United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)
Result of Service
Interpretation services professionally and appropriately provided during the meetings in three languages (English, French, Spanish).
Start Date: 19 October 2023
End Date: 29 October 2023
Duties and Responsibilities
The Secretariat for the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species (CMS) is seeking interpreters to serve at the following meetings in Samarkand, Uzbekistan:
– 54th Meeting of the Standing Committee (StC54): 22 October 2023
– 14th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP14): 23 – 26 and 28 October 2023
– 55th Meeting of the Standing Committee (StC55): 28 October 2023
The interpreters are needed to work during the COP plenary sessions from 22-26 October 2023 and on 28 October 2023. Meetings will be held in three languages (English, French and Spanish).
Specific tasks and responsibilities:
1) Providing simultaneous Interpretation from or to the following languages:
2) Familiarizing themselves with the topics to be discussed via the meeting documents which are available online
Interpretation session is recorded in the digital recording
Academic Qualifications: Postgraduate degree/diploma in interpreting techniques, English, French and Spanish
A minimum of one year of experience in interpreting English-French-English, English-Spanish-English, and French- Spanish-French in international environmental meetings is required.
Knowledge of terminology used in the UN, UNEP and the CMS Secretariat is required.
Membership of AllC is an asset.
Language: Fluency in English, French and/ or Spanish (oral & reading) is required.
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