August 9, 2018
Indigenous Peoples: India

Indigenous languages at risk

Linguistic diversity is at risk around the world, and the effects are especially being felt by indigenous peoples. UNESCO, who compiles information about language endangerment, has found that around 600 languages have become extinct in the last century alone. Alarmingly they are disappearing at a rate of one every two […]
July 10, 2018
World cup in your language

World Cup Language Poster

Download/print our poster below and cheer on the World Cup semi-finalists in their official languages!
June 6, 2018

7 reasons to learn another language

In today’s interconnected world, one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself is a second language. Here are seven reasons why. 1. Communicate with more people Learning a second language opens the opportunity to speak with a much larger number of people.  It means there are more people you can […]
March 12, 2018
Lewis_&_Clark_at_Three_Forks

Female interpreters who shaped history

From the Age of Discovery to the Age of the Internet, interpreters and translators have played an important role in helping people communicate by overcoming linguistic barriers. For Women’s History Month, we highlight some of the female interpreters and translators who helped shape historical events around the globe. La Malinche […]
February 21, 2018
Mother languages day photo

International Mother Language Day 2018

  International Mother Language Day has been celebrated annually on the 21st February since 1999. Today people from around the globe will celebrate linguistic diversity, encourage multilingualism and promote the importance of mother languages. The term mother language is used to describe the language that a person first learns as […]
February 9, 2018
ClearVoice-Olympics-volunteers

Interpreters and translators at PyeongChang 2018!

Today marks the official start of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018! The Olympic games bring together people from around the world to compete, officiate and spectate. Among them are thousands of professional translators and interpreters. Athletes from 91 competing nations and Russian athletes who will compete as ‘Olympic Athletes […]