European Commission - Interpretation

The Interpreting Service of the European Commission ensures that the citizens of Europe can communicate with each other and with the people working in the EU-institutions.

February 29th, 2016    

Speechmaking for Interpretation Teachers

Andrew Upton, interpreter in the English Booth, gives some interesting ideas on how to put together a good speech to test students' abilities, knowledge, skills, etc.

  • Link to the video HERE

February 24th, 2016    

Head of European Commission’s English interpreters interviewed

John Swales, the Head of the European Commission's English interpreters, is interviewed by Matthew Perret about the interpreting profession, what it's like, what you need to have in order to practice it and how to get in.