Finland – Interpreters Need Fluency in Red Tape
17 July, 2009
Interpreters are in high demand, as more immigrants need help to navigate their way through Finnish red tape. Now there’s a push to try and create a new vocational certificate for interpreters who specialize in Finnish bureaucracy.
The new vocational certification would ensure that interpreters were fluent in the jargon of Finnish social insurance, laws, police work, banking, government paperwork and the like.
More information at: http://www.yle.fi/uutiset/news/2009/07/interpreters_need_fluency_in_red_tape_867946.html