The Resource Kimberley Interpreter Service (KIS) for Aboriginal languages

Kimberley Interpreter Service (KIS) for Aboriginal languages

Label
Kimberley Interpreter Service (KIS) for Aboriginal languages
Title
Kimberley Interpreter Service (KIS) for Aboriginal languages
Title variation
KIS
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Announcement of first Aboriginal interpreter service in northwest of WA, Kimberley region; KIS is part of Mirima Dawang Woorlab-gerring Language and Culture Centre in Kununurra and works closely with the Kimberley Language Resource Centre in Halls Creek and the Kirrayili Adult Education Centre in Fitzroy Crossing; service will cover East and West Kimberley regions
  • "Service provides currently interpreters for the Aboriginal languages, Kriol, Jaru, Kija, Walmajarri, Kukatja, Bunuba, Gooniyandi, Murrinh-Patha, Karrajarri, Miriwoong, Ngarinyin, Nyangumarta, Mangala, Ngardi and Others. Most interpreters have received accreditation from the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI) and are trained to work in specialised environments such as law, health, social work, court trials, land claims, government, community affairs, business & legal settings and tourism & hospitality." (Website viewed 21/2/2007)
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  • Kimberley Interpreting Service
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australian languages
  • Translating and interpreting
Label
Kimberley Interpreter Service (KIS) for Aboriginal languages
Link
http://www.kimberleyinterpreting.org.au/
Publication
Extent
1 p.

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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