Language data fills a critical gap for humanitarians
Until now, humanitarians have not had access to data about the languages people speak. But a series of open-source languageRead more.
TWB intern is recognized as a Young African Leader
At Translators without Borders (TWB), we are lucky to have extraordinary team members who are recognized worldwide. We are alwaysRead more.
Humanitarian work close to home: Irina Nosova
Translators improve lives by translating potentially lifesaving information into languages spoken by vulnerable individuals. Those who volunteer as part ofRead more.
Transfer Learning Approaches for Machine Translation
This article was originally posted in the TWB Tech Blog on medium.com TWB’s current research focuses on bringing language technologyRead more.
100 Translations to Prevent Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
Written by Alice Castillejo, Programme Advisor for Translators without Borders For every new response, we need the right words toRead more.
The Core Humanitarian Standard Commitments are now available in plain English
The Core Humanitarian Standard Commitments are now available in plain English Written by Kate Murphy, Plain-language editor for Translators withoutRead more.
On the ground in the Democratic Republic of Congo: language support can help earn people’s trust in the Ebola response
The communication challenges between communities and responders aiming to stop the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of CongoRead more.
TWB’s first Arabic translation contest
We recently held our very first translation contest for Translators without Borders’ thriving community of Arabic translators. Ninety-two talented translatorsRead more.
When words fail: audio recording for verification in multilingual surveys
“Sir, I want to ask you some questions if you agree?” With that one sentence, our enumerator summarized the 120-wordRead more.