ongoing peer-to-peer learning, knowledge exchange and replication of best practice. The Equator Initiative accomplishes this through three action areas: the Equator Prize, the Equator Dialogues and Equator Knowledge. The Equator Prize is our flagship event, used to surface the most innovative sustainable development and climate change solutions at the local level.
Volunteers: 2 needed
11-20 hours per week / 1 weeks
We are looking for professional translators fluent in English and with excellent Bahasa language skills at native-speaker level. General understanding of global development and environmental issues is important.
English, Indonesian

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