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Managing interpretation as a risk factor for your multilingual event

 | Interpretation best practices
Risk management is a key element of event management. Find out what makes interpretation an important risk factor, and how to minimize the risk effectively.
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Argentina leads the way for interpreting standards in South America

 | Interpreter insights
Find out how Argentina is involved in developing interpreting standards, a key step to enhancing service quality.
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3 things you should know about simultaneous interpretation in South America

 | Interpretation best practices
Calliope member Verónica Pérez Guarnieri shares her insights on simultaneous interpretation in Spanish-speaking South America.
Interpreting with a bidule at a Tai Chi demonstration during the IOC World Conference on Sport for All in Lima, Peru.

Tour-guide interpretation systems : the pros and cons

 | Interpretation best practices
If you are thinking of using a portable interpretation system for a short meeting, or for an ‘on the move’ event such as a guided visit, read our advice first!
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What’s inside a consecutive interpreter’s notebook

 | Interpretation best practices
How do consecutive interpreters remember everything they need to translate, when they have so little time to take notes? Read this blog to find out.
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3 things you should know about simultaneous interpretation in Africa

 | Interpretation best practices
With years of experience as an interpreter based in Accra, Ghana, Calliope member Victor Imboua-Niava shares insights on simultaneous interpretation in Africa.