Simultaneous Interpretation (15 Jun)

Cantonese-English interpreters needed for Pride Month event

Simultaneous Interpretation (15 Jun)
Human Rights
Gender Equality
Community Development

Posted 25 days ago. Application closes in 10 days.

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Project Details

What we need
  • Provide Cantonese-to-English / English-to-Cantonese interpretation for speeches and panel discussions off-stage
  • Event duration: 15 June (Saturday), approximately 1:00pm - 5:30pm. Exact timing will be provided closer to the event date
  • The seminar will include breaks between sessions, and interpreters will be able to take rotating breaks
  • (Optional) Interpreters may bring their own microphone and earphone
Background

We are seeking volunteers to provide Cantonese-to-English and English-to-Cantonese interpretation for speeches and panel discussions during a Pride Month event on June 15th. The event, titled "What's Next For LGBTQ+ Equality In HK," is organized by Rainbow of Hong Kong in collaboration with Les Corner Empowerment Association and Made in Gender.

What we have

Session materials will be shared when possible.

Why this is important

Join us in fostering unity and acceptance as we strive to create a more inclusive society in Hong Kong. The event is dedicated to examining the current landscape of LGBTQ+ rights in Hong Kong while also exploring fresh pathways towards diversity and inclusion. Our mission is to motivate both business leaders and members of the LGBTQ+ community. Together, we aim to drive inclusive cultural change throughout Hong Kong.Apply now to be a part of this meaningful event!

Project Period

15 Jun 2024 - 15 Jun 2024

Location

Eaton HK, 380 Nathan Road, Jordan, Kowloon

Team Project

You’ll be working with other awesome volunteers.

Honorarium available upon completion

Requirements

Time

5 hours in total

Skills
  • Communication
  • Translation
  • Interpretation
Experience Level
  • Open to all
  • Students
  • Some experience
  • Extensive experience
Language
  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • English

About the Organization

Rainbow of Hong Kong

https://www.rainbowhk.org/

Causes

Human Rights
Gender Equality
Community Development
What we do

Hong Kong Rainbow was established on December 1, 1998, the World AIDS Day. We are a non-profit charitable organization and has been granted tax-exempt status under Section 88 of the Hong Kong Inland Revenue Ordinance. Our organization is dedicated to promoting inclusivity, providing support, and advocating for the rights and well-being of the LGBT+ community. Over the years, we have tirelessly worked towards creating a safe and supportive space where members of the community can come together, celebrate diversity, and find the resources they need. At Rainbow of Hong Kong, we believe in the power of unity and acceptance. Join us on our journey towards a more inclusive and compassionate society. Together, we can make a positive impact and create a rainbow of diversity and understanding in Hong Kong.

Simultaneous Interpretation...

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