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Call for Abstracts – efsli2017

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Interpreting in the medical, mental and allied heath care settings Efsli 2017 – AGM & Conference in Toulouse, France 8th-10th September 2017 Call for Abstracts>>> French efsli-2017-afils-appel-a-communications >>> English efsli-2017-afils-call-for-abstracts

AGM & Conference 2014

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The efsli AGM & conference 2014 will take place from 12th – 14th September in Antwerp, Belgium. The efsli board is very happy to inform you that the registration is open! Please visit the efsli conference website and find out more: http://efsli.org/2014/ The early bird deadline for registrations is 18th April. Warmest regards, On behalf Continue Reading

Press release Launch of “Learning Outcomes” and “Assessment Guidelines”

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– PRESS RELEASE – Launch of publications “Learning Outcomes” and “Assessment Guidelines” for courses leading to the qualification of Sign Language Interpreters 17th december 2013 The European Parliament Brussels 10:00 – 13:00 hours Speakers: • Adam Kosa, MEP • Werner Kuhn, MEP • Peter Llewellyn-Jones, President of the European Forum of Sign Language Interpreters (efsli) Continue Reading

efsli’s reply on the “fake” interpreter at the memorial service of Nelson Mandela

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12th December 2013, Peter Llewelyn-Jones, president of efsli wrote the following reply on behalf of the efsli board: “The world is at last taking notice that untrained and, as in this case, incompetent interpreters are denying Deaf people access to important events that the rest of us take for granted. The use of an incompetent Continue Reading

Launch “Learning Outcomes” and “Assessment Guidelines”

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FULL ACCESS Agenda efsli is very happy to announce the launch on the 17th December at the European Parliament of the publications “Learning Outcomes for Graduates of a Three Year Sign Language Interpreting Training Programme” and “Assessment Guidelines for Sign Language Interpreting Training Programmes”. This event is hosted by MEPs: Ádám Kósa and Werner Kuhn. Continue Reading

ProSign conference announcement for April 2013

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Pro-Sign Expert Team is organising a conference open to all professionals and researchers interested in developing and establishing common sign language levels. Conference The CEFR for Signed Languages in Higher Education will take place 13th and 14th April 2013 in Graz, Austria. Please find the conference information >>>here.

Deaf interpreter working seminar

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efsli Deaf interpreter working seminar fully booked On 13 September 2012 the first efsli working seminar for Deaf interpreters will take place in Vienna, Austria. Experienced Deaf interpreters from across Europe applied to participate and have been selected based on their representation, skills and experience. The deadline for applications has passed and the seminar is Continue Reading