External funding success

Congratulations to Professor Rita Wilson, Dr Marc Orlando and Dr Jim Hlavac who have been awarded funding for their project Professional Development for Interpreters and Translators. Total contract value is $240,453

The Multicultural Affairs and Social Cohesion division (MASC) of the Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPC) is contracting Monash Translation and Interpreting Studies to deliver a research-based program of Professional Development short courses for interpreters and translators working in various specialised settings in Victoria. The program will improve and facilitate communication between professionals and non-English speaking clients, and ensure equitable access to services for culturally and linguistically diverse people.