|Articles and Reports|
The Irish Translators' and Interpreters' Association endeavours to keep its membership informed of developments in the profession both in Ireland and in other jurisdictions. To this end, articles and reports that may be of interest to our members will be carried in this section. If you have or know of a report or article that is suitable for publication here, please contact the ITIA at:
Dossier of Evidence-Legal Interpreting in the UK / prepared by Involvis, May 2012
Legal interpreting in the news in Ireland / Mary Phelan, 2011
Hundreds of court, Garda interpreters have no qualification / Carl O'Brien, Irish Times, 7 June 2010
No quality controls laid down for court, Garda interpreters / Carl O'Brien, Irish Times, 7 June 2010
"Even with my English, I could tell it wasn't right" / Case Study, Irish Times, 7 June 2010
Lost in Translation Irish Times, 7 June 2010
Copyright and translation - Samantha Holman, CEO of the Irish Copyright Licensing Agency (ICLA) December 2009
Google Book Settlement - Samantha Holman, CEO of the Irish Copyright Licensing Agency (ICLA) (December 2009)
What is Copyright? Samantha Holman, CEO of the Irish Copyright Licensing Agency (ICLA) December 2009
Google Books Settlement. Information provided by FIT, May 2009
Interpreters in court pay row by Mark Tighe, Sunday Times, 29 March 2009.
Discussion on police interpreters in the UK Parliament 9 March 2009
Legal Interpreting and Translation in the EU: Justice, Freedom and Security through Language. Erik Hertog, January 2008
Lost in Translation - Interpreting for an Garda Siochána by Tom O'Sullivan. November 2008
Interpreting, Translation and Public Bodies in Ireland by Mary Phelan on behalf of the NCCRI
Developing Quality Cost-effective Interpreting and Translation Services for Government Service Providers in Ireland - report commissioned by the NCCRI / The Office of the Minister for Integration and published in 2008.
Mistranslating Interpreters / Sunday Times, 6 May 2007
Recruiting Interpreters / Breda Heffernan, Irish Independent , 6 June 2006
Career in translating/interpreting by Caroline Allen. Irish Independent 13 May 2004
'Training' plea for court interpreters by Patricia McDonagh
Breaking the Language Barrier: Access to Justice in the New Ireland (2007) - Ivana Bacik, Reid Professor of Criminal Law, Trinity College Dublin
Legal Interpreting in Britain by Leo Hickey.