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Translation of Mapping Report from English to French

UNDP Nigeria

03 May 2021 This opportunity is no longer available Share
03 May 2021 This opportunity is no longer available Share
Background and objectives
A report has been produced and layout in English for a mapping study conducted on donor initiatives. We require the report to be translated to French to maintain the layout and the translated report be ready for publication and Launch at a wider forum of donors. The report is 126 pages with approximately 35,000 words.
Translation and interpretation
Mapping Study of Small Arms and Light Weapons Initiatives in West Africa. The objective of the mapping is to identify all stakeholders and the myriad interventions on SALW in West Africa as a basis for ensuring coherent responses to preventing the proliferation and use of SALW in conflict. This will also provide the ECOWAS Conflict Prevention Framework Database and the Prevention of Violent Extremism program (PVE) with critical information in the form of specific country actors, issues, arms dynamics, interventions, successes, impacts, and lessons. The mapping collects data related to SALW project interventions in West Africa, lessons learned, best practices as well as their impacts on host governments’ ownership of security governance. This will be achieved by providing relevant, timely, and accurate information necessary for evidence-based policy action. The exercises will also be aimed at mapping out existing gender dimensions in SALW initiatives within the ECOWAS region to form a basis for appropriate response. The volunteer's contribution in translating the report to French will enable the project Launch the report at a global forum in June 2021
Volunteers: 3 needed
11-20 hours per week / 4 weeks
The Volunteer should be bi-lingual and understand English and French, familiar with reports layout and formatting, and versatile in project report writing and translation is a plus.
English, French

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