Translator/Proofreader (Chinese to English)

Help us translate, edit or proofread for our interview transcript

Project Details

What we need

  • Help with the translate from Chinese to English
  • Proofread and check our English translation
  • There are 12 pages in total to be translated amongst 2-3 volunteers

Background

To launch an art project to document a sawmill and timber factory , which has been operating from 1947 to 2021, witnessing the major transitions and development of Hong Kong. The factory is currently facing eviction due to the North East New Territory New Development Art Planning, which will be another transition of Hong Kong . Make art about "A story of Hong Kong is a story on a leased land ".

What we have

Interview transcript and/or translation draft

Why this is important

Arts for Good Foundation promotes arts for all, arts for good, and arts for inclusion. Community, history and heritage, and transition of Hong Kong is the key element of our all our education programmes to help the future generations understand the transitions of Hong Kong through art making and storytelling.

Project Period

29 Jan 2021 - 14 Feb 2021

Location

Remote

Team Project

You’ll be working with other awesome volunteers.

Requirements

6 hours in total

Time Commitment

Skills

  • Communication
  • Copywriting
  • Translation
  • Proofreading

Language

  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Chinese (Traditional)
  • English

This project is part of the Swire Trust Go-Givers Program

Together with Swire Trust, we've launched the Swire Trust Go-Givers Program which encourages skilled volunteers for their NGOs partners.

From 2020 to 2022, you can volunteer for Swire's NGO partners and redeem educational and experiential rewards. For details, please see here. 🙌🏻

10 outstanding volunteers will also be selected annually as the “Swire Trust Go-Givers of the Year” with special rewards & recognition! Meet our Go-Givers of 2021 here.

Swire Trust Go-Givers Program

About the Organization

Arts For Good Foundation

Arts For Good Foundation

www.artsforgoodfoundation.com

Causes

EducationCommunity DevelopmentArts & Culture

What we do

A social enterprise aiming to foster social inclusion through the soft power of Arts.

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