Live Webinar: 5 Principles for Culturally Appropriate Translations of Indigenous Languages

About this event

Join us on Wednesday 4th November for a new chapter of Polaron Connect Webinar Series5 Principles for Culturally Appropriate Translations of Indigenous Languages. In this webinar, you will hear from:

  • Michael Nemarich, Manager National Operations at NAATI. Michael worked at The Arnhem Land Progress Aboriginal Corporation (ALPA) and at Indigenous Business Australia.
  • Lawson Stapleton, General Manager at ABC Multilingua. Lawson created the first South Australian Indigenous Interpreting and Translating service.
  • Lavinia Napaltjarri Heffernan, NAATI-certified Luritja/Pintupi < > English translator, experienced facilitator and educator.

They will discuss the challenges that emerge when communicating with Indigenous communities, and how to overcome those communication barriers more effectively.


Wednesday 4th November 2020, 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM AEDT.

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2:00 pm - 2:45 pm